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View from the south stand: Sale 24 Cardiff 0

By Cap'n Major Bloodnok
December 12 2017

November/December is the time when it seems that we are playing in a different competition every other week. AP, ECC, A/W… This week Cardiff Blues came to Salford so it’s either the Anglo/Welsh or European Challenge Cup. Who knows? As long as it’s rugby.... More >

View from the south stand: Sale 18 Saints 15

By snatching defeat from the jaws of victory at Leicester the previous week, Sale had left themselves in something of a bind: nearly half the season gone and only two victories t... More >

View from the south stand: Sale 29 Saracens 22

The Anglo-Welsh cup is, by tradition or design, mostly used as a proving ground for young and/or fringe squad members. This game could be seen, then, as a comparison of the quality... More >

View from the south stand: Sale 6 Exeter 10

Following the European Challenge cup games, we had a one-week return to AP action before the Anglo-Welsh cup starts up. Reigning champions Exeter made the long journey up the Ms 5 ... More >

Vue depuis la tribune: Lyon 27 Sale 24

It always seems to be the way that Sale end up in a ‘group of death’ in European competitions. This year’s opponents are the top two teams in the French league an... More >

View from the south stand: Sale 20 Toulouse 20

And so we hit the pause button on the Aviva Premiership, move across to the second string European competition (whatever it’s officially called — I don’t know) ... More >

View from the south stand: Sale 57 Gloucester 10

There is a wide range of emotions with which a sports fan can leave at the end of a match, all the way from abject despair through relief to utter joy. Occasionally, though, we man... More >

View from the south stand: Sale 36 Irish 7

Spoiler alert: we won and won impressively. Irish had already beaten Quins this season, so this result was not a foregone conclusion, especially after last week’s debacle. No... More >

View from the south stand: Sale 12 Newcastle 13

So here we are for the first home game of the new season; several exciting new signings and a promise of kicking on from the improvements of last season. Disappointing to ship 7 tr... More >

Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more...

Here we go again and my first full season as a moderator. The season has started with a try fest and the highlights on Channel 5 made for good viewing. But what about Sale?... More >

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