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Seymour pens new Sale deal

Dave Seymour. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA Archive/Press Association Images

Sale Sharks have confirmed that club captain David Seymour has signed a new contract to extend his stay at the club.

David, who joined the club in 2009 from Saracens, has become a crowd favourite for his leadership skills and consistent performances week in week out.

David said: “ I have enjoyed my time at the club and whilst we are currently at the foot of the Premiership, there is a good strong team spirit and we feel we can rescue our season and reward our loyal fans. I look forward to spending my future years at the club.”

Director of Rugby Steve Diamond said: “ I have had the pleasure of coaching David at both Saracens and Sale Sharks. He is a great player and a natural leader. We are delighted he has agreed a new deal.”

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