Sale Sharks is an English professional rugby union club who play in the English Premiership.
The club was founded in 1861 and is one of the oldest clubs in English rugby. Throughout their history they have been one of the leading rugby union clubs in the North of England.
Sale Sharks won the 2006 Premiership title with a 45–20 win against Leicester Tigers.
During the summer of 2012, the 2005-06 season champions moved from Edgeley Park, their home since 2003, to the newly constructed Salford City Stadium (now renamed AJ Bell Stadium), to share with the Salford City Reds.
AJ Bell Stadium,
Eccles, Manchester, M30 7WH