Premiership: Sale Sharks v Newcastle Falcons
|Venue: AJ Bell Stadium Date: Saturday, 6 October Kick-off: 15:00 BST|
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Sale have made three adjustments to the beginning line-up following final weekend’s loss at Leicester.
Rohan Janse van Rensburg makes his first begin since January, AJ MacGinty returns as fly-half and James Phillips begins within the second row, and James O’Connor is also in the matchday squad.
Newcastle solely make one change to the facet that picked up a shedding bonus level in opposition to Wasps final weekend.
Scrum-half Michael Younger is available in for his first begin of the season.
Sale: S James; McGuigan, L James, Van Rensburg, Yarde; MacGinty, Cliff; Harrison, Webber, John, Evans, Phillips, Ross (capt), T Curry, Strauss.
Replacements: Langdon, Tarus, Jones, Ostrikov, Beaumont, Warr, Jennings, O’Connor.
Newcastle: Hammersley; Goneva, Harris, Williams, Sinoti; Flood, Younger; Brocklebank, McGuigan, Mulipola, Inexperienced, Cavubati, Graham, Welch (capt), Wilson.
Replacements: Cooper, Mavinga, Wilson, Witty, Burrows, Takulua, Hodgson, Penny
Referee: Tom Foley