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Sale Sharks Sign Byron McGuigan

Sale Sharks Sign Byron McGuigan

Sale Sharks are delighted to announce the signing of full-back Byron McGuigan from Exeter Chiefs on a two-year deal.

The Namibian-born back has previously played for Border Bulldogs, Glasgow Warriors and also for Bay of Plenty in New Zealand's ITM Cup.

He has had a taste of the Aviva Premiership, having played for Exeter Chiefs since November 2014. He went on to make 18 appearances for the Chiefs in all competitions.

McGuigan has also played for Scotland 7's in 2012, making six appearances and scoring nine tries.

Director of Rugby Steve Diamond said: "Byron is a great addition to the squad, who'll fit in really well. He'll add to our squad as we aim to get in the Top Four of the Aviva Premiership."

Byron said: "I'm very pleased to have the opportunity to sign for Sale Sharks. It's a great club, with fantastic ambition so it's awesome to come here. It was an easy decision for me to come here. It's great to join a club with such drive and determination to succeed."

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