Sale Sharks are delighted to announce that Sam James has extended his current contract by two years.
Sam broke into the first team at the start of the current season and has been a regular ever since, playing in both centre positions.
Locally born, Sam is a product of the Sharks successful Academy system.
Director of Rugby Steve Diamond said, “Sam is maturing into a class player. He is a dedicated professional who absorbs all the information and guidance that the coaches and senior players throw at him."
Paul Deacon said, “ Sam is a great lad to work with, he has all the makings of a top player and I am confident he will go a long way in the game.”
Commenting on his new deal Sam said, “I was more than happy to sign a new deal with the club I grew up with. I am looking forward to the rest of this season as we have plenty to play for and the next two seasons too.”