England call-up for Haley

Former Preston Grasshoppers ace Mike Haley will be aiming to force his way into the England matchday squad for the autumn internationals.

Thursday, 27th October 2016, 10:37 am
Updated Thursday, 27th October 2016, 4:46 pm
Mike Haley

The Sale Sharks full-back was one of six uncapped stars to be picked by head coach Eddie Jones ahead of matches against South Africa,Fiji, Argentina and Australia at Twickenham.

The Preston-born 22-year-old plays for Sale Sharks in the Premiership and is a product of their academy.

His formative years were spent at Lightfoot Green and he made his debut for the club as a 17-year-old during the 2011/12 season.

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The following season, he made a number of appearances for Hoppers on loan.

His stock has continued to rise at Sale and he was named their young player of the years in 2015.

Haleyrecently signed a new three-year contract at the AJ Bell Stadium.