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.

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