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Dramatic Solomona score seals EPIC win for Sale in 13-try game

BY Shaywaterworth  ·  Sunday May 19, 2019

Sale winger Denny Solomona finished off a wonderful try in the corner to seal victory in an epic game against Gloucester on the final day of the regular Premiership season.

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Gloucester had already secured third place in the league but Sale were desperate to earn European rugby for next season, resulting in an end-to-end game featuring 13 tries.

The most dramatic of all was Solomoa’s in the 68th minute, which came from a clean line break by scrum half Faf de Klerk down the middle of the pitch.

The Springbok then made a lovely switch with fly half AJ MacGinty in midfield, who threw a 15 metre pass off his left hand to Solomona, setting the England winger up for a dramatic dive in the corner to win the game for Sale.

The game finished 46-41 at the AJ Bell Stadium meaning Sale finished the season seventh in the league, just one point off Champions Cup rugby and full match highlights are available below:

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