Sale Sharks have signed South Africa international Jean-Luc du Preez from Super Rugby side Sharks on a three-month deal.
The 23-year-old back rower can play Flanker or Number 8 and has been capped 13 times by the Springboks along with representing the Sharks over 60 times, winning the Currie Cup with the Durban side just 3 weeks ago.
Commenting on the signing Sale Sharks Director of Rugby Steve Diamond said:
“Jean-Luc will arrive on Friday and will join the squad in London before the Saracens fixture. He is part of the formidable Sharks back row in South Africa and can play in all back three positions.