PA Sport - Tue, 02 Feb 10:55:00 2010
Sale captain Dean Schofield has agreed a two-year deal with French club Toulon.
Schofield, 31, will link up with
Schofield, who has won two England caps, made his Sale debut in 2001.
And he now joins a number of England internationals currently plying their trade in
Schofield said: "I have just turned 31 years of age, and the opportunity to join Toulon gives me a chance to play in the French Top 14.
"I have made so many friends while playing for Sale Sharks and I am sure that, in years to come, I will be back sat in the stands watching the team play.
"I may have signed for Toulon, but there is a lot of rugby to be played this season and I am looking to finish my Sale Sharks career winning as many games as possible."