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View from the armchair: Sale 32 Saints 23

TOO. MANY. PENALTIES. Get a grip, guys, this is getting ridiculous.

Name any referee and every supporter of every team will swear blind that said ref has got it in for their team. It’s an immutable law of the universe — by comparison, the 2nd law of thermodynamics is a mere suggestion. So it was that Ian Tempest was the villain who penalised Sale 17 times from about midway through the first half until the end of the game (for context, Saints gave up about three penalties in that time).

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