Denny Solomona has his sights on an England place following his controversial switch to rugby union.
Exeter overturned a 14-point deficit to defeat Sale 30-25 and move level with Wasps at the top of the Premiership table.
Sale Sharks centre Mark Jennings has signed a new two-year contract with the Aviva Premiership club.
Sale Sharks forward George Nott has put pen to paper on a new five-year deal, the club confirmed on Wednesday.
Northampton kept their Premiership play-off hopes alive with a 32-12 win over Sale on Friday.
Sale have signed Scotland international forward Josh Strauss from Glasgow Warriors on a three-year deal.
Saracens returned to winning ways after successive Aviva Premiership defeats with a 29-18 victory over a battling Sale.
Sale director of rugby Steve Diamond has played down the prospect of Denny Solomona playing for England.
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