SALE SHARKS have advised Israel Folau there is NO chance they would sign him after his homophobia and anti-gay slurs.
The formidable membership are out there for a world-class full-again and have been linked with a £750,000-a-yr deal for the controversial Australia star.
However boss Steve Diamond says right here is no mega-cash contract on the desk for Folau, 29, who stated that God's plan for homosexual individuals was: “HELL… Until they repent of their sins and flip to God.”
Waratahs ace Folau was additionally closely towards Australia's vote for similar-intercourse marriage on the finish of 2017.
And Sharks boss Diamond informed SunSport: "We don't need to be related to that.
"I don't assume we would take a look at him. There are specific issues the place everybody is value a second chance. However in the event you keep it up saying it, then it doesn't learn proper.
"We now have the Spartans in Manchester who’re one of many homosexual groups and we’re concerned with them slightly bit. It needs to be all-inclusive.
"Israel Folau is a incredible participant, however what he stated has not gone down properly within the rugby world. He would even be an excessive amount of cash for us anyway."
Religious Christian, Folau, has refused to apologise for his outspoken views.
And he held crunch talks with Rugby Australia's chief exec Raelene Citadel over his feedback made on Instagram over his future.
Folau even provided to stroll away from his contract Down Beneath and says he has had offers on the desk from the Premiership in addition to France ands Japan.
And he claimed that regardless of the feedback, he is not homophobic.
He stated: "Since my social media posts have been publicised it has been recommended that I’m homophobic and bigoted and that I’ve an issue with homosexual individuals. This might not be farther from the reality.
“I really like rugby union. It has allowed me to journey everywhere in the world and meet some fascinating individuals alongside the best way.
"I don’t need to convey harm to the sport and need as many individuals enjoying it as attainable, so once I spoke to Raelene about strolling away, it was to assist the sport, not hurt it, within the occasion we couldn’t come to an understanding.”