Scotland skipper Jason White has been named as Sale Sharks' club captain.
White said: " I was delighted to be asked by Philippe to become captain. Dean and Ignacio have done a great job leading the team so far and I am sure they will be asked to do the job again in the future.
"It's great to be back playing again, everyone in the squad has a determination to succeed and we have a belief we can win some silverware this season."
Sale director of rugby Philippe Saint-Andre said added: " It's great to see Jason 100% fit again, he is a natural leader and is always focussed on winning."
Peter O'Mahony was named man of the match against England last month
21 April 2017, 7:22pm
Peter O'Mahony's performance in the RBS 6 Nations finale for Ireland against England was crucial to his selection for the British & Irish Lions on Wednesday, Ireland and Lions defence coach Andy Farrell has revealed.