"10 senior players" - Gloucester have finally confirmed their end of season departures - Ruck

“10 senior players” – Gloucester have finally confirmed their end of season departures

Gloucester Rugby have announced the official roster of players who will be leaving the club at the conclusion of the 2022/23 season.

The club expressed its gratitude to each departing player for their valuable contributions to the Cherry & Whites throughout their tenure at Kingsholm.

Billy Twelvetrees |

Twelvetrees departs the club at the season’s end to join Championship side Ealing Trailfinders.

The 34-year-old spent 11 seasons at Kingsholm after joining in 2012, making 274 appearances and scoring nearly a thousand points.

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The centre captained the Cherry & Whites to European glory in 2015 when Gloucester Rugby defeated Edinburgh to win the Challenge Cup at Twickenham Stoop.

He was awarded a testimonial year last season, for his decade’s service to the club.

Match Winner Billy Twelvetrees of Gloucester Rugby celebrates after winning during the Gallagher Premiership Rugby match between Gloucester Rugby and London Irish at Kingsholm Stadium on May 28 2021 in Gloucester, England. (Photo by Tom Sandberg/PPAUK)

Ben Morgan |

Morgan grew up just down the road in Dursley and signed for Gloucester Rugby in 2012, going on to make 187 appearances in Cherry & White, scoring 145 points.

The number 8 was awarded a testimonial year this season, with events starting with a rugby 7s tournament at Kingsholm in June, after Morgan retires from professional rugby at the conclusion of the season.

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