Handre Pollard's move to Premiership 'imminent' with huge salary revealed - Ruck

Handre Pollard’s move to Premiership ‘imminent’ with huge salary revealed

Springbok and Montpellier flyhalf Handre Pollard is set for an imminent move to Gallagher English Premiership, according to reports. 

The fly-half will become a Leicester Tigers player, replacing the departing George Ford, by the end of this week if reports in his native South Africa prove accurate.

He’s accepted a contract worth £600k per season, which is considerably less than the £1m he currently earns playing in the Top 14. The contract is believed to be for two years with an option of a third.

However, Pollard was reportedly impressed by the clubs ambition and vision after a meeting with Tigers officials.

Bath had also shown interest in the playmaker, but Pollard wasn’t interested in a move to the Rec and turned down their approach.


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