Leone Nakarawa set to complete Premiership move for next season - Ruck

Leone Nakarawa set to complete Premiership move for next season

Rob Baxter is reported to have held talks with Fijian star lock Leone Nakarawa about joining Exeter Chiefs next season, according to The Rugby Paper.

The DIrector of Rugby is looking to bolster his second row options following the confirmed departure of two internationals in Jonny Hill and Sam Skinner.

The 33-year-old Olympic gold medallist in sevens is currently at French Top 14 glamour club Toulon having had a move to join Ulster breakdown after intriguingly failing a medical at the United Rugby Championship side.

Chiefs have also been linked with a move for England international George Kruis, who is set to return to the Premiership following a stint in Japan.


Transfer Round-Up: Creevy, Dombrandt, Gopperth, Marler, Zebo…

RE-SIGNED: Prop Eroni Mawi has become the second Saracens player in two days to extend his contract with the Premiership club. FULL STORY

COUP: The Scarlets have pulled off a significant transfer coup with the signing of All Blacks second-row t from Wasps. FULL STORY

RUMOUR: Bath RFC have made contact with Joe Marler’s agent over a potential deal for the England and Harlequins star, but they will have to stump up a huge salary to sign him. FULL STORY

ADDITION: Saracens have signed USA sevens international Alev Kelter until the end of the season. FULL STORY

RUMOUR: Wales utility back Rhys Patchell is a wanted man as he heads towards the end of his contract at the Scarlets. FULL STORY


%d bloggers like this: