LIST: 5 England internationals who flopped after major transfers - Page 4 of 5 - Ruck

LIST: 5 England internationals who flopped after major transfers

#4. Tim Stimpson – Leicester to Perpignan

A star at Leicester, the England and Lions full-back joined Perpignan in November 2003 after kicking a record 1,2020 Premiership points for the Tigers. At USAP Stimpson kicked only his heels as injury and a loss of form resulted in his playing for their Under-23 side. A move to Leeds followed in 2004 – after a lengthy legal battle with Perpignan – and Stimpson was left to reflect on his choice: “I can now speak French…but beyond that it was a waste of time.

DID YOU KNOW? Stimpson won a record five consecutive Premiership titles with Newcastle Falcons and Leicester Tigers

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