Rugby Transfer Centre – Rugby Transfers News & Rumours
Stay ahead with RUCK. Our Transfer Centre has the latest Rugby transfer news, details on done deals, and speculation from the rumour mill.
- Roberts set for Super Rugby move
- Wasps target fly-half Burns
- Nadolo to make Premiership return
- Harlequins target wrecking-ball centre
- Saracens fullback heading to Munster
Latest transfer news will be posted here.
09:24: Scotland lock Richie Gray will re-join Glasgow Warriors after agreeing a two-year contract ahead of the 2020/21 season. FULL STORY
17:04: Bath Rugby have confirmed that Jamie Roberts will be leaving the Club for South African side the Stormers, with exciting Fijian midfielder Josh Matavesi joining the Blue, Black and White with immediate effect. FULL STORY
Bath Rugby can today confirm that Jamie Roberts will be leaving the Club for South African side the Stormers, with exciting Fijian midfielder Josh Matavesi joining the Blue, Black and White with immediate effect.
— Bath Rugby (@bathrugby) January 16, 2020
08:00: Back-rower Alex Dombrandt has turned down an offer from Northampton Saints to re-sign with Harlequins. FULL STORY
21:30: Hearing talk that 25 year old English fly half Zack Henry has potentially signed for Leicester Tigers. FULL STORY
15:06: Sale Sharks have announced the signing of prop Ben Carlile from the Yorkshire Carnegie Academy with immediate effect. FULL STORY
NEW SIGNING | 20-year-old Prop Ben Carlile signs for #YourSharks from Yorkshire Carnegie Academy!
Read more below 👇
— Sale Sharks🦈 (@SaleSharksRugby) January 15, 2020
14:10: Rugby World Cup winner Isaia Toeava will leave French Top 14 club Clermont at the end of the season, the former New Zealand full-back said on Wednesday. FULL STORY
12:20: Former Munster number eight Paddy Butler has signed a two-year contract with Japanese side Yamaha Jubilo. FULL STORY
From Cashel to Shizuoka, via Pau, Paddy Butler is on the move https://t.co/RCyWqNDYnD
— SportsJOE (@SportsJOEdotie) January 15, 2020
21:30: Centre Owen Watkin has signed a new contract to stay at the Ospreys for the next three seasons. FULL STORY
12:00: Bristol Bears have signed former Gloucester utility back Henry Purdy on a short-term loan deal.
10:00: Northampton Saints can today confirm that scrum-half Cobus Reinach will leave the Club at the conclusion of the 2019/20 season. It’s thought he will join Montpellier. FULL STORY
09:37: The Waratahs will unveil former Australian league star Phil Bailey as the club’s new defence coach on Wednesday, following the surprise loss of Steve Tandy to Scotland. – Fox Sports
The Waratahs will unveil former Australian league star Phil Bailey as the club’s new defence coach on Wednesday, following the surprise loss of Steve Tandy to Scotland.https://t.co/4To8gj5GB2
— FOX SPORTS Rugby (@FOXRUGBY) January 14, 2020
14 January, 2020
Would a fresh start be best for the former All Black?https://t.co/2qI3dAXLDJ
— RugbyPass (@RugbyPass) January 13, 2020
15:32: Saracens scrum-half Richard Wigglesworth could make a shock move to the Championship if he is released by Saracens at the end of the current season. The 36-year-old, who has vowed to continue playing if he is released by Sarries, could be approached by Championship club Ealing Trailfinders, where the Premiership record appearance holder is already operating as attack coach. FULL STORY
13:00: Gloucester’s Wales Under-18 wing Louis Rees-Zammit has signed a first senior deal, extending his stay at the club. FULL STORY
09:55: Munster are reported to be in talks to sign Irish-qualified full-back Matt Gallagher from Saracens.
09:13: Wales international Jamie Roberts could leave Bath to make a surprise switch to Super Rugby outfit, the Stormers, according to reports. FULL STORY
18:00: Bath fly-half Freddie Burns has been rumoured to have been linked with Premiership rival Wasps by two sources, according to Rugby Inside Line. FULL STORY
17:45: Montpellier and Fiji winger Nemani Nadolo has reportedly been sounded out over a possible return to the Gallagher Premiership, according to Nick Simon for the Mail Online.
16:32: South African magazine Rapport are reporting that the powerful Springbok centre Andre Estherhuizen is on his way to the Gallagher Premiership to join Harlequins. FULL STORY