Rugby Transfer News and Rumours Round-Up: 01/05/2020

Round-up of rugby transfer rumours. All the latest speculation linking players with moves. Please remember these are internet rumours, gathered in one place for your convenience, not RUCK stories.

Freddie Burns, the Bath fly-half, has confirmed that he will be leaving the club to take up a contract in Japan. | FULL STORY


Sale Sharks Women have signed former Firwood Waterloo Ladies front-row and Wales international Molly Kelly. | BBC


Edinburgh have signed Australian backs Jono Lance and Matt Gordon as they continue to reshape their squad for next season. | Edinburgh News


Will Talbot-Davies will aim to put the heat on the senior speedsters in the Dragons’ back three after signing a two-year contract extension.


Glasgow Warriors have announced that DTH van der Merwe will be moving on from the club at the conclusion of the 2019/20 PRO14 season, after a decade-long association with the club. | Planet Rugby


Flanker Olly Cracknell has signed a new two-year deal with Ospreys. | BBC


Fearsome Georgia back row Mamuka Gorgodze has called time on his career after it was agreed the Top 14 season would be abandoned yesterday. | The Rugby Paper


LIST | 5 of the worst rugby stadiums in the world – Premiership, Six Nations & more

We’ve picked out five stadia from Britain and across the globe which have their issues.

Take a look, below, and let us know which rugby grounds you dislike and why…

1. AJ Bell Stadium

In five words or less: Archetypal 21st century ground

Most recent visit: 2019

Best feature: Good shop for merchandise

Worst feature: You pay £10 to park in a massive puddle in the mud before being penned in for almost an hour post match!

Quirk factor: 0/5

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