Rugby Transfer News and Rumours Round-Up: 14/05/2019
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.
Johan Ackermann says Gloucester are ’open’ to strengthening their midfield options for next season after being linked with a loan move for Chris Harris from relegated Newcastle. FULL STORY
Sale Sharks on Tuesday signed South African twins Jean-Luc and Daniel du Preez, who will join their brother Robert at the club next season. FULL STORY
NEW SIGNING | Sale Sharks are delighted to welcome Jean-Luc Du Preez back to the club. 💪 Oh, and #SharksFamily say hello to JL's Twin Brother Dan! 😍
Double the SA Beef this time round 👀🇿🇦
— Sale Sharks🦈 (@SaleSharksRugby) May 14, 2019
Connacht has confirmed the signing of former Munster tighthead prop Rory Burke ahead of next season. The 25-year-old has spent the past two campaigns with English Championship side Nottingham, playing more than 30 times for the club.
🔔 SQUAD UPDATE 🔔
Connacht Rugby can announce the signing of prop Rory Burke who arrives from Nottingham RFC 🙌
We can also confirm that Sligo native Stephen Kerins has become the latest academy player to sign a pro contract 💪
— Connacht Rugby (@connachtrugby) May 14, 2019