Former Gloucester speedster Henry Purdy will fly down to New Zealand after signing with Otago for the upcoming Mitre 10 Cup.
After being released by the Cherry and Whites at the end of last season, the speedster will join up with the Kiwi side next week.
I love that Henry Purdy is heading to New Zealand to play Mitre10 rugby for Otago.— Ali Stokes (@alistokesmedia) August 2, 2019
If he can pick back up his early promise with Gloucester pre-injury, he could be a fielding plenty of texts from Prem clubs.
The 25-year-old has also signed for Championship side Coventry, who he will join up with them from the start of November once he returns from New Zealand
Cov have also signed Ryan Burrows (Newcastle Falcons), James Voss (Leicester Tigers), Gareth Denman (Gloucester), David Langley (Wasps) and Luke Wallace (Harlequins), and Senitiki Nayalo from Edinburgh and Gerard Ellis from the Dragons in the PRO14.