Rugby

Leicester Tigers confirm England star has signed new contract

Leicester Tigers have agreed a new deal with international Ellis Genge. The front-rower has made 70 first-team appearances for Leicester since making his debut in March 2016. Initially signed on loan from Bristol, Genge made the move permanent at the conclusion of the 2015/16 season and has now extended a contract which the loosehead prop re-signed…

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Rugby

TRANSFER | Stade Francais confirm the signing of two Premiership stars

It’s been confirmed that Springbok lock Gerbrandt Grobler will join Stade Français on a two-year deal. The South African, who has already played in the Top 14 with Racing 92 during the 2016-2017 season, becomes the latest departure from Gloucester. 🆕✍️ | @Gerbrandt69 rejoint Paris ! Le 2ème ligne 🇿🇦 en provenance de @gloucesterrugby s’engage pour 2…

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Rugby

RUMOUR | Leicester Tigers have found their Telusa Veainu replacement

Leicester Tigers have reportedly found a replacement for fullback Telusa Veainu after the fan favourite departed following the much-publicized wage row. The Tonga international is one of six players to have departed Welford Road along with Kyle Eastmond, Manu Tuilagi, Greg Bateman, Jordan Taufua and Noel Reid. Leicester Tigers announced today that a “number of…

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Football

Frank Lampard confirms Chelsea ‘haven’t given up’ on keeping Willian with contract talks ‘ongoing’

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has this evening provided an update on the future of soon-to-be out-of-contract attacker Willian. Expiring Chelsea deal Willian’s future has remained up in the air for some time now. The 31-year-old, who has been plying his trade at Stamford Bridge since 2013, has just weeks remaining on his current Chelsea deal. […]