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The Secret Agent
The Secret Agent brings to light all the murmurings from the shadows of the rugby world. He endeavours to bring you all the latest transfer news before anyone else.

Secret Agent Exclusive: Munster Also Capture Centre Chris Farrell From Grenoble

Earlier today I was to confirm that Ultan Dillane has signed a contract with Munster and I can now also exclusively reveal that he will be joined at Thomond Park by long-time target Chris Farrell.  In bringing in both players, Rassie Erasmus and his Munster colleagues have shown a clear determination to return the Reds to winning ways and, despite Saturday’s loss to …

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The Secret Agent Exclusive: Bundee Aki To Turn Down New Contract

Connacht won the Pro 12 during a historic season last term, beating Leinster in the final at Murrayfield. The western province were full value for their victory, with several standout performers. However, arguably the star of the season was Pro 12 Player of the Year Bundee Aki. The Kiwi was a revelation in the midfield, combining physicality with raw footballing ability …

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The Secret Agent: Leicester Tigers Sign Munster Tighthead

When Ben Betts’ name was not included among the members of Munster’s academy for the 2016/17 season, I immediately became suspicious. After all, the tighthead was an important part of Ireland’s under 20 Championship campaign, and Munster are not blessed with a huge amount of talent in that position. The Young Munster player’s big carries and powerful scrummaging impressed people in …

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