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“I Would Be Very Surprised If It Had Further Ramifications.” – Matt O’Connor

Manu Tuilagi is currently training with his club mates in Leicester as the Tigers continue their preparations ahead of the new Premiership season. Matt O’Conner’s side are up against Bath at Welford Road as they look to kick-off their campaign with a win.  For Tuilagi, he has the England incident hanging over him. The 26-year-old and his international colleague, Denny Solomona, …

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Jonny May Joins Leicester As Ed Slater Signs For Gloucester

Gloucester Rugby have confirmed the signing of Leicester’s Ed Slater, with Jonny May going the other way.  Speculation around the transfer has been widespread of late and it is thought that the swap involves a monetary figure heading to the Cherry and Whites as part of the deal. This figure, according to Gloucestershire Live, is said to be around £150,000. Slater, who …

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Gloucester And England Star Set For Leicester Tigers Move

Gloucester and England back Jonny May is on his way to Welford Road and the Leicester Tigers ahead of the new Aviva Premiership season next month. The 27-year-old, who has scored nine tries in 27 appearances for England, will boost the Tigers’ options out wide following the departure of JP Pieterson and Peter Betham. Reported by BBC Sport, former Tigers captain …

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Kiwi Journalist Outlines Why Damian McKenzie Won’t Be Joining The Tigers

HAMILTON, NEW ZEALAND - JULY 15: Damian McKenzie of the Chiefs during warmup prior to the round 17 Super Rugby match between the Chiefs and the Brumbies at Waikato Stadium on July 15, 2017 in Hamilton, New Zealand. (Photo by Anthony Au-Yeung/Getty Images)

Well-known New Zealand journalist Gregor Paul has outlined why highly-rated Chiefs full-back-cum-fly-half Damian McKenzie will not be joining the Leicester Tigers. The playmaker’s future has been a hot topic in the last week after a story broke that the 22-year-old was in talks with English heavyweights Leicester Tigers about a move to Welford Road. But following comments made by Chiefs …

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Tigers Remain In Advanced Talks With Damian McKenzie And Also Looking At Springbok Forward

It’s slowly turning into the transfer story of the summer. After comments from the Chiefs head coach Dave Rennie suggested that Damian McKenzie will stay with the Hamilton based outfit because he will finally have the opportunity to play at 10 due to Aaron Cruden’s imminent departure, a further conflicting report has now emerged stating that the Leicester Tigers remain …

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