Leicester Tigers

Andy Goode: Ford’s a top 10 in Europe but Tigers need to find a pack

Matt O’Connor returned to these shores this week to resume command of the club he left in 2013, which begs the question: Why was he..

April 12, 2017 with 0 Comments

Injury forces Marcos Ayerza to retire

Leicester Tigers and Argentina prop Marcos Ayerza has announced his retirement from professional rugby with immediate effect. The..

April 11, 2017 with 0 Comments

Jeremy Guscott: Clash of Titans? No longer, but it’s still a crucial game

The concept of ‘The Clash’ appeals to me, with an expected crowd of 60,000 at Twickenham to watch Bath against Leicester a testament to..

April 7, 2017

Nick Cain: O’Connor had better watch his back at Leicester

The knives are out at Welford Road – again – with Matt O’Connor on his way back in as Leicester’s head coach and Aaron Mauger the..

March 31, 2017

Pressure almost led me to suicide admits Leicester star

Leicester scrum-half Jono Kitto is spearheading a campaign aimed at persuading players to open up about mental health issues after..

March 30, 2017

Tait one of four to pen new Leicester deal

Mathew Tait, Harry Thacker, Harry Wells and Michele Rizzo have all extended their Leicester contracts to stay at Welford road. Tait..

March 29, 2017

My Life in Rugby: Scott Hamilton – former All Blacks and Leicetser wing

The main reason I made the All Blacks team in 2006 was because I was in such a great Crusaders team. The Blues and the Hurricanes had just..

March 28, 2017

Mauger sacked as O’Connor returns

Matt O’Connor is to return to Leicester Tigers as head coach with the Australian set to take over from Aaron Mauger next month...

March 22, 2017

My Life in Rugby: Anthony Allen – former England and Leicester centre

With hindsight, getting capped by England at 20, just over a year after leaving school, was way too soon. But you never know when such..

March 14, 2017

Dream Team: Brendon O’Connor – Leicester flanker

1. Tony Woodcock – I played with him at the Blues and he’s a great player. So much so that he picked up over 100 caps for the All..

February 27, 2017