The Leicester Tigers squad for 2021/2022

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Here is the list of players of Leicester for the 2021/2022 season with heights, weights, birthdate, ages, contract length.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
England Dan COLE Prop 34 y/o 09/05/1987 1.91 m 123 kg 6 ft 3 in 19 st 5.17 lb; 271.17 lb PRO
England Ellis GENGE Prop 26 y/o 16/02/1995 1.87 m 118 kg 6 ft 2 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO 2022
South Africa François VAN WYK Prop 30 y/o 30/07/1991 1.90 m 119 kg 6 ft 3 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb PRO
England James WHITCOMBE Prop 20 y/o 20/11/2000 1.88 m 120 kg 6 ft 2 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO
England Joe HEYES Prop 22 y/o 13/04/1999 1.93 m 126 kg 6 ft 4 in 19 st 11.78 lb; 277.78 lb PRO
Samoa Nephi LEATIGAGA Prop 27 y/o 05/12/1993 1.92 m 149 kg 6 ft 4 in 23 st 6.49 lb; 328.49 lb PRO
England Will HURD Prop 22 y/o 29/06/1999 1.87 m 121 kg 6 ft 2 in 19 st 0.76 lb; 266.76 lb PRO
England Charlie CLARE Hooker 29 y/o 16/12/1991 1.84 m 123 kg 6 ft 19 st; 271.17 lb PRO
Argentina Julián MONTOYA Hooker 27 y/o 29/10/1993 1.84 m 113 kg 6 ft 17 st; 249.12 lb PRO
Australia Nic DOLLY Hooker 22 y/o 11/06/1999 1.82 m 103 kg 6 ft 16 st; 227.08 lb PRO
England Tom COWAN-DICKIE Hooker 30 y/o 26/05/1991 1.83 m 110 kg 6 ft 17 st; 242.51 lb PRO 2022
England Tom YOUNGS Hooker 34 y/o 28/01/1987 1.76 m 104 kg 5 ft 9 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb PRO
England Calum GREEN Lock 31 y/o 15/07/1990 1.93 m 119 kg 6 ft 4 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb PRO
Scotland Cameron HENDERSON Lock 21 y/o 13/01/2000 1.99 m 110 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO
Zimbabwe Eli SNYMAN Lock 25 y/o 25/01/1996 2.01 m 119 kg 6 ft 7 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb PRO
England George MARTIN Lock 20 y/o 18/06/2001 1.98 m 118 kg 6 ft 6 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO
England Harry WELLS Lock 28 y/o 29/09/1993 1.96 m 120 kg 6 ft 5 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO
England Ollie CHESSUM Lock 21 y/o 06/09/2000 2.00 m 118 kg 6 ft 7 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO
South Africa Cyle BRINK Back row 27 y/o 16/01/1994 1.91 m 113 kg 6 ft 3 in 17 st 11.12 lb; 249.12 lb PRO
England Gareth EVANS Back row 30 y/o 19/09/1991 1.90 m 109 kg 6 ft 3 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb PRO
South Africa Hanro LIEBENBERG Back row 25 y/o 10/10/1995 1.97 m 118 kg 6 ft 6 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO
South Africa Jasper WIESE Back row 25 y/o 21/10/1995 1.89 m 110 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO
South Africa Marco VAN STADEN Back row 26 y/o 25/08/1995 1.84 m 108 kg 6 ft 17 st; 238.10 lb PRO
England Thom SMITH Back row 21 y/o 02/12/1999 1.85 m 103 kg 6 ft 1 in 16 st 3.08 lb; 227.08 lb PRO
Wales Tommy REFFELL Back row 22 y/o 27/04/1999 1.85 m 98 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 6.05 lb; 216.05 lb PRO
England Ben YOUNGS Scrum-half 32 y/o 05/09/1989 1.79 m 92 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb PRO
England Jack VAN POORTVLIET Scrum-half 20 y/o 15/05/2001 1.83 m 84 kg 6 ft 13 st; 185.19 lb PRO
England Richard WIGGLESWORTH Scrum-half 38 y/o 09/06/1983 1.76 m 84 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 3.19 lb; 185.19 lb PRO
Australia Bryce HEGARTY Fly-half 29 y/o 28/08/1992 1.85 m 92 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb PRO
England Freddie BURNS Fly-half 31 y/o 13/05/1990 1.83 m 90 kg 6 ft 14 st; 198.42 lb PRO
England George FORD Fly-half 28 y/o 16/03/1993 1.78 m 86 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 7.60 lb; 189.60 lb PRO 2022 +2
Ireland Dan KELLY Center 20 y/o 16/06/2001 1.83 m 96 kg 6 ft 15 st; 211.64 lb PRO
England Dan LANCASTER Center 20 y/o 23/05/2001 1.83 m 91 kg 6 ft 14 st; 200.62 lb PRO
England Guy PORTER Center 24 y/o 23/01/1997 1.86 m 96 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 1.64 lb; 211.64 lb PRO
Argentina Juan Pablo SOCINO Center 33 y/o 30/05/1988 1.78 m 98 kg 5 ft 10 in 15 st 6.05 lb; 216.05 lb PRO
Argentina Matías MORONI Center 30 y/o 29/03/1991 1.85 m 92 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb PRO
Scotland Matt SCOTT Center 31 y/o 30/09/1990 1.87 m 101 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 12.67 lb; 222.67 lb PRO
England Harry POTTER Winger 23 y/o 15/12/1997 1.85 m 95 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb PRO
Tonga Hosea SAUMAKI Winger 29 y/o 10/05/1992 1.90 m 106 kg 6 ft 3 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb PRO
South Africa Kobus VAN WYK Winger 29 y/o 22/01/1992 1.90 m 98 kg 6 ft 3 in 15 st 6.05 lb; 216.05 lb PRO
Fiji Nemani NADOLO Winger 33 y/o 31/01/1988 1.94 m 130 kg 6 ft 4 in 20 st 6.60 lb; 286.60 lb PRO
England Freddie STEWARD Fullback 20 y/o 05/12/2000 1.96 m 101 kg 6 ft 5 in 15 st 12.67 lb; 222.67 lb PRO
South Africa Jaco TAUTE Fullback 30 y/o 21/03/1991 1.91 m 108 kg 6 ft 3 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO
Fiji Kini MURIMURIVALU Fullback 32 y/o 15/05/1989 1.76 m 97 kg 5 ft 9 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb PRO

Academy players who have not yet played with the pros

These players are well part of the the Leicester Tigers squad but have not yet appeared on a game sheet this season. They are in a separate table for more readability.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
Angleterre Jack ROWNTREE Prop 19 y/o 06/05/2002 - - - - ACADEMY
Angleterre Tom MANZ Lock 20 y/o 19/07/2001 2.02 m 116 kg 6 ft 8 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb ACADEMY
Angleterre Emeka ILIONE Back row 19 y/o 20/03/2002 - - - - ACADEMY
Angleterre Jonny LAW Scrum-half 20 y/o 19/12/2000 1.81 m 85 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 5.39 lb; 187.39 lb ACADEMY

Contracts ended during the season

Name Position Age Contract Reason
England Dan RICHARDSON Prop 25 PRO Gone to Coventry on loan

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Jack ROWNTREE - 19 years old
  • Oldest player : Richard WIGGLESWORTH - 38 years old
  • Average : 26 years old
  • Lightest player : Jack VAN POORTVLIET - 84 kg
  • Heaviest player : Nephi LEATIGAGA - 149 kg
  • Average weight : 107 kg