Tuilagi to play for London Irish
August 14, 2013
Andy Tuilagi, brother of Alesana and Manu, will play for London Irish against Nottingham on Friday.
Tuilagi left Newport-Gwent Dragons in the summer and is currently without a club. He has been on trial at the Exiles and will line-up at inside centre for their game on Friday. According to Get Reading, it has not yet been confirmed whether London Irish will offer Tuilagi a permanent contract.
London Irish: 1 Jonny Harris, 2 Mike Mayhew, 3 Leo Hala'vatau, 4 Scott Moore, 5 Nic Rouse, 6 Gerard Ellis, 7 Declan Danaher (c), 8 Blair Cowan; 9 Tom Bliss, 10 Myles Dorrian, 11 Andrew Fenby, 12 Andy Tuilagi, 13 Eamonn Sheridan, 14 Alex Lewington, 15 Fergus Mulchrone.
© ESPN Sports Media Ltd
While the Super Rugby season enters the all-important knockout phase, elsewhere pre-season training never looked so enjoyable. We round-up the best snaps in our Week in Pictures
"Our scrums and lineouts are sometimes not that good but our men are very brave." Ken Borland finds that rugby is on the rise in Senegal
Laurie Fisher talks about the Brumbies and Gloucester, and provides revealing thoughts on the player involvement during the glory days in Canberra
"Pre-season is about the only time watching someone puke is hilarious to everyone, apart from the guy bent double." Tom May's latest column