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Leicester Tigers lock Louis Deacon has praised the club’s strength in depth labelling the current squad “the best we’ve ever had”
Leicester have finally confirmed the signing of Gloucester Freddie Burns as they look to strengthen their fly-half resources
England fly-half to take over from Toby Flood at Welford Road Burns one of six new signings made by LeicesterLeicester have announced the signing of Freddie Burns …
Burns one of the hottest talents at 10 in the English game Cockerill confirms four other Leicester signingsLeicester have signed one of the countrys brightest young talents in the …
Leicester Tigers have announced a host of new contracts with Ed Slater, Louis Deacon and Anthony Allen all extending their time at Welford Road
Leicester have appeared at Twickenham in each of the last nine Premiership finals. They will not make it into double figures. Northampton, their implacable East Midlands foe, survived the dismissal of their heavyweight Wallaby prop Salesi Ma’afu to stage a comeback of mighty proportions, capped with a try in the left corner from the phenomenally effective England flanker Tom Wood with a little over two minutes left on the clock.
Northampton Saints booked a place in the Aviva Premiership final when they came from behind to beat Leicester Tigers 21-20 in their Aviva Premiership Semi-final at Franklins Gardens.
Toby Flood, something of a marginalised figure at Leicester since confirming plans to play Top 14 rugby in France next season, will be back in the thick of things on Friday night when the reigning English champions square up to Northampton in a highly charged Premiership semi-final at Franklin’s Gardens.