Freddie Burns: Leicester Tigers re-sign former Gloucester & Bathtub fly-half
Leicester Tigers delight in re-signed cruise-half Freddie Burns for subsequent season.
Burns will re-be half of the membership he left in 2017 from Jap aspect Toyota Jido Shokki in time of the 2021-22 marketing campaign.
The 30-year-ragged began his occupation with Gloucester, the place he gained plump England honours, and moved to Tigers in 2014, making 75 appearances earlier to becoming a member of Bathtub three years later.
In the meantime, Tigers delight in agreed a model uncommon contract – additionally an undisclosed-size deal – with hooker Charlie Clare, 29.
The Leicester academy graduate re-joined Tigers earlier to the 2019-20 season and has made 23 senior appearances.
Clare will hyperlink up with Burns, who informed the membership web sites: “I can’t wait to be abet and allotment of the membership once more. Tigers followers are so passionate.
“I constantly had this type of applicable reference to them. They’re actually a motive why I are making an attempt to return abet to the membership.
“I’ll anticipate the modifications within the crew and certain identification of the squad with Steve and are making an attempt to be a allotment of that.”
Head coach Steve Borthwick added: “He’s an expert Premiership participant who has carried out worldwide rugby and should be a treasured addition.
“I had been impressed with the very best process Freddie has spoken about seeking to be a allotment of what we’re setting up and his dedication to be a significant in our squad.”