Dragons has announced the important signing and immediate connection of the Welsh center Jamie Roberts.
At 33 years old, born in Newport, he has followed the captain of Wales 94 times, he also toured with the British & Irish Lions in 2009 and 2013. He now arrives at Dragons after a short stint at Stormers in South Africa. Previously, he played for Cardiff Blues, Racing 92, Harlequins, and Bath.
“It is great news that we are bringing someone of Jamie’s quality to the region and we know it will have an immediate impact for us,” said Dean Ryan, Director of Dragons Rugby, adding: “He remains an ambitious and impulsive player and looks forward to you long to enter our environment. He will be a great addition to us on the court and will also be an excellent mentor to the younger players on our team. “
On the other hand, Roberts expressed himself through his social networks: “I always promised myself when I left Wales in 2013 that I would endeavor to play again in Gods Country. Delighted and grateful to have that opportunity this season with Dragons. I hope to help the club to grow on and off the field. “