Sam Simmonds was awarded as the best player in the Premiership. The eighth of Exeter Chiefs had an extremely outstanding season, in which he also finished as a tryman, with 20 wins.
It will be a year that will not go unnoticed by Sam Simmonds. The eighth of Exeter Chiefs was chosen as the best player of the season by the authorities of the English league. Although the semifinals and the final of the English championship are still to be disputed, Simmonds took the award for which, in 2019, the Argentine Santiago Cordero was nominated, when he defended the colors of Chiefs.
Author of 20 tries, a record for the competitionSimmonds played 21 games and completed a total of 217 tackles and 20 breaks. Undoubtedly, all numbers that not only ratify his award, but also clearly justify why he was summoned to be a member of the British & Irish Lions squad.