Handré Pollard announced as a new Leicester Tigers player

The opening of South Africa, Handré pollard leaves his current French club, Montpellier and will join Leicester Tigers at the end of this year.

On the 10th, the Springboks signed for the 2022/23 season until the World Cup in France.

“What has most impressed me about our dealings with him has been his desire to be part of what we are building in this club, but also his desire to develop, learn and grow as a player and as a person,” said the English Head Coach Steve Borthwick

Pollard will be a partner of two Argentines, Julián Montoya and Matías Moroni. While, after the departure of George Ford, he has the possibility of taking over Leicester 10.

For his part, Handré Pollard said: “I am excited to sign with the Leicester Tigers, be part of this great group of players in a special club and challenge myself, test my limits and be the best that I can be for the team. “.