Social Media


Sign up for the free E-Zine newsletter and get all the latest info as soon as it happens!

Help Promote Our Club

Twitter Update

Fans Forum

Next Home Game

Championship Table

Pos Pld Pts
1 Nottingham 0 0
2 Bedford Blues 0 0
3 Bristol 0 0
4 Cornish Pirates 0 0
5 Doncaster Knights 0 0
View full table

Corporate Hospitality

Sponsorship & Advertising

Savage and Montagu commit to Nottingham Rugby

NOTTINGHAM have received a major boost ahead of their play-off semi-final second leg with star back Andrew Savage and versatile forward Dan Montagu committing their futures to the club.

Savage Montagu

STAR DOUBLE: Versatile forward Dan Montagu (inset) and flashy back Andrew Savage (main) have signed contract extensions with Nottingham Rugby. PICS: Steve Galloway.

Savage, 26, who is among the most capped active Green and Whites players with 147 appearances since 2006, has scored nine tries in 17 games this term.

Montagu, 29, has impressed on his return to Meadow Lane this season by reinventing himself in the second row. The Australian, who made his name as a barnstorming No. 8 in his first spell with the East Midlands club before moving to Bristol, has made 28 appearances in all competitions this season and 109 games in total for the club.

Nottingham head coach Martin Haag said the experienced pair will have major roles to play next season.

"I'm delighted that they have both signed as it is important for the continuity of the club and team - I look forward to seeing them continue to put that Nottingham jersey on," Haag said.

"They have been integral to the success of this club this season and are hungry for more.

"Both have demonstrated that they are quality players and as this club moves forward they can become leaders of this team.

"It is important that they pass on their extensive knowledge about Nottingham Rugby and share the ethos and culture that we are trying to develop."

Montagu, who played 81 games in his first three years spell with Nottingham, said: "I've always enjoyed playing here and I want stay on and help push this club forward.

"We have had a great season and it is not done yet - I have a lot more than just another year at Meadow Lane to look forward to right now.

"With Martin Haag coming on board for another two years it was an easy decision to make - he has come in and put this club in the right place and got us playing good rugby under his leadership."

Savage, who is intent on returning from injury for the play-off final if Nottingham are successful tonight,  said: "I'm excited to stay on to work under Martin and (backs coach) Ben Johnston who really emphasise playing a brand of rugby that I like and I want to be part of it going forward.

"I'm happy with the season I've had from the very start, I've felt fitter, I've worked hard with fitness and conditioning coach Jo Brun and we are playing a system of rugby that suits me down to the ground.

"I'm happy with the season that I've had personally and as a team and I'm looking forward to kicking on with Nottingham."


Nottingham Rugby News and Events

Add new recordRefresh
Page size:
 2246 items in 113 pages
Season Launch Event At The Bay – Wednesday 2nd September 2015-09-01T00:00:00
Community Programme Shortlisted For National Award 2015-08-31T10:30:00
Gutsy Nottingham Defeated By Tongan World Cup Team 2015-08-29T00:00:00
Land Rover Nottingham supports Re-Launch Of Rugby Academy 2015-08-28T15:15:00
Gourmet Burgers, Sausage & Fish & Chips Available Tonight 2015-08-28T11:00:00
Tonga Tickets Update 2015-08-28T09:45:00
Haag Announces Team For Historic Tonga Clash 2015-08-27T12:00:00
‘Building Jerusalem’ – In Cinemas On September 1st 2015-08-26T14:00:00
Hall Fast Owner Cycles 310 Miles Within 24 Hours for Charities 2015-08-26T12:30:00
Nottingham Thank Tradelink & Gym Kit UK For Gym Contribution 2015-08-26T11:30:00
Season Launch Event At The Bay – Wednesday 2nd September 2015-08-26T10:00:00
Player Sponsorship Packages Still Available 2015-08-25T09:30:00
Nottingham Rugby’s Second Summer Training Camp Starts Today 2015-08-24T12:00:00
Green & Whites Triumph In Loughborough Friendly 2015-08-21T21:00:00
Nottingham ‘Festival Of Sport’ Ticket Giveaway Competition 2015-08-21T14:00:00
Team Named For Pre-Season Clash At Loughborough 2015-08-20T12:00:00
Second Day Of Academy Trials A Big Success 2015-08-19T20:00:00
VACANCY: Matchday PA Announcer Wanted 2015-08-19T12:45:00
Tonga Mascot & Flagbearer Competition 2015-08-17T14:30:00
Little Ruggers Programme Debuts In Keyworth & Bingham 2015-08-17T10:00:00