Nottingham Rugby is delighted to confirm that popular
second rower, Dan Montagu, has signed a new contract with the
Montagu, who is in his second spell with the club, has made 135
appearances in total and has scored 16 tries.
Commenting on the new deal, Montagu said, "I'm really excited to
have signed a new deal. The future is looking bright and
we've made some good signings to complement what we've already got
here, so the squad is looking sharp.
"I'm very settled in Nottingham, I've got a house here, so I'm
putting down some roots and that was important when deciding to
stay. The coaching staff are also very important - I like
Haagy (Martin Haag) and the way he coaches. I enjoy playing
"We've got a good young core of players here who have had to
grow up fast this season. We've asked them to step up and
they've done that. Having had two seasons together now, we
all know each other that bit better and understand each other's
strengths and weaknesses so that all helps with shaping a team that
can perform well next season."
Nottingham Head Coach Martin Haag said, "Dan Montagu has done
really well this year. He's played a lot of rugby and has
really performed. He is part of our leadership group and is a
terrific mentor to the younger players in the squad. His
versatility and mobility are big assets for us.
"He is a fantastic member of the squad and I'm delighted that we
have secured a player of his experience. It's great for the