Pedro Leal (rugby union)

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Pedro Leal
Date of birth (1984-04-28) April 28, 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth Lisbon, Portugal
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight 76 kg (168 lb)[1]
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Scrum-half / Fullback
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)


2011-2012
2013-2014
Direito
Brive
Nice
Lusitanos XV


10
2


(111) 5t
(3)
correct as of 11 February 2014.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2004-Present [2] Portugal 71 (259) 5t
correct as of 11 February 2014.
Sevens national teams
Years Club / team Comps
2005-present Portugal

Pedro Leal (born Lisbon, 28 April 1984) is a Portuguese international rugby player and a regular on the International Rugby Board World Sevens circuit. He has thirty seven full caps for Portugal and can play at full-back or scrum-half. On the sevens circuit he is widely considered Portugal's best player and in the 2006/07 IRB Sevens series, he scored 20 tries from eight tournament appearances.[3] He played three games at the Rugby World Cup 2007 finals.

He was the top scorer at the 2008 Hannover Sevens event, with 74 points.

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ "Federação Portuguesa de Rugby - Notícias". Fpr.pt. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  2. ^ "Pedro Leal | Rugby Union | Players and Officials | ESPN Scrum". Scrum.com. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  3. ^ "Player Statistics (Tries) for 2006/07 IRB Sevens series". irbsevens.com. 2007-09-08. Archived from the original on 2007-12-09. Retrieved 2007-09-08.