Budapest Exiles RFC

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Budapest Exiles
Full name Budapest Exiles Rugby Football Club
Nickname(s) Exiles
Founded 1991
Location Budapest, Hungary
Ground(s) Pesterzsebet Sports Ground (47.430853,19.099644), Budapest
President Hungary Dave Alpert
Coach(es) France Nico Valloo (player-coach)
League(s) Extraliga
Team kit

Budapest Exiles RFC is a Hungarian rugby club in Budapest. They currently play in the Hungarian Extra Liga. The club used to be confined to expatriates, but since 2000 Hungarian players have been welcomed to join.[1]

History[edit]

The club was founded in 1991.

It later merged with Yeti RK, a club from the nearby village of Leányfalu.

Current squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national union as has been defined under WR eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-WR nationality.

Player Position Union
Philip Angel Hooker England England
Péter Füstös Hooker Hungary Hungary
Zsolt Szendrey-Kiss Hooker Hungary Hungary
Tamás Bolgár Hooker Hungary Hungary
Lajos Bihari Prop Hungary Hungary
Laszlo Heron Prop Hungary Hungary
Zsolt Habóczki Lock Hungary Hungary
Géza Juhász Lock Hungary Hungary
Matyas Bihari Lock Hungary Hungary
Remy Segretain Flanker France France
Jason Weistroffer Flanker France France
Francois Taillander Flanker France France
Mohamed Taleb Flanker France France
Remy Jan Flanker France France
André Brand Number 8 South Africa South Africa
Roland Kollárszky Number 8 Hungary Hungary
Player Position Union
Tibor Pásztor Scrum-half Hungary Hungary
Clarence du Cellier Joubert Fly-half France France
Gareth Lloyd Fly-half Wales Wales
Nicolas Valloo Centre France France
Myles Ellison Centre Scotland Scotland
Blaise Malta-Bey Centre France France
Csanád Bánhegyi Wing Hungary Hungary
Andy Davis Wing England England
Ádám Hosszú Wing Hungary Hungary
Mehdi Benaniba Wing France France
Federico Sciotti Wing Italy Italy
Andrew Clark Wing New Zealand New Zealand
Conor Duignan Fullback Ireland Ireland
Arnaud Chassis Fullback France France
Scott Torrance Fullback Scotland Scotland
Eoin Kilkenny Fullback Ireland Ireland

Former Players[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national union as has been defined under WR eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-WR nationality.

Player Position Union
Arno Franken Flanker South Africa South Africa
Róbert Veress Prop Hungary Hungary
Gyula Nikoletti Prop Hungary Hungary
Tibor Horvath Prop Hungary Hungary
Brian Fitzgerald Prop Ireland Ireland
Matt Edwards Lock Canada Canada
Colin Brown Fly-half Canada Canada
Pál Mihalovics Fly-half Hungary Hungary
André Marques Centre Portugal Portugal
Elias Deceuster Centre Belgium Belgium
Christophe Mann Centre Austria Austria
Laszlo Harangozo Centre Hungary Hungary
Tatsuro Kawai Wing Japan Japan
Grant McKenzie Fullback Scotland Scotland
Michael Toomey Fly-half Ireland Ireland
Zoltán Máthé Flanker Hungary Hungary

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