Charlie Matthews

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Charlie Matthews
Charlie Matthews 2014 (cropped).jpg
Matthews playing for Harlequins in 2014
Birth nameCharles Walter C. Matthews[1]
Date of birth (1991-07-23) 23 July 1991 (age 28)
Place of birthKingston-upon-Thames, England
Height2.03 m (6 ft 8 in)[2]
Weight120 kg (18 st 13 lb; 265 lb)[2]
SchoolHurstpierpoint College
UniversityStudied at Loughborough College for a 2 year foundation degree validated by Loughborough University
Rugby union career
Position(s) Lock
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
164 (40)
Correct as of 22:27, 18 June 2018 (UTC)
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)

England U18
England U20
England Saxons



Charles Walter C. Matthews (born 26 July 1991) is an English rugby union player for Premiership side Wasps. He plays as a lock.

Matthews attended Hurstpierpoint College in West Sussex, where he was Head Boy in his final year.[3]

Matthews was selected for the England squad to face the Barbarians in the summer of 2014.[4] The second-row previously also represented England at U20 level at the 2011 IRB Junior World Cup in Italy.

Charlie's great grandmother was the sculptor and artist Alice Bertha Moreton.


  1. ^ "Charlie Matthews". ESPN Scrum. Retrieved 5 July 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Charlie Matthews". Harlequin F.C. Retrieved 5 July 2014.
  3. ^ "Charlie Matthews selected for England". Hurstpierpoint College. Archived from the original on 31 December 2013. Retrieved 5 July 2014.
  4. ^ "Mike Brown: Harlequins full-back one of 21 added by England". BBC Sport. 19 May 2014. Retrieved 1 March 2016.

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