Christian Day

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Christian Day
Christian Day Saints (9756509921) (cropped).jpg
Date of birth (1983-06-24) June 24, 1983 (age 33)
Place of birth Blackpool, Lancashire, England
Height 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)
Weight 116 kg (18 st 4 lb) [1]
Rugby union career
Current status
Current team Northampton Saints
Playing career
Position Lock
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Apps (points)
2003-07
2007/08
2008-
Sale Sharks
Stade Français
Northampton Saints
83
2
204
(5)
(0)
(75)
National team(s)
Years Club / team Apps (points)
  England Saxons

Christian Day (born 24 June 1983) is a rugby union player for Northampton Saints in the Aviva Premiership. Day previously played all of his professional career at Sale except for a short term contract at French giants Stade Français. In the 2005–2006 season, Day played as a replacement in the final as Sale Sharks won their first ever Premiership title.[2]

He has now made more than 100 appearances for both Northampton Saints and Sale Sharks. In this time he has won:- 2 Premiership Titles (once a losing finalist) 3 European Shields (once a Heineken Cup losing finalist) 2 National Cups (three times a losing finalist) 1 Premiership A League Title

In 2014 he was voted Northampton Saints Player of the year as part of the 2013/2014 Double Winning Squad.

He has represented England Saxons, Captained England Under 21s, England Under 19's and represented England schools.

He is currently Vice Chairman of The Rugby Players Association.

Day's position of choice is as a lock.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aviva Premiership Rugby - Northampton Saints". web page. Premier Rugby. Archived from the original on February 2, 2012. Retrieved 21 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "Sale 45-20 Leicester". BBC. 27 May 2006. Retrieved 9 February 2014. 

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