List of 2016–17 Premiership Rugby transfers

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This is a list of player transfers involving Aviva Premiership teams before or during the 2016–17 season. The list is of deals that are confirmed and are either from or to a rugby union team in the Premier League during the 2015–16 season. It is not unknown for confirmed deals to be cancelled at a later date.

Bath[edit]

Bristol[edit]

Exeter Chiefs[edit]

Gloucester[edit]

Harlequins[edit]

Leicester Tigers[edit]

Newcastle Falcons[edit]

Northampton Saints[edit]

Sale Sharks[edit]

Saracens[edit]

Wasps[edit]

Worcester Warriors[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  63. ^ "Exeter Chiefs second-row Jerry Sexton signs permanent deal for London Irish". BBC Sport. 21 June 2016.
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  70. ^ "Gloucester sign Highlanders prop Josh Hohneck". Planet Rugby. 31 March 2016.
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  82. ^ "Gloucester utility back Bill Meakes returns home to join Super Rugby outfit Western Force". The West Australia. 6 July 2016.
  83. ^ "Gloucester winger Steph Reynolds has quit the professional sport". Gloucestershire Live. 19 July 2016.
  84. ^ "Harlequins sign Gloucester loose-head prop Dan Murphy". BBC Sport. 1 September 2016.
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  86. ^ "Scarlets sign Gloucester tight-head prop Nicky Thomas". BBC Sport. 19 October 2016.
  87. ^ "Gloucester lock James Hudson forced to retire with knee injury". Sky Sports. 26 October 2016.
  88. ^ "Harlequins to sign Worcester Warriors scrum-half Charlie Mulchrone". BBC Sport. 5 April 2016.
  89. ^ "Scotland and Wasps fly-half Ruaridh Jackson leaves for Harlequins". Sky Sports. 3 May 2016.
  90. ^ "Harlequins to sign Saracens full-back ahead of 2016-17". BBC Sport. 18 May 2016.
  91. ^ "Harlequins sign Highlanders second-row Mark Reddish". BBC Sport. 31 May 2016.
  92. ^ "Harlequins to sign Connacht number eight George Naoupu". BBC Sport. 28 July 2016.
  93. ^ "Harlequins sign Pau loose-head prop Cameron Holenstein". Sky Sports. 1 August 2016.
  94. ^ "Harlequins sign La Rochelle and Samoa winger Alofa Alofa". Sky Sports. 31 August 2016.
  95. ^ "Harlequins sign Gloucester loose-head prop Dan Murphy". BBC Sport. 1 September 2016.
  96. ^ "Ulster have signed Irish-qualified England Under-20 lock Kieran Treadwell". BBC Sport. 22 January 2016.
  97. ^ "Former Italy scrum-half TIto Tebaldi returns to Treviso". Rugby1823.it (in Italian). 4 April 2016.
  98. ^ "Harlequins fly-half Ben Botica to join French club Montpellier". Sky Sports. 29 April 2016.
  99. ^ "Harlequins' ex-England number eight Nick Easter retires to become full-time coach with club". Sky Sports. 29 July 2016.
  100. ^ "Doncaster Knights sign former Wallaby loose forward Beau Robinson". Planet Rugby. 25 August 2016.
  101. ^ "Former Harlequins utility back Ollie Lindsay-Hague signs England Sevens deal". Planet Rugby. 25 October 2016.
  102. ^ "Leicester Tigers sign Australia utility back Matt Toomua". The Guardian. 15 November 2015.
  103. ^ "Leicester Tigers sign Springboks international winger JP Pietersen". Sky Sports. 11 January 2016.
  104. ^ "Leicester Tigers make triple signings from next season". BBC Sport. 29 February 2016.
  105. ^ "Leicester Tigers sign Agen back-row forward Luke Hamilton". BBC Sport. 17 May 2016.
  106. ^ "Leicester Tigers sign Bristol loose-head prop Ellis Genge". Sky Sports. 26 May 2016.
  107. ^ "Italy hooker Leonardo Ghiraldini agrees to join top French club Toulouse". Sky Sports. 18 December 2015.
  108. ^ "Leicester Tigers' Tommy Bell agrees London Irish switch". BBC Sport. 17 February 2016.
  109. ^ "Sale Sharks sign Leicester Tigers number eight Laurence Pearce". BBC Sport. 1 March 2016.
  110. ^ "Newcastle sign Leicester and Fiji utility back Vereniki Goneva". Planet Rugby. 22 March 2016.
  111. ^ "Leicester Tigers wing Miles Benjamin force to retire due to knee injury". Planet Rugby. 24 March 2016.
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  114. ^ "Bath sign Leicester Tigers hooker Michael van Vuuren". BBC Sport. 4 May 2016.
  115. ^ "Jean de Villiers set to leave Leicester Tigers at end of season". BBC Sport. 14 April 2016.
  116. ^ "Rotherham Titans sign Leicester Tigers scrum-half George Tresidder". Rotherham Rugby. 8 May 2016. Archived from the original on 30 May 2016.
  117. ^ "Bristol sign former England back-rower Jordan Crane from Leicester Tigers". BBC Sport. 10 May 2016.
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  119. ^ "Italy loosehead prop Matias Aguero signs for Pro D2 French club Provence". Le Rugby Nistere.fr (in French). 1 June 2016.
  120. ^ "Provence sign former Japan versatile back Christian Loamanu". Le Rugby Nistere.fr (in French). 25 June 2016.
  121. ^ "Newcastle Falcons swoop for Leicester and Tonga number eight Opeti Fonua". Sky Sports. 11 August 2016.
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  124. ^ "Newcastle Falcons sign Jersey prop Sam Lockwood". BBC Sport. 5 April 2016.
  125. ^ "England Sevens scrum-half Sam Egerton has agreed to join Newcastle Falcons from next season". Sky Sports. 20 April 2016.
  126. ^ "Ealing Trailfinders forward Harrison Orr joins Newcastle Falcons next season". Sky Sports. 21 April 2016.
  127. ^ "Newcastle Falcons resign Half-back Joel Hodgson from Yorkshire Carnegie". Newcastle Falcons. 22 April 2016.
  128. ^ "Newcastle sign Worcester Warriors hooker Ben Sowrey". BBC Sport. 28 April 2016.
  129. ^ "Newcastle Falcons sign Canada and London Scottish lock Evan Olmstead". BBC Sport. 3 May 2016.
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  131. ^ "Newcastle Falcons sign Glasgow Hawks lock Andrew Davidson". Planet Rugby. 11 May 2016.
  132. ^ "Newcastle Falcons add Sharks hooker Kyle Cooper to the squad next season". Sky Sports. 30 June 2016.
  133. ^ "Scotland and Glasgow Warriors forward Tyrone Holmes to join Newcastle Falcons next season". Sky Sports. 5 August 2016.
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  135. ^ "Newcastle Falcons sign ex-London Irish centre Dominic Waldouck". BBC Sport. 12 September 2016.
  136. ^ "Newcastle Falcons to sign former Yorkshire Carnegie centre Fred Burdon". Sky Sports. 21 September 2016.
  137. ^ "Newcastle resign Bath and England prop David Wilson". BBC Sport. 23 September 2016.
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  140. ^ "Newcastle and veteran England fly-half Andy Goode announces retirement for good". Sky Sports. 19 March 2016.
  141. ^ "Newcastle Falcons hooker Rob Hawkins to retire at the end of the season". Sky Sports. 22 April 2016.
  142. ^ "Yorkshire Carnegies sign Newcastle Falcons flanker Richard Mayhew". Yorkshire Carnegie. 27 April 2016. Archived from the original on 28 April 2016.
  143. ^ "Italy lock Joshua Furno returns to home to Zebre". Planet Rugby. 11 May 2016.
  144. ^ "Brave Blossom Kensuke Hatakeyama completes England stint to return to Suntory Sungoliath in Japan". Japan Times. 13 May 2016.
  145. ^ "Former Chiefs lock-loose forward Kane Thompson inks deal to play for Manawatu". Stuff/co.nz. 17 May 2016.
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  148. ^ "USA Eagles prop Eric Fry joins Sacramento Express in the PRO Rugby ranks". Americas Rugby News. 25 June 2016.
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  150. ^ "Newcastle Falcons scrum-half Jamie Booth joins New Zealand province Manawatu Turbo". Stuff/co.nz. 3 July 2016.
  151. ^ "Former Scotland lock Scott Macleod joins Newcastle Falcon's coaching staff". Newcastle Falcons. 5 July 2016.
  152. ^ "Former Argentina international centre Gonzalo Tiesi announces retirement". Planet Rugby. 19 July 2016.
  153. ^ "Newcastle Falcons and Tonga prop Taione Vea forced to retire from spinal injury". BBC Sport. 24 October 2016.
  154. ^ "Northampton Saints sign France number eight Louis Picamoles from Toulouse". Sky Sports. 2 November 2015.
  155. ^ "Northampton Saints sign Fiji prop Campese Ma'afu". BBC Sport. 26 February 2016.
  156. ^ "Bedford Blues hooker Charlie Clare joins Northampton Saints next season". Northampton Saints. 31 March 2016.
  157. ^ "Northampton Saints sign Stormers scrum-half Nic Groom". Planet Rugby. 2 May 2016.
  158. ^ "Northampton Saints sign Argentina centre Juan Pablo Estelles". Sky Sports. 15 August 2016.
  159. ^ "Fiji lock Api Ratuniyarawa moves from Agen to Northampton Saints". Northampton Saints. 19 September 2016.
  160. ^ "Northampton Saints sign Tonga centre Nafi Tuitavake from French Cluc Narbonne". Sky Sports. 21 September 2016.
  161. ^ "England prop to take break from rugby". BBC Sport. 13 December 2015.
  162. ^ "Worcester Warriors sign Northampton Saints hooker Matt Williams". BBC Sport. 18 February 2016.
  163. ^ "London Irish sign Northampton Saints prop Danny Hobbs-Awoyemi". BBC Sport. 31 March 2016.
  164. ^ "Northampton Saints centre Patrick Howard signs for Welsh region Newport Gwent Dragons". BBC Sport. 22 April 2016.
  165. ^ "Bath to sign Northampton and Samoa scrum-half Kahn Fotuali'i". BBC Sport. 9 May 2016.
  166. ^ "Bristol to sign Northampton Saints back-rower Jon Fisher". BBC Sport. 28 June 2016.
  167. ^ "Bath's England hooker Rob Webber to join Sale Sharks next season". Sky Sports. 1 February 2016.
  168. ^ "Sale Sharks sign Leicester Tigers number eight Laurence Pearce". BBC Sport. 1 March 2016.
  169. ^ "Sale Sharks sign Saracens tight-head prop Kieran Longbottom". BBC Sport. 25 March 2016.
  170. ^ "Sale Sharks sign Wign Warriors league code backline Josh Charnley". BBC Sport. 30 March 2016.
  171. ^ "Sale Sharks sign USA fly-half AJ MacGinty from Connacht". Manchester Evening News. 31 March 2016.
  172. ^ "Sale Sharks sign Nottingham fly-half Dan Mugford from next season". Sky Sports. 21 April 2016.
  173. ^ "Sale Sharks sign former Wales and Lions scrum-half Mike Phillips". Sky Sports. 5 May 2016.
  174. ^ "Sale Sharks sign Tonga prop Halani Aulika from London Irish". BBC Sport. 9 May 2016.
  175. ^ "Sale Sharks sign former Wales and Cardiff Blues lock Lou Reed". BBC Sports. 27 June 2016.
  176. ^ "Sale Sharks sign Exter Chiefs utility back Byron McGuigan". BBC Sport. 27 July 2016.
  177. ^ "Sale Sharks sign ex-London Irish hooker". BBC Sport. 10 August 2016.
  178. ^ "Sale and Moldovan prop Vadim Cobilas signs for Bordeaux Begles". BBC Sport. 13 January 2016.
  179. ^ "Wasps sign Sale Sharks hooker Tommy Taylor". BBC Sport. 1 February 2016.
  180. ^ "Sale Sharks fly-half Danny Cipriani has agreed a deal to rejoin former club Wasps". BBC Sport. 16 February 2016.
  181. ^ "Leicester Tigers sign Sale Sharks winger Tom Brady". Premiership Rugby. 29 February 2016.
  182. ^ "Canada winger Phil MacKenzie travels to San Diego in United States". DJ Coil Rugby. 11 March 2016.
  183. ^ "Sale Sharks fly-half Nick Macleod signs for Newport Gwent Dragons". Wales Online. 29 March 2016.
  184. ^ "Sale Sharks fly-half Joe Ford resigns for old club Yorkshire Carnegie". Yorkshire Carnegie. 29 April 2016. Archived from the original on 5 May 2016.
  185. ^ "Former Scotland and Lions scrum=half Chris Cusiter announces his retirement". Sky Sports. 4 May 2016.
  186. ^ "Sale Sharks number eight Mark Easter to retire at the end of the season". BBC Sport. 5 May 2016.
  187. ^ "Edinburgh sign Sale Sharks and Tonga forward Viliami Fihaki". Sky Sports. 15 July 2016.
  188. ^ "Saracens confirm capture of Springbok legend Schalk Burger". Planet Rugby. 4 January 2016.
  189. ^ "Saracens sign Wasps fly-half Alex Lozowski". Planet Rugby. 13 January 2016.
  190. ^ "Saracens to sign Bedford Blues lock Mark Flanagan". BBC Sport. 3 May 2016.
  191. ^ "Saracens secure International duo Sean Maitland and Vincent Koch". Planet Rugby. 6 June 2016.
  192. ^ "Saracens and former England fly-half Charlie Hodgson will retire at the end of the season". BBC Sport. 26 November 2015.
  193. ^ "Wales and Saracens prop Rhys Gill rejoins Cardiff Blues next season". BBC Sport. 27 January 2016.
  194. ^ "Romania international winger Catalin Fercu returns to Timisoara Saracens". Digi24 (in Romanian). 12 February 2016.
  195. ^ "Sale Sharks sign Saracens tight-head prop Kieran Longbottom". BBC Sport. 25 March 2016.
  196. ^ "London Irish sign Saracens hooker Dave Porecki from next season". BBC Sport. 31 March 2016.
  197. ^ "Saracens and Nambia international captain Jacques Burger announces his retirement from rugby". Sky Sports. 28 April 2016.
  198. ^ "Harlequins to sign Saracens full-back ahead of 2016-17". BBC Sport. 18 May 2016.
  199. ^ "USA lock Hayden Smith joins English third division club Esher". This is American Rugby. 8 June 2016.
  200. ^ "Bristol sign USA centre Thretton Palamo from Saracens". Sky Sports. 27 June 2016.
  201. ^ "Worcester Warriors sign Saracens tight-head prop Biyi Alo". Club Call. 28 June 2016.
  202. ^ "London Irish sign Saracens full-back Ben Ransom". BBC Sport. 22 July 2016.
  203. ^ "Saracens' South Africa lock Alistair Hargreaves retires after concussion injury". BBC Sport. 5 October 2016.
  204. ^ "Wasps sign Ireland tighthead prop Marty Moore from Leinster". Sky Sports. 25 January 2016.
  205. ^ "Wasps sign Sale Sharks hooker Tommy Taylor". BBC Sport. 1 February 2016.
  206. ^ "Sale Sharks fly-half Danny Cipriani has agreed a deal to rejoin former club Wasps". BBC Sport. 16 February 2016.
  207. ^ "Wasps to sign London Irish hooker Tom Cruse from next season". BBC Sport. 1 March 2016.
  208. ^ "Wasps sign London Welsh centre Guy Armitage from next season". BBC Sport. 15 March 2016.
  209. ^ "Bristol scrum-half Craig Hampson signs permanent deal for Wasps". Covetnry Telegraph. 6 May 2016.
  210. ^ "Wasps sign Bath's Tom Woolstencroft and Cornish Pirates' Marcus Garratt". BBC Sport. 11 May 2016.
  211. ^ "Wasps sign Australia versatile back Kurtley Beale from the Waratahs". Sky Sports. 13 May 2016.
  212. ^ "Wasps sign London Irish second-rower Matt Symons". BBC Sports. 28 June 2016.
  213. ^ "Wasps sign former Scotland centre Nick de Luca from French club Biarritz Olympique". BBC Sport. 2 July 2016.
  214. ^ "Wasps signs Bath and England centre Kyle Eastmond from next season". Sky Sports. 23 July 2016.
  215. ^ "Wasps sign Springboks full-back Willie le Roux from the Sharks". Sky Sports. 4 August 2016.
  216. ^ "All-Black utility back Charles Pitau confirm move to Ulster". BBC Sport. 1 April 2015.
  217. ^ "Saracens sign Wasps fly-half Alex Lozowski". Planet Rugby. 13 January 2016.
  218. ^ "Veteran Wallabies openside flanker George Smith returns to the southern hemisphere". Planet Rugby. 4 April 2016.
  219. ^ "Wasps scrum-half Jamie Stevenson to return to London Scottish". London Scottish. 14 April 2016.
  220. ^ "Wasps hooker Ed Shervington announces retirement at end of season". BBC Sport. 2 May 2016.
  221. ^ "Scotland and Wasps fly-half Ruaridh Jackson leaves for Harlequins". Sky Sports. 3 May 2016.
  222. ^ "Wales and Wasps lock Bradley Davies to join Ospreys next season". Sky Sports. 16 May 2016.
  223. ^ "Former Ireland and Wasps centre James Downey announces retirement". Sky Sports. 18 May 2016.
  224. ^ "Wasps centre Ben Jacobs announces retirement from rugby". Sky Sports. 26 May 2016.
  225. ^ "Zebre resign Italy and Wasps hooker Carlo Festuccia". Zebre Rugby (in Italian). 3 June 2016.
  226. ^ "Wasps and Italy versatile back Andrea Masi forced to retire from achilles injuries". Sky Sports. 22 June 2016.
  227. ^ "Italy prop Lorenzo Cittadini leaves Wasps for France Top 14 club Bayonne". BBC Sport. 30 June 2016.
  228. ^ "Connacht sign Wasps second-row James Cannon". Breaking News. 29 September 2016.
  229. ^ "Worcester Warriors sign Leinster centre Ben Te'o". Sky Sports. 22 December 2015.
  230. ^ "Worcester Warriors sign Grenoble centre Jackson Willison". BBC Sport. 8 January 2016.
  231. ^ "Worcester Warriors sign Bath lock Will Spencer from next season". BBC Sport. 13 January 2016.
  232. ^ "Worcester secure permanent signing of Bristol back-row forward Marco Mama". Sky Sports. 27 January 2016.
  233. ^ "Worcester Warriors utility back Perry Humphreys signs first-team contract". Warriors. 2 February 2016.
  234. ^ "Worcester Warriors sign former Springboks flanker Dewald Potgieter". Sky Sports. 8 February 2016.
  235. ^ "Worcester Warriors sign Northampton Saints hooker Matt Williams". BBC Sport. 18 February 2016.
  236. ^ "Former Springboks scrum=half Francois Hougaard makes permanent stay with Worcester Warriors". Sky Sports. 15 March 2016.
  237. ^ "Worcester Warriors sign Saracens tight-head prop Biyi Alo". Club Call. 28 June 2016.
  238. ^ "Worcester Warriors sign Samoa international back-row Alafoti Fao'siliva". Sky Sports. 2 August 2016.
  239. ^ "Munster sign Worcester Warriors lock Darren O'Shea". Sky Sports. 29 March 2016.
  240. ^ "Harlequins to sign Worcester Warriors scrum-half Charlie Mulchrone". BBC Sport. 5 April 2016.
  241. ^ "Worcester Warriors scrum-half Jean-Baptiste Bruzulier will join French side Nevers this summer". Worcester News. 11 April 2016.
  242. ^ "Newcastle sign Worcester Warriors hooker Ben Sowrey". BBC Sport. 28 April 2016.
  243. ^ "London Welsh sign Worcester Warriors centre Heath Stevens". Worcester News. 28 April 2016.
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  245. ^ "Gloucester sign Worcester Warriors centre Andy Symons". Sky Sports. 9 June 2016.
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  247. ^ "Worcester Warriors winger Sam Smith announces retirement at 26 due to ongoing injuries". BBC Sport. 3 August 2016.
  248. ^ "Worcester Warriors flanker Matt Gilbert joins National One outfit Hartpury RFC". Worcester News. 3 August 2016.
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