Michael Fitzgerald (rugby union)

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Michael Fitzgerald
Full name Michael Fitzgerald
Date of birth (1987-02-08) 8 February 1987 (age 28)
Place of birth Auckland, New Zealand
Height 1.97 m (6 ft 5 12 in)
Weight 116 kg (18 st 4 lb)
School Wanganui High School
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Lock
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2015– Leicester Tigers
Provincial/State sides
Years Club / team Caps (points)


correct as of 24 October 2014.
Super Rugby
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2012–15 Chiefs 58 (5)
correct as of 21 June 2015.

Michael Fitzgerald (born (1987-02-03)3 February 1987) is a New Zealand rugby union footballer. His regular playing position is lock. He previously played for the Chiefs in Super Rugby and Manawatu in the ITM Cup.

In 2013, he signed a contract extension with the Chiefs until 2015.[1]

On 21 April 2015, it was announced he had signed for English Aviva Premiership side Leicester Tigers.[2]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ "Chiefs re-sign six players". Chiefs. 23 June 2013. Retrieved 24 June 2013. 
  2. ^ [Mike Fitzgerald: Leicester Tigers sign Chiefs lock forward "Mike Fitzgerald: Leicester Tigers sign Chiefs lock forward"] Check |url= scheme (help). BBC Sport. 21 April 2015.