Ryan Wilson (rugby union)

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Ryan Wilson
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Wilson in 2017
Birth name Ryan Wilson
Date of birth (1989-05-18) 18 May 1989 (age 29)
Place of birth Aldershot, England
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 105 kg (16 st 7 lb; 231 lb)
School Lord Wandsworth College
Frensham Heights School
Rugby union career
Position(s) Number 8, Flanker
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)

Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2010– Glasgow Warriors 127 (15)
Correct as of 6 September 2015
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
Scotland U20
Scotland A
Correct as of 17 March 2018

Ryan Wilson (born 18 May 1989) is a Scottish Rugby Union player. His regular playing position is loose forward. He plays for Glasgow Warriors in the Pro14.[1]

Rugby Union career[edit]

Amateur career[edit]

Wilson has come to prominence despite attending a private. secondary school that did not field a Rugby Union team: Frensham Heights School in Surrey. During his time at Frensham Wilson proved to be adept at football. He played in the school's first XI for two years.[2]

Having played his mini and junior rugby at Farnham RUFC in Surrey, he spent a 'happy year' at Moseley.[3]

Wilson has been drafted to Marr in the Scottish Premiership for the 2017-18 season.[4]

Professional career[edit]

Wilson joined Glasgow Warriors from Moseley in 2010.[2] He has been made captain of the club for the 2017-18 season.[5]

International career[edit]

He then went on to represent Scotland A, Scotland under-20 and Scotland under-19.[6]

Disciplinary record[edit]

Wilson was banned for 3 months due to an unprovoked assault in 2015, leaving a man with a fractured eye socket.[7] He was cleared after an investigation into an incident that happened on the England vs Scotland Match of the Calcutta Cup on Saturday 24th February 2018.[8]

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