new signings

  • Connacht have announced four of new signings today, strengthening their squad ahead of the 2020/21 season by landing two Munster players and two from Leinster.

    Munster duo Sammy Arnold and Conor Oliver, and Leinster pair Jack Aungier and Oisin Dowling will become Connacht Rugby players from 1 August, with Dowling and Aungier signing two-year deals.

    Oliver and Arnold both featured for Ireland in the 2015 World Rugby U20 Championship, who were then coached by current Connacht Attack Coach Nigel Carolan.

    Connacht Head Coach Andy Friend says all four players can make significant contributions to the squad ahead of the new season.