Johnny McPhillips: Leicester Tigers stand-off to hitch French facet Carcassonne
Leicester Tigers stand-off Johnny McPhillips is to go away to hitch French second-tier facet Carcassonne.
The 24-year-old Newcastle-born former Eire Beneath-20 worldwide will full his transfer on the imminent conclusion of the 2020-21 season.
However he was then overlooked when Tigers’ first-choice outside-half George Ford returned from England responsibility.
Tigers head coach Steve Borthwick stated: “We want Johnny all the very best at Carcassonne. On behalf of everybody at Leicester Tigers, I thank Johnny for his contribution to our membership on and off the pitch.”
Tigers, sixth within the Premiership, end their marketing campaign with an area derby towards Wasps in Coventry this Saturday.