Sam Wainwright has been capped by Wales at Under-20 level RGC prop Sam Wainwright will join English Premiership side Saracens. The 21-year-old tight-head will be the second Welsh prop signed recently by the European champions, following the capture of loose-head Rhys Carre, 21, from Cardiff Blues. Wainwright is a product of Rhyl Rugby Club and,…

Manuela Zinsberger featured at Women’s Euro 2017 for Austria Women’s Super League champions Arsenal have signed Austria goalkeeper Manuela Zinsberger from Bayern Munich. The 23-year-old had been with the German giants since 2014, helping them lift back-to-back Bundesliga titles in 2015 and 2016. “It’s such an amazing feeling. I know a lot of the players…

Jill Roord scored 12 times in 36 appearances for European semi-finalists Bayern Munich Women’s Super League champions Arsenal have signed midfielder Jill Roord from German league runners-up Bayern Munich. The 22-year-old Netherlands international has been selected in the Euro 2017 winners’ squad for this summer’s Women’s World Cup in France. “I have been following the…

Alex Pearce featured 58 times in all competitions for Derby after arriving in 2015 Millwall have signed central defender Alex Pearce from Derby County on an undisclosed-length contract. The 30-year-old had been on loan with the Lions since January and his contract with the Rams – who he joined in 2015 – was set to…

Olsi Krasniqi grew up in West London and joined the Broncos academy London Broncos have re-signed Toronto Wolfpack prop Olsi Krasniqi on a deal until the end of the season. Albania-born Krasniqi, 26, grew up in Feltham and came through the Broncos academy system to make 92 first-grade appearances between 2010 and 2014. He then…

Josh Ibuanokpe balanced rugby for Harlequins with a chemistry degree at Bristol University Saracens have signed prop Josh Ibuanokpe from Harlequins on an undisclosed-length contract. The 23-year-old tighthead has spent five years with Quins, signing his first professional deal last summer. He made his Premiership and European debuts this season but will leave The Stoop…

Alex Day captained England to the World Under-20 Championship in 2013 Saracens have signed Cornish Pirates scrum-half Alex Day, who will join the Premiership side this summer. The 26-year-old former Northampton Saints youngster is a former England Under-20 international. “I’d like to thank everyone at Cornish Pirates for everything they have done for me,” Day…

Fatima says turning 12 was a milestone in her life because it’s the day she felt mature enough to wear the hijab. She said she thinks it’s important that people understand the true meaning behind wearing the hijab. Fatima, from London, is one of the 12 finalists in the BBC Young Reporter Competition. You can…