Corbisiero Signs for Saints

England and London Irish prop Alex Corbisiero has signed for Northampton Saints and will join the club in the summer.

The prop made 76 appearances for the Exiles and currently has 18 England caps.

He is a central part of the current England side and was part of the successful 2011 Six Nations campaign.

he has been signed after the Saints revealed that they expect to loose Brian Mujati and Soane Tonga’uiha in the summer.

On the move, Corbisiero said: “There is a great culture and hopefully I can help the team succeed whilst continuing my progression as a player.”

He had been offered a new contract at the Exiles but felt the time was right for him to move on and progress his career.

Currently, the Saints are fifth in the table and are pushing towards another shot at the top four.

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