May 17, 2019
Goode up for Premiership player of the season
Alex Goode has been nominated for the Gallagher Premiership Rugby Player of the Season.
The full-back has been excellent at 15, and 10 when called upon, and has already won European Player of the Year and Saracens Fans’ Player of the Year.
He is joined on the shortlist by Gloucester’s Danny Cipriani, Faf De Klerk of Sale Sharks, Exeter Chiefs back rower Matt Kvesic, Steven Luatua of Bristol Bears and Northampton Saints’ Cobus Reinach.
The winner will be announced on Wednesday 22nd May at the star-studded 2019 Premiership Rugby Awards, presented by Gallagher, and the full Gallagher Player of the Season shortlist is:
The shortlist was selected by a judging panel compiled of Nick Mullins (BT Sport), Alastair Eykyn (BT Sport), Mick Cleary (The Daily Telegraph), Sarah Mockford (Rugby World), Robert Kitson (The Guardian), Chris Jones (BBC 5 Live), Owen Slot (The Times) and Tom Hamilton (ESPN), with Premiership Rugby Communications Director Paul Morgan chairing the panel.
Along with the winner of the Gallagher Player of the Season, the winners of the following awards will also be announced at the 2019 Premiership Rugby Awards, presented by Gallagher:
- Ricoh Director of Rugby of the Season
- Land Rover Discovery of the Season
- BT Sport Dream Team
- Citizen Try of the Season
- Gallagher Community Player of the Season
- Premiership Rugby 7s Player of the Season
- Top Try Scorer of the Season
- Gilbert Golden Boot
The winners at the 2019 Premiership Rugby Awards, presented by Gallagher, will be announced first on Twitter via the @premrugby account. Use hashtag #PremRugbyAwards to join the conversation