Jamie Dever signs new deal with London Irish

London Irish director of rugby Declan Kidney
London Irish director of rugby Declan Kidney

London Irish have announced that Jamie Dever has signed a new deal with the Gallagher Premiership club.

Born in Ireland, the 28-year-old started his professional rugby career with Connacht in 2014 and went on to feature MLR clubs Houston Sabercats, San Diego Legion and Old Glory DC.

Having joined the Exiles on a short-term deal until the New Year but now has extended his stay for the remainder of the 2021/22 season.

“I’m delighted to extend my time with London Irish,” said Dever to the club's official website.

“Everyone has been so welcoming since I arrived, and I now can’t wait to kick on and help the Club wherever I can for the rest of the season.”

London Irish are positioned ninth in the Gallagher Premiership table after managing a solitary win from eight games and will face Harlequins in the upcoming round at the Stoop on 27th November.