Scott Spedding

Scott Spedding

Scott Spedding
Date of birth (1986-05-04) 4 May 1986
Place of birth Krugersdorp, South Africa
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 ½ in)
Weight 100 kg (15 st 10 lb; 220 lb)[1]
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Full back
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2008-2012
2012-2015
2015-
Brive
Bayonne
Clermont
79
78
0
(61)
(71)
(0)
correct as of 25 April 2015.
Provincial/State sides
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2005-2008 Natal Sharks 10 (58)
Super Rugby
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2006 Sharks 1 (0)
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2006

2014-
South Africa U21
France
5

14
(17)

(21)
correct as of 17 October 2015.

Scott Spedding (born 4 May 1986, Krugersdorp, South Africa) is a French rugby union player. His position is fullback and he currently plays for Clermont in the Top 14. In January 2015 he was named in the France 31-man squad for the 2015 Six Nations Championship by coach Philippe Saint-André.[2] He made his debut for France on 8 November 2014 against Fiji.

After seven years of living in France, Spedding applied for French citizenship in 2014. He got French citizenship the same year.

Spedding attended St John's College in Johannesburg from 1999 to 2003 where he captained the first XV Rugby team. He was in the same year at school with Tour de France champion Chris Froome.

References

  1. ^ "Rugby World Cup". rugbyworldcup.com. 
  2. ^ "Six Nations 2015: Noa Nakaitaci named in France squad". BBC Sport. 15 January 2015. Retrieved 16 January 2015. 

External links

  • ESPN Profile
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