Player Info

Playing squad 2012/2013

Alex Corbisiero

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Alex Corbisiero has enjoyed a hugely successful last two years on the International stage, winning a 6 Nations title in 2011, going to the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand. He was one of England's best performers during the 2012 6 Nations Championship toured South Africa where he played in the second Test and was involved in England's historic victory over the All Blacks in December 2012.

The powerful prop forward has 18 England caps.

Corbisiero, born in New York City, is the son of an American father and an English mother. He was introduced to rugby soon after his family moved to England.

He joined the London Irish Academy in August 2005 and made great progress under the guidance of former front row forward Neal Hatley and Toby Booth before making his senior debut at Twickenham in the 2008 London Double Header in the 24-16 victory over London Wasps.

Since his debut, Corbisiero has gone on to play 76 matches for the Exiles scoring five tries including a memorable final try in the 38-0 St Patrick's Day Party match against Sale Sharks in March 2010.

He will leave the club at the end of the season to join Northampton Saints.

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Recent news stories on Alex Corbisiero:

Date Type Headline
16.10.2013 Club News Marland Yarde named in England Squad for Autumn Internationals
01.08.2013 Club News Marland Yarde and David Paice named in England squads
19.07.2013 Club News Peter Richards appointed London Irish Academy Coach
09.06.2013 Club News James Sandford - Malawi Final Day
06.06.2013 Club News Alex Corbisiero called in Lions squad
31.05.2013 Club News David Paice starts for England against Sudamerica XV
08.05.2013 Club News Marland Yarde named in England squad for Argentina tour
07.05.2013 Club News Brian Smith End of Season Review
04.05.2013 Match Reports Gutsy Exiles go down fighting at Welford Road
03.05.2013 Club News Skivington to captain Exiles against his former club
20.04.2013 Match Reports Irish come out on top in battle of Exiles
19.04.2013 Club News Hala’ufia back to face London Welsh
17.04.2013 Club News Alex Corbisiero’s return from injury for Exiles
13.04.2013 Match Reports Exeter too strong for Exiles at Sandy Park
12.04.2013 Club News Irish include Ojo and Sinclair for trip to Exeter
16.01.2013 Club News Irish confirm Corbisiero departure
09.01.2013 Club News Corbisiero, Joseph and Paice in EPS squads
04.01.2013 Club News Corbisiero returns to face Gloucester
31.12.2012 Club News Brian’s Mid Term Report
22.11.2012 Club News Corbisiero back on the loose head for All Blacks
18.11.2012 Club News Irish claim losing bonus point at Welford Road
16.11.2012 Club News Corbisiero, Joseph and Lawson to start against Tigers
11.11.2012 Match Reports Irish open LV=Cup with bonus point win
08.11.2012 Club News Corbisiero back for LV=Cup match with Sale
06.11.2012 Club News Irish United: Sheamus joins Exiles for training session
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