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Playing squad 2013/2014

Tom Homer

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Tom Homer 2013/2014

Since joining the London Irish Academy in July 2008, Tom Homer has emerged as one of the brightest young talents in English rugby. This was re-affirmed at the end of the 2011/12 season which saw him win the Aviva Premiership Golden Boot. He also received the London Irish Player of the Season award and was voted Players' Player of the Season.

Tom scored 131 points last season, 101 of which were in the Aviva Premiership. The full back also crossed for one try.

He first caught the eye while playing centre for England's unbeaten U18 side in 2008. He burst onto the club scene in dramatic style on his Premiership debut for London Irish, scoring two tries against Saracens as an 18-year-old in November 2008.

In 13 senior club appearances in the 2008/09 season, he scored two tries and 51 points including a memorable St Patrick's Party performance against Northampton Saints where he slotted eight out of eight kicks as the Exiles won 32-27.

He was added to England's U20 EPS in 2009, making a fine debut against Wales. In June that year he was the leading point scorer in the England U20 team that reached the final of the IRB U20 Junior World Cup in Japan.

At London Irish, Tom scored 78 points in 20 appearances in the 2009/10 season including four Heineken Cup tries.

His fine performances led to a first team squad promotion and another call up to the England U20 World Cup squad. The Salisbury-born player went on to write himself into the record books, in becoming the highest individual point scorer in the tournament's history as England reached the semi-finals.

With his lightening quick feet, eye for the try line and remarkably accurate kicking style, the future looks very bright for the talented 23-year-old who signed a two year contract extension in November 2012.

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Recent news stories on Tom Homer:

Date Type Headline
10.05.2014 Match Reports Exiles sign off season with a win
09.05.2014 Next Match News Geraghty returns to Captain Exiles
09.05.2014 Ezine News Geraghty returns to Captain Exiles
03.05.2014 Match Reports Tries galore as Gloucester edge a thriller at Kingsholm
02.05.2014 Next Match News 100 up for Homer against Gloucester
02.05.2014 Ezine News 100 up for Homer against Gloucester
20.04.2014 Match Reports Second half fight back not enough as Exiles go down at the Gardens
17.04.2014 Ezine News Geraghty to captain Exiles against Former Club
17.04.2014 Next Match News Geraghty to captain Exiles against Former Club
25.01.2014 Match Reports Wasps edge Irish in the rain at Adams Park
24.01.2014 Ezine News Hala'ufia back to play Wasps in LV=Cup
24.01.2014 Club News Hala'ufia back to play Wasps in LV=Cup
18.01.2014 Match Reports Complete performance sees Exiles sign off Amlin Cup in style
17.01.2014 Next Match News Homer to start against I Cavalieri Prato
11.01.2014 Match Reports Tries galore at Madejski as Irish run out comfortable winners
10.01.2014 Next Match News Armitage and Sa back to face Lusitanos XV
10.12.2013 Club News Tom Homer and Ian Humphreys run kicking clinic at Claires Court School
21.11.2013 Ezine News Irish must improve discipline says Tomás O’Leary
09.10.2013 Ezine News It has been a busy few weeks for the London Irish Community team
04.10.2013 Club News London Irish players visit Waitrose Head Office
24.08.2013 Match Reports Fisher brace not enough as Irish go down to Wasps
22.08.2013 Club News London Irish announce team to face Wasps
22.07.2013 Club News Farnborough RFC host London Irish Rugby Camp
05.06.2013 Club News Win tickets to Legends Rugby Festival

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