Playing squad 2012/2013
LI Lynn & Trouble
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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Alex Corbisiero's Details
|Weight:||118kgs / 18st 8lbs|
|Height:||185cm / 6ft 1ins|
|Date of Birth:||30/08/1988|
|Place of Birth:||New York City, U.S.A|
|Representative Honours:||England U19, England U20, England Saxons|
|Heroes:||Hulk Hogan; Tonga Lea'aetoa|
|School:||Hall School, Wimbledon; ACS Cobham|
|University:||London School of Economics|
|Best Subject at school:||Geography or Economics|
|Favourite Holiday Destination:||Miami, Florida|
|Currently on your IPOD:||Timberland ft Nelly Furtado and Justin Timberlake|
|Favourite Match:||England U18 v Scotland U18|
|First Played Rugby:||Aged 5|
|Favourite Film:||All the Rocky films|
|Alex's Club Stats:||This Season||Club Total|
|Alex's Test Stats:||Win Rate||Total|
|Country||Won: 12 Drawn: - Lost: 6||England|
|Drop Goals||-||International Points||-|
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