Steffon Armitage

Heineken Cup: Toulon No 8 Steffon Armitage named European Player of the Year
Monday 26th May 15:05

Back-row Steffon Armitage was named ERC European Player of the Year on Monday just days after helping Toulon win the Heineken Cup.

Steffon Armitage deserves England return, says Bryan Habana
Sunday 25th May 15:12

World Cup-winning winger Bryan Habana says England should find a way to select his Toulon team-mate Steffon Armitage, despite the stated policy of ignoring overseas-based players.

Toulon owner calls for England to pick Steffon Armitage
Sunday 25th May 10:29

Toulon owner Mourad Boudjellal says England's self-imposed ban on picking overseas-based players is "stupid" amid the clamour for back-rower Steffon Armitage to return to the national set-up.

Saracens trio join Jonny Wilkinson and Steffon Armitage on shortlist for ERC player of the year
Wednesday 30th April 18:18

Saracens trio Chris Ashton, Schalk Brits and Jacques Burger have been shortlisted for the 2014 European player of the year.

Toulon flanker Steffon Armitage hopeful of call-up from England boss Stuart Lancaster
Thursday 24th April 09:23

Toulon flanker Steffon Armitage has been told by England boss Stuart Lancaster that 'the door is not wholly closed' regarding his international future.

Lions wildcards
Monday 8th April 09:44

The British and Irish Lions is the pinnacle of any rugby player's career - and a place on the tour is predominately saved for experienced internationals.

Flanker Steffon Armitage believes move to France has revitalised his career
Monday 19th November 18:52

Steffon Armitage remains hopeful he will get the chance to play for England again in the near future.

Toulon flanker Steffon Armitage cleared of doping charges
Thursday 8th November 20:31

Toulon flanker Steffon Armitage has been cleared of doping charges by a French Rugby Federation disciplinary panel.

Toulon flanker Steffon Armitage will learn punishment for failed drugs test next week
Friday 26th October 17:35

Steffon Armitage will have to wait until next week to discover whether he will be banned by the French Rugby Federation for failing a drugs test.

Armitage lauds Laporte
Thursday 17th May 16:05

Steffon Armitage has hailed the influence of Bernard Laporte on Amlin Challenge Cup finalists Toulon.

Guy Armitage to join Toulon
Tuesday 6th March 15:15

London Irish centre Guy Armitage has joined the family exodus to France after agreeing a three-year deal with Top 14 outfit Toulon.

Armitage set for Toulon
Friday 13th May 20:42

London Irish have cleared the way for Steffon Armitage to join Toulon after agreeing to release him from his contract.

Toulon snap up Armitage
Friday 15th April 15:20

Steffon Armitage is set for a move to France after agreeing terms with Toulon, it emerged on Friday.

Irish seal bonus point win
Saturday 4th September 17:23

London Irish took full advantage of Alex Goode's sin-binning to inflict a 33-16 defeat on Saracens at Twickenham on Saturday.

Saints trio top nominations
Friday 7th May 11:37

Northampton trio Ben Foden, Phil Dowson and Soane Tonga'uiha are in the running to lift the prestigious RPA players' player award.

Armitage inspired by Moody
Tuesday 15th December 09:54

Steffon Armitage says he draws inspiration from Lewis Moody in the hope of one day succeeding him in the England number seven jersey.

Armitage out to impress
Thursday 4th June 16:22

Steffon Armitage is determined to prove himself a worthy England starter against Argentina.

Armitage - We must step up
Friday 15th May 14:29

Steffon Armitage believes London Irish will have to 'step up' if they are to defeat Leicester in Saturday's Guinness Premiership final.

Armitage brothers nominated
Thursday 23rd April 09:56

Delon and Steffon Armitage have been shortlisted for honours in this year's PRA awards.

Two changes for England
Tuesday 10th February 12:36

Martin Johnson has brought Joe Worsley and Mike Tindall into England's starting XV to play Wales on Saturday.