Joe Thomas

Joe Thomas

Centre

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Position:Centre
Age:25
Weight:91kg
Height:180cm
Birthplace:Neath
Previous Clubs:Ospreys, Dragons, Leicester and Houston
Honours:Scarlets

Biography

Joe came from Morriston Comprehensive School through to Neath and Port Talbot College, joining Swansea and scoring 11 tries in 16 appearances as a wing in the Championship in 2014-15 that included a hat-tricks against Tondu and Tata. He played one GB/I Cup game for Aberavon before making nine Premiership appearances in 2015-16 scoring tries against Cross Keys (away) and Llanelli (home). He had made a Wales under-16 debut against Canada at Newport in 2012 and then from the Ospreys Academy with a Wales under-18 debut against France at Swansea in 2013. In 2015 came his Wales under-20 debut against France at Swansea and he continued through 2016, including the Junior World Cup in Manchester, scoring tries against New Zealand and Scotland.  He moved from the Ospreys to play for Leicester, but was later released and played from April 2021 in Texas, USA for Houston Saber Cats until returning to Wales in August. He soon was back in training and has the ability to play in numerous back positions.