Phil Dowson rugby player
Phil Dowson rugby player

Phil Dowson

1st Oct 1981 1.90m/108kg Coach

Callum Hunter-Hill signs for Northampton Saints

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints have signed second row Callum Hunter-Hill from Gallagher Premiership rivals Saracens.  The 6ft 7in tall, 120kg second row made 81 appearances across five seasons...

Saints sign George Smith

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints’ Director of Rugby Phil Dowson believes that new recruit George Smith’s physicality can be a real point of difference, after adding the towering forward to his squad ahead...

Sam Matavesi to depart Northampton Saints

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints can today confirm that hooker Sam Matavesi will depart the Club with immediate effect to pursue a playing opportunity overseas. The 32-year-old Fijian international joined the...

No changes for Saints' final fixture

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Phil Dowson has named a completely unchanged matchday 23 as Northampton Saints head to their first Gallagher Premiership Final since 2014 – facing Bath Rugby in the league’s showpiece finale...

Premiership Rugby Awards round-up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2023/24 Gallagher Premiership Rugby season has been one to remember and its standout individuals were honoured last night at the Premiership Rugby Awards, presented by Gallagher. Here's a round-up...

Two changes for Saints

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Phil Dowson has made two changes to his Northampton Saints side as they embark on their last regular season home clash against Gloucester Rugby on Saturday (11 May, kick-off: 3.05pm).       Angus...

Tom West joins Saints

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Loosehead prop Tom West will join Northampton Saints for the 2024/25 season and beyond, the Club can today confirm.   The 28-year-old front row arrives at cinch Stadium at Franklin’s Gardens...

Saints confirm trio of new signings for 2024/25

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints today confirm the signings of Luke Green, Fyn Brown and Archie Benson ahead of the 2024/25 campaign. The trio join from San Diego Legion, Doncaster Knights and Luctonians respectively,...

Saints name team for Derby Day clash with Leicester Tigers

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints welcome local rivals Leicester Tigers to cinch Stadium at Franklin’s Gardens on Saturday (20 April, kick-off: 3.05pm), with Phil Dowson today naming his side for the Derby Day...

Three changes to Saints’ side to face the Bulls

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Phil Dowson makes three changes to his Northampton Saints side as they head into the Investec Champions Cup quarter-finals on Saturday (13 April, kick-off: 8pm), when the Vodacom Bulls visit cinch Stadium...