Ciaran Parker rugby player
Ciaran Parker rugby player

Ciaran Parker

5th Oct 1995 1.88m/110kg Tighthead Prop

Parker, a native of Stockport who came through the academy at Sale Sharks, made 12 appearances for the Aviva Premiership club.

He also had a loan spell at English Championship side Yorkshire Carnegie last season. Parker’s last game in a Sale shirt was a European Champions Cup defeat to Saracens back in December.

The 21-year-old made his debut against Clermont Auvergne in the Champions Cup in January 2015, and played in Sale’s defeat to Munster at Thomond Park a week later.

Parker, who is Irish-qualified, was a member of the England team that won the U20 Six Nations in 2015. He also played in the side that lost narrowly to New Zealand in the U20 World Championship final in Italy later that year.

In August 2017, Munster announced that tighthead prop Ciaran Parker has joined the province on a one-year development contract.

In March 2018, Parker extended his development contract for a further year. He has made 4 appearances since making the move from Sale Sharks.

As of the 2018/2019 Champions Cup, Parker has had 6 European Cup appearances.

(LS August 2018)
ML 7/10/18

Career

yorkshire Yorkshire Carnegie
Tighthead Prop
2016 - present
munster Munster Rugby
Tighthead Prop
2017 - present
england England U20's
Tighthead Prop
2015 - 2016
sale-sharks Sale Sharks
Tighthead Prop
2014 - 2017