Micky Young rugby player
Micky Young rugby player

Micky Young

31st Dec 1988 1.73m/82kg Scrum Half

The nippy scrumhalf made his original debut for Newcastle Falcons in 2008 after playing his junior rugby with hometown side West Hartepool, and appeared 79 times for the North East side before moving on to Leicester Tigers in 2011.

He has played for England through several age-group levels and has a great deal of promise. Young has some sevens experience for England, where he achieved some success on the IRB circuit, scoring the winning try in the final against New Zealand in 2009.

Having spent two seasons at Welford Road, including the Tigers’ Premiership-winning 2012/13 campaign, the 2010 and 2011 Churchill Cup winner then moved on to Bath Rugby where he spent a further two seasons.

In February 2015, Young returned to Kingston Park, he former England 7s international returning to the England Saxons fold for their 2016 series win over South Africa A after playing in all but one of Newcastle’s 22 league games that year.

As of the 2018/2019 Champions Cup, Young has had 38 European Cups appearances scoring 8 tries.

ML 18/10/18


Career

newcastle-falcons Newcastle Falcons
Scrum Half
2008 - present
England Saxons
Scrum Half
2016 - present
leicester Leicester Tigers
Scrum Half
2011 - 2013
bath Bath Rugby
Scrum Half
2013 - 2015