Valery Morozov rugby player
Valery Morozov rugby player

Valery Morozov

21st Sep 1994 1.91m/115kg Loosehead Prop

Born in Moscow, Russia, Morozov tried his hand in volleyball before had to quit the sport due to his height not being enough for a professional career.

He traded volleyball with rugby at age 14 when he represented his hometown club Zelenograd before signing a three-year deal with Enisei-STM.

He made his international debut for Russia in 2016, with his displays securing him a contract with the Sale Sharks in 2018.

Morozov has 15 Russian caps, and last played for his country alongside Andrei Ostrikov against Japan in November 2019.

As of May 2020, he has made 17 appearances for Sale Sharks, scoring 5 points.



Career

ENisre Enisei-STM
Loosehead Prop
2016 - present
russia-rugby Russia
Loosehead Prop
2017 - present
sale-sharks Sale Sharks
Loosehead Prop
2019 - present