Robert is from Donaghcloney, he played mini rugby at Dromore RFC before attending Methodist College Belfast where he played in three Schools' Cup Finals. Robert currently studies at Queen's University Belfast.
If ever an Irish player looked like he grew up in New Zealand, it's Lyttle. His ability to contort his body to ensure a successful grounding of the ball is NRL-like, and Lyttle is already impressing at PRO12 level.
In April 2017, Lyttle, who is a current member of the Academy, was rewarded for his excellent development this season with a place on the senior panel. Having made a significant contribution to Les Kiss' squad making 8 appearances.
He had started every game for his side in 2019 but had not started in the new year.
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|2017 - 2017|