Mike Teague

Mike Teague

Position: Back Row

Date Of Birth 08/10/1959 (58)
Place Of Birth Gloucester
Height 191cm / 6' 3"
Weight 105kg / 16st 7lbs

Mike Teague was born and raised on a pig farm a few miles outside Gloucester. Known as 'Iron Mike' to Gloucester fans he joined his home town club as an 18-year-old in 1978 - 79 season making 4 appearances in his first season. The majority of his rugby career was spent in Gloucester for whom he played 291 games, but he also had brief spells at Cardiff (playing for the club once in April 1981 against Cote Basque and then appearing in half a dozen games in 1985), Stroud and Moseley.

He gained 27 England caps between 1985 and 1993 and played in three internationals for the British and Irish Lions in 1989 against Australia and 1993 against New Zealand.

after retiring aged 34 at the end of the 1994/1995 season he was appointed to the newly created post of team manager at Gloucester.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1980/1981 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  1985/1986 6 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 7 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  30/04/1981 Cote Basque N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 26  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/10/1985 Pontypridd N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 3  
  09/10/1985 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 16  
  26/10/1985 Harlequins FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 16  
  02/11/1985 Leicester Tigers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 15  
  06/11/1985 Oxford University FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 44 - 7  
  16/11/1985 South Glamorgan Institute FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 16  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  England 27 16 2 9 3 0 0 0 12  
  British and Irish Lions 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Clubs: - Gloucester Rugby - Birmingham Moseley - Cardiff -
Region: - South & South West -
Invitational: - Barbarians - World XV -
Honours: - England - England B - England U23 - British and Irish Lions -

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