Oval15 are experts in the recruitment and placement of rugby players and coaches. We have direct contact with over 300 clubs worldwide and are closely aligned with the rugby industry’s big role players.

Whether you are male or female, semi-professional or professional, an 18-year-old or a veteran, an emerging or experienced coach – Oval15 can help you.

Oval15 works closely with clubs in the UK, France, Italy, Japan, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand, as well as those in emerging rugby nations like Russia, Georgia, Portugal, Poland, Spain and Romania.

We pride ourselves on providing a professional, efficient service to clubs, players and coaches, while aiming to make the best possible recruitment each and every time.

We understand the comparable level of rugby around the world, and match the ability of our players and coaches with the level of our clubs.

We target players who are committed, disciplined, honest and reliable, both on and off the field. We ensure that our players meet the criteria for overseas visas and are mature enough to adapt to a new environment.

We assist the player or coach with the following:

  • CV preparation
  • Contract negotiation
  • Drafting and signing of contract
  • World Rugby clearance
  • Visa application
  • Flights and accommodation (when provided by club)
  • After-arrival follow-up

We assist the club with the following:

  • Identifying players and coaches based on club’s specific requirements
  • Providing additional information required by the club
  • Liaising with player or coach on club’s behalf during negotiation process
  • Signing of contract
  • Player departure preparation
  • After-arrival follow-up