The blue flanker was elected player of the year by readers of Rugby 1823. Now in its eighth edition, the Italian Player of the Year has seen more than 1,500 fans to vote on the blog to choose the best blue of the year. And in a year of great change, with the arrival of Conor […]
Glasgow Warriors and Italy
Simone Favaro made his debut for Italy against Australia in June 2009 and has over 30 caps to his name. One of Treviso’s leading players he joined Glasgow Warriors in 2015 and was voted the Warriors Player of the Season in 2015/16.
A genuine open-side, Simone has carved a reputation for tough tackling and great work at the breakdown with the highest turnover rate in the Warriors team in his first season with the club.
Photo credit: ‘SNS Group / SRU’
Simone Favaro has been voted Glasgow Warriors McCrea Financial Services Player of the Season in his first year at the club. The Italian international back row forward, who joined the Warriors from Benetton Treviso last summer, was presented with his award by former Glasgow Warriors hooker Dougie Hall at the club’s annual awards dinner in […]
Italian international flanker Simone Favaro will join Glasgow Warriors on a two-year contract in the summer. The 26-year-old will move to Gregor Townsend’s Warriors from their Pro12 rivals Treviso. Favaro has played 23 times for his country and has made 35 appearances for his current club. “Glasgow Warriors are one of the top sides in […]
Position – Flanker
Club – Glasgow Warriors
Nationality – Italian
Honours – Italy
Date of Birth – 11/07/1988
Height – 184 cm
Weight – 103 kg