Leicester Tigers

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Leicester Tigers
Full nameLeicester Tigers
Nickname(s)Tigers
Founded1880
GroundWelford Road
Leicester
Ground Capacity24,000
ChairmanPeter Tom
CoachRichard Cockerill
LeagueAviva Premiership
2012/13Aviva Premiership, Champions

Leicester Tigers are a rugby union club based in Leicester, England who play in the Aviva Premiership. They are the most successful English club with a record 10 championships and are the current champions.

The 'Tigers' are one of only four teams (along with Gloucester, Bath and Wasps) never to have been relegated from the top flight and are also the most successful English side in Europe having made five Heineken Cup finals, winning back to back titles in 2001 and 2002.

League position[change | change source]

Season League Position
2010/11 Aviva Premiership Runners-up
2011/12 Aviva Premiership Runners-up
2012/13 Aviva Premiership Champions

Former position[change | change source]