- Andy Goode
name = Andy Goode
birthname = Andrew James Goode
dateofbirth = birth date and age|1980|4|3|df=yes
height = 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
weight = 14 st 13 lbs (95 kg)
ru_position = fly-half
ru_nationalteam = England
ru_nationalcaps = 9
ru_nationalpoints = (47)
ru_ntupdate = 26 Nov 2006 (End of autumn internationals)
ru_clubyears = 1998-2002
Leicester Tigers Saracens Leicester Tigers
ru_clubcaps = 43
ru_clubpoints = (140)
ru_clubupdate = 28 May 2007
ru_currentclub = CA Brive
Andrew James Goode (born
3 April 1980in Coventry) is a rugby unionfootballer who plays fly-half (and occasionally fullback) for CA Briveand England.
Goode's main strengths are his goal kicking, and he also controls the game tactically very astutely from fly half.
King Henry VIII Schoolin Coventryand Bromsgrove Schoolin Bromsgrove, Worcestershire. He started playing rugby union at the age of five at Barkers Butts, before moving to Nuneaton at 12. Up until then he had played at scrum half but soon found out he enjoyed the game better at fly-half. He also played for Warwickshire and the Midlands.
He joined Coventry aged 16.
In 1998 Andy was selected to play for England U18 and has since represented England at U21 level, playing at the 2000 SANZAR tournament in New Zealand, as well as appearing 5 times for England A in 2001 and 2002.
Leicester Tigersas a youngster, despite his youth he played a substantial part in Tigers record four successive Premiership titles and also won two Heineken Cupwinners medals. He later moved to Saracens moving with coach Rod Kafer. He did not enjoy his time at Saracens however and was released from his contract, moving back to Leicester in December 2003.
After good performances for Tigers and the England A side, Goode made his England debut as a replacement for
Charlie Hodgsonin the 2005 Six Nations victory over Italy, in which he also scored his first points from a conversion.
Andy was nominated for Zurich Player of the Season 2004-5 and the PRA Players’ Player of the Year. He also ended the season voted player of the year by the Leicester Tigers members and players.
Andy Goode was Leicester Tigers most instrumental player over the last 5 years due to his incredible kicking skills. He is currently the top record holder for the highest point scorer in the country, topping even the likes of Jonny Wilkinson.
Following Leicester's disappointing 07/08 season, Goode was one of a number of players to leave Welford Road and signed for French club Brive on a reported salary of £400k per year contract.
* [http://www.tigers.co.uk/31_281.php Leicester Tigers player profile]
* [http://www.england-rugby.com/englandrugby/index.cfm?fuseaction=News.News_Detail&storyid=10908 England profile]
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