Wasps have introduced that outdoors again Paolo Odogwu has prolonged his contract with the membership. The 23-year-old is Wasps’ main attempt scorer this season, with six tries in simply eight video games thus far this time period.
The fast winger come outdoors centre has been in scintillating type lately, claiming man-of-the-match within the high-scoring win over Bathtub Rugby. That type noticed Odogwu named within the England Squad for the Guinness Six Nations.
The explosive again is presently the highest metre-maker within the Gallagher Premiership, with 367 metres gained. Odogwu has additionally made essentially the most clear breaks within the Premiership with 12 to his identify thus far this season. Two statistics which have helped him to second place within the attempt charts for the Premiership, with 5 put downs domestically.
Odogwu joined Wasps from Sale Sharks forward of the 2019/20 marketing campaign, coming again to his birthplace of Coventry.
His first outing in a Wasps jersey was on the 2019 Premiership 7s the place he helped his aspect attain the ultimate for the sixth successive time, contributing six tries and within the course of changing into the competitors’s prime try-scorer of all time.
He beforehand hung out with Leicester Tigers whereas additionally having represented England Beneath 20s.
Wasps Head Coach Lee Blackett mentioned: “We’re very glad that Paolo has dedicated his future to Wasps.
“He has been a revelation this season, exhibiting to everybody the thrilling participant we knew he was. We stay up for seeing rather more of that pleasure in a Wasps shirt over the approaching seasons.”
Talking concerning the contract extension, Odogwu mentioned: “I’m actually glad to have prolonged my time at Wasps.
“I’m having a good time taking part in on this group for the time being and I’ve felt at residence ever since I joined the setting. There’s a terrific tradition and buzz concerning the place and dealing with all of the coaches over the previous couple years has given me the boldness in my capacity and the chance to point out what I can do on the sector.
“I’ve actually beloved my time on the membership thus far. All of the squad are working exhausting to construct on the progress we’ve got made lately and I’m enthusiastic about being a part of Wasps’ future.”
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