List of 2016–17 Pro12 transfers

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This is a list of player transfers involving Pro12 teams before or during the 2016–17 season.

Benetton Treviso[edit]

Cardiff Blues[edit]

Connacht[edit]

Edinburgh[edit]

Glasgow Warriors[edit]

Leinster[edit]

Munster[edit]

Newport Gwent Dragons[edit]

Ospreys[edit]

Scarlets[edit]

Ulster[edit]

Zebre[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  80. ^ "Edinburgh sign Sale Sharks and Tonga forward Viliami Fihaki". Sky Sports. 15 July 2016.
  81. ^ "Edinburgh sign Fiji Sevens star Viliame Mata". FBC. 22 July 2016.
  82. ^ "Edinburgh and Scotland centre Matt Scott signs for Gloucester". Planet Rugby. 16 January 2016.
  83. ^ "London Irish sign Edinburgh club captain Mike Coman". Sky Sports. 1 February 2016.
  84. ^ a b "Edinburgh centre Sam Beard signs for Newport Gwent Dragons". Sky Sports. 22 February 2016.
  85. ^ "London Irish sign Edinburgh and Scotland fly-half Greig Tonks". BBC Sport. 29 February 2016.
  86. ^ "Munster sign Edinburgh prop John Andress from next season". Sky Sports. 29 March 2016.
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  89. ^ "Edinburgh utility back Nick McLennan signs permanent central contract with Scotland Sevens". Rugby World. 23 May 2016.
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  92. ^ "Edinburgh fly half Jade Te Rure rejoins New Zealand home province Manawatu". Stuff.co.nz. 22 July 2016.
  93. ^ "Glasgow Warriors sign Counties Manukau prop Jarrod Firth". BBC Sport. 3 February 2016.
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  95. ^ "Italy and Zebre winger Leonardo Sarto agrees Glasgow Warriors switch next season". BBC Sport. 8 March 2016.
  96. ^ "Oyonnax fly-half Rory Clegg rejoins Glasgow Warriors". BBC Sport. 17 March 2016.
  97. ^ "Glasgow Warriors sign Fiji scrum-half Nemia Kenatale". Sky Sports. 31 May 2016.
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  100. ^ "Glasgow Warriors sign Canterbury fly-half Hagen Schulte". Sky Sports. 8 July 2016.
  101. ^ "USA back-row Langilangi Haupeakui to join Glasgow Warriors". BBC Sport. 28 September 2016.
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  103. ^ "Former Scotland and Glasgow scrum-half Mike Blair announces retirement". Sky Sports. 21 April 2016.
  104. ^ "Glasgow Warriors back-row Jamie Eddie announces retirement with immediate effect". BBC Sport. 26 April 2016.
  105. ^ "Edinburgh sign Glasgow and Scotland prop Kevin Bryce". Sky Sports. 27 April 2016.
  106. ^ "Fiji and Glasgow Warriors lock Leone Nakarawa signs for French club Racing 92". Sky Sports. 27 April 2016.
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  108. ^ "Glasgow and Australia winger Taqele Naiyaravoro returns home for the Waratahs next season". Planet Rugby. 26 May 2016.
  109. ^ "Yorkshire Carnegie sign Scotland international prop Michael Cusack". BBC Sport. 10 June 2016.
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  148. ^ "Munster versatile back Denis Hurley joins with All-Irish League club Dolphin RFC". Irish News. 16 September 2016.
  149. ^ "Former Munster winger Gerhard van den Heever joins Japanese club Yamaha Jublio". Yamaha-Motor.co.jp (in jp). 22 October 2016.
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  154. ^ "Newport Gwent Dragons sign Ebbw Vale lock Ashley Sweet". BBC Sport. 28 July 2016.
  155. ^ "Former Wales scrum-half Tavis Knoyle leaves Cardiff Blues for Newport Gwent Dragons". BBC Sport. 17 October 2016.
  156. ^ "Bath sign Wales and Lions back-rower Taulupe Faletau from Newport Gwent Dragons". BBC Sport. 9 December 2015.
  157. ^ "Newport Gwent Dragons' winger Matthew Pewtner forced to retire at age 25 on medical advice". BBC Sport. 17 February 2016.
  158. ^ a b "Ospreys sign Newport Gwent Dragons hooker Hugh Gustafson". BBC Sport. 22 February 2016.
  159. ^ "Former Wales and Dragons lock Andrew Coombs forced to retire through injury". BBC Sport. 27 June 2016.
  160. ^ "Bath sign Wales international winger Aled Brew until end of year". BBC Sport. 7 September 2016.
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  223. ^ "Zebre back-row forward signs for Amatori San Dona". On Rugby.it (in Italian). 5 July 2016.
  224. ^ "Argentina prop Emiliano Coria signs for Federale 1 club Nevers". France3 Regions.fr. 28 June 2016.
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