Thursday 20 June 2019

Pat Lam signs new four-year contract with Bristol

Former Connacht head coach Pat Lam. Photo: Sportsfile
Former Connacht head coach Pat Lam. Photo: Sportsfile

Bristol head coach Pat Lam has signed a new four-year contract, the Gallagher Premiership club have annnounced.

New Zealander Lam, who joined Bristol in June 2017, will remain at Ashton Gate on a deal until 2023 and will move into the new role of director of rugby.

Bears owner Stephen Lansdown said: "Pat Lam has reinvigorated this club and given us a clear purpose and direction for the future.

"He has created an environment and team spirit that the whole city has bought into."

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