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Rugby: Mike Tindall signs player-coach contract for Gloucester

Mike Tindall has signed a one year contract with Gloucester Rugby Credit: ITV Westcountry

Mike Tindall has signed a new one year contract as player-coach at Gloucester.

The Cherry and Whites have also confirmed a new shirt sponsor for the next three seasons.

The 34-year-old, former England centre, successfully combined the two roles this season, helping the Cherry and Whites qualify for next season's Heineken Cup.

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RUGBY: Tindall in contract talks

Gloucester rugby star and former England captain, Mike Tindall, says he is in discussion with the club about extending his contract. The 34 year-old world cup winner signed a one-year contract in the summer to remain with Gloucester as a player and coach for the 2012/2013 season.

He has now told ITV News that he expects a similar extension to be tied up soon.

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