Rugby player Giorgi Kveseladze joins English side Gloucester

Giorgi Kveseladze will become the first Georgian centre to play in English top-flight. Photo via Gloucester Rugby., 17 Dec 2020 - 17:20, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgian rugby player Giorgi Kveseladze has joined English club Gloucester and will spend the next two years representing them in Premiership Rugby and European competitions.

Kveseladze, 23, will become the first Georgian plating on the position of a back to join the English top-flight competition, and has reacted to the development by revealing he was "very proud" to join the club referred to as Cherry & Whites.

Gloucester Rugby announced the transfer on Wednesday, posting a Twitter update that read the team was "delighted" to welcome the midfielder.