Because if they didn't they might end up with said player leaving at the end of his contract....Hellraiser wrote:Nolanator wrote:SOB is so f**king loyal that he signed as long a contract as he could before he'd broken into the Irish team. Another bloody year to go on it.Mr. Very Popular wrote:Well in fairness,the Munster boys are loyal,not like the Leinster lads.Nolanator wrote:POM now has a central contract and SOB doesn't. f**king shenanigans.
Surely the IRFU and players can renegotiate the terms of their contract mid-contract if both parties are up for it?
Why would the IRFU do that?
I thought you weren't one of the people who saw the players as simply resources as opposed to real people. Others have had contracts upgraded after they were signed. I think Henderson started the season on a development contract.