Sam Hidalgo-Clyne to leave Scarlets

Kieran Lewis News

The Scarlets can announce that Scotland international scrum-half Sam Hidalgo Clyne will be leaving the club by mutual consent.The 25-year-old signed from Edinburgh last summer and made 18 appearances in a Scarlets jersey. He joined Gallagher Premiership side Harlequins for a loan spell in March, featuring strongly in their Challenge Cup campaign.Scarlets general manager of rugby Jon Daniels said: “We wish Sam well for the future and thank him for his commitment to the Scarlets cause. I am sure he will be an asset to whichever club he joins for the next chapter of his career.”Sam Hidalgo-Clyne said: “I have enjoyed my time at the Scarlets. The boys are great and the fans are very passionate, but it’s best for all concerned that I continue my rugby career elsewhere.”