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Sarries star set for departure

5th April 2019, 10:11 by Alex Jack

Saracens have confirmed Argentina international Marcelo Bosch will leave the Premiership club at the end of the current campaign.

The 35-year-old joined the north London side from Biarritz in 2013 and has since gone on to make 130 appearances for the reigning Premiership champions.

Bosch has helped Sarries win three league titles and lift the European Champions Cup in both 2016 and 2017.

The talented centre is set to leave the Allianz Park this summer and the Argentine says he is grateful for the time he has enjoyed at Saracens.

"I want to remember this time of my life with a smile on my face, and feel blessed to have lived here the past six years," he told the club website.

Bosch added: "It's been magnificent and I'm very grateful.

"I arrived at the age of 29 and if you told me at that time that I would still be here I wouldn't have imagined it.

"It will be sad to leave because when you have made amazing memories then it's hard to let go."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Alex Jack is a Yorkshireman with Scottish connections and well versed in a number of sports. A Leeds United supporter, who also enjoys both codes of rugby. Leeds Rhinos is where you can find him in the summer, while Alex is an avid supporter of Scottish rugby union.

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