BIRTHPLACE: TIPPERARY, IRELAND
POSITION: Forwards / Prop
Hailing from Ireland, Cronan Gleeson started playing rugby at age 5. Gleeson began his high-level playing career with Munster’s Age Grade programs U18, U19 & U20. After being a part of Ireland’s Age Grade programs, Cronan went to France to play for Staed Montios in Pro D2. Moving from France to England to play for Burley St. Edmunds and Newcastle Falcons, he continued his rugby journey to Perth, Australia in the WA Premier Division. Heading back to Europe to play for Connacht in Ireland and then the Spanish Premiership. Gleeson landed in Atlanta, playing 4 out of 5 games in the 2020 season for Rugby ATL. As a powerful scrummager with silky skills, Gleeson looks to bring all his rugby tools to the table for a great 2021 season with the San Diego Legion.