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Germany: Hildesheim Invaders sign RB Sean Richard

The Hildeseheim Invaders of the German Football League continue to load up and have signed standout Dutch running back Sean Richard for the 2018 season.

The 5’11”, 195 lb 23 year old Richard, a native of Amsterdam, Holland, was the leading rusher and receiver for the Berlin Rebels in 2018 gaining 1,038 yards rushing on 154 carries (6.7 yds/carry) (4th overall in the GFL), while also catching 45 passes for 617 yards. He scored 17 touchdowns to lead the team in scoring as well.

Richard played for the Frankfurt Universe in 2017 and was the team’s second leading rusher behind Silas Nacita. He averaged 6.2 yards a carry on 299 yards rushing.

A product of the Amsterdam Panthers, Richard started playing football at the age of 16 and played on the Panthers U19 squad until 2014. He moved over to the Amsterdam Crusaders in 2015 helping them to win the Dutch title in 2015 and 2016.

Sean Richard highlights from 2018 season with Berlin Rebels

Check out highlights from 2017 with Frankfurt Universe