Wootton joined the Northampton Saints academy ahead of the 2012/13 season.
Alex made his Munster A debut against Plymouth Albion in 2013, he also received a call up to the Ireland U-20 squad for the 2014 IRB Junior World Championship in New Zealand.
He was named 2015 Senior Player of the Year and represented both the Ireland Men's 7 squads and the Ireland Wolfhounds 7s squad in the summer of 2015.
Wooton signed a two-year contract extension with Munster in March 2017.
He made his European Rugby Champions Cup debut in 2017, against Leicester Tigers.
In December 2018, he signed a new deal with Munster Rugby, committing to the province until at least June 2021.
After 39 appearances for the province, scoring 13 tries, he joined Connacht on a loan deal until the end of the 2020-21 season.
(LS July 3, 2020)
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