Ludovic Mercier crazy reverse pass


Benito Masilevu's huge side-steps


The Top 5 Schoolboy Prodigies


Step and unbelievable dummy sets up try


Samu Manoa Huge Hit on Billy Twelvetrees


Why you should always tackle low


Ben Flower red card for vicious punches


Ben Tameifuna massive fend on huge prop


Ben Funnell slamming tackle on Hawkins

Friday, January 18, 2013

Friday Funnies - Physio halts Zebre attack with tackle on own player

With immediate injury treatment a priority in the days of professional rugby, it's now commonplace to see physios sprint onto the field whenever a player looks like he may be in trouble. 

This was the case when Ospreys played Zebre in the Rabodirect PRO12 a few weeks back, but unfortunately the Italian side's physio ended up affecting play, taking out one of his own players with a two-footed tackle as the speedy winger broke away from the defence.

Zebre weren't able to capitalise on the open space, and Ospreys won the game 16-15.

Follow Rugbydump on Twitter and Facebook for convenient updates

Time: 0:42
Credit: BBC's ScrumV and iconfusedproductions

Posted at 3:09 pm | 4 comments

Posted in Funnies, See it to Believe it

Viewing 4 comments

Ottawa Rugger January 21, 2013 4:37 pm

Ouch. Can't imagine losing under those circumstances. I bet the physio feels terrible!

· Reply · Report

browner January 21, 2013 4:45 pm

Investigation needed
..... Osprey's had obviously 'paid off' the physio, this could be bigger than "Bloodgate"

If I was an italian resturant in Cardiff I wouldn't serve any welsh after this - disgraceful !

· Reply · Report

william January 21, 2013 6:05 pm

He's not a wing, he is a scrum half!

· Reply · Report

Roy January 21, 2013 8:19 pm

Probably why he came on as reserve.

· Reply · Report

Commenting as Guest | Register or Login

All comments are moderated and will be removed immediately if offensive.
 
Site Meter