The 34-year-old Irishman presented his autobiography.
The newly-made player of “Western Force” on the air of the Irish “Late late show” presented his book “you Can’t hide: My autobiography”, in which, in particular, he told about the tragedy that he experienced as a child.
“I was two and a half years old and my brother Ross was six when he was hit by a truck. I’ve never said this publicly before. But when you write a book, you want to pay homage to the people who are important in your life. For me, this is an opportunity to honor the memory of Ross, the memory of my parents, who managed to raise me in difficult conditions,” Carney said.
Rob Carney, 34, will start the new season with Western Force in Australia, where he moved after 15 years with Leinster in Ireland, where he played 207 games.
Sam Simmonds was named European player of the year
The Exeter forward not only scored one of the tries in the Champions Cup final, but also took the award.
This weekend was not rich in high-class Rugby, a Prime example of which was the Champions Cup decider between Exeter and racing 92. The English won with a score of 31:27: and Sam Simmonds scored a try.
By the way, this forward is the best in attempts in the tournament. In total, they have accumulated as many as eight pieces! Now Sam Simmonds has been Named the greatest player of the year in Europe. He managed to beat his teammate Stuart Hogg, Seven Radradra from Bristol and two racing 92 players: Finn Russell and Virimi Wakatawa.
Sam Simmonds became the fourth Englishman in the history of the prestigious award.
Ian Foster: “We are happy, but the Cup is not ours yet»
The head coach of the All Blacks shared his opinion about the last match against Australia.
“Relief is not what I feel right now. These are test matches. If we don’t perform at the level we want to, there is a lot of pressure on the team. The series against the Wallabies this year is very difficult. I’ll be honest, the current Australian team is the best team they’ve ever had,” said Ian foster.
“We really just started playing out. We only had two test matches. We failed one, and we are quite happy with the second one. So the Cup is not in our pocket yet,” added head coach All Blacks.