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Rugby News
23-10-07, 10:20 AM
Former England hooker Steve Thompson will come out of retirement to play for French club Brive.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/sport1/hi/r...ion/7057750.stm (http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/sport1/hi/rugby_union/7057750.stm)

Bullitt
23-10-07, 01:01 PM
Meh. Hartley is the better player these days anyway.

M Two One
23-10-07, 04:48 PM
Very nice signing here. Brive will need him if they want to stay clear of the drop zone in Top 14 this season. There are too many solid mid-table teams and it will likely be a fight between five or even six of them to see who drops.

Dikon
25-10-07, 11:21 PM
Will be interesting to see how he goes.

Incredible Schalk
03-11-07, 05:33 PM
He's is/was England equivelent of Matt Dunning except he wasnt able to slot drop goals. :bleh!:

RC
04-11-07, 01:03 PM
I thought he was forced into retirement becasue of injury!

getofmeland
04-11-07, 01:13 PM
Yeah I thought he was forced to retire due to injury...

All I can say is....

Hallelujah he's been healed its a Miracle

http://pic.templetons.com/brad/photo/cbt/brad/hallelujah.JPG

Caledfwlch
04-11-07, 04:09 PM
Of course Hartley is the better of the two. Thompson hasn't been playing!