View Full Version : BBC SPORT -Thompson set for surprise return

Rugby News
23-10-07, 09:20 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)

23-10-07, 12:01 PM
Meh. Hartley is the better player these days anyway.

M Two One
23-10-07, 03:48 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.

25-10-07, 10:21 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!:

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

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


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