Cooper wishes Aplon well

    2014-03-31 12:12
    Cape Town - Wallaby and Reds flyhalf has wished the Stormers a safe journey home from Australia - and fullback Gio Aplon a speedy recovery from his elbow injury.

    VIDEO: OUCH! Gio Aplon's nasty elbow injury!

    Aplon was forced to leave the field in the 23rd minute in Brisbane with a dislocated elbow.

    Following the match between the Reds and the Stormers on Saturday, the 25-year-old left the following message on his Twitter account:

    "Wishing the stormers a safe trip home to Capetown and especially wishing the little magician 1GioAplon a speedy recovery from his injury.."

    A grateful Gio Aplon thanked the Australian on Twitter for his concern with the following response:

    "@QuadeCooper thanks a lot my man really appreciate it all the best with the rest of your season keep up the good work!God Bless"

    The Stormers lost 22-17 to the Reds and play the Waratahs at Newlands on Saturday, April 5 (kick-off 19:10) in their next match.

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