Rugby

Cooper confirms Toulon exit

2016-07-12 17:42
Quade Cooper (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Australian playmaker Quade Cooper on Tuesday confirmed his departure from Toulon, just a year after signing from the Reds.

"Goodbye. Thank you for everything. I will miss my brothers and family that I now have in Toulon... See you soon," the 28-year-old Cooper said on his Twitter account.

Cooper failed to settle at Toulon, struggling to nail down a starting spot and was often criticised after failing to fire.

Toulon's outspoken club president Mourad Boudjellal notably compared the performances of the 58-times capped Wallaby to Jonny Wilkinson as going from "foie gras to pate"

Read more on:    toulon  |  quade cooper  |  rugby

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk
Breaking News

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

Latest blogs
Vote

Which Super Rugby quarter-final are you most looking forward to?

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.