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"

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