NFL player Marquette King has sparked controversy within the rugby world after claiming he would “dominate” rugby if he played the sport.
The 31-year-old punter made this statement on Twitter and famous rugby players around the world have reacted to the claim.
The All Blacks, along with others have put him in his place by offering him a chance to prove it.
We’d all love to see this!
You’re welcome to join us for training anytime. https://t.co/QanJhkhV8z— All Blacks (@AllBlacks) June 20, 2020
Ranked! The 5 worst Premiership signings of the 2019/20 season
Oh dear, oh dear. However much we will them on, sometimes deals just don’t turn out the way we hoped – or anything like it, as these disasters demonstrate.
5. Niki Goneva (Harlequins)
Described by the club as ‘a real coup’ and ‘deadly finisher’ when the winger joined from relegated Newcastle Falcons last summer. However, it appears that the 35-year-old, who has been a prolific try scorer throughout his career, is finally starting to slow down. He didn’t cross the whitewash in his six Premiership outings for Quins this season.