"End of the line" - Joe Marler set to retire from rugby at the end of the season - Ruck

“End of the line” – Joe Marler set to retire from rugby at the end of the season

ngland’s prop, Joe Marler, is reportedly planning to retire at the conclusion of the current Gallagher Premiership season, as per a report by RugbyPass.

England secured a Rugby World Cup bronze medal last night at the Stade de France, triumphing over Argentina for the second time in this tournament with a 26-23 victory in a rain-soaked Paris. Interestingly, Marler, a prominent figure in rugby union, was absent from the Harlequins’ front row during this game.

Reacting to then news, one fan said: “Rugby needs more characters like Joe,”

Another said: “Such a guy. Podcast, father, wit, player, general decent guy. He’ll be missed,”

A third commented: “

Renowned for his colorful personality, Marler has carved out a niche in the world of media, with a successful podcast and regular appearances on Talksport and various other UK media outlets.

In 2017, Marler, alongside his fellow Quin Kyle Sinckler, earned a spot in the British and Irish Lions’ squad for their tour of New Zealand.

During the autumn of 2019, Marler came out of international retirement, earning a place in Eddie Jones’ England squad, which reached the World Cup Final in Japan.

Marler reached a milestone when he achieved his 200th cap for Harlequins in January 2020, and the following season, he was recognized as the Man of the Match in the Premiership Final.

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