The South African second row took advantage of a borderline situation to put the Sharks in the try
Video: if the midfielder sleeps… Etzebeth takes advantage of it!
Meta as controversial as it is singular, the one seen in the Champions Cup match between Harlequins and Sharks. It was scored by Eben Etzebeth, even if it wasn’t enough to avoid the defeat of the South Africans, beaten by the English for 39-29. The action, however, is absolutely to remember.
Read also: Video: Stephen Varney saves a try already made in Bordeaux-Gloucester
It’s the 39th minute, Danny Care administers a ruck in his own half, gets his hands on the ball but hesitates before releasing it. Etzebeth has already understood everything, as soon as she sees Care take the oval, she pounces on him and snatches it from his hand, for the referee it’s all good and the South African can fly into the try, while the English half is busy protesting with the referee.
Video: Eben Etzebeth’s meta in Harlequins-Sharks
To keep up to date with our news, like the OnRugby Facebook page and/or subscribe to our Telegram channel. Also read our guide to the rules of rugby, to study/revise or learn the oval rules and all its facets
onrugby.it © reserved reproduction