Johnny Tobin from Tullow Rugby Club spoke of the pride felt within the club for the young man:
“We are delighted for him. I was talking to his dad, his family is delighted for him. He has put in savage work, he is a kid that had every obstacle thrown at him from a young age. He was sick around 18, 19 and missed out on Leinster 19’s but has battled so hard to get back”.
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