Leigh Halfpenny's future at Toulon in doubt after the 2015 incident!
Leigh Halfpenny suffered a massive knee injury, back in September 2015 before the Rugby World Cup and has been out of the game from September 2015 to November 2016. And the on-track career of Leigh faced lots of speculations after the knee injury with all wondering whether he would be able to continue with his game or not?
If you love watching Rugby and in case you are a Toulon fan, then Leigh Halfpenny isn't a new face for you. And it's no wonder to think on the player's uncertain future at Toulon, so is Halfpenny about to leave his team or not?
Let's find out about his future in Toulon and more on the injury details here in Frostsnow.
Leigh Halfpenny Career after the knee injury
Leigh suffered an anterior cruciate knee injury during the match against Italy in September 2015 before the Rugby World Cup. The Frech newspaper Midi Olympique claimed that Leigh won't be able to play next season for Toulon and has been ruled out of the 2015 Rugby World Cup. The news came as a shock for the Toulon as well as Wales.
Leigh Halfpenny suffered a massive knee injury in September 2015
Source: Wales Online
Their best man was out on the bench for the whole of the season. That was the hardest time for Halfpenny, and the fans badly missed the player.
Leigh Halfpenny suffered a massive knee injury in September 2015, before the World Cup in the game against Italy in Cardiff
Also, check out the video on how Halfpenny got injured during the match against Italy below.
The Wales Rugby Union (WRU) stated,
Wales full back Leigh Halfpenny has suffered an ACL injury, ruling him out of the forthcoming Rugby World Cup. Leigh will undergo further examination and assessment before further details are announced. Further medical update regarding the national squad will be made when available.
Only a player can feel the pain of losing a chance to represent their country in the World Cup, and there aren't any words to compensate the loss. Indeed, Leigh may have felt the same.
The injury was a tough period. The timing of it just before the World Cup was hugely disappointing
A Gem for the Wales Team, Leigh Halfpenny