Rugger-related revelry

Financial Adviser

Rugby legend Will Greenwood was regaling the audience at last week’s Investors Chronicle’s Investment and Wealth Management Awards with tales from the rugby pitch, threats of hospitalisation and all.

Some of Mr Greenwood’s most entertaining insights came when describing his teammates, such as Jonny Wilkinson’s alleged use of moisturiser, and Lawrence Dallaglio’s favouring of ‘pagioni’ in an Italian restaurant, only to be told he was looking at ‘page one’ of the menu.

One story that went down well concerned an unnamed Irish player who complained: “There are 19 million sheep in this country and I can’t get a bacon sandwich.”

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