The 2019 Super League season once again showcased our players to be some of the toughest in world sport and we perhaps saw the best example of this from Joe Westerman during the late-season Hull derby.
After carrying the ball in, Westerman dislocated his kneecap before immediately hitting it back into place himself and then shrugging off the physio’s attempt to take him from the field of play.
He played the remainder of the game but it ended in disappointment as Hull KR claimed a shock victory against his Hull FC side.
Nonetheless, Westerman’s heroics were the talk of the town after the match with the video now exceeding one million views on YouTube. Watch below (not for the squeamish)…