Warrington Wolves name dropped during World Cup game as pundit says they “vitally need” new prop

In sport outside of rugby league, it is the FIFA World Cup which is dominating headlines especially after a dramatic group stage.

It is being covered by BBC, ITV and other networks inside and outside the UK including on Talksport radio who in the past has provided brilliant coverage of the Betfred Super League.

With so many people engaging with the tournament, this coverage is a great tool to get names and products out there.

Warrington Wolves will be happy then to see that they were name dropped during Talksport’s coverage of Cameroon vs Brazil last night.

It came from Stuart Pearce who recently spoke to the England rugby league squad himself a former English international in football.

It was also recently confirmed that he would be doing an event at Warrington.

When Cameroonian player Vincent Aboubakar tried to stop a rampaging Gabriel Martinelli of Arsenal, he was forced to foul the attacker and almost rugby tackled him in his desperation.

The moment prompted Pearce to name drop his “friends” at Warrington stating they “vitally” need a new prop and joking that the Cameroonian star would fit the bill.

“I promised my friends at Warrington Wolves that I’d try to get them a new big prop forward which we vitally need,” he said.

Aboukar would prove to be the hero as he scored the winning goal in one of the biggest upsets in world football.

However he was then sent off for his celebration taking off his shirt yielding a yellow card taking him to a red after his rugby tackle on Martinelli.

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