Pure product sky and white Chavancy Henry has seen it all with Racing Metro : training center, the D 2 Pro, competition among the Chabal, Hernandez or Fall … At 24 years, rugby has always kept his rank, to the point of becoming an indispensable part of Ile XV. This Saturday, the reception of Bordeaux-Begles mark a first for the club of this child.
In the absence of Jacques Cronje, touched the neck against Toulon, Gonzalo Quesada decided to give the armband to his center three-quarters.
“It is a great honor to be captain of this team, said Chavancy. I started racing at 11 years old, if you had told me that one day I would be the captain, I would not have believed it. It is an honor to assume this responsibility. “At the end of the season convincingly, with seven tries scored in the Top 14 and two in the European Cup, the club’s top scorer wants to be more present in the game: “I try to take more responsibilities. I am no longer the youngster of the group I belong to the former and I’ll try to convey my motivation to others. ‘
Model of selflessness and enthusiasm, international player under 20 wants to compete with the big boys of the league : “We are frustrated by our defeat to Toulon. There were three minutes too long and they have been fatal. We can not afford to lose twice consecutively to Colombes. “Chavancy can now enjoy his new responsibilities to lead the way to his teammates.