Tuesday 27 September 2016

Ouch! Brian O'Driscoll shares image of an injury he suffered in his last game against Wales

Published 04/02/2016 | 13:38

Brian O'Driscoll gets creamed by Scott Williams in 2014
Brian O'Driscoll gets creamed by Scott Williams in 2014

Brian O'Driscoll's throwback-Thursday is a particularly painful one.

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Ahead of Ireland's clash with Wales at the Aviva on Sunday, O'Driscoll shared an image of the back injury he suffered after he was the victim of a crunching tackle from Scott Williams.

#tbt to Wales game 2014 when @scottwilliams_1 nearly killed me & this happened when I landed on my hoop! #gascrack

A photo posted by Brian O'Driscoll (@13rianodriscoll) on

Thankfully, we know that BOD dusted himself down and helped Ireland to a 26-3 success in Dublin which ultimately led to Ireland being crowned champions in Paris.

Here is a video of the tackle:

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