Two days ago it was announced that Andy Powell was to retire from rugby due to a knee injury. Infact it has transpired that a battle with depression was the main driving force behind the big Number 8's decision. Here's a segment from his a frank interview he gave with BBC Scrum V today.
'I'd fallen out of love with rugby'— BBC ScrumV (@BBCScrumV) October 13, 2016
Andy Powell on battling depression#ScrumV Radio, 8pm: https://t.co/QSBUL0i2vH https://t.co/7zxVh74mZp