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Israel Folau: Wigan considered signing sacked rugby union international

BBC News Tuesday, 28 January 2020
Wigan considered signing Israel Folau but did not approach the sacked Australia rugby union international, says chairman Ian Lenagan.
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Israel Folau was sacked from the Australian national rugby union team last year over homophobic comments he made on social media. Now he's sparked shock by signing for Catalan Dragons. View on euronews

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