Rugby Kotaro Matsushima Debuts in French Pro League September 7th 17:49

Kotaro Matsushima, who made a significant contribution to Japan's first ever advance to the best eight in the Rugby World Cup last year and transferred to the French professional league "Clermont Auvergne", started the match against Toulouse at home on the 6th. , Made their league debut.

27-year-old Matsushima has contributed to Japan's first ever 8 finals, with 5 tries, the most in the team last year's World Cup, and has two wins in the French professional league, Clermont.・Moved to Auvergne.

Matsushima made his debut in the league match on the 6th with a full-back start in the opening match of Toulouse, which was held at home.

In the match, he played with his own speed, such as cutting into the enemy team with the ball and connecting to the score after that, but in the 16th minute of the first half, he couldn't change his score.

Clermont won the match 33 to 30.