Not since the infamous Redmond Brothers have Thamesians fielded 3 brothers in the same starting line up, but on Saturday we were delighted to have Sebastiao & Salvador join their older brother and long standing member of the club Francisco Da Cunha on the pitch for 1st XV game v Feltham.
Both brothers were a welcome addition to the backrow with Salvador bringing the bragging rights home to Lisbon having scored 2 tries. Sebastiao did try to explain to me that “I would make many try if 15 pass me” (Jonno Chandler btw)
Older brother Simao Da Cunha watched from the sidelines with great pride.
You are welcome back anytime gentlemen and feel free to bring more brothers next time.
Muito agradecido & Até breve
1st XV Captain
You must be logged in to leave a comment.
Hey Everyone, I'm pleased to announce our new partnership with Raging Bull Sportswear as our new club kit supplier. Raging Bull is a U.K. based company owned by former England... Read more
Summer is normally a sad time for rugby players as it marks the end of the season and while it frees up weekends to try and build up that brownie point collection for the season... Read more
Summer Touch - Saturdays From 9am (from 13th May) Come and join Thamesians RFC for open touch sessions in the grounds of Marble hill park. Enjoy the setting and, have some fun... Read more
Thamesians or Old Thamesians as we were then known gained recognition in the 70s for the fact that they were the only rugby club in the county with a lady Hon. Sec. - Gillian... Read more
Partnership between Thamesians RFC and Half Backs aims to encourage activity and enthuse a new generation of rugby players in Twickenham Rugby-based play sessions on... Read more