28 Sept 2022

WATCH: Kilkenny rugby ace scores superb drop goal in French League

Peter Lydon continues to impress in France - click 'Watch on YouTube' below to view and skip forward to 0:40 for Lydon's drop goal

Peter Lydon, the Kilkenny native currently plying his trade for Rouen Normandie in the French Pro D2 Rugby League, continues to make his presence felt in la République.

One particular score from the full-back has garnered quite a bit of attention recently.

It came during an excellent match-day performance from Lydon for Rouen against Provence that ended 22-21 to the Kilkennyman's charges.

During this passage of play, Lydon cleans up a blockdown that could've gone messy for his team and showed no fear as he hit a long-range drop goal in open and pressurised play.

Looking at the final score, it was almost certainly the difference!

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