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Ex-NRL star’s son goes viral as he breaks down in tears after NSW Waratahs score huge upset 

Ex-NRL star’s son goes viral as he breaks down in tears after NSW Waratahs score huge upset: ‘It was a bit too much emotion for me to handle’

  • Tane Edmed fought again the tears in post-match interview on Saturday
  • 21-year-old impressed Waratahs to shock 24-21 win over the Crusaders 
  • Edmed grew up watching his father Steve play at Leichhardt Oval
  • Edmed senior performed 136 video games for the Balmain Tigers over seven years 

NSW Waratahs fly-half Tane Edmed has lifted the lid on his emotional post-match interview on Saturday, which noticed him grow to be an web sensation.

Edmed impressed the Waratahs to a shock 24-21 win over the Crusaders at Leichhardt Oval on Saturday, earlier than holding again the tears as he processed the achievement.

The 21-year-old grew up watching his father Steve taking part in on the well-known previous floor for the Balmain Tigers, which made the gorgeous victory over the Super Rugby powerhouse even sweeter. 

Tane Edmed was overcame with emotions after the Waratahs beat the Crusaders

Tane Edmed was overcame with feelings after the Waratahs beat the Crusaders 

‘My father performed plenty of footy right here and I performed all my junior rugby league simply down the highway at Blackmore Oval,’ Edmed advised the Sydney Morning Herald as he defined his emotional interview.

‘I in all probability kicked 1000’s of balls down at Leichhardt No2. 

‘It was only a actually good feeling driving up right here and I had 30 family and friends in the stands, and to get a win like that with these boys […] we had such a troublesome year final year. It was a bit an excessive amount of emotion for me to deal with.’

The Waratahs shocked the New Zealand powerhouse at Leichhardt Oval in Round 11

The Waratahs shocked the New Zealand powerhouse at Leichhardt Oval in Round 11

He added: ‘It has been such a troublesome highway for these boys, and to get a win – after which for me to get a win like that in entrance of my family and friends, and on the sphere I’ve grown up taking part in on – it was simply wonderful. I used to be only a bit lost for phrases.’ 

His father, who performed in the 1989 Grand Final towards Canberra, was rightly pleased with his efficiency.

‘It was nice, I used to be actually pleased with him,’ he mentioned. 

Edmed was promoted to the starting team five weeks ago and hasn't looked back since

Edmed was promoted to the beginning group 5 weeks in the past and hasn’t regarded again since

‘He works actually onerous. I don’t know anybody who works as onerous as him, I’m certain they’re on the market. It has been a reasonably robust couple of seasons for the Waratahs.’ 

Edmed was promoted to the Waratahs’ beginning squad 5 weeks in the past and hasn’t regarded again since, making the No10 jersey his personal.

After a winless season final year, the Waratahs have been one of many shock packages of the present Super Rugby marketing campaign and the win over a Crusaders outfit containing eight All Blacks put them on the verge of securing a playoff spot. 

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