Steve Hansen, ex Head Coach of the All blacks he dedicated great words of praise to Quade Cooper after his return to the Wallabies in the triumph before South Africa, by date 3 of Rugby Championship.
The 10 of Australia was the hero against the Springboks after scoring an agonizing penalty and thus giving the victory to the Aussie team.
Hansen spoke of said performance and put the focus on the opening return: “Quade has always been a great talent, but he has probably gotten away with it and I think that with maturity and age he has become a charming young man.”
In addition, he added: “He has totally become a team man, he understands his own identity, which I think is huge, many times our young players, and older players for that matter, enter the game and all they have is rugby. . and when rugby is not going well they find problems “
Finally he was dispatched with more praise: “He understands his identity not only as a rugby player, but as a brother, friend, and he organizes his rugby around those identities as well, and he is very sure of who he is and that is seen in his performance. because better people make better players. “