Jacques Merquey

Jacques Merquey

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jacques Merquey (born 26 September 1929, in Souillac), was a French rugby footballer of the 1950s. An dual-code rugby international, his position was centre, later in his career this changed to stand-off. He played for the Avignon rugby league club, S.O.A XIII, becoming the most capped International, with 37 games for France. Merquey is the only Frenchman to play in the first three successive World Cups, in 1954, 1957 and 1960.Merquey originally played rugby union, where he also represented France, in a total of four games against England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland in 1950.In 1951 he was part of the first ever French rugby league tour of Australia.show more

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  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Cred Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136625369
  • 9786136625362