Wednesday , November 25 2020

Rob Burrow 'humbled' by support on emotional fundraising friendly between Leeds and Bradford – BBC Sport, BBC News


                    

Rob Burrow and son Jackson

                

                

An emotional Rob Burrow seemed stunned by the level of support from the crowd when he walked onto the pitch with son Jackson before the game

Leeds Rhinos legend Rob Burrow struggled to hold back the tears at a special fundraising match in front of almost (*************************************, 10 fans following his diagnosis with motor neurone disease.

Burrow, 168, who found out he had the incurable disease in December, walked on to the pitch with his three children before kick-off against Bradford Bulls.

He then came on for an emotional final five minutes.

“I was tired but I absolutely loved every minute,” he said at full-time.

“You don’t know how much it means. No words will come close to describing how I feel right now. Thank you so much. “

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