SportLockerTV: Leigh Halfpenny quits rugby to play football (ish) absolutely love it when professional sportsmen try their hands at different sports.

And British & Irish Lions star Leigh Halfpenny has done exactly that – leaving his egg shaped ball behind for a day in favour of a slightly more round one.

It appears that his kicking skills isn’t lost on a football pitch either!

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Quite the way to warm up for his match for Wales against Tsonga this weekend…

Football or Rugby, you decide. See part 1 of Battle of the Balls, and a Leigh Halfpenny conversion masterclass at

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