Questions with Cobra: Giuseppe Tazzi

Name: Giuseppe Tazzi
Age: 33
Nationality: Italian
Occupation: SW Engineer
Position: Prop/Second Row

When did you first learn about rugby league?
I hear for the first time the English definirono “rugby league” 3 year ago called in Italy “rugby a 13”.
I am still learning playing…

How did you become a Cobra?
Pieter hansma an ARC mate proposed me to join this “tough team” few years ago. I didn’t understood what he said… and luckily I joined this amazing group.

Do you support a professional team or have a favourite player?
Not really, I start hate watch rugby matches a dozen of years ago. It is not simple appreciate a match when you have an Italian noisy dad.;)

Which team do you look forward to playing the most and why?
Pitbulls of course. I love pains after game.

What is your personal goal this season?
Try to stay away from the field one season as player. Help the team from the sideline recovering to many injuries.

When did you last score a try?
I never did. Is it an important thing in this sport?

Do you have an opposing player that you love to play against or have a rivalry with?
Benji from dolphins, often I don’t know I tackle light players.

If you had to be one of the other Cobras for a week, who would it be and why?
Only if I can spend this week in Argentina… Dom.

What was your most embarrassing moment on the field?
Every drop balls and miss tackles are.

What was your best one?
The kick off against Bulldogs three years ago. My first match.

Which cobra is the funniest?

Which training drill do you dread the most?
Everything concerning catch high balls.

Do you have a nickname?
My historical one was “piombo” lead, from my agility.
I prefer tazzeaux, it is a joke in my dialect that is expressing my attitude to drink alcohol.

How would you describe yourself in one word?