Former England international Matthew Tait retires with immediate effect
Mathew Tait has announced his retirement after 15 years in professional rugby.
After making his England debut as an 18-year-old, Tait was a World Cup Finalist in 2007 and has spent the last eight seasons with Leicester Tigers.
'It was like someone was stabbing me in the back of the heel... I'd sit down for two minutes and limp around to get moving again'
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'It was the scariest phone call ever in my life. I was thinking, that's it, I'm going to die'