‘I feel blessed’: Former Springbok physio on her exciting new job at football club PSG

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Dr Tanushree Pillay landed her dream job at soccer club Paris Saint-Germain. (PHOTO: Supplied)
Dr Tanushree Pillay landed her dream job at soccer club Paris Saint-Germain. (PHOTO: Supplied)

This is it, she thought. Years of hard work had paid off and she was the Springboks’ team physiotherapist, travelling the world and doing what she loved.

The gees was with Tanushree Pillay when captain Siya Kolisi joyfully hoisted the Rugby World Cup when the team won in Japan in 2019 and she thought she’d reached the pinnacle of her career.

Not in her wildest dreams did Tanushree, who grew up in Asherville in Durban, imagine her next job would be at mega football club Paris Saint Germain (PSG), which boasts the likes of superstars Lionel Messi, Neymar and Kylian Mbappé in its squad.

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