Brett Finch Drug: Footy star Brett Finch reveals his sad drug story in the podcast: The former NSW State of Origin star Brett Finch has opened up about hitting rock bottom during a battle with drugs and alcohol in one of the podcasts. The3 former star halfback who played for Canberra, the Roosters, Parramatta, and the Melbourne Storm in a 270 game NRL career. He told the Turn Up The Talk podcast about he lost his girlfriend and how he got stood down from his two jobs which was the lowest point of his life at one point in time, Finch is at the age of 40, left Channel nine after he worked as a commentator and panelist on the NRL Footy Show in the year, citing mental health issues. Follow More Update On GetIndiaNews.com
Brett Finch Drug Story Podcast
Rock Bottom was when he was stood down from Channel Nine, just to get healthy, this was told by him to the podcasts cost Pat Clifton, Finch also recalled as to how he snuck into the bed and pretended to be asleep after spending all of the night in his loungeroom using drugs and drinking so that his then-girlfriend Elli would think that he was in bed. He used to pretend to wake up and put his radio shirt on because he was working for 2GB Continuous call at that point in time, he already called Ray in order to tell him that he was sick, he stated that his plan came unstuck when his mother heard him on the radio that he was sick and his girlfriend subsequently found out.
Brett Finch Drug Story Podcast Video
Finch stated that was the moment that made him realize that there is something which he needs to change in his life, Finch married his girlfriend of five years Elli Johnson in the year 2018 and the couple welcomed a baby girl in the year 2019, he has previously discussed his battles with the addiction following the end of his playing career including stints in rehab in Thailand.
As recently as October, Finch checked himself into a mental health facility after he was seen asleep with a bloodied and runny nose on a flight from Sydney to the Gold Coast, his most famous on-field moment came in the opening game of the 2006 State of Origin series, at the time he kicked a long field goal in order to win the match for the NSW Blues in front of 80,000 fans.
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