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Rees-Zammit residing within the second – Welsh Rugby Union


Rees-Zammit has scored three tries within the three Championship video games as far as Wayne Pivac’s aspect have sealed a Triple Crown.

The 20-year-old scored in opposition to Eire in spherical one and notched a formidable brace within the win over Scotland in Edinburgh.

Rees-Zammit has now revealed he was gutted to not rating in opposition to England.

“We’ve labored arduous to get into this place and we’re actually trying ahead to this weekend,” he mentioned.

“We’re a really tight group and we’ve been coaching very well for the previous 4 weeks or so.

“We’re simply taking every sport at a time. We’re not considering too far forward.

“It’s all about momentum and clearly successful at dwelling in opposition to Eire and going as much as Scotland and doing a job up there actually helped us.

“We bought the win in opposition to England as nicely so we’re in good stead for this weekend.

“We’ve bought a giant sport forward this week. We’re taking part in first rate rugby in the meanwhile so we’re trying ahead to it. We skilled 3 times this week simply to tick over.

“It has been fairly a calming week.

“There’s not an excessive amount of strain in any respect. We’re simply making an attempt to maintain all of it in our camp.”

Rees-Zammit celebrates Wales’ Triple Crown-sealing win over England with Jonathan Davies (left)

We’ve bought a giant sport forward this week. We’re taking part in first rate rugby in the meanwhile so we’re trying ahead to it

Rees-Zammit has a complete of 4 tries in seven caps for Wales to date. Solely two years in the past he was watching Wales as a fan at Principality Stadium.

“There are such a lot of capped gamers within the back-line and so they have helped me out massively each in assault and defence. This weekend might be a very good take a look at,” he mentioned.

“We all know what Italy can carry. They like to manage, however in assault we all know what energy we’ve bought.

“The execution simply must be on level.

“I bear in mind being on the stadium two years in the past and watching with my mum and pop. I used to be on the England sport when Josh Adams scored within the nook and the Eire sport too.

“Two years in the past I’d by no means have thought this is able to be the state of affairs I’d be in, however I’m so I’ve to dwell in it and present everybody what I’m about.

“It has all come very quick and I’m loving it.”

Rees-Zammit within the thick of Six Nations motion in opposition to England

Two years in the past I’d by no means have thought this is able to be the state of affairs I’d be in, however I’m so I’ve to dwell in it and present everybody what I’m about

Rees-Zammit continued: “After I get the ball in my arms, I’m all the time making an attempt to create one thing and assault.

“I used to be completely devastated I didn’t rating in opposition to England. So long as we get the win that’s all that issues, however I couldn’t sleep for 2 days afterwards.

“Each time I attempted to go to sleep, I’d take into consideration that ball, the way it didn’t bounce up for me, or how I attempted to kick it.

“I do know these moments are going to come back quite a bit in my profession and I’ve simply bought to maneuver onto the subsequent job.

“We’re not considering too far forward. It’s all about momentum.”