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Rugbyheads All Black squad
Rugbyheads All Black squad
(For the tour of Ireland, Scotland and Argentina at least!)

Well after enjoying the spectacle of a night at Jade Stadium watching the Canterbury boys win the NPC final the Rugbyheads lads (well, AT, DH, SG and Jules at least) got together and over a few of the sponsers product came up with our pick of the touring team of 30 to go to Ireland, Scotland and Argentina next week.

Here's our squad, as expected it's dominated by the two top teams in this years NPC, Otago and Canterbury.

Jersey First Choice Second Choice Utility
1 Greg Feek Dave Hewitt  
2 Anton Oliver Kevin Mealamu  
3 Greg Somerville Kees Meeuws  
4 Chris Jack Paul Tito  
5 Norm Maxwell Simon Maling  
6 Taine Randell Rueben Thorne  
7 Richie Mccaw Sam Harding  
8 Scott Robertson Paul Miller Jerry Collins
9 Byron Kelleher Justin Marshall  
10 Andrew Mehrtens Carlos Spencer  
12 Pita Alatini Aaron Mauger  
13 Tana Umaga Nathan Mauger  
11 Jonah Lomu Caleb Ralph  
14 Doug Howlett    
15 Leon 'Rangi' Macdonald Ben Blair  

Ruled out due to injury, lack of form or retirement (meaning we would have selected these guys if available or in form) are: Karl Hayman, Carl Hoeft, Matt Sexton, Mark Hammett, Troy Flavell, Tony Brown, and Christian Cullen.

Let us know your team on the Discussion board!


Let us know what you think!

Not a bad squad boys, looks very much like the one that won the NPC tonight!

I'm am surprised you didn't select Toddy in there though, my sources tell me that John Mitchell asked the NZRFU to buy out his contract with the Scottish club so he could stay in NZ and captain the All Blacks again...

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