With the 2015 Rugby World Cup just around the corner, rugby fans across the UK are hoping that either England, Wales, Scotland or Ireland can deliver the goods and bring home the coveted World Cup trophy.
It’s a trophy that all rugby fans yearn for as rugby-crazy nations fight against each other for glory. Passion, determination and high entertainment is never in short supply as 20 countries line up for what promises to be six weeks of competitive action.
England kick off the World Cup against Fiji at Twickenham this Friday as they look to push for the knockout stages. The final of the tournament is on Friday 31st October in an event that will be viewed by millions across the globe.
Here at Football League World, we’re usually focused on the events in the Football League, but to help us football fans get into the spirit of the Rugby World Cup, we have decided to look at FIVE Football League players that we believe would excel at rugby.
Strength, vision, determination, courage, composure, endurance and aggression were some of the qualities in the forefront of our minds when compiling this list as we persevered to find the players who would best suit the sport of rugby.
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So, here are the FIVE Football League players that would excel at rugby…..
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