Every season, a group of young players make the first big step on the journey to becoming international rugby superstars.
Within that group, there are always a number of youngsters who have a legendary rugby heritage.
But who are the likely candidates to be this season’s breakout performers?
RUCK selects five sons of legends who could make a genuine impact on the top flight next season.
5 famous sons who could have breakout a season
#1. DAN LANCASTER (Leicester Tigers), son of Stuart Lancaster
The 20-year-old, who is an accomplished goal-kicker and capable of playing fly-half and centre, has joined Leicester Tigers after two seasons with his hometown club, Leeds Tykes.
Lancaster was a member of the England Under-20s squad who recorded a clean sweep of the 2021 Under-20s Six Nations on their way to a Championship.Embed from Getty Images