Rugby players you never knew were related, including Itoje and Thorley

8 Unexpected Pairs of Rugby Stars We Didn’t Know Were Related

5. Andy, Connor, Liam & Owen Farrell 

Liam Farrell is an English rugby league footballer who plays for the Wigan Warriors in the Super League and England as a second-row or loose forward. His younger brother Connor Farrell also plays for Wigan. They are both cousins of Andy Farrell, making them cousins once removed of Owen.

6. Ben & Tom Curry and John & Sam Olver

The Curry twins are the nephew of former England hooker John Olver and cousins of former Northampton Saints fly-half Sam Olver, who is now at Ealing Trailfinders.