RUCK takes an in-depth look at the foreign-born players in each of the home nations Six Nations squads, and where they were born. It’s an interesting list for sure.
This article attempts to identify the qualifications of players not born in the country they are representing.
It should also be noted that there are many examples of players who qualify for a nation they may have no affiliation with other than having been born there.
Cameron Redpath, for example, was born in France while his father was on a professional contract but moved to England before the age of one.
#4. England – Two players
- Bevan Rodd (Scotland) – Parent
- Marcus Smith (Philippines) – Parent