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Gatland and McGeechan rank their top five all-time Lions

Let’s take a look at the five greatest British & Irish Lions of all-time, as selected and ranked by the legendary Sir Ian McGeechan and current head coach Warren Gatland.

#5.

Gatland: Lawrence Dallaglio (England)

GATLAND SAID: “The best captain that I’ve ever been involved with was Lawrence Dallaglio. He had that unbelievable ability to motivate players in a way that I’ve never seen anyone else able to do. Particularly in the changing rooms,” Gatland explained. He’d talk the talk and then walk the walk. I’ve so much admiration for his leadership and honesty in that role.”

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McGeechan: Willie John McBride (Ireland)

McGeechan said: “He was my captain and was so instrumental in that your in 74 in South Africa.”

DID YOU KNOW? McBride was awarded a CBE in the 2019 New Year Honours list for services to Rugby Union

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