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LIST: 10 current rugby players who have been to University and what they studied

We reveal the rugby players with brains to match the brawn. 

1. Toby Flood

Flood graduated from Northumbria University in 2007 with a degree in business management and has also undertaken a Graduate Diploma in Law, in preparation for his planned post-rugby career as a lawyer.


2. Alun Wyn Jones

The Wales, Lions and Ospreys man has over 100 tests caps, thanks to his world-class skills. The lock obtained a degree while putting in his classy performances for the Ospreys.

Jones began mixing rugby and text-books part-time at Swansea University, where he gained a law degree in 2010. So can Jones’ skills in the courtroom match his skills at the lineout?


3. Alex Goode

The England and Saracens fullback has a marketing degree from Hertfordshire University


4. Alex Allan

The Glasgow Warriors prop forward completed finally completed his academic journey after eight years with a BSc honours degree in quantity surveying from Edinburgh Napier University.

The milestone, which came in June 2018 comes after Alex juggled his studies with rugby commitments and an injury-enforced break.

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