LIST: 5 Famous Rugby Players Who Changed Their Names

2. Owen Farrell… was Owen O’Loughlin

Owen’s father Andy Farrell has been married to his wife Colleen O’Loughlin since 1995.The pair met as teenagers and had their first child Owen when Colleen was 16 years old.

However, Owen was not at first registered as a Farrell, but took Colleen’s family name of O’Loughlin.Owen has gone on to have a highly successful rugby career winning multiple Premiership and Champions Cup titles with Saracens as well as three Six Nations championships with England.


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