George Ford and Owen Farrell cannot go on forever – and England legend Will Greenwood believes these are the young pretenders vying to be the next cab off the rank.
WILL GREENWOOD”S FOUR FLY-HALF PICKS:
4. Charlie Atkinson (Wasps)
- Age: 19
- Height: 183cm
- Weight: 88kg
Will Greenwood said: “A tough little nugget with a strong physique. Atkinson needs a few years. Already part of Eddie’s shadow squad, he’ll be an outstanding player in two or three years’ time.”
DID YOU KNOW? Atkinson’s father played rugby for Tynedale RFC, Northumberland and had England U18 trials