These are some of the youngsters who could become the stars of 2022, according to the legendary Sir Ian McGeechan.
You can read his full article for The Telegraph by clicking here.
Below, we take a look at five of the players he singled out for praise by the legendary Lions coach heading into the new year.
#1. Tommy Freeman
- Club: Northampton Saints
- Age: 20
- Position: Fullback
McGeechan wrote: “A talented footballer and prolific finisher who can play anywhere in the back three, he runs outstanding lines, has good hands, and wonderful distribution skills.”