Sir Ian McGeechan picks his five ‘nailed on’ players for Lions XV

3. Owen Farrell (England)

Position: Fly-half

McGeechan said: “I would put Farrell at inside centre because I think you also need a goal kicker in a Test team.

“You’ve got to be prepared to win it by penalties as well as tries, if you need to. Farrell, with his experience, played very well in New Zealand for the Lions at 12.”

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