Sir Ian McGeechan selects his stunning all-time Lions dream team

CENTRES:

Outside-centre: Jeremy Guscott (England) – “He was the runner but had the toughness too,”

Inside-centre: Scott Gibbs (Wales) – “There are not too many backs who have total respect from the forwards, but Gibbsy was one of them. His physical work was huge.”

HALFBACKS:

Fly-half: Gregor Townsend (Scotland) – “I’ve gone for the ball player. He was one of the most talented fly-halves I ever coached.”

Scrum-half: Matt Dawson (England) – “I have always thought that he was the reason why Jonny Wilkinson played so well for England, simply because of the ball Daws gave him and when he gave it to him.”

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