These are the brilliant 2021 Lions squad nicknames and the reasons they’ve been given them | Ruck

These are the brilliant 2021 Lions squad nicknames and the reasons they’ve been given them

So we bring you The Briefcase, Pinball, Gwyn Boots, One Man Band , a front-rower nicknamed after a former WWE champion and the Wales back likened to a popular musical…

2021 Lions squad nicknames

#1. LIAM WILLIAMS (SANJAY)

It was while he was on holiday in Greece as a small boy that another British family reckoned the Saracens-bound star looked like Sanjay Kapoor, the former market trader from Eastenders! The name stuck.

#2. ROBBIE HENSHAW (ONE MAN BAND)

His musical and sporting versatility have earned him the nickname “One Man Band” and “Old Man Bob Henshaw” amongst his teammates. His family has a lot of musical talent, with Henshaw himself playing the accordion, fiddle, guitar and piano.

#3. ELLIOT DALY (BRIEFCASE)

The England star got his nickname after turned up at his first Wasps training session in his Whitgift school uniform and carrying you know what!

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