Two Premiership stars named in Men’s Team GB training squad

Team GB men’s head coach Tony Roques has named a 21 player group which features a host of sevens specialists including five players that previously took home silver from the Rio Olympics in 2016.

They include all-time HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series leading try scorer Dan Norton.

They are joined by six players from Scotland including the Scotland 7s captain from 2019/20 Robbie Fergusson and Welsh trio Luke Morgan (Ospreys), Luke Treharne and Morgan Williams.

GB SEVENS MEN 

Dan Bibby 
Tom Bowen 
Phil Burgess 
Richard de Carpentier 
Alec Coombes (Edinburgh)
Alex Davis 
Tom Emery (Coventry)
Jamie Farndale (Edinburgh)
Robbie Fergusson (Glasgow Warriors)
Ben Harris (Saracens)
Paddy Kelly (Glasgow Warriors)
Ollie Lindsay-Hague
Ross McCann
Max McFarland
Tom Mitchell
Luke Morgan (Ospreys)
Will Muir (Bath)
Dan Norton
Luke Treharne 
Ethan Waddleton
Morgan Williams 


Team GB’s dream rugby sevens lineup for 2021 Olympics

BACKS:

Stuart Hogg (Scotland): He is the Scotland captain and the man that makes them tick. When he’s not in the field, the Scots struggle to mix it with the big teams. Playmaker, motivator, kicker – he’d be our captain on this stage.


Louis Rees-Zammit (Wales): He burst on to the international scene a in 2020 and hasn’t looked back. His blend of composure and speed would be perfect for the sevens game.

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