Kiwi Coaches Are Best

This weeks illustration is bulldog faced kiwi Warren Gatland the Welsh national rugby coach.  Wales aren’t alone, Ireland have Joe Schmidt and Scotland have Vern Cotter but so far the RFU have refused to give in to the temptation of Kiwi coaching expertise.  England apparently had the opportunity to sign Gatland and Shaun Edwards in 2007 but decided to look the other way instead.

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Wales on the other hand moved swiftly to sign Gatland and Edwards, where they delivered 2 Grand Slams and a World Cup Semi-Final.

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Meanwhile Stuart Lancasters England have crashed out of this months World Cup after defeat to both Wales and Australia.  What will the RFU do now?

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