He next Saturday the series of two matches that they carry out New Zealand and Australia every year for the Bledisloe Cup. For the game which will be played at 23:50 and can be seen live on ESPN and ESPN Play, head coach Ian Foster confirmed to the All Blacks that they will jump to Wellington’s Sky Stadium, and at 8 that they will be on the substitute bench.
Among the most experienced players of the New Zealand team who will be there from the beginning, stand out Sam Whitelock (117 test matches), Sam Cane (68), who will also be the team captain, and Beauden Barrett (83), who will be as fullback, since Richie Mo’unga will act as the opening.
On the other hand, there will be three players in the substitutes’ bench who had a great performance during the Super Rugby Aotearoa representing their respective teams and who, if entered, would debut with the New Zealand team: the second row Tupou Vaa’i, the third Hoskins Sotutu line and wing Caleb Clarke.
All Blacks: 1. Joe Moody, 2. Codie Taylor, 3. Ofa Tuungafasi, 4. Patrick Tuipulotu, 5. Samuel Whitelock, 6. Shannon Frizell, 7. Sam Cane, 8. Ardie Savea, 9. Aaron Smith, 10. Richie Mo ‘ unga, 11. George Bridge, 12. Jack Goodhue, 13. Rieko Ioane, 14. Jordie Barrett, 15. Beauden Barrett.
Substitutes: 16. Dane Coles, 17. Karl Tu’inukuafe, 18. Nepo Laulala, 19. Tupou Vaa’i, 20. Hoskins Sotutu, 21. TJ Perenara, 22. Anton Lienert-Brown, 23. Caleb Clarke.