The Wallabies They are going through a situation that is becoming more and more worrying. Dylan riley, a young center of the Australian U-20 team, committed to the Japanese team for the 2023 World Cup. In this way, there are already three young people born in Australia who decide to play for Japan.
Riley currently plays in Wild knights And, having not played games with the Aussie senior team, he has the option of changing his team. “I improved my game and met a lot of people. I started to fall in love with life in Japan and I have decided to stay, ”said the 23-year-old center.
It is not the first time that an Australian decides to leave his native team and chooses to play in the Asian team, which is growing more and more within the sport. Like Riley, Ben gunter and Jack cornelsen– son of former Wallabie Greg Cornelsen – pledged to represent the Japanese national team in France 2023.