Dave Rennie cited players who play in Europe over others who play locally, sparking controversy over Australia Rugby regulations.
With the restrictions due to the pandemic, certain exceptions were enabled for the Giteau Law, which establishes that an Australian player based abroad must have at least 60 caps with the selection to be summoned to it.
“The preference is to choose premises. My opinion has not changed, I think it is important that we promote from the inside, “Rennie said when asked about his elections.
Samu Kerevi and Sean McMahon, who obtained permission to play the Rugby Championship, are joined by Will Skelton, Tolu Latu and Rory Arnold, this time to be part of the squad that will play the november window. Names like Harry Wilson, Fraser McReight and Noah Lolesio, members of Super Rugby teams, they were not taken into account.
“We are trying to bring as many more home as we can to add quality to our Super Rugby teams and to help the youngsters from an experience-based point of view, which will eventually benefit us,” he concluded.