Brazil Searches for Global Rugby Talent

By Jack Whibley, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In an effort to boost the host’s chances in rugby at the Olympics, the Brazilian rugby federation has launched a worldwide campaign called “Brazilian Rugby Players Wanted” by which it hopes to attract new players who may be entitled to Brazilian citizenship.

The Confederação Brasileira de Rugby (CBRu) has sent letters to clubs around the world, aiming to entice players to Brazil and gain eligibility to play at the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?