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Developing Positional Skills

University rugby players in a scrum during Kingston University Rugby Firsts vs Brighton University Rugby Team

Photo: RFU Archive

During a rugby match, positional discipline and tactics often make the difference between the two teams engaged. It is crucial that every player knows his position, what is expected of him and where his team-mates will be on the pitch.

Below you will find many articles written by top professional coaches explaining the finer points of positional skills and analysing the different approaches used by trainers.  


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