Fiji Rugby welcomes change in World Rugby eligibility rule


Fiji Rugby has pledged to continue to invest in its local players and development pathway players.

Following the announcement by World Rugby to approve the eligibility change rule to allow players to switch nationality.

Chief Executive, John O’Connor, says this is good news as there will be some overseas-based players however, the discussion will have to come from the players themselves and their coaches.

“We feel that it’s important to continue to develop our players through our pathways and give them the opportunities to play for the Flying Fijians,” he said.