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Bio-banding: myths and realities

Bio-banding: myths and realities

Academy use of bio-banding - where players are matched by maturity rather than age - has sparked a lot of debate. We asked expert Dr Sean Cumming to answer some of the most commonly-asked questions.

Can Heraf switch New Zealand on to football?

Can Heraf switch New Zealand on to football?

On the face of it, New Zealand Technical Director is a thankless job: the country is rugby obsessed, its top players play thousands of miles away, and only half a World Cup place is available every four years. Andreas Heraf describes it as a “great gift” though.

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