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War­ren Gat­land called up six play­ers – four Welsh, two Scots – from nearby tours as bench cover against the Chiefs and Hurricanes. Not ev­ery­body was happy…

Rob sul­li­van Watched a few scots in the Wal­la­bies game that de­serve call- up be­fore play­ers gat­land brought in. Choos­ing play­ers on prox­im­ity is an ab­so­lute joke. Let’s just hope he’s not given the job again in 4 years’ time! gat­land’s rea­son­ing was very clear. he knew who he needed to win the se­ries, so he just ad­justed to suit tough con­di­tions.

Ca­role Knox smacks of favouritism. I’m an eng­land fan but I was an­noyed more scot­tish play­ers weren’t in­cluded con­sid­er­ing their rise.

David stephens gareth Davies should have been there any­way. to­tally out­played Conor Mur­ray in the Pro12 fi­nal.

Nathan soe­san so glad he called up well-known, solid play­ers, se­lected on their abil­ity, not be­cause they were ge­o­graph­i­cally close… oh wait!

steven Carter What’s wrong with peo­ple? they were called up to keep the Lions fresh for the tests and for the fact they were lo­cal – scot­land were in aus­tralia and Wales in New Zealand.

Sub role al­lan Dell faced Chiefs

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