Blues against Blues in France

Blues against Blues in France

Blues pit themselves against Blues when some noted alumni face off in the Top 14 Final in French rugby at a sold-out Stade de France this weekend.

George Moala, who played 74 games for the Blues, was the standout player for Clermont Auverge in their semifinal 33-13 win over Lyon.He is joined by 61-cap Blues fullback Isaia Toeava, who was the other key back in Clermont’s semifinal victory.

Moala will take part in his first Top 14 Grand Final against favourites Toulouse who have Jerome Kaino and Charlie Faumuina in their pack. They qualified for the final with a 20-6 win over La Rochelle – with their team including another former Blues player in Ihaia West.