Latu and Skelton join Wallabies Squad

by SUFC | October 8, 2021
Latu and Skelton join Wallabies Squad

Wallabies coach, Dave Rennie has confirmed the squad for Australia’s end of year Tour to Japan and the United Kingdom.

Fresh off the side’s second place finish in the eToro Rugby Championship, Rennie has selected a familiar squad as well as some European-based Wallabies who will join the group in the UK. Including Students Tolu Latu and Will Skelton, the latter who last represented the Wallabies in 2016. 

Latu was part of the 2019 Rugby World Cup side and has been playing in France for the past two seasons. Skelton who has been a standout in the Northern Hemisphere since 2017, representing English Premierhsip powerhouse, Saracens for three seasons before joining Top 14 side, La Rochelle in 2020. 

Tolu and Will join fellow SUFC players, Angus Bell, Folau Fainga'a, Jake Gordon, Matt Philip, Tom Robertson and Lachlan Swinton. Congratulations to all 8 Students!

Wallabies’ fixtures in the 2021 Spring Tour

  • Japan v Wallabies at Oita Stadium, Oita on Saturday 23 October at 1.45pm JST
  • Scotland v Wallabies at Murrayfield, Edinburgh on Sunday 7 November at 2.15pm GMT
  • England v Wallabies at Twickenham, London on Saturday 13 November at 5.30pm GMT
  • Wales v Wallabies at Principality Stadium, Cardiff on Saturday 20 November at 5.30pm GMT