Lewsey new WRU Head of Rugby

Josh Lewsey, who won the Rugby World Cup playing for England, has been named the new Head of Rugby for Wales. The former London Wasps full back and wing retired in 2009. He could have played for Wales as his mother is originally from south Wales.

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Gatland 'looking forward' to working with Lewsey

Warren Gatland previously worked with Josh Lewsey at London Wasps Credit: David Davies/PA Wire

Wales Head Coach, Warren Gatland, says he's looking forward to working with Josh Lewsey in his new role.

Gatland said: "I know Josh well from his playing days at Wasps and he is a determined and focuses individual who will bring immense passion, energy and rugby knowledge to the role.

"Josh will understand the strategies and procedures we have put in place at a senior national level and he will play a pivotal role in ensuring the whole of Welsh rugby operates in a joined up structure."

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