Rugby Boots Positions

Here are all the positions played in game of rugby union, each has a link to it's own article where you will find out more about the position and most importantly how to choose the right pair of boots for the role.

Teams are made up with fifteen players, eight forwards and seven backs. The forwards wearing numbers one through nine and the backs wearing numbers nine through fifteen. There are up to eight replacements allowed, depending of the specific competition being played in, a maximum of twenty-three in the match day squad.


For all the latest talk about boots by position, check out our blog posts on the topic, for a more detailed explanation on rugby positions, check out this wikipedia entry.