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Lôn asked in SportsRugby · 2 months ago

Isn't it strange that in football, the forwards are the attack and the backs are the defence. In rugby it's the other way round.?

3 Answers

  • 2 months ago
    Favourite answer

    Never thought of it that way but it is true

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  • steve
    Lv 6
    2 months ago

    I guess it is. I am a football follower, and only watch rugby if it is the 6 nations.

    I watch because I love the physical contact and rugby shows what ******* footballers are when all you need to do in football is get within 2 yards of your opponent and they will fall down in apparent agony. 

    I don't understand the rules of Rugby or how the formation of the teams are made up.

    In football a forward is someone who might score a goal and a full back will try and prevent one being scored against you. In rugby I have no idea.

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  • 2 months ago

    It's strange that you don't understand Rugby.

    • Lôn
      Lv 7
      2 months agoReport

      What do you mean?.....Forwards are the defence... backs are the attack. Backs score many more tries than forwards.
      It's YOU who doesn't understand.

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