Woodcock's signing with Highlanders confirmed
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Highlanders Head Coach, Jamie Joseph, was excited by the prospect of getting the All Black front-rower into the Highlanders camp.
‘Tony is a world-class loosehead prop and his ability and experience will add a huge amount to our squad and leadership. Tony is also a good fit for the Highlanders and I know he is looking forward to moving his family to Dunedin to set-up home in the South’
Highlanders General Manager, Roger Clark, commented that getting the commitment from Tony was exciting for the franchise.
‘Attracting a play of Tony’s calibre endorses the work we are putting in to continually strengthen our team’
Woodcock in currently in camp with the All Blacks in lead-up to the test match against South Africa in Dunedin on Saturday.