Steve Hansen to coach the Barbarians
barbarianfc.co.uk and James Mortimer 20 Sep 2013 Getty Images
The bumper crowd can look forward to the traditional mix of big names from around the globe.
Amongst the first to confirm their availability are Springboks' skipper Jean de Villiers and 68-times capped flanker Schalk Burger, with more household names to be announced shortly.
The Barbarians previously played Fiji in 1970 when the Islanders shocked the rugby world with a six-try victory that established them as a huge attraction wherever they played.
Most popular News:
Highlanders upset Chiefs in Hamilton06.Mar.2015
New Zealand Rugby mourns passing of Whetu Tipiwai MNZM06.Mar.2015
Shield experience a boost for Dixon06.Mar.2015
The Tight Five: What we’ve noticed about Super Rugby so far05.Mar.2015
Hosts for 2023 Rugby World Cup to be announced May 201705.Mar.2015
Sopoaga headlines returning players for Highlanders05.Mar.2015