Foley earns another start against All Blacks as Rennie tweaks back row

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Cadeyrn Neville replaces Matt Philip in the second row, while Wilson slots into No.8.

Rob Valetini has replaced the injured Leota at No.6, with Pete Samu retaining his spot at No.7 after a fine all-round performance in Melbourne.

Bernard Foley kicks for goal in the Bledisloe Cup opener in Melbourne.

Bernard Foley kicks for goal in the Bledisloe Cup opener in Melbourne. Credit:Getty

“It’s great to have Cadeyrn available and Harry’s been working really hard to earn another opportunity in the gold jersey, so we’re excited for both of them,” Rennie said in a statement.

“The side parked the disappointment of the last Test early in the week and we have plenty to play for in Auckland on Saturday night.

“New Zealand supporters have an expectation that the All Blacks win at Eden Park and we’re excited to get another crack at them at their spiritual home.”

Meanwhile, All Blacks coach Foster has made multiple changes to the team that triumphed at the death on Thursday.

Captain Sam Cane has been ruled out due to concussion, with Sam Whitelock set to lead the side.

Hooker Codie Taylor has been recalled, while Scott Barrett drops out of the team. Dalton Papali’i and Ardie Savea return to the back row.


Richie Mo’unga remains at No.10, with Jordie Barrett shifted from fullback to No.12.

Beauden Barrett will play fullback, while Roger Tuivasa-Sheck has been included on the bench.

The Wallabies have not beaten New Zealand at Eden Park since 1986.

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