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Rob Howley hits out at ‘disgraceful’ NZ media treatment of Warren Gatland

• Backs coach says Gatland will be All Blacks coach one day
• ‘The way Warren Gatland’s been treated has been an absolute disgrace’

The British & Irish Lions’ anger over the way Warren Gatland has been portrayed in the New Zealand media has resurfaced before the winner-takes-all third Test at Eden Park. Rob Howley, the Lions’ backs coach, has described some of the treatment of Gatland as “a disgrace” and predicted the 53-year-old will be a future All Black head coach.

Among other things, Gatland has been mocked as a clown in a full-page newspaper cartoon but he could yet have the last laugh if the Lions win a series in New Zealand for the first time since 1971. “The way Warren Gatland’s been treated has been a disgrace, an absolute disgrace,” said Howley. “We’re certainly aware of the NZ media and how they’ve portrayed certain personnel over the last couple of weeks.

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Rob Howley hits out at ‘disgraceful’ NZ media treatment of Warren Gatland

• Backs coach says Gatland will be All Blacks coach one day
• ‘The way Warren Gatland’s been treated has been an absolute disgrace’

The British & Irish Lions’ anger over the way Warren Gatland has been portrayed in the New Zealand media has resurfaced before the winner-takes-all third Test at Eden Park. Rob Howley, the Lions’ backs coach, has described some of the treatment of Gatland as “a disgrace” and predicted the 53-year-old will be a future All Black head coach.

Among other things, Gatland has been mocked as a clown in a full-page newspaper cartoon but he could yet have the last laugh if the Lions win a series in New Zealand for the first time since 1971. “The way Warren Gatland’s been treated has been a disgrace, an absolute disgrace,” said Howley. “We’re certainly aware of the NZ media and how they’ve portrayed certain personnel over the last couple of weeks.

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