Sonny Bill Williams Signs With The Blues

Publish Date
Wednesday, 1 June 2016, 11:30AM
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Sonny Bill Williams revealed family played a major part in his decision to sign with the Blues over the Chiefs.

Williams confirmed this morning he had signed a three-year deal with New Zealand Rugby and will play for the Blues next season. He is presently committed to New Zealand's Olympic sevens campaign, meaning he hasn't played Super Rugby this year.

The 30-year-old has a young daughter and hopes to have more children and having family support was a major factor in his decision.

"I am an Auckland boy and feel like I am coming home," Williams said.

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