Junior Wallabies coach Nathan Grey is edging closer to selecting a final squad for the Oceania U20s tournament in July this year.
With the U20s World Cup cancelled, the tournament will be the only chance we get to watch the Junior Wallabies in action this year but a handful of players in the preliminary 45-man training squad have already caught our attention in club rugby.
Considering these boys are still eligible to play 20s, their performances against men in first grade over the past two years are worth making note of.
Mosese Tuipulotu - Eastern Suburbs
Tuipulotu is a big, strong ball carrying centre with ball skills and last year as a 19 year-old, was one of the Beasties best backs towards the pointy end of the season.
In the Hunter Paisami mould, Tuipulotu has tremendous upside and is only going to get better as he continues to learn how to use that big, skilful body of his.
We should get a good indication of just how good he might be when he returns to