Todays top 5 players to ever play the game are
#5 Joost van der Westhuizen (SA) - one of the greatest scrum-half of all time . He scored on 38 of his 89 tests and inspired in recent years with a fight against motor neurone disease.
#4 Jonah Lomu (NZ) - A physical one man team who single handedly beat an England team in the 1995 world cup by him self.
#3 Brian O’Driscoll (IRE) - one of the most feared players , was the most consistent player ever and finished second in all time scores.
#2 Dan Carter (NZ) - was arguably the greatest player ever , he was A prolific goal-kicker, a wonderful silky runner and a masterful controller.
#1 Richie McCaw (NZ)- The number one on the scores list , who most would describe as the Michael Jordan of rugby.