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Talanoa: Old boys teach students ifoga over ‘toxic rivalry’

Many school sports teams will take to the field today, but in Auckland there’ll be one game with extra attention on it – a 1st XV rugby match between De La Salle College in Māngere and Kelston Boys’ High.

Those keeping an eye out will be the old boys, who came together this week because of concerns of increasing violence between rival schools. We spoke with Chair of the La Salle Collegians Pulotu Selio Solomon.

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