Canterbury assistant coach Jason Ryan is in contention to join the Crusaders as forwards coach.
Robbie Fruean could be the latest New Zealander to move to an overseas club.
Look who's back! Brad Thorn, now 41, will play in the Australian national competition.
Applications for the Crusaders' assistant and manager's job close on August 19. The next day new Crusaders Scott Robertson will begin Canterbury's NPC title defence.
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