Departing Hurricanes coach Chris Boyd is reportedly eyeing a pair of All Blacks at his new club in England.

Boyd will leave his role with the Super Rugby side following the current season to take up a job at the Northampton Saints.

Boyd, who coached the Hurricanes their maiden Super Rugby title in 2016, has signed a three-year deal with the English club.

According to the Rugby Paper, Boyd is looking to sign former All Blacks and Hurricanes duo Jeremy Thrush and Ben Franks.

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Thrush, who played 110 games for the Hurricanes, comes off contract with Gloucester at the end of the season. He joined the side in 2015. 47-test All Black Ben Franks is currently playing for the London Irish and also comes off contract this year.