Daryl Peter Earl Gibson (born 2 March 1975) is a former New Zealand rugby union footballer who played inside centre for the Crusaders in the southern hemisphere and the Bristol Shoguns, Leicester Tigers and Glasgow Warriors in the northern hemisphere. He played 19 tests for the All Blacks between 1999 and 2002. He joined the Bristol Shoguns in 2002, but after Bristol's relegation during the 2002/3 season he joined the Leicester Tigers at the end of 2003 along with fellow Bristol player Julian White. At the start of the 2007/8 season he moved north to play for the Glasgow Warriors in the Celtic League.
|Birth name||Daryl Peter Earl Gibson|
|Date of birth||2 March 1975|
|Place of birth||Lumsden, New Zealand|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Weight||98 kg (15 st 6 lb)|
|School||Christchurch Boys' High School|
|University||University of Canterbury|
Christchurch College of Education
|Notable relative(s)||Justin Marshall (cousin)|
|Occupation(s)||Professional rugby union coach|
|Rugby union career|
In 2008, Gibson returned to New Zealand to become an assistant coach for the Crusaders in the Super Rugby competition. In November 2012, the Waratahs announced Gibson's appointment as assistant coach commencing in 2013. At the time he was touring Europe with the Māori All Blacks. He took over as Waratahs' head coach in 2015 and in June 2019 resigned from that position.
- "Gibson to be third Crusaders coach". Stuff. New Zealand: Fairfax. 16 September 2008. Retrieved 21 March 2009.
- Waratahs Media Unit (19 November 2012). "Daryl Gibson appointed assistant coach" (Press release). Waratahs. Retrieved 20 November 2012.
- Robinson, Georgina (20 June 2019). "Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson quits, leaving NSW team in limbo". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 20 June 2019.
- Swain, Sarah (25 August 2008). "Birthday joy for triplets". Evening Times. Herald & Times. Retrieved 20 November 2012.
- Glasgow Warriors