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What Eddie Jones’ Latest England Squad Tells Us

With the latest edition of the Six Nations tournament quickly looming on the horizon, England coach Eddie Jones has today named his 34-man squad to take on the best Europe has to offer and try to retain their Championship title from last year. Although we never expect to see wholesale changes in Jones’ squads, and indeed the Australian is limited …

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English Champions Cup Team Of The Weekend

It was an up and down weekend for English sides in the penultimate round of the Champions Cup pool stages. Northampton restored some pride with a 28-21 win over Castres, Wasps showed great resilience to edge out Toulouse at the Ricoh Arena, while Exeter kept their qualification hopes alive with a 31-19 win over Ulster at Sandy Park. With England’s …

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Watch: Superb Alex Lozowski Touch Pass Leads To Simple Saracens Try

Reigning Champions Cup champions Saracens have taken an early lead in their Pool 3 away trip to the Scarlets after winger Nathan Earle broke the deadlock after 13 minutes. With Saracens building pressure and beginning to press on the Scarlets line, England hopeful Alex Lozowski gifted Earle an easy try with a superb touch pass to send the winger over …

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Testing Out Depth: Three England XVs For 2017

England coach Eddie Jones faces some tough selection challenges in 2017, with increasing depth in nearly all positions and a Lions tour that will see the Australian lose a number of his first choice players. In an interview with former England coach Clive Woodward, Eddie Jones explained his plans for 2017 and how he intends to deal with the issue …

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Eddie Jones Unveils 33-Man England Training Squad Ahead Of Six Nations

England Training Session

Eddie Jones has included four uncapped players in his 33-man training squad who will attend a two-day camp in Brighton ahead of the Six Nations. Bath’s Nathan Catt, Sale Sharks’ Josh Beaumont, Mike Williams of the Leicester Tigers and Saracens fly-half Alex Lozowski have all been included in a squad that also contains the returning James Haskell, Maro Itoje, Manu Tuilagi, Jack Nowell and Anthony …

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England Name 33 Man Squad To Take On Australia

England coach Eddie Jones has tonight unveiled a 33 man England squad to take on Australia in the final test match of the Autumn Internationals. Saracens number eight Billy Vunipola is ruled out of the match through his injury picked up against the Argentinians on Saturday and is likely to be out of action for three to four months. Eddie …

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An Uncapped England XV To Take On The World

Do England have enough depth to be able to select a team of uncapped players capable of challenging some of the best teams in the world? We’ve put together a team of some of the most promising young names in the English game. 1) Alex Waller The Northampton Saints loosehead has been close to an England call-up before; Stuart Lancaster …

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What England’s Latest EPS Squad Tells Us

There were mostly expected names in the most recent 33 man England EPS squad announced today, but a few surprise inclusions as well. Coming in from the cold are Gloucester number eight Ben Morgan and Northampton Saints flanker Tom Wood, two players who were previously not included in Eddie Jones’ match day squads despite being regulars for former boss Stuart …

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Where Does England’s Danny Cipriani Rank In Eddie Jones’ Pecking Order At Fly-Half?

For England’s Danny Cipriani, the past is a foreign country that he can’t quite depart from; a brilliantly talented player, he has been permanently pigeonholed as a liability because of his previous misdemeanours. Despite flourishing at a vibrant Wasps outfit this season, he didn’t even make Eddie Jones’ expanded 45-man EPS squad for this coming international window. So, where exactly does …

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England Head Coach Eddie Jones – ‘I’ve Never Seen A More Talented Flyhalf’

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 29: Eddie Jones, Head Coach of England speaks with George Ford during an England Rugby open training session at Twickenham Stadium on January 29, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

England Head Coach Eddie Jones has praised Bath fly-half George Ford as the most talented outhalf he’s ever seen following a two day training camp in Brighton earlier this week. Ford was one of two fly-half’s selected in the 37 man England training squad alongside Saracens outhalf Alex Lozowski with teammate Owen Farrell also able to cover the pivot if needed. After briefly …

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Three Winners And Losers From The England Squad Announcement

England Media Access

England Head Coach Eddie Jones has announced his 45-man Elite Playing Squad and as always there have been a couple of first-time call ups and notable absentees. Jones has called up seven uncapped players into his latest EPS squad with Josh Beaumont (Sale Sharks) Sam Jones (Wasps), Nathan Hughes (Wasps) and Mike Williams (Leicester Tigers) all coming into the forwards, while srum-half …

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Alex Lozowski Finally Declares His National Allegiance

Saracens v Worcester Warriors - Aviva Premiership

Alex Lozowski was being pursued by both Italy and England. Earlier this month, English rugby fans were a little surprised to see Saracens fly-half Alex Lozowski, being sounded out for inclusion in the Italian squad by Conor O’Shea. Despite his Polish surname, Lozowski qualified to play for Italy through his Italian grandmother and had been contacted by by O’Shea with the view of …

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Saracens’ McCall Provides Positive Update On Farrell’s Recovery

ST. ALBANS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 30: Owen Farrell (L) talks to team mate Schalk Burger during the Saracens training session held on August 30, 2016 in St. Albans, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

England and Saracens fly-half Owen Farrell could make his season debut this weekend against Harlequins as the Sarries pivot continues to rehabilitate from a back injury suffered during the summer. Second place Saracens will head to the Stoop on Saturday to take on struggling Quins and director of rugby Mark McCall is hopeful that the 24-year-old playmaker may be ready to make …

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Conor O’Shea Looking To Bring Saracens Fly Half Into Italian Squad

Harlequins v Montpellier - European Rugby Challenge Cup Final

Eddie Jones and Conor O’Shea are set to lock horns. Since Diego Domínguez retired from international rugby, Italy have struggled to find a fly half capable of the necessary standard to allow the Azzuri bridge the gap between themselves and their Six Nations rivals. Although Carlo Canna is potentially a top class playmaker, the 24 year-old playmaker will need to …

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Owen Farrell Dealt Injury Blow Ahead Of Saracens Opener

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - MAY 24: Owen Farrell looks on during the Saracens training session held on May 24, 2016 in St Albans, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Saracens fly-half Owen Farrell looks set to miss the start of the Aviva Premiership season after Director Of Rugby Mark McCall confirmed that the English playmaker was struggling with a back injury. McCall said that the injury was being treated as a ‘minor injury’, and that it was an injury that was sustained during Saracens pre-season, and not something that Farrell picked up …

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