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“They Just Don’t Exist” – Will Greenwood Says There Are No Easy Games In The Premiership

The Premiership season kicks off this weekend and already pundits are predicting what teams are likely to triumph and who are likely to struggle over the next nine months.  Much is often made about fixture lists and how certain teams’ opponents fall throughout the season but ultimately the Premiership is a simple league, each team plays each other twice – …

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We’ve Ranked Every Premiership Jersey Ahead Of The New Season

We’re just a few days out from the start of the 2017/2018 Premiership season and it looks set to be an exciting nine months ahead with all clubs confident they can lay down a marker amongst their rivals.  Confidence was high among players and coaches at last week’s Premiership launch at a sun-soaked Twickenham in London. It was clear from …

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“I Would Be Very Surprised If It Had Further Ramifications.” – Matt O’Connor

Manu Tuilagi is currently training with his club mates in Leicester as the Tigers continue their preparations ahead of the new Premiership season. Matt O’Conner’s side are up against Bath at Welford Road as they look to kick-off their campaign with a win.  For Tuilagi, he has the England incident hanging over him. The 26-year-old and his international colleague, Denny Solomona, …

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Who Is England Squad Member 18-Year-Old Marcus Smith?

TEDDINGTON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Marcus Smith passes the ball as Jack Maunder tackles during the England training session at the Lensbury Club on August 7, 2017 in Teddington, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

England’s pre-season training squad drew much attention following the inclusion of Manu Tuilagi. The Leicester Tigers man is gone already for disciplinary issues, but there was another surprise name in the squad, one that left many saying: ‘Who’s that?’ This is, of course, 18-year-old fly-half Marcus Smith. The youngster has never featured at a senior club, let alone in an international match, …

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