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#England

# england-rugby - Yesterday’s News

England rugby team respond to Ian Botham's 'unhappy' comments
# Unhappy
# Unhappy

England rugby team respond to Ian Botham's 'unhappy' comments

5 hours ago 3,151 Views 3 Comments

The cricket legend has said he will be backing Wales when the two countries meet.

# england-rugby - Thursday 11 February, 2021

England turn to George Ford at fly-half for Six Nations clash with Italy
# Switch
# Switch

England turn to George Ford at fly-half for Six Nations clash with Italy

Feb 11th 2021, 11:16 AM 10,108 Views 8 Comments

Owen Farrell moves to inside centre for the game.

# england-rugby - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

'I know there's a bandwagon': Eddie Jones won't drop Farrell despite Scotland disappointment
# Stand By Your Man
# Stand By Your Man

'I know there's a bandwagon': Eddie Jones won't drop Farrell despite Scotland disappointment

Feb 10th 2021, 8:10 AM 5,485 Views 1 Comment

But the England boss warned his captain he had to ‘keep performing at a high level’.

# england-rugby - Sunday 7 February, 2021

Players free to decide whether to take knee, says Scottish Rugby, after backlash
# Controversy
# Controversy

Players free to decide whether to take knee, says Scottish Rugby, after backlash

Feb 7th 2021, 7:12 PM 12,495 Views 41 Comments

Murrayfield chiefs have reiterated their backing for equality.

# england-rugby - Saturday 6 February, 2021

Eddie Jones: 'I have to blame myself, I didn’t prepare the team well enough'
# Deflated
# Deflated

Eddie Jones: 'I have to blame myself, I didn’t prepare the team well enough'

Feb 6th 2021, 9:01 PM 13,602 Views 12 Comments

Meanwhile Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend said the result could be the nation’s greatest ever Test victory.

# england-rugby - Thursday 4 February, 2021

Farrell at out-half for England while Redpath set for Scotland debut
# Shaking It Up
# Shaking It Up

Farrell at out-half for England while Redpath set for Scotland debut

Feb 4th 2021, 11:25 AM 10,338 Views 7 Comments

The England captain’s move to 10 sees George Ford drop to the bench.

# england-rugby - Monday 25 January, 2021

Ex-England winger Ashton joins Worcester
# Pastures New
# Pastures New

Ex-England winger Ashton joins Worcester

Jan 25th 2021, 5:22 PM 6,919 Views 3 Comments

He scored 20 times in his 44 Tests between 2010-2019 and was joint leading try-scorer at the 2011 World Cup.

# england-rugby - Saturday 16 January, 2021

England to pick from 28-man squads for Six Nations under new Covid-19 protocol
# Bubble Ball
# Bubble Ball

England to pick from 28-man squads for Six Nations under new Covid-19 protocol

Jan 16th 2021, 12:50 PM 5,514 Views 5 Comments

Eddie Jones had previously selected an initial squad of around 32 players.

# england-rugby - Thursday 17 December, 2020

6 more former players take action against rugby union in concussion lawsuit
# Development
# Development

6 more former players take action against rugby union in concussion lawsuit

Dec 17th 2020, 5:24 PM 29,983 Views 0 Comments

Ex-internationals are amongst the number.

# england-rugby - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

Eddie Jones’ England to host South Africa and Australia in autumn 2021
# Tough Tests
# Tough Tests

Eddie Jones’ England to host South Africa and Australia in autumn 2021

Dec 8th 2020, 2:04 PM 2,333 Views 1 Comment

The 2019 World Cup runners-up are set for a busy autumn at Twickenham next year.

# england-rugby - Saturday 28 November, 2020

11 debutants feature as France beat Italy to reach Autumn Nations Cup final
# Winning
# Winning

11 debutants feature as France beat Italy to reach Autumn Nations Cup final

Nov 28th 2020, 10:25 PM 8,622 Views 0 Comments

Winger Gabin Villiere celebrated his Test bow as one of five try scorers.

# england-rugby - Saturday 21 November, 2020

As it happened: England v Ireland, Autumn Nations Cup
# The Crunch
# The Crunch

As it happened: England v Ireland, Autumn Nations Cup

Nov 21st 2020, 2:18 PM 66,298 Views 123 Comments

Ireland were defeated 18-7 by England at Twickenham today.

# england-rugby - Friday 20 November, 2020

England's Itoje seeks solace from 'The Lion King' as Ireland await
# Influence
# Influence

England's Itoje seeks solace from 'The Lion King' as Ireland await

Nov 20th 2020, 10:40 PM 6,978 Views 1 Comment

The animated children’s film is providing the England star with unusual inspiration.

'He has put his own stamp on it a bit': Farrell ready to test Dad's Ireland progress
# Family Matters
# Family Matters

'He has put his own stamp on it a bit': Farrell ready to test Dad's Ireland progress

Nov 20th 2020, 11:09 AM 6,217 Views 2 Comments

Father and son prepare to lock horns again at Twickenham.

# england-rugby - Thursday 19 November, 2020

George Ford named on England bench for Nations Cup tie with Ireland
# Autumn Nations Cup
# Autumn Nations Cup

George Ford named on England bench for Nations Cup tie with Ireland

Nov 19th 2020, 11:22 AM 11,507 Views 6 Comments

Ford missed the recent wins over Italy and Georgia to undergo treatment on the long-standing issue.

# england-rugby - Monday 16 November, 2020

'It’s like going from playing Nishikori to Djokovic': Eddie Jones braced for Ireland challenge
# Autumn Nations Cup
# Autumn Nations Cup

'It’s like going from playing Nishikori to Djokovic': Eddie Jones braced for Ireland challenge

Nov 16th 2020, 12:10 AM 7,444 Views 1 Comment

England have beaten Italy and Georgia in their last two matches while Ireland have faced Wales and France.

# england-rugby - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Eddie Jones tells England to beware 'cock-a-hoop' Ireland
# Looking Ahead
# Looking Ahead

Eddie Jones tells England to beware 'cock-a-hoop' Ireland

Nov 15th 2020, 2:16 PM 12,894 Views 4 Comments

The coach described the upcoming match as ‘the most important game of the year’.

# england-rugby - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Eddie Jones wants England to restore rugby's image after Barbarians 'laughing stock'
# AIM
# AIM

Eddie Jones wants England to restore rugby's image after Barbarians 'laughing stock'

Oct 29th 2020, 11:50 PM 7,589 Views 2 Comments

They could be crowned Six Nations champions with a big win over perennial strugglers Italy.

13 Barbarians players to face disciplinary hearing for Covid-19 breaches
# Controversy
# Controversy

13 Barbarians players to face disciplinary hearing for Covid-19 breaches

Oct 29th 2020, 5:18 PM 10,415 Views 12 Comments

The unnamed individuals have been charged after their actions led to last weekend’s game against England being cancelled.

# england-rugby - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Barbarians coronavirus protocol breaches leaves England game in doubt
# Breach
# Breach

Barbarians coronavirus protocol breaches leaves England game in doubt

Oct 22nd 2020, 7:09 PM 8,593 Views 9 Comments

A decision on whether Sunday’s match at Twickenham can go ahead is set to be made by 3pm on Friday.

# england-rugby - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Eddie Jones reveals coronavirus fears over England trio
# Worry
# Worry

Eddie Jones reveals coronavirus fears over England trio

Oct 6th 2020, 1:20 PM 8,527 Views 1 Comment

The unnamed players could be prevented from joining up with the national team for a training camp.

# england-rugby - Saturday 12 September, 2020

England players accept 25% wage reduction for 2020/2021 season
# Pay Cut
# Pay Cut

England players accept 25% wage reduction for 2020/2021 season

Sep 12th 2020, 11:38 AM 4,267 Views 7 Comments

The one-year arrangement comes as a result of the challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic.

# england-rugby - Sunday 30 August, 2020

England rugby players to be paid reduced match fee from Autumn due to Covid impact
# Cuts
# Cuts

England rugby players to be paid reduced match fee from Autumn due to Covid impact

Aug 30th 2020, 1:16 PM 7,267 Views 4 Comments

The poor financial outlook at Twickenham has resulted in the revised amount of £17,250.

# england-rugby - Friday 14 August, 2020

Dylan Hartley: ‘I’d had enough of being governed by Eddie Jones’
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

Dylan Hartley: ‘I’d had enough of being governed by Eddie Jones’

Aug 14th 2020, 6:12 PM 19,531 Views 7 Comments

The former England captain has recalled the brutal way he was told he would not be going to the World Cup.

# england-rugby - Saturday 8 August, 2020

Vunipola says he let down England at World Cup and hopes for better relationship with brother
# JAPAN 2019
# JAPAN 2019

Vunipola says he let down England at World Cup and hopes for better relationship with brother

Aug 8th 2020, 11:59 AM 13,234 Views 1 Comment

Billy Vunipola admitted he ‘affected the chemistry’ of the England team during their run to the final in Japan.

# england-rugby - Monday 6 July, 2020

RFU announces plans to make 139 staff redundant
# Cutbacks
# Cutbacks

RFU announces plans to make 139 staff redundant

Jul 6th 2020, 3:13 PM 6,779 Views 1 Comment

The English union has suffered significant financial pain because of the Covid-19 outbreak.

# england-rugby - Monday 8 June, 2020

England centre Lozowski the latest to depart Saracens on loan deal
# Heading Off
# Heading Off

England centre Lozowski the latest to depart Saracens on loan deal

Jun 8th 2020, 3:07 PM 8,179 Views 10 Comments

The 26-year-old will join Top 14 outfit Montpellier next season before returning to the English side.

# england-rugby - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

'I had turned 37 nine days before the Twickenham defeat, and suddenly I felt old'
# EXTRACT
# EXTRACT

'I had turned 37 nine days before the Twickenham defeat, and suddenly I felt old'

Jun 2nd 2020, 7:00 AM 7,439 Views 12 Comments

In this extract from his autobiography, former Ireland captain Rory Best looks back on a humbling defeat to England.

# england-rugby - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Former England captain pips Pichot to World Rugby chairman post
# Go Again
# Go Again

Former England captain pips Pichot to World Rugby chairman post

May 2nd 2020, 4:56 PM 10,155 Views 18 Comments

Bill Beaumont has been re-elected to the role.

# england-rugby - Sunday 12 April, 2020

Former England international 'no choice' but to retire due to virus season freeze
# Wave Goodbye
# Wave Goodbye

Former England international 'no choice' but to retire due to virus season freeze

Apr 12th 2020, 10:30 PM 23,451 Views 3 Comments

Nick Abendanon, who made his two Test appearances in 2007, has a contract that finishes this summer.

# england-rugby - Saturday 11 April, 2020

England's Jonny May to rejoin Gloucester at end of season
# Heading Home
# Heading Home

England's Jonny May to rejoin Gloucester at end of season

Apr 11th 2020, 12:23 PM 10,678 Views 8 Comments

May has decided to bring an end to a ‘challenging few years’ for Leicester.

# england-rugby - Thursday 2 April, 2020

Eddie Jones agrees new England deal until 2023 Rugby World Cup
# Steady Eddie
# Steady Eddie

Eddie Jones agrees new England deal until 2023 Rugby World Cup

Updated Apr 2nd 2020, 9:24 AM 3,556 Views 7 Comments

Jones wants his side to be remembered as “the greatest team the game has ever seen”.

# england-rugby - Thursday 26 March, 2020

England boss Eddie Jones agrees to take 25% pay cut during rugby shutdown
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

England boss Eddie Jones agrees to take 25% pay cut during rugby shutdown

Mar 26th 2020, 6:09 PM 4,528 Views 6 Comments

The RFU is facing revenue losses in the region of £45-50 million.

# england-rugby - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

England's RFU expects losses up to £50 million over next 18 months due to Covid-19 crisis
# Tough Times
# Tough Times

England's RFU expects losses up to £50 million over next 18 months due to Covid-19 crisis

Mar 25th 2020, 10:23 PM 3,213 Views 0 Comments

The spread of coronavirus means no major sporting action can currently take place in the UK.

# england-rugby - Sunday 8 March, 2020

'It’s absolute rubbish' – Jones furious with referee over Tuilagi red
# Red Mist
# Red Mist

'It’s absolute rubbish' – Jones furious with referee over Tuilagi red

Mar 8th 2020, 11:00 AM 17,491 Views 29 Comments

The England centre was dismissed with six minutes left during the win against Wales at Twickenham.

# england-rugby - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

England without Vunipola due to coronavirus precaution as Wales' Amos prepares for surgery
# Ruled Out
# Ruled Out

England without Vunipola due to coronavirus precaution as Wales' Amos prepares for surgery

Mar 3rd 2020, 3:31 PM 6,691 Views 1 Comment

The prop recently flew back to England from Tonga, via Hong Kong.

# england-rugby - Monday 24 February, 2020

‘I want to win the fight and then go DJ in Ibiza’ - How ex-rugby star Haskell turned to MMA after retirement
# Career Change
# Career Change

‘I want to win the fight and then go DJ in Ibiza’ - How ex-rugby star Haskell turned to MMA after retirement

Feb 24th 2020, 12:38 PM 131 Views 0 Comments

Having hung up his boots in August, the former England international is preparing for his first professional bout.

# england-rugby - Sunday 23 February, 2020

Player ratings: how we scored Ireland's performance in deflating England defeat
# Out Of 10
# Out Of 10

Player ratings: how we scored Ireland's performance in deflating England defeat

Feb 23rd 2020, 5:19 PM 75,011 Views 121 Comments

24-12 final score doesn’t tell the full story of Twickenham performance.

Sexton spill gifts England an early try at Twickenham

Sexton spill gifts England an early try at Twickenham

Feb 23rd 2020, 3:19 PM 12,403 Views 44 Comments

George Ford pounces on Sexton error to score the game’s opening try.

# england-rugby - Friday 21 February, 2020

'I tried to buy a gun' - Rugby star Danny Cipriani on his severe depression
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

'I tried to buy a gun' - Rugby star Danny Cipriani on his severe depression

Feb 21st 2020, 3:41 PM 9,939 Views 4 Comments

He posted on Instagram just days after the death of his ex-girlfriend Caroline Flack.

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