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Six England ‘New Cap’ XVs For Every Era Since 1997

Australia v England

Every England coach brings in their own players and caps youngsters for the first time, but by compiling teams made up entirely of new caps under each successive coach, we are able to see why some of them succeeded and why some simply failed. Each side here tells a story of English rugby through the years. Clive Woodward New Caps …

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Five Things Eddie Jones’ England Team For Italy Tells Us

Wales v England - RBS Six Nations

In many ways Eddie Jones’ team announcement was one of the most highly anticipated England selections in a long while and it certainly has told us a lot about the Australian’s thinking regarding his side. Whilst most fans could predict the line-ups for the France and Wales games, a clear signpost of a core group of players emerging for the …

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England Release A Surprisingly Strong Team For Italy Trip

BAGSHOT, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 06: Eddie Jones, the England head coach, faces the media during the England media session held at Pennyhill Park on February 6, 2017 in Bagshot, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

England will travel to Italy on Sunday for their third game of this year’s Six Nations with one thing in mind, a bonus point win.  Off the back of last-gasp victories against France in Twickenham and Wales in the Principality, Eddie Jones side look to take another step toward a second Grand Slam in as many years. Tries in the dying minutes …

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Eddie Jones Makes Surprising Changes To England Squad For Italy

England Open Training Session

Eddie Jones has cut four players from his England squad and retains 24 men to take on the Azzurri this Sunday. Charlie Ewels, Teimana Harrison and Mike Williams have all returned to their clubs, as well as stalwart Jonathan Joseph – which will come as a shock to some supporters. Joseph has started almost every game during Eddie Jones’ reign …

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Has Eddie Jones’ England Team Peaked Too Soon?

CARDIFF, WALES - FEBRUARY 11: England line up during the RBS Six Nations match between Wales and England at the Principality Stadium on February 11, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

If England beat Italy this weekend, they will go level with the great South African side of the late 1990s and New Zealand’s World Cup-winning heroes of 2015, who fell at the 18th hurdle as they put together stunning winning runs that ended in 1998 and 2014 respectively. England have won their last 16 matches and have won all 23 …

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