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An Alternative England XV To Face Wales On Saturday

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04: England players line up for the national anthem prior to the RBS Six Nations match between England and France at Twickenham Stadium on February 4, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

After a hard-fought 19-16 victory over France at Twickenham on the opening weekend of this year’s Six Nations, England face a Wales team smirking from their 33-7 win over Italy at the Millennium Stadium this weekend.  Here Angus Cross picks his alternative England XV to face the Welsh on Saturday. ________ 1. Joe Marler After miraculously recovering from a broken leg, …

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Hammer Blow To England As George Kruis Ruled Out Of Six Nations

BAGSHOT, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 10: Eddie Jones, the England head coach looks on during the media conference held at Pennyhill Park on November 10, 2016 in Bagshot, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Without much of their 2016 starting pack, England struggled for much of their opening Six Nations clash against France. The Red Rose won out 19-16, but Eddie Jones knows that things will get tougher from here. However, today they have been dealt a hammer blow as George Kruis has been ruled out of the championship. ? BREAKING | George Kruis ruled …

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The England Team Eddie Jones Should Pick To Face Wales

With England struggling against a resilient and highly impressive French outfit, but with the home side’s replacements making the difference to see the men in white take the victory, coach Eddie Jones has some very difficult selection decisions to make before next week’s game against Wales in Cardiff. We put together the side that we think Jones should consider for …

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Five Quick Conclusions From England V France

England maintained their unbeaten record under Eddie Jones with a 19-16 win over France at Twickenham. Four penalties and a conversion from Owen Farrell and a late Ben Te’o try were enough to seal England the win after substitute prop Rabah Slimani put France ahead by finishing off an excellent team try. The loss of the Vunipola brothers, Billy and Mako, along …

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England Player Ratings V France

The worst performance by England under coach Eddie Jones saw the side do just enough to get over the finish line and earn an historic fifteenth consecutive victory, but the impact of the bench in the second half will certainly provide Jones with some selection headaches for next week’s match against Wales in Cardiff. 1) Joe Marler 5 This was …

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Opinion: Why Eddie Jones’ England Can’t Stop Making Sense

Although England coach Eddie Jones sprung a couple of surprises in his selection for the game against France in the opening weekend of this year’s Six Nations, his selections almost always seem to work and ultimately, this team is the perfect fit to face the French today. Jones’ consistency in his team picks mean the men in white now have …

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