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An Alternative Uncapped England Backline For Eddie Jones To Consider

Following the Argentina tour and the relative success of England u-20s in Georgia it seems youth could play an increasingly important part to Eddie Jones regime. This could mean we see the blooding of a number of new names when the autumn internationals roll around. ______ 9. Ben Spencer (Saracens) The Saracens scrum-half has for a long time now been …

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Chiefs, Saracens And Wasps: A Scrap For The Premiership Crown?

After 3 months and 6 days, the Aviva Premiership will be back on our screens. Exeter Chiefs are the reigning champions after a stunning performance over Wasps in last season’s final back in May. Can The Chiefs win back-to-back titles? Depending on how many players Eddie Jones picks from Exeter for his England squads for the Autumn Internationals and the Six …

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Toby Flood’s International Career May Not Be Over Just Yet

After three seasons of plying his trade outside of England, Toby Flood will make his Aviva Premiership return when he lines out for the Newcastle Falcons in their season opener against Worcester Warriors at Kingston Park on September 1.  The 32-year-old joins a Newcastle side which looks to progress even further from last year where they secured their highest finish …

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The Next Generation: An England Young Guns XV

It is a very good time to be an England rugby fan and it would seem that the talent pool at the moment is extremely deep. The England U20 performances in Georgia and Eddie Jones’ decision to start blooding the youth early mean that the next generation of young guns look poised to take over the Premiership. Here is a …

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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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