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Mike Brown: I Deserve More Respect For England Career

Mike Brown has stated in an interview this week that he feels like he deserves more respect for what he has achieved in his England career.  The 71 times capped veteran was speaking to the media this week as his side prepares for another crack at the Springboks on Saturday in order to avoid a series whitewash. Brown is often …

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England To Move Away From Twickenham For Summer Test Next Year

It is being reported today that England will play a Test match next summer away from their Twickenham home in south-west London.  As part of England’s World Cup warm-up schedule, Eddie Jones’ side will take on Italy at St James’ Park in Newcastle. The Etihad Stadium and Old Trafford were both considered in Manchester but it has been decided that Newcastle …

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Eddie Jones Is “Absolutely Loving” The Pressure He Finds Himself Under

England head into Saturday’s dead-rubber clash with the Springboks with nothing but pride on the line as they aim to avoid a series whitewash against Rassie Erasmus’ new-look team.  It’s been a difficult year for England. A second from bottom finish in the Six Nations which began their current five-Test match losing streak has left supporters severely concerned to where this …

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Eddie Jones Makes Two Changes To England Team To Face South Africa

Eddie Jones has made two changes to his starting XV for the second Test between South Africa and England in Bloemfontein.  Jones has drafted in Brad Shields and Joe Launchbury as he hopes those players make the desired impact to avoid a fifth consecutive Test defeat after the 42-39 loss on Saturday. Shields will be making his second appearance and …

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South Africa Mount Stunning Comeback Against England In First Test After Early Trouncing

England were in action today against the Springboks in Johannesburg. The first Test of a three match series started in explosive fashion. Targeting a first win in South Africa since 2000, Eddie Jones’ side stormed into an early 24-3 lead over South Africa. Elliot Daly got the visitors on the scoreboard with a stonking penalty from 60 yards, and Mike Brown …

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Brad Shields Named In England Squad For Springboks Clash

Eddie Jones has named his matchday 23 which will take on the Springboks in Johannesburg on Saturday.  Jones has opted to include Brad Shields and the Hurricanes man looks set to win his first cap for England from the bench. The side features seven players in the starting XV who played in the Premiership final between Saracens and the Exeter …

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