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Morgan Recalled But No Cipriani in Jones’ Squad For Autumn Series

England head coach, Eddie Jones, has recalled Gloucester number eight Ben Morgan for the Autumn International Series but his teammate, Danny Cipriani has been left out of the squad. The 29-year-old last featured for England in 2015 but injuries have forced Eddie Jones to recall him to the back row. Bath’s uncapped wing Joe Cokanasiga is one of eight uncapped players …

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West Ham Suspend Phillips For Attending Controversial March

Mark Phillips of West Ham

West Ham have suspended youth coach Mark Phillips after he took part in a controversial march last weekend, the Premier League club announced Wednesday. The Democratic Football Lads Alliance have faced accusations they are a racist and Islamophobic group. They marched through central London on Saturday to protest against what their Facebook page said were “returning jihadists, veterans treated like …

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Chris Robshaw To Miss Autumn Tests After Knee Surgery

England v France - RBS Six Nations

Former captain Chris Robshaw has been ruled out of England’s autumn Tests after undergoing knee surgery.  The Harlequins back-rower suffered the injury against Saracens and is expected to be out for about eight weeks, which means he will miss out on England’s upcoming fixtures against South Africa, New Zealand, Japan and Australia. Robshaw’s absence is a headache for coach Eddie …

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Sterling & Rashford Inspire 3-2 England Win Against Spain

First-half goals from Marcus Rashford and two from Raheem Sterling inspired England to a 3-2 victory against Spain in their Nations League game. The first goal started with a long ball from goalkeeper Jordan Pickford to Marcus Rashford, who then picked out Sterling on the shoulder of the last defender. The Manchester City forward then ran through on goal and …

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Southgate Names Maddison, Sancho & Mount In England Senior Squad

After announcing his new contract as England manager, Gareth Southgate revealed his squad for the upcoming internationals, including three young debutants.  Leicester City playmaker James Maddison, Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho and Derby’s on-loan midfielder Mason Mount are in the squad for the Nations League games against Croatia and Spain. 21-year-old Maddison scored a fantastic free-kick against Newcastle in the Premier …

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Breaking: Declan Rice Hints At Irish Future On Twitter

Declan Rice has given Irish fans a glimmer of hope on Twitter, despite reports earlier on Thursday that the West Ham midfielder would be choosing England over Ireland. The 19-year old liked the FAI’s tweet which contained Martin O’Neill’s quotes from Thursday’s press conference, in which the Irish manager claimed that Rice hadn’t yet made a decision on his international career. …

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Report: Declan Rice Has Chosen To Play For England Over Ireland

UEFA Under 21 Championship 2019 Qualifying Round Group 5, Tallaght Stadium, Dublin 5/10/2017 Republic of Ireland vs Norway Ireland’s Declan Rice

West Ham midfielder Declan Rice has reportedly chosen to play his international football with England rather than Ireland according to Sky Sources. Rice was not included in O’Neill’s Irish squad for the upcoming UEFA Nations League games against Wales and Denmark but the Irish manager had outlined that he was hopeful of Rice returning to the setup. SKY SOURCES: @WestHamUtd …

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Jordan Pickford Inks Six-Year Deal With Everton

England number one Jordan Pickford said he believes moving to Everton was the key factor in him starring at the World Cup as he signed a new six-year deal with The Toffees on Wednesday. Pickford didn’t make his England debut until after joining Everton from Sunderland for £30 million ($39 million) in June 2017, but just a year later played …

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Breaking: Joe Marler Announces Retirement From International Rugby

England and Harlequins prop Joe Marler has announced that he is retiring from international rugby, effective immediately. Citing ‘personal reasons’, Marler has officially stepped away from the international game after earning 59 caps for England. At 28-years-old, the news will certainly come as a shock to most people. Marler has apparently made it clear that he wishes to spend more …

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