Are you a rugby fan or fanatic? Well, whatever your stand, this year you can expect a lot of exciting rugby matches between England and other international teams this autumn. The rugby football union (RFU) England that will be played at Twickenham Stadium from November 11th to 25th 2017.
You can be sure that the stadium will be full of fans. so it will be wise of you if you book your ticket well in advance if you want to witness these matches of the year.
England will play three Tests this year. And the head coach Mr Eddie Jones had this to say concerning the upcoming trials, “These block of matches are a significant step in our preparations for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan, and we look forward to playing in the 2017 series against three tough opponents in Argentina, Australia, and Samoa.”
England Versus Argentina
The RFU has confirmed that the first rugby match this autumn will be between England and Argentina on Saturday 11th November 2017 at Twickenham Stadium as from 14:30 hours.
In their earlier matches, England has beaten Argentina 27 -14 even after the team was reduced to 14 men after England’s player was sent off in the first minutes of the game.
England Versus Australia
The dates and the time for the match between England and Australia have been confirmed. The game will take place at Twickenham Stadium, London as from 14:30 hours on Saturday, November 18th, 2017.
In the earlier matches, England has beaten Australia four times this year. You might be remembering the 3 – 0 test series win during the whitewash down under.
England Versus Samoa
The RFU has confirmed the dates for the autumn international match between England and Samoa at the Twickenham Stadium, London on Saturday 25th November 2017 as from 14:30 hours.
June 2017 Saturday 10th June International Match
- Argentina 00:00 England
Saturday 17th June International Match
- Argentina 00:00 England
November 2017 Saturday 11th November International Match
- England 14:30 Argentina
Saturday 18th November International Match
- England 14:30 Australia
Saturday 25th November International Match
- England 14:30 Samoa
England Rugby Squad 2017
The head coach, Eddie Jones gave the following names of players which will be playing in the international autumn matches. According to analysts the squad is composed of almost half uncapped players. As you will notice, half the team is youthful which will translate into a great future for the England rugby.
*England Rugby The forwards –
Will Collier, Charlie Ewels, Luke Cowan-Dickie, James Haskell, Ben Curry, Tom Curry, Ellis Genge, Nick Isiekwe, Dylan Hartley – captain, Paul Hill, Nathan Hughes, Chris Robshaw, Joe Launchbury, Matt Mullan, Sam Underhill, Harry Williams, and Tom Woo.
*England Rugby Backs –
Mike Brown – vice-captain, Danny Care – vice-captain, George Ford – vice captain, Joe Cokanasiga, Alex Lozowski, Nathan Earle, Harry Mallinder, Joe Marchant, Jack Maunder, Jonny May, Henry Slade and Denny Solomona.
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