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Saturday 4 February 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# England Rugby Team

This week
29th January 2023 - 4th February 2023
# Team news
Manu Tuilagi left out of Steve Borthwick’s first England team
Joe Marchant takes the 31-year-old’s place in the England line-up to face Scotland in the Six Nations.
Last year
# Candidate
Steve Borthwick dismisses England links and insists focus is on Leicester
Eddie Jones was sacked earlier this week after England’s worst year of results since 2008.
# under scrutiny
Kinsella on rugby: Why England should hold their nerve and stand by Eddie Jones
Jones has the highest win percentage of any England coach ever.
# Squad News
Danny Care left out by England and told to rediscover form at Harlequins
Kyle Sinckler and Henry Slade are also rebuilding at their clubs rather than taking part in training camp.
# chosen
England spring a Furbank surpise in bid to deny France a Grand Slam
Eddie Jones has also recalled Ben Youngs, England’s most-capped player, at scrum-half in place of rising star Harry Randall.
All time
# rebuild
Eddie Jones turns to Richard Cockerill to strengthen England forwards coaching
Jones has also strengthened his management team by appointing Anthony Seibold from Australian rugby league as defence coach.
# no pressure
Ex-Springboks coach says he's the man to bring World Cup glory back to England
Jake White won the Webb Ellis trophy with South Africa in 2007.
# so long farewell
David Strettle pulls out of England's World Cup training squad ahead of move to Clermont
The Cermont-bound winger wants to settle in France earlier.
# Days to remember
Ireland's 5 best days against England in the Six Nations
A look back at some of the great Irish rugby moments from recent and not-so-recent times.
# Buzzkill
Turkey Shoot: 2011's biggest sporting flops
History isn’t just written by champions, you know; sometimes it’s written by the guy who fell hilariously short of expectations.
# Game Over
Wilkinson announces his retirement from Test rugby
Veteran fly-half Jonny Wilkinson has announced his immediate retirement from international rugby.
# England Rugby Team
Guscott: England players showing 'a lack of respect'
The BBC pundit has become the latest in a long line of ex-internationals to express his dismay at the behaviour of Martin Johnson’s squad.