23 Jun

England Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guide

first_imgAfter a disastrous home World Cup in 2015, England would go on to lose against South Africa in the final. Argentina Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guide France Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guide USA Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guide England Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, GuideLooking to get over the terrible 2015 Rugby World Cup, England tried to put those demons to bed in the final against South Africa. However they got totally outplayed.How They QualifiedEngland qualified automatically for the 2019 tournament.Key PlayersThere’s plenty of Saracens muscle up front, where Maro Itoje and the Vunipola brothers, Billy and Mako, are automatic choices when fit. Another Saracen, goalkicking Owen Farrell, calls the shots behind.Saracens trio: from left, Owen Farrell, Maro Itoje and Jamie George are three of England’s finest (Getty)The Coach – Eddie JonesThe jocular Australian has a proud track record, winning the trophy as an assistant coach with South Africa in 2007.In the spotlight: Eddie Jones hopes to achieve success in the country he coached at RWC 2015 (Getty)Major Work-onsThey have been criticised for their failure to adapt during matches and have been known to concede heavy penalty counts.England Rugby World Cup Warm-upsSunday 11 August 2019: England 33-19 WalesSaturday 17 August 2019: Wales 13-6 England Saturday 24 August 2019: England 57-15 IrelandFriday 6 September 2019: England 37-0 ItalyRelated: 2019 Rugby World Cup Warm-upsEngland Rugby World Cup GroupEngland are in Group C alongside France, Argentina, USA, and Tonga.Related: 2019 Rugby World Cup Group Argentina Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guide Tonga Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guide The Americans have been building in the right… England Rugby World Cup FixturesSun 22 Sep England 35-3 Tonga (Sapporo) Match reportThu 26 Sep England 45-7 USA (Kobe) Match reportSat 5 Oct England 39-10 Argentina (Tokyo) Match reportSat 12 Oct England 0-0 France (Yokohama) Match cancelled – click here for storySat 19 Oct QF1 England 40-16 Australia (Oita) Match reportSat 26 Oct SF1 England 19-7 New Zealand (Yokohama) Match ReportSat 2 Nov RWC 2019 Final England 12-32 South Africa (Yokohama) Match Report USA Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guide Los Pumas failed to make it to the… Tonga Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guide England Rugby World Cup Kit Expand Expand Collapse All you need to know about Les Bleus… Important match: England v France could decide who tops the group in Japan (Getty Images)England Rugby World Cup SquadEddie Jones has named his 31-man training squad below;Forwards (17):Dan ColeLuke Cowan-DickieTom CurryEllis GengeJamie GeorgeMaro ItojeGeorge KruisJoe LaunchburyCourtney LawesLewis LudlamJoe MarlerKyle SincklerJack SingletonSam UnderhillBilly VunipolaMako VunipolaMark WilsonBacks (14):Joe CokanasigaElliot DalyOwen FarrellGeorge FordPiers FrancisWilli Heinz (ruled out by a hamstring injury picked up in the semi-final and replaced by Ben Spencer)Jonathan JosephJonny MayRuaridh McConnochieJack NowellHenry SladeManu TuilagiAnthony WatsonBen YoungsRelated: 2019 Rugby World Cup FixturesPrevious World Cup Results and RecordEngland’s Rugby World Cup Record: P44 W31 D0 L131987 Quarter-finals1991 Runners-up1995 Fourth1999 Quarter-finals2003 Champions2007 Runners-up2011 Quarter-finals2015 Pool stages2019 Runners-upFollow our Rugby World Cup homepage which we update regularly with news and features. France Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guide LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS Unlikely to proceed to the knockout stages, Tonga… Also make sure you know about the Groups, Warm-ups, Dates, Fixtures, Venues, TV Coverage, Qualified Teams by clicking on the highlighted links.Finally, don’t forget to follow Rugby World on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Expandlast_img read more