England

RFU plans to make 139 jobs redundant after predicting loss of £107m

Rugby Football Union chief executive Bill Sweeney said the board is planning to cut 139 jobs following the financial crisis created by the pandemic coronavirus.
7 July 2020

Premiership clubs to resume contact training from 6th July

Premiership Rugby clubs are set to begin contact training from next week after the Professional Game Board approved move to stage 2 from 6th July.
4 July 2020

RFU CEO Bill Sweeney: For me, the community game, it is more than a game isn’t it

In the latest edition of NCA Chats, Bill Sweeney, CEO of the Rugby Football Union, spoke to Joe Harvey and Chris Heal about the community game.
3 July 2020

Geoff Parling, Melbourne Rebels and Super Rugby AU

With Super Rugby returning in Australia on Friday, TRU caught up with Melbourne Rebels' Geoff Parling to discuss life down under and his excitement ahead of this weekend.
2 July 2020

Chris Robshaw on his move to San Diego Legion

After the announcement last week that Harlequins and England stalwart Chris Robshaw would be joining Major League Rugby side San Diego Legion, Joe Harvey spoke to the flanker about his move to California.
22 June 2020

Jacob Ford: Burgess comments are “extremely far-fetched”

In response to recent comments made by Sam Burgess on the House of Rugby Podcast, Jacob Ford feels the criticism fired towards his brother, George, and father, Mike, is “extremely far-fetched.”
10 June 2020

England's Ben Te'o makes rugby league return

England and British & Irish Lions international Ben Te'o has announced his return back to rugby league after he was signed by Brisbane Broncos.
4 June 2020

UK government allows sports to resume from 1st June

The United Kingdom government has given a green signal for the sports to resume from 1st June behind closed doors.
30 May 2020

Daniel Temm on funding cuts, Carnegie and selling cashmere

The last two seasons of Daniel Temm’s rugby life have certainly been unique. From the demise of one of England’s most storied clubs, to funding cuts and a season ended by a disease, he has certainly been kept on his toes.
29 May 2020

TRU Six Pack, Isolation Edition - Leanne Riley, Harlequins/England

Latest to answer our quickfire Isolation Edition questions is Harlequins' and England scrum-half Leanne Riley.
25 May 2020

TRU Six Pack, Isolation Edition - Josh Beaumont, Sale Sharks

Latest to answer our quickfire Isolation Edition questions is Sale Sharks' forward Josh Beaumont.
18 May 2020

Sydney Gregson: Hopefully we can help as much as we can

Sydney Gregson was set to represent Great Britain at the Olympic Games this summer, but the England 7s star and her teammates are now turning a negative into a fantastic positive.
18 May 2020

John Mitchell backs Maro Itoje and Mako Vunipola to take right decision with England future in mind

England defence coach John Mitchell has backed Maro Itoje and Mako Vunipola to make the right decision over their future with Saracens keeping in mind their Test career.
10 May 2020

TRU Six Pack, Isolation Edition - Amber Reed, Bristol/England

Latest to answer our quickfire Isolation Edition questions is England international and Bristol centre Amber Reed.
7 May 2020

Umbro to become Official Technical Kit Partner of England Rugby from September

The Rugby Football Union has announced Umbro as the Official Technical Kit Partner of England Rugby from September.
5 May 2020

TRU Six Pack, Isolation Edition - Brad Shields, Wasps/England

Latest to answer our quickfire Isolation Edition questions is England international and Wasps' back-rower Brad Shields.
4 May 2020

England international Ellis Genge slams Rugby Players' Association

England and Leicester Tigers prop Ellis Genge has slammed the Rugby Players' Association for advising players to take pay cuts following the pandemic coronavirus crisis.
28 April 2020

England international Joe Marler set to complete 10-week ban without missing a game

England prop Joe Marler is set to complete his 10-week ban without having a miss a game following the pandemic coronavirus.
25 April 2020

Six Nations considering second tournament in autumn - Report

The Six Nations unions are considering a second tournament to be played in the autumn as a contingency plan following the pandemic coronavirus.
23 April 2020

Billy Vunipola confident of England's success under Eddie Jones

Saracens number eight is confident that England will reach greater heights under the guidance of head coach Eddie Jones.
15 April 2020