England

England to host Japan at Twickenham Stadium in November

The Rugby Football Union has confirmed that England will be hosting Japan in their final fixture of the Autumn Series international in November.
25 January 2024

Maro Itoje wants to be part of England set up at least until 2027 Rugby World Cup

England have received a major boost ahead of the upcoming Six Nations campaign with Saracens lock Maro Itoje expressing his desire to continue playing for the side at least until the 2027 Rugby World Cup.
25 January 2024

Ollie Lawrence and Luke Cowan-Dickie withdrawn from England's training squad

England have been dealt injury blows ahead of the upcoming Six Nations with centre Ollie Lawrence and hooker Luke Cowan-Dickie withdrawing from the training squad.
24 January 2024

Why England 'A' can provide those on the fringes with a further chance to stake their claim

There are several names which could have been included in Steve Borthwick's Six Nations squad last week and TRU contributor Ciara Fearn has highlighted four players who might see England 'A's fixture with Portugal as an opportunity.
23 January 2024

England and Saracens fly-half Owen Farrell to join Racing 92

Racing 92 have announced the signing of England and Saracens fly-half Owen Farrell ahead of the 2024/25 season.
23 January 2024

England are evolving - and it feels like they are now in the vision of Steve Borthwick

Whether it is has been by design, by judgement or a bit of both, you get the sense Steve Borthwick's squad selection for the Six Nations does mark a new beginning for England.
18 January 2024

Jamie George to captain England as Steve Borthwick names seven uncapped players in Six Nations squad

Steve Borthwick has named seven uncapped players in his England squad for the forthcoming Six Nations with Kyle Sinckler and Billy Vunipola missing out.
17 January 2024

Captaincy, loosehead and the backs - Key points ahead of England's Six Nations squad announcement

With Steve Borthwick set to name his Six Nations squad on Wednesday, what are the key points England must look to do before - and during - these upcoming championships?
15 January 2024

Five emerging talents who could get their opportunity in the Six Nations

A new World Cup cycle has opened the door for seriously talented young players across Europe to catch the attention of national selectors and TRU's Tom Jones has identified five youngsters who could burst onto the scene at this year’s Six Nations.
14 January 2024

England prop Mako Vunipola announces retirement from international rugby

England have been dealt another blow ahead of the Six Nations tournament with Saracens prop Mako Vunipola announcing retirement from international rugby.
12 January 2024

George Skivington to coach England A side against Portugal

Gloucester head coach George Skivington will be in charge of England A for the game against Portugal on 25th February.
10 January 2024

Exeter winger Immanuel Feyi-Waboso set to choose England over Wales

Exeter winger Immanuel Feyi-Waboso is set to link up with England rugby squad next week after turning down Wales.
8 January 2024

Racing 92 deny reports of reaching agreement in signing England captain Owen Farrell

Racing 92 refuted claims suggesting an established deal to acquire England's fly-half Owen Farrell for the Top 14 league this summer.
6 January 2024

Assistant coach Kevin Sinfield to leave England after summer tour

England assistant coach Kevin Sinfield will be stepping down from his role following the summer series this year.
4 January 2024

England men's team end association with Rugby Players Association

England Men's team have decided to end their partnership with the Rugby Players Association ending their 20-year association.
4 January 2024

England centre Manu Tuilagi set to miss start of Six Nations campaign

England have been dealt another injury blow with Sale Sharks centre Manu Tuilagi set to miss the start of the upcoming Six Nations campaign.
29 December 2023

Henry Slade, Tommy Freeman, Alfie Barbeary - A trio that should be on Steve Bortwick’s Six Nations radar

The Six Nations is now around the corner and TRU contributor Ciara Fearn has picked out three players who have caught the eye and may well be in England's plans for 2024.
28 December 2023

Simon Middleton: Life after England, time in Japan and WXV a 'great concept'

In his latest interview with TRU, the former Red Roses boss reflects on his recent spell in Japan + he admits he still watches England 'avidly' and regrets not being able to deliver a World Cup for the country.
15 December 2023

Tuilagi performance in Europe a reminder of why Sale - and England - should want Manu to stay

Tuilagi has been rested for Sale's trip to Leinster in the Champions Cup but his display against Stade Français highlighted why the Sharks would love to keep him in Manchester.
15 December 2023

Henry Arundell ineligible to represent England until 2026 after signing contract extension with Racing 92

England will lose the services of wing Henry Arundell at least until 2026 after he has signed a contract extension with French club Racing 92.
13 December 2023