England coach Eddie Jones has dropped experienced full-back Mike Brown in the 25-man squad for the upcoming autumn international opening clash against South Africa to be played at Twickenham Stadium on 3rd November.
England will face a depleted South African side in their upcoming autumn internationals as the Premiership clubs have decided not to release their players for the game that falls outside the international window.
Ardie Savea scored the decisive final try in the closing stage as New Zealand came from behind to edge out South Africa 30-32 in the final round of the Rugby Championship at Loftus Versfeld Stadium on Saturday.
South Africa head coach Rassie Erasmus urged the team to continue improving despite a 23-12 win over Australia in the fifth round Rugby Championship clash against Australia at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium last weekend.
Australia have been dealt a late blow ahead of their Rugby Championship encounter against South Africa in Port Elizabeth after Tatafu Polota-Nau has been ruled out of the Saturday's clash with a hamstring injury.