Wales vs England LIVE: Latest updates and score from Autumn Nations Cup

Henry Slade scores England’s first try against WalesEngland can secure their place in the final of the one-off competition thanks to their victories over Georgia and Ireland, and head into the match as overwhelming favourites against a Welsh side who are going through a rough patch of form under relatively new head coach Wayne Pivac.…Continue Reading

England Announces Post-Lockdown Tier System With London Cinemas Able to Reopen

England has announced a return to the three-tier system after lockdown lifts Dec. 2. A number of cities, including the capital region of London and Liverpool, fall under Tier 2, which means that cinemas can reopen. However, other major urban areas with a high concentration of cinemas, including Greater Manchester, Birmingham and Bristol are in…Continue Reading

George Ford back in England team for Wales clash

England have named George Ford at fly-half in their only change for Saturday’s Autumn Nations Cup clash with Wales at Parc y Scarlets.Ford has been reinstated as playmaker-in-chief after making his comeback from an Achilles injury as a replacement in last weekend’s resounding 18-7 victory over Ireland at Twickenham.The midfield adjustment is partially a result…Continue Reading

England vs Wales team news: George Ford returns in only change for Autumn Nations Cup clash in Llanelli

George Ford returns to the starting line up for England’s Autumn Nations Cup clash with Wales (PA)George Ford will make his first England start of the season after Eddie Jones made just one personnel change to his side for Saturday’s Autumn Nations Cup clash with Wales.The fly-half returns to the starting XV after recovering from…Continue Reading

England v Iceland: Jack Grealish thrives under pressure, says Gareth Southgate

Only Mo Salah, Bruno Fernandes and Kevin de Bruyne – making the tackle here – have created more chances in the Premier League than Jack Grealish this seasonVenue: Wembley Stadium Date: Wednesday, 18 November Time: 19:45 GMTCoverage: Listen to commentary on BBC Radio 5 Live and follow live text updates on the BBC Sport website…Continue Reading

England manager Gareth Southgate defends international break

Chelsea defender Ben Chilwell was injured during England’s defeat in Belgium but could play against Iceland on WednesdayEngland manager Gareth Southgate has defended the current international break, saying teams are trying to manage the situation “as best we can”.Some called for the break to be cancelled to ease player workload during an already congested schedule.…Continue Reading

Belgium 2-0 England: Never fancied the Nations League anyway

England’s Nations League ambitions were extinguished in Belgium as the world’s top-ranked team punished Gareth Southgate’s side in Sunday’s crunch group clash. The penultimate match of a challenging year was always going to provide the Three Lions’ toughest test – and acted as a reminder of the work required before the rearranged European Championship. Southgate’s…Continue Reading

England v Iceland: Select your starting XI for Nations League clash

England defeated the Republic of Ireland before losing in Belgium on SundayAston Villa captain Jack Grealish impressed in England’s defeat by Belgium on Sunday but will he keep his place against Iceland?The 25-year-old has started two games in four days for England, alongside Chelsea’s Mason Mount and Villa’s Tyrone Mings.Manager Gareth Southgate made eight changes…Continue Reading

England Boss Gareth Southgate ‘Secretly Battled Coronavirus’ Ahead of November Fixtures

Southgate did not tell any of his players that he contracted the virus | Robbie Jay Barratt – AMA/Getty ImagesEngland coach Gareth Southgate contracted and fought off the coronavirus last month, but he refused to tell any of his players of the diagnosis. The 50-year-old developed symptoms of the fast-spreading disease, and underwent a coronavirus…Continue Reading