Owen Farrell Rugby World Cup 2019: Ben Te’o, Brad Shields miss England 31-man squad for Japan

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England coach Eddie Jones has left experienced centre Ben Te’o out of his 31-man World Cup squad and included uncapped winger Ruaridh McConnochie.

Jones opted for only two scrumhalves – the experienced Ben Youngs and rookie Willi Heinz – for the tournament in Japan, starting next month.

Flyhalf Owen Farrell was named captain and McConnochie is the only uncapped player in the squad.

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Eight players named were from Premiership champions Saracens, including lock Maro Itoje, number eight Billy Vunipola and prop Mako Vunipola.

Flanker Lewis Ludlam and hooker Jack Singleton, who won their first caps alongside Heinz in England’s win over Wales in a warm-up match on Sunday, also

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