Owen Farrell Eddie Jones wary England’s Saracens stars may focus on club relegation fight

Owen Farrell This is another elegant constituent.

Media playback is not supported on this device

Some Saracens players could skip Six Nations – Eddie Jones

England head coach Eddie Jones fears some Saracens players could skip the Six Nations campaign to help their club avoid relegation after a 35-point deduction for salary cap breaches.

The deduction leaves the Premiership champions bottom of the table. They have also been fined £5.36m.

Sarries supplied six of the team who started for England in the 32-12 defeat by South Africa in the World Cup final.

“It could have a significant impact,” Jones told BBC Sport.

“It’s something we need to weigh up and look at very carefully.”

Saracens have decided not to appeal against the punishments imposed upon them for infringements over the past three seasons so go from third place to bottom of the Premiership on -22 points, 26 behind second-bottom Leicester.

Jones selected six of their players for

These addons are quite magnificent!

Read full article at the Original Source

Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the Linked Source