Friday, September 20, 2019

Owen Farrell Heinz to make England debut in Wales warm-up opener

AFP / ADRIAN DENNIS Eddie Jones (right) has called up Gloucester scrum-half Willi Heinz for his England debut against Wales on Sunday Gloucester scrum-half Willi Heinz was handed a chance to force his way into England's World Cup squad after being given a Test debut in the starting side to play Wales at Twickenham on…
Owen Farrell Sport24.co.za | Heinz to make England debut in Wales warm-up opener

Owen Farrell Sport24.co.za | Heinz to make England debut in Wales warm-up opener

Bagshot - Gloucester scrumhalf Willi Heinz was handed a chance to force his way into England's World Cup squad after being given a Test debut in the starting side to play Wales at Twickenham on Sunday.The 32-year-old Heinz, born in Christchurch, New Zealand, has also been selected as vice-captain for this weekend's match against Grand…
Owen Farrell England vs Wales team news: Willi Heinz and Ruaridh McConnochie start in inexperienced side

Owen Farrell England vs Wales team news: Willi Heinz and Ruaridh McConnochie start in...

Willi Heinz and Ruaridh McConnochie will get a chance to cement their place in England’s final Rugby World Cup squad after being named in an inexperienced starting line-up for Sunday’s Quilter International against what is a full-strength Wales. New Zealand-born Heinz will start at scrum-half as vice-captain alongside flanker Sam Underhill, with experienced fly-half George…
Owen Farrell England select experimental line-up for Wales clash with Willi Heinz named as vice-captain

Owen Farrell England select experimental line-up for Wales clash with Willi Heinz named as...

England select experimental line-up for Wales clash with Willi Heinz named vice-captain for pre-World Cup clashEddie Jones has named an intriguing line-up for England's game against WalesScrum-half Willi Heinz will be making his Test debut as England vice-captainThe Test is an audition for the World Cup squad to be announced on Monday By Chris Foy For Mailonline…
Owen Farrell Sport24.co.za | Jones names England for RWC warm-up opener against Wales

Owen Farrell Sport24.co.za | Jones names England for RWC warm-up opener against Wales

Eddie Jones (Getty) Flyhalf George Ford will captain the side in the first of England's World Cup warm-up matches.Heinz now has a chance to force his way into England's World Cup squad in a match that takes place just a day before coach Eddie Jones names his 31-man party for Japan 2019.Ben Youngs, England's first-choice…
Owen Farrell Heinz to make England debut as Roy Keane role revealed

Owen Farrell Heinz to make England debut as Roy Keane role revealed

Willi Heinz will make his England debut against Wales on Sunday and is also installed as vice-captain despite his lack of Test experience. Heinz has been given the stage to prove he deserves a place at this autumn's World Cup after being picked as the starting scrum-half for the warm-up Test at Twickenham. Ben Youngs,…

Owen Farrell England will be primed to win World Cup: Jones

England head coach Eddie Jones said four warm-up matches ahead of the Rugby World Cup will allow his side to fine-tune their game to the extent they will be ready to win the trophy for a second time. The 59-year-old Australian -- who was on the receiving end when as head coach of Australia when…
Owen Farrell Ben Te’o left out of England squad for Wales clash…and Eddie Jones says he isn’t guaranteed return

Owen Farrell Ben Te’o left out of England squad for Wales clash…and Eddie Jones...

Willi Heinz set for England debut but Eddie Jones leaves Ben Te'o OUT of Wales clash...and won't guarantee his returnThe New Zealand-born scrum half has been given a late chance to impress   Heinz looks certain to start with first choice Ben Spencer dropped for the gameTe'o, Spencer, Brown and Dombrandt have been omitted from Jones' squad By…
Owen Farrell Sport24.co.za | England name squad for RWC warm-up with Wales

Owen Farrell Sport24.co.za | England name squad for RWC warm-up with Wales

England squad for Rugby World Cup warm-up match with Wales at Twickenham on August 11: Forwards: Dan Cole (Leicester Tigers) Luke Cowan-Dickie (Exeter Chiefs) Tom Curry (Sale Sharks) Charlie Ewels (Bath) Ellis Genge (Leicester Tigers) Jamie George (Saracens) Maro Itoje (Saracens) G
Owen Farrell Brown and Te’o dropped by England for Wales game

Owen Farrell Brown and Te’o dropped by England for Wales game

By Chris Jones BBC rugby union correspondent Brown (left) has played 72 times for England, while Te'o (right) has 16 international capsCentre Ben Te'o and full-back Mike Brown will not have a final chance to impress head coach Eddie Jones after being left out of the squad to face Wales this weekend. Scrum-half Ben Spencer…