• Jones worked for Springboks during 2007 World Cup win
• Coach says there are ‘cultural issues’ between the countries
Eddie Jones believes his intimate knowledge of South African rugby can help England “beat history” to claim a first away series win against the Springboks.
Jones expects South Africa to be highly motivated because of “cultural issues” between the countries, highlighting a “dislike of the English”, but is sticking to his stated aim of a 3-0 series win next month.
Written by Gerard Meagher
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