England’s chariot running like a dream heading into the World Cup


Eddie Jones is determined to avoid complacency but the team’s destruction of Ireland bodes well for their chances in Japan

They love a bit of karaoke in Japan and England’s supporters were in full advance cry in the West Stand on a warm Saturday evening. Bon Jovi’s Living on a Prayer was particularly popular – “Ohhh, we’re halfway the-ere!” – and, for many, the time to start believing in Eddie Jones’s improving side has arrived. Keep playing like this and knocking on heaven’s door at the imminent Rugby World Cup will become a realistic possibility.

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Written by Robert Kitson at Twickenham
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2019/aug/25/england-rugby-world-cup-eddie-jones-owen-farrell-ireland under the title “England’s chariot running like a dream heading into the World Cup”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.