Joel Kpoku rugby player
Joel Kpoku rugby player

Joel Kpoku

22nd Jun 1999 1.96m/111kg No 4 Lock

U20 World Championship: England make 10 changes to face Italy

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men U20s head coach Steve Bates has made 10 changes to his starting XV to face Italy in their second game of the World Rugby U20 Championship on Saturday.   Props Kai Owen and Alfie...

England U20s name team to face Ireland in the World Rugby U20 Championship

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men U20s head coach Steve Bates has named his side to face Ireland for their opening fixture of the 2019 World Rugby U20 Championship in Argentina on Tuesday.     Bates' side face...

England men U20s squad update for World Rugby U20 Championship

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men U20s head coach Steve Bates has updated the original 28-player squad ahead of the World Rugby U20 Championship in Argentina.   Bates’ side travel to Argentina on 30 May for the...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Coaching duo to leave Munster     Munster Rugby and the IRFU have confirmed that Forwards Coach Jerry Flannery and Backline and Attack Coach Felix Jones will depart the province at...

England men U20 squad for World Rugby U20 Championship

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men U20s head coach Steve Bates has named his 28-player squad for the 2019 World Rugby U20 Championship in Argentina (4-22 June).    The group includes nine players who have appeared...

Roux: England defeat a tough lesson

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux described his team’s 35-8 defeat against England at the Butts Park Arena in Coventry on Friday as a tough lesson as they continued their preparations...

England U20s defeat Junior Springboks in Coventry

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England U20s recorded a 35-8 victory over the Junior Springboks at Coventry's Butts Park Arena on Friday.Steve Bates' side scored five tries in an attritional contest, with the fixture serving as a final...

England U20s team to play Italy in Six Nations

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England U20s head coach Steve Bates has named his side to play Italy in the fourth round of the U20 Six Nations Championship at Bedford’s Goldington Road on Friday.   Bates has made three...

England men U20s defeated by Wales in Six Nations

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England U20s were defeated by Wales in Colwyn Bay suffering a 11-10 defeat in their third U20 Six Nations Championship fixture.     It was a second defeat in the tournament for the side following...

England U20's make 7 changes for Wales Clash

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England Under-20s head coach Steve Bates has made seven changes to his side for their clash against Wales in the Under-20s Six Nations Championship on Friday.   Alfie Petch, Kieran Wilkinson, Connor...