SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: England are undermined by cheap penalties and a cosy club of undroppable players6 months ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column
SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: With 20 minutes left to play and with their strength in depth and quality players this should have been when England put the game to bed. So what went wrong? ,
SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Jamie has combined qualifying as a doctor and pursuing postgraduate studies at Cambridge University while playing club rugby in France, England and Wales. ,
SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: England's results have flattered to deceive. Things need shaking up, not just tweaking. They have looked a tired, uninspired outfit. It feels like they are in a rut. ,
SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Dan Carter announced himself as a truly world-class talent during the Lions tour of 2005 when he starred in the first two Tests. ,
SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Wales' terrific win at Murrayfield has upped the stakes for England in Cardiff later this month - not that an Anglo-Welsh encounter ever needs hyping. ,
SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Scotland were always going to get themselves up for England and, although I did not predict their win, I always thought they would pose a major threat. Now they need to go again. ...
England are trying to rediscover their semi-final showing against New Zealand but the emphasis must be on replicating that style of play. It does not require picking the same players. ,
SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Jones has missed a trick. There is no need to circle the wagons, this is not a confrontational situation, this is all about getting the best out of England's star performers. ...
SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: England's Saracens contingent will be ready despite a lack of game time and the team must start fast, but Finn Russell's return for Scotland is a real threat. ,