SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: England’s win over Australia was the result and performance they needed to boost confidence ahead of what could be one of the most competitive Six Nations ever. ,
SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: England will want to distance themselves from that very poor display against Argentina as quickly as possible but, in many ways, that game was perfect preparation. ,
SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Australia are finishing the season like a train and this is the showpiece game of the autumn series for England. It’s the match you play your ‘Gun XV’. ,
The RFU, as you might have noticed from the extensive work being carried out at Twickenham, have great plans to increase the corporate hospitality at England matches. ,
SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Eddie Jones tried to sell us a dummy earlier this season when he said he thought Henry Slade was a No 13 but I’m very excited by his selection at No 12. ,
The Newcastle Falcons opened their Anglo-Welsh Cup campaign with a 53-41 win over Wasps in a high scoring affair. Both sides ran in three first half tries and each slotted a single penalty to see...
SIR CLIVE WOODWARD FOR THE DAILY MAIL: I have really enjoyed watching England's rise under Jones and I remain convinced they will be contesting the World Cup final but I have concerns. ,
SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: There were plenty of talking points from the Northampton-Wasps match on Saturday. Dan Robson's try should have stood, meanwhile James Haskell looks too heavy. ,