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Astute Eddie Jones on Track But the True Tests for England Rugby Are Ahead

Emma Thurston | Posted 25.02.2017 | UK Sport
Emma Thurston

With all due respect to Scotland and Italy, England's true tests are on the way. Looking ahead to this weekend Ireland may be ravaged by injuries however in spite of that their aerial game remains. In the pre-Rugby World Cup meeting between England and Ireland the home side played 40 minutes of textbook rugby against Joe Schmidt's men; they pinned Ireland back in their own half and finished off two great opportunities and they could have taken had more.

England's World Cup City Declares State Of Emergency

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Sport

The Brazilian city of Manaus, the host of England’s opening World Cup game, has declared a state of emergency. According to AP, flooding has been ca...

WATCH: 'That's For You Hannah' - Defoe Dedicates Winner To Late Cousin

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.08.2012 | UK Sport

Jermain Defoe has dedicated his England winner against Italy on Wednesday night to his late cousin Hannah. Defoe's cousin died in a freak accident ...

Met Investigating 'Racist' Tweets Following England Loss To Italy

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK Sport

The Metropolitan Police has launched an investigation into alleged racist tweets posted on Sunday night following England's penalty shootout defeat to...

Egyptians Celebrate After Muslim Brotherhood Win On Penalties

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Thousands of Egyptians flooded Tahrir Square on Sunday night after the country's presidential election went to penalties. A nail-biting climax saw ...

GALLERY: England Beaten On Penalties By Italy Euro 2012

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.06.2012 | UK Sport

England have been eliminated from Euro 2012 on penalties by Italy, who will face Germany in next week's second semi-final. Ashley Young smashed the...

WATCH: When England Last Beat Italy... Le Tournoi 1997

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 15.08.2012 | UK Sport

England-Italy fixtures are scarce - their Euro 2012 quarter-final meeting was the first in over 10 years. Even scarcer are English wins against the It...

QUIZ: The Italian Connection

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK Sport

England and Italy's Euro 2012 quarter-final on Sunday is a pertinent time to recall the rich footballing link the two countries have enjoyed since the...

GALLERY: England V Italy Through-The-Years

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK Sport

England and Italy meet for the 23rd time on Sunday in the Euro 2012 quarter-finals, here's some of the best snapshots from a fixture with 79 years wor...

'He Is What He Is' - Hart On Balo

PA | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK Sport

England goalkeeper Joe Hart does not believe Manchester City team-mate Mario Balotelli will ever be bothered about the numerous stories that appear ab...

WATCH: Shilton Has A Nightmare As The Azzurri Beat England To 3rd At Italia '90

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK Sport

England's quarter-final with Italy at Euro 2012 is their first meeting with the Azzurri in 22 years at a major tournament. Italia '90 changed footb...

WATCH: Capello Downs England At Wembley In 1973

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK Sport

England, like the Republic of Ireland, could have set up an Italian reunion for former coach Fabio Capello at Euro 2012 had John Terry's trial not ini...

WATCH: The Last England-Italy Encounter

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK Sport

England and Italy, for two giants of European football, rarely play one another. Tournament-wise, they faced one another in the 3rd/4th-place play-...