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England call up uncapped Wasps duo Willis and Umaga for autumn Tests

30 days ago   |   By The Guardian

Jack Willis in line for first cap against Italy on Sunday George Ford absence biggest headache for Eddie Jones George Ford is unavailable for England's Six Nations finale against Italy on Saturday through injury but Jack Willis could win his first cap after he was rewarded for his fine form for Wasps with a call-up to the squad for the coming autumn Tests. Willis is joined by his fellow uncapped Wasps team-mate Jacob Umaga, who is in contention for the matchday squad against Italy in Ford's absence. Willis and Umaga are two of seven Premiership finalists added to Eddie Jones's 36-man squad...
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Uncapped Wasps duo named in England squad

Uncapped Wasps duo named in England squad

30 days ago   |   By Planet Rugby

England have named uncapped Wasps duo Jack Willis and Jacob Umaga in their squad for the Six Nations finale against Italy and Autumn Nations Cup.
Willis was expected to be picked in the 36-man party following a blockbusting season in which he emerged as the Premiership's foremost breakdown specialist, but Umaga's inclusion is a surprise.
Umaga over Joe Simmonds
The 22-year-old is chosen ahead of Exeter's Joe Simmonds and could win his first cap in Rome on Saturday due to being only one of two fly-halves present alongside Owen Farrell.
Henry Slade is also included fresh from his heroics in...
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England name Six Nations squad for Italy decider as injured Jack Nowell and Luke Cowan-Dickie miss out

30 days ago   |   By Evening Standard

Eddie Jones has named his 36-man England squad for the final match of the 2020 Six Nations this Saturday and the Autumn Nations Cup that follows, and is without the injured Exeter pair Jack owell and Luke Cowan-Dickie.
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England name uncapped Wasps duo Jack Willis and Jacob Umaga in squad for Six Nations finale

England name uncapped Wasps duo Jack Willis and Jacob Umaga in squad for Six Nations finale

30 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

Willis was expected to be picked in the 36-man party following a blockbusting season in which he emerged as the Gallagher Premiership's foremost breakdown specialist.
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