After the consecration in the Autumn Nations Cup before France, the coach of England Eddie Jones He did not miss some criticism and responded forcefully to questions directed at him at a press conference.
England was attacked by the local press for their petty play. The specialist media claim that the cast of Eddie Jones wins at any cost and does not play “cute.”
After being asked about the style of play, Eddie Jones did not let it go by, took it as a criticism and counterattacked: “Do you think I point to George Ford every time he takes the ball? Don’t ask stupid questions. If we had played. from all sides and lost the ball thirty times you would be asking me why we don’t kick more, so please be respectful to the players, “replied the coach.
Furthermore, he added: “The game goes through evolutions and cycles and the interpretation of the law is certainly significant in that and we are going through one of those difficult cycles,” Jones said. “Haven’t you seen rugby go through these cycles before? I find everything a bit childish, all this talk. I’m sorry. “
Without intending to agree with the journalist, La Rosa’s Head Coach concluded: Would we like to play the ball more? Possibly yes, but not if we are not going to win rugby matches. I can say that I think you are being totally disrespectful to the players because of the way you criticize our rugby. “