The RFU and England are in talks to formalize the application and host a new world Cup. The idea of the British country is to host the World Cup 2031.
England hosted the 2015 World Cup and wants to do so again in three editions. Then, in 2019, Japan appeared as the protagonist of the maximum rugby event.
France will host the 2023 World Cup, while for 2027 Australia appears as the main candidate to host the event. In May 2022 the World Rugby decision will be made official.
For the 2031 World Cup, the dispute would be between England and the United States. Both English-speaking countries appear as candidates.
“We would like to bid for the 2031 World Cup,” said Ilube from RFU. “It would be very exciting to have him here and you could imagine what it would be like. That also gives us focus. We will see what happens, it will be interesting, “he added.