Eddie jones confirmed the team of England to be measured this Saturday before Tonga, live from 12.05 on Star +. Ben Youngs and Owen Farrell will be the media pair for this test match.
With Farrell as captain, the European team already has 23 for their first meeting in the November window. Manu Tuilagi He will make his first appearance with the national team since March 2020, after an injury.
Eddie Jones spoke in the pregame: “We had two good preparation camps in Jersey and Pennyhill Park, we worked very hard and we are ready for a hard and physical game. We respect Tonga very much. We are especially looking forward to being in front of one again. crowd at Twickenham and play some exciting and entertaining rugby for all the fans, we can’t wait to have them back, “said the coach.
Formation of England to receive Tonga:
15. Freddie Steward, 14. Adam Radwan, 13. Henry Slade, 12. Manu Tuilagi, 11. Jonny May, 10. Owen Farrell, 9. Ben Youngs, 1. Ellis Genge, 2. Jamie George, 3. Kyle Sinckler, 4. Maro Itoje, 5. Jonny Hill, 6. Courtney Lawes, 7. Sam Underhill, 8. Tom Curry.
Finishers 16. Jamie Blamire, 17. Joe Marler, 18. Will Stuart, 19. Charlie Ewels, 20. Alex Dombrandt, 21. Alex Mitchell, 22. Marcus Smith, 23. George Furbank.