Bath prop forward David Wilson was chosen by England to replace the injured Dan Cole for the Six Nations rugby game against unchanged Ireland this weekend.
Two players will make their first senior appearances for England when the team meets France on the opening day of the Six Nations rugby tournament in two days.
England omitted Leicester fly-half Toby Flood from its 35-man Six Nations rugby squad because of his expected move to Toulouse, and named Bath’s George Ford as his replacement.
England named Stuart Lancaster as interim head coach for the 6 Nations tournament, where he’ll be assisted by Graham Rowntree and Andy Farrell.
England rugby coach Stuart Lancaster added four players to the 34-man squad that will face Australia, Argentina and world champion New Zealand next month.
England is set to hire Stuart Lancaster as head coach of the national rugby team after his name was put forward to the Rugby Football Union’s board for final approval, the Daily Mail reported.
The England rugby squad will have a new look tomorrow at the start of the defense of its 6 Nations title against Scotland.
Saracens center Joel Tomkins was selected to make his England rugby debut against Australia at Twickenham this weekend.
England made 15 changes to its last rugby squad following an unsuccessful World Cup campaign, with interim head coach Stuart Lancaster including nine uncapped players among the group for the Six Nations.
"He's been fantastic in training this week and he's ready to play."
- Stuart Lancaster on Feb 20, 2014