England Rugby World Cup 2019 Fixtures, Team Squad & Updates: The national rugby team of England has competed in each of the Rugby World Cup tournament until now starting from the inaugural tournament hosted in 1987. English players have played total 44 matches in eight different rugby tournaments and become the winner in 31 tournaments, while created 70.45percent winning record.
We have seen their best performance for the first time in 2003. However, they even took part in 2007 final and final competition of 1991. During the complete rugby career, National Rugby Team of England defeated the rugby teams of the United States, France and Australia and that too for three times.
England also hosted the Rugby World Cup of 1991 with France, Wales, Scotland and Ireland, while played final with Australian rugby team at Twickenham. In addition, England played the role of a sole host during the Rugby World Cup of 2015.
England Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guide
England national rugby team suffered a huge loss in its form from February to July during the last year. However, they succeeded to bounce back during the month of November by defeating both Australia and South Africa, while losing with one point while playing against New Zealand. England rugby team is continuing to remain a favorite team to become the winner of Rugby World Cup 2019. Watch here All rugby world cup 2019 live matches.
England vs. Tonga (Sapporo Dome, Sapporo)
Kick off: 11:15 am, Sunday 22nd September 2019
England vs. the USA (Kobe Misaki Stadium, Kobe)
Kick off: 11:45 am, Thursday 26th September 2019
England vs. Argentina (Tokyo Stadium, Tokyo)
Kick off: 9:00 am, Saturday 5th October 2019
England vs. France (International Stadium Yokohama, Yokohama)
Kick off: 9:15 am, Saturday 12th October 2019
How They Qualified
England rugby team automatically qualified for the upcoming 2019 Rugby World Cup tournament.
Key Players of England Rugby Team
Mako, Billy, Itoje, Maro and Vunipola brothers, along with other up front muscle Saracens have remained automatic choices in the England rugby team for the upcoming 2019 Rugby World Cup Tournament. In addition, the team has another Saracen in the form of its goalkeeper named Owen Farrell.
Eddie Jones-The Coach of England’s Rugby Team
Eddie Jones is one of the jocular Australian rugby experts and is the present of the England’s rugby team. He had a wonderful record of his accomplishments and won the trophy of assistant coach in 2007 with South Africa.
Even though the rugby team of England succeeded to regain some respect during the autumn period, the injury and absence of Billy Vunipola had deprived the team of England to achieve gain-line dominance. Especially, the England rugby team has to create quick ball and reduce its penalty count to re-establish its previous eminence.
Rugby World Cup Warm-ups
England rugby team will compete with Wales on August 11 and August 17 at Twickenham of KO and Principality Stadium of Cardiff respectively. In addition, the team also has its warm-up match against Ireland on August 24 at Twickenham followed by the warm-up match against Italy at St. James Park of Newcastle on September 6.
Rugby World Cup Group
The rugby team of England will play in Group C with Tonga, the USA, Argentina and France.