• Ford confident England can improve threat with the ball
  • Ireland replace Sexton with Byrne and stick with Gibson-Park

George Ford believes England will showcase their full array of attacking threats in Saturday’s Autumn Nations Cup fixture against Ireland, having declared himself fit and ready to return.

Ford has missed England’s victories over Italy and Georgia this autumn with an achilles injury but has spent an hour a day in an oxygen chamber to accelerate his recovery and is expected to feature at Twickenham.

Related: Premiership’s swift return should benefit Exeter and others in form

Continue reading…
Source: Rugby – The Guardian