Eddie Jones insists Ireland defeat will not scar his team as he confirms Dylan Harley will remain as skipper

The England boss believes the 13-9 loss can act as a learning experience

Eddie Jones says Dylan Hartley remains his choice as England captain – and insists defeat by Ireland will not scar his team.

The Red Rose boss was not about to throw his skipper under the bus yesterday for a loss which cost England a Grand Slam and a world-record 19th consecutive win.

Nor would he accept that a 13-9 beating, far more comprehensive than the scoreline suggests, would haunt England going forward.

“I’m massively ­disappointed we lost but, as a...
source: The Daily Mirror

2017-03-21 00:19
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