Eddie Jones has been sacked as England manager, The English Rugby Federation announced on Tuesday the sacking of the Australian coach with just ten months to go for the 2023 World Cup. Richard Cockerill will be the new manager of the England teamextalonador, former coach of Edinburgh and part of the coaching staff of the selection since last year.
Jones, who also coached Australia and Japan, steps down after leading England to the top Runner-up in 2019 World CupWith a memorable victory against New Zealand in the semi-finals, and the triumph of 3 Six Nations Tournament In 2016, with the Grand Slam, in 2017 and in 2020. In addition, he kept the English team undefeated in 18 consecutive matches.
The Australian coach was appointed as England coach in 2015. De la Rosa’s XV, led by Stuart Lancaster, was eliminated in the group stage at the World Cup held on English soil. Jones then became First non-British coach Who was in charge of the England team.
in meetings last month novemberXV de la Rosa lost to Argentina (29–30) and South Africa (13–27), drew against New Zealand (25–25) and defeated Japan (52–13).
Bill Sweeney, executive director of the English association, “wanted to acknowledge huge contribution Eddie has done wonders for English rugby, winning three Six Nations Championships, a Grand Slam and taking us to the final of the Rugby World Cup. and Coach. I am grateful to Eddie for all he has done for England in many areas of the game and professionally.”
Jones, for his part, showed himself “satisfied with what we’ve achieved As an England team and I am looking forward to see how the team performs in future.