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News: - June

London Mayor Boris Johnson offloads at the launch of O2 Touch

17 June 2011

RFU launch O2 Touch with Boris Johnson

Mayor of London Boris Johnson and England World Cup winner Will Greenwood joined forces today to launch O2 Touch, an RFU initiative which aims to get England playing touch rugby this summer

George Ford in action for England U20

17 June 2011

Ford and Farrell start for U20 against South Africa

Ahead of Saturday’s crunch IRB Junior World Championship Pool C clash against South Africa in Padova, kick off 7.10pm (UK time) England U20 have made nine changes from the starting XV that played Scotland

England U20's Owen Farrell in action

17 June 2011

Farrell and Wade look ahead to South Africa

With two IRB Junior World Championship victories under their belts, England U20 pair Christian Wade and Owen Farrell both feel that there is more to come from Rob Hunter’s young side as they prepare to take on southern hemisphere side South Africa on Saturday in Padova

Worcester Warriors lock Graham Kitchener charges forward for England Saxons

16 June 2011

England Saxons name side for Churchill Cup final

Worcester Warriors duo Graham Kitchener and Miles Benjamin come back into the England Saxons side for Saturday's Churchill Cup final against Canada at Sixways (4.30pm)

Saracens prop Matt Stevens calls for possession during an England Saxons training session

16 June 2011

PODCAST – Stevens puts hand up for RWC selection

Resurgent Saracens prop Matt Stevens headlines the RFU.com podcast this week, chatting about the Churchill Cup final this weekend and the possibility of extending his summer with England