Eddie Jones (rugby union)
Australian rugby union footballer
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Eddie Jones is an Australian rugby union coach and former player, who has been the head coach of the England national team since 2015. He previously coached Australia between 2001 and 2005, taking the team to the 2003 Rugby World Cup Final. He was an assistant coach for South Africa when the Springboks won the 2007 Rugby World Cup and from 2012 to 2015 he coached Japan, leading them in the 2015 Rugby World Cup and their upset win over South Africa. In November 2015, Jones was appointed as head coach for England and led them to win the 2016 Six Nations Championship. Three years later, he led them through the 2019 Rugby World Cup where they defeated defending champions New Zealand in the semi-final before losing the final to South Africa.
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Eddie Jones: England coach says plans to play for 12 months are 'difficult'England's elite players "can't be expected" to play for 12 consecutive months when the season resumes next month, says head coach Eddie Jones.
England's 2023 World Cup squad could be 60% different, says JonesEngland head coach Eddie Jones says his squad for the next Rugby World Cup may be '60% different' from the one that reached the 2019 final.
Eddie Jones: England boss set to sign new deal through to 2023 World CupEddie Jones is set to agree a new deal to continue coaching England through to the Rugby World Cup in France in 2023.
England coach Eddie Jones agrees to 25% pay cutEngland head coach Eddie Jones will take a pay cut of more than 25% as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.
England's Jones to discuss future with RFU boss after Six NationsEngland head coach Eddie Jones will discuss his future with Rugby Football Union chief executive Bill Sweeney once the Six Nations is over.
Six Nations: England coach Eddie Jones set for talks with RFU over futureEngland head coach Eddie Jones will discuss his future with Rugby Football Union chief executive Bill Sweeney once the Six Nations is over.
'We had 13 players against 16' - England boss Jones criticises 'ridiculous' Tuilagi red cardManu Tuilagi's red card in England's Six Nations win over Wales was "ridiculous", says coach Eddie Jones.
Six Nations 2020: England could've declared at half-time, says Eddie JonesHead coach Eddie Jones says England could have "declared at half-time" when 17-0 in front in the Six Nations against Ireland.
England boss Jones sorry for joking reporter was thinking of 'another half-Asian person'England head coach Eddie Jones apologises for joking a reporter must be thinking of "another half-Asian person".
Mistake to add teams to Six Nations - England coach JonesThe addition of more teams to the Six Nations would be a mistake, says England coach Eddie Jones.
Six Nations: Adding more teams would be a mistake - Eddie JonesThe addition of more teams to the Six Nations would be a mistake, says England coach Eddie Jones.
'We weren't expecting bottles to be thrown' - Jones criticises Scotland fansEngland head coach Eddie Jones criticises the behaviour of Scotland fans after a member of his coaching staff was hit by a plastic bottle and captain Owen Farrell was booed.
Scotland v England: Ben Youngs dropped for Six Nations matchEngland coach Eddie Jones benches scrum-half Ben Youngs as part of five changes to his starting XV to face Scotland.
Youngs out as England make sweeping changes for ScotlandEngland coach Eddie Jones benches scrum-half Ben Youngs as part of sweeping changes to his starting XV to face Scotland.
Jones wants England to play with Liverpool 'ferocity'Head coach Eddie Jones calls on England to perform with a "ferocity" akin to that of Premier League leaders Liverpool in their Six Nations opener against France on Sunday.
France v England: Eddie Jones' plan to win Six Nations openerEddie Jones says England want to make France's backs experience pressure "they have never felt before" in the Six Nations on Sunday.
Wales' new coach Pivac - by the men who know him bestSteve Hansen, Eddie Jones, John Barclay, Nicky Little and Xavier Rush recall their experiences with new Wales coach Wayne Pivac - and analyse his challenges ahead.
Saracens: England squad to address any anger over salary cap scandalEngland will hold talks during their training camp to resolve any anger among Eddie Jones' squad resulting from Saracens' salary cap scandal.
England: Six Nations will be good for Saracens players, says coach Eddie JonesEddie Jones says his Saracens players will thrive in adversity during the Six Nations, despite the salary cap crisis at the club.
Jones names eight uncapped players in England Six Nations squadEngland head coach Eddie Jones names eight uncapped players in his 34-man squad for the Six Nations.
Six Nations 2020: England call up eight uncapped playersEngland head coach Eddie Jones names eight uncapped players in his 34-man squad for the Six Nations.
Scott Wisemantel: England attack coach leaves Eddie Jones' backroom teamAustralian Scott Wisemantel leaves his role with England, leaving coach Eddie Jones with another position to fill before the Six Nations.
Jones fears Saracens players may skip Six Nations to play for clubEngland head coach Eddie Jones fears some Saracens players could skip the Six Nations to help their club avoid relegation after a 35-point deduction for salary cap breaches.
Jones fears Saracens' England players may focus on clubEngland head coach Eddie Jones fears some Saracens players could skip the Six Nations to help their club avoid relegation after a 35-point deduction for salary cap breaches.
Fiji hold off a late Barbarians comeback to win thrillerFiji held of a late surge from Eddie Jones' Barbarians to win a thriller in Rory Best and Tendai Mtawarira final internationals
'It goes through your head all the time' - final defeat haunts JonesHead coach Eddie Jones says he is still not over England's Rugby World Cup final defeat by South Africa.
Eddie Jones: RFU yet to open talks on extension beyond 2021England coach Eddie Jones is yet to start formal negotiations over a contract extension beyond 2021 with the Rugby World Cup runners-up.
'We have been planning this for four years' - Jones 'relaxed' about World Cup finalCoach Eddie Jones says that Saturday's Rugby World Cup final against South Africa has been four years in the planning for his England team.
England v South Africa: Eddie Jones planning for Rugby World Cup final 'for four years'Coach Eddie Jones says that Saturday's Rugby World Cup final against South Africa has been four years in the planning for his England team.
England v South Africa, Rugby World Cup final: Eddie Jones says players can inspire nationEngland head coach Eddie Jones challenges his players to "inspire the whole country" by beating South Africa in the World Cup final.
Rugby World Cup final: England name team to face South AfricaEngland head coach Eddie Jones has named his team for Saturday's Rugby World Cup final against South Africa.
Rugby World Cup: England's Eddie Jones hits back at Wales coach Warren GatlandEddie Jones takes a swipe at Wales coach Warren Gatland, who questioned if England had already played their "World Cup final".
'Enjoy the third place play-off' - England's Jones responds to Gatland remarkEddie Jones takes a swipe at Wales coach Warren Gatland, who questioned if England had already played their "World Cup final".
England can play better in Rugby World Cup final says Eddie JonesEddie Jones says England "can play better" in the World Cup final after their historic semi-final win over New Zealand.
England 19-7 New Zealand: Eddie Jones' side beat All Blacks to reach World Cup finalEngland beat two-time defending champions New Zealand and reach the World Cup final for the first time in 12 years.
England v New Zealand: Eddie Jones says mental strength will decide semi-finalEngland coach Eddie Jones says the mentally stronger team will win their Rugby World Cup semi-final against New Zealand on Saturday.
Mental strength will decide World Cup semi-final - JonesEngland coach Eddie Jones says the mentally stronger team will win their Rugby World Cup semi-final against New Zealand on Saturday.
'Pressure will be chasing them down the street' - Jones says All Blacks are expected to beat EnglandEddie Jones claims England's training session was spied on and says all the pressure is on semi-final opponents New Zealand.
England coach Eddie Jones says pressure is on New Zealand in World Cup semi-finalEddie Jones claims England's training session was spied on and says all the pressure is on semi-final opponents New Zealand.
Rugby World Cup: New Zealand are beatable, England coach Eddie JonesEngland coach Eddie Jones says World Cup semi-final opponents New Zealand are beatable and have weaknesses.
England v Australia: Ex-team-mates Eddie Jones & Michael Cheika go head-to-headEddie Jones and Michael Cheika shared the same dressing room as players at Randwick; now they go head-to-head in a World Cup quarter-final.
Rugby World Cup: England need pack leader to beat Australia - Matt Dawson columnA World Cup quarter-final against Australia is time for the Eddie Jones project to deliver, says former England scrum-half Matt Dawson.
Rugby World Cup: England v Australia - George Ford dropped for quarter-finalHead coach Eddie Jones drops George Ford for England's World Cup quarter-final against Australia, with Owen Farrell at fly-half and Henry Slade in the centre.
England name team to face Australia at Rugby World CupEngland head coach Eddie Jones names his team for Saturday's World Cup quarter-final against Australia.
Sam Simmonds: Exeter back-row aims for England recallExeter back-row Sam Simmonds is hoping to break back into Eddie Jones' England squad after the World Cup.
'We've got no issue with it' - England coach Jones on cancellationHead coach Eddie Jones says England are upset by the cancellation of their World Cup match against France but back World Rugby's decision.
Rugby World Cup: England v France call-off disappointing but correct - Eddie JonesHead coach Eddie Jones says England are upset by the cancellation of their World Cup match against France but back World Rugby's decision.
Rugby World Cup: England coach Eddie Jones picks team to play ArgentinaGeorge Ford is again at fly-half with captain Owen Farrell at inside centre in the England team to face Argentina in the World Cup on Saturday.