Rugby World Cup: England coach Eddie Jones picks team to play Argentina
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By Tom Fordyce
Chief sports author
As England face Argentina looking to assert three World Cup wins george Ford is at fly-half with captain Owen Farrell at center.
Its the same team that opened the tournament against Tonga, other than lock George Kruis in place of Courtney Lawes addition.
Ben Youngs is now the third most capped England mens participant on Saturday with his 92nd match at scrum-half.
Head coach Eddie Jones said:Argentina are always concerning the physical contest.
Jones has chosen for a second-row mixture of Maro Itoje and Kruis allied to the youthful back of Tom Curry, Sam Underhill and Billy Vunipola for a match Argentina hooker Agustin Creevy has predicted will belike a war.
Winger Jack Nowell and prop Mako Vunipola have been selected with squad bolter Lewis Ludlam receiving the nod after recovering from harms, on the replacements bench for the first time at the tournament.
A year ago joe Marler, who retired from England duty, is in the front row along with Jamie George and Kyle Sinckler.
Jonny May, elliot Daly and Anthony Watson are selected in the back three.
Argentina is a completely different group from others weve played so far from the pool stages, said Jones, whose sideve defeated Tonga and the USA.
This week it is about getting our sport correctly our set-piece in a good location and ensuring defensively were organised and ready to find ways to score points from them.
England team to face Argentina: Daly; Watson Farrell, May; Ford Youngs; Marler, George, George, Sinckler Kruis Underhill Vunipola.
Replacements: M Vunipola, Cowan-Dickie, Cole, Lawes Heinz Nowell.
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