Gareth Bale understood the purpose of the question. “Obviously I know what you are aiming at,” he told journalists before the start of this World Cup. “I am not stupid.”
Shaun Edwards remains hopeful of coaching England at some point in the future, the defence coach informed the Telegraph Rugby Podcast this week. Edwards recently signed a four-year contract extension with France through to the 2027 Rugby World Cup, after revealing that he had not received an offer from the Rugby Football Union.
American supporters at the tournament praise the infrastructure and welcome of the hosts although the lack of beer remains a universal gripe