England 25-25 New Zealand: Will Stuart scored two tries as England produced an incredible comeback from 25-6 down with nine minutes to go. There was pretty big result in Cardiff earlier today. England Versus NZ Rugby at Twickenham . Get all the details here. But, for all the doubts and dents inflicted by some turbulent form this season, England v NZ Rugby is inescapably autumn’s biggest ticket.
England take on New Zealand at Twickenham today in the third of their Autumn Nations series matches. New Zealand’s summer successes have papered over what has otherwise been a decidedly low par 12 months for the All Blacks.
Despite positive results, their showing in these Autumn internationals is unlikely to alleviate the pressure on coach Ian Foster. Expect a muddy one with rain forecast for this evening’s kick-off. Read on as our guide explains how to get an England vs New Zealand live stream from anywhere today.
Some of it comes from a storied rivalry. New Zealand – the most successful Test team in history – met England – the richest – for the first time back in 1905.
Much of it comes from a lack of recent history.
Owen Farrell captains the side on his 100th appearance and is joined in the centres by the returning Manu Tuilagi. Billy Vunipola and Jack Nowell also come in as two further changes from the team that battered Japan.
Farrell is not the only centurion on the pitch, however, as Brodie Retallick is in for the All Blacks to clock up his three-figures. The lock is among a host of changes to the side that beat Scotland, including Aaron Smith and Richie Mo’unga returning as the first-choice half-backs. TJ Perenara, whose entrance from the bench last week was the catalyst for victory stays among the subs to offer impact once again
England vs New Zealand Rugby Squad
England: 15 Freddie Steward, 14 Jack Nowell, 13 Manu Tuilagi, 12 Owen Farrell (captain), 11 Jonny May, 10 Marcus Smith, 9 Jack van Poortvliet, 8 Billy Vunipola, 7 Tom Curry, 6 Sam Simmonds, 5 Jonny Hill, 4 Maro Itoje, 3 Kyle Sinckler, 2 Luke Cowan-Dickie, 1 Ellis Genge.
Replacements: 16 Jamie George, 17 Mako Vunipola, 18 Will Stuart, 19 David Ribbans, 20 Jack Willis, 21 Ben Youngs, 22 Guy Porter, 23 Henry Slade
New Zealand: 15 Beauden Barrett, 14 Mark Telea, 13 Rieko Ioane, 12 Jordie Barrett, 11 Caleb Clarke, 10 Richie Mo’unga, 9 Aaron Smith, 8 Ardie Savea, 7 Dalton Papali’i, 6 Scott Barrett, 5 Samuel Whitelock (Captain), 4 Brodie Retallick, 3 Tyrel Lomax, 2 Codie Taylor, 1 Ethan de Groot
Replacements: 16 Samisoni Taukei’aho, 17 George Bower, 18 Nepo Laulala, 19 Shannon Frizell, 20 Hoskins Sotutu, 21 TJ Perenara, 22 David Havili, 23 Anton Lienert-Brown