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England Rugby October 05 - In Review


By Kath 8/11/05
November 8 2005

England Rugby's October 2005 in review a look back at what was happening all things England Rugby! The Club vs Country Row still rubles on and Twickenham Tickets still up for grabs as I write this on 8/11/05! October 2005

October 2005 - In Review!

Well what did we have, once again a very busy month!

 The Clubs vs Country Row still rumbles on! England Power play escalates as Rugby Football Union take their balls home and spit their dummies out! Check out The East Terrace version of affairs.  England RFU Power Play

 And no sooner had we announced last month that Brian Ashton was to be involved with the Junior and Senior National Academies - he goes to Bath!! Arggghh!

Ed kicked off our month again this time with an assessment of the England Squad -Andy Robinsonís schedule has been full to bursting this season. Jason Robinson had retired, his favourite toy, Jonny Wilkinson, is broken (again) and his Christmas present from the RFU, Andy Farrell, is currently lost in the post

.  Ed's Assessment of the 30 man England Squad  

Twickenham Tickets up for Grabs!!!!

And those of you who have never been Twickenham, now is your chance  - England vs Samoa Saturday 26th November Tickets still available as I write this on the 8/11/05!   Tickets to the Third and final Investec Challenge are available to purchase. This is your chance to see England play at Twickenham.    Eng v Samoa Tickets 2005 

Action Shot from England v Samoa RWC2003
 Source: Manu Samoa Official Website

Tickets are priced £40 and £50 with juniors at half price. Tickets to the Third and final Investec Challenge are available to purchase here on www.ticketmaster.co.uk or on 0870 902 0000 

 

 

This month Jason Robinson announced his retirement from International Rugby - Patrick pays tribute to our hero.   Unionís most successful convert has called time on a dazzling England career that peaked with a World Cup triumph. Unofficial England Rugby pays tribute to Jason Robinson. Jason Robinson Tribute

 

Unofficial England's Latest Free Competition is launched!

Here at Unofficial England Rugby, we have a copy of Martin Johnson's Autobiography up for grabs in our latest FREE Prediction League competition on our Sportnetwork.net site.   Read all about it here  Free Rugby Competition

The Competition:

The overall result, will be the final accumulated results of all games played in this year's Autumn Internationals covering all teams listed on the fixture list of the Prediction League table.     Starting 5th November - 3rd December 2005.    GOOD LUCK  Enter Competition Here

Last but not least the Schedule for the IRB Sevens Tournament was released - The IRB Sevens Series 2005/6 kicks off once again in Dubai on the 1st and 2nd of December - The best Sevens teams in the world will be competing for the Emirates Airlines Trophy. 

England Dubai 7s Schedule 2005    

 

A reminder of the up and coming Autumn Internationals as well as the fixtures for next year's RBS Six Nations Championship

12/11/05

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England vs Australia Investec Challenge

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19/11/05

2:30 PM

England vs New Zealand Investec Challenge

Sky Sports 1

26/11/05

2:30 PM

England vs Samoa Investec Challenge

Sky Sports 1

England 6n Fixtures 2006

Unofficial England Message Board

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