The ‘Bomb Squad’ constitute a tricky take a look at for England and the sector champions shall be decided to make a commentary after securing a much-needed victory over Italy final week, finishing a two-game shedding streak with the agonising losses to France and Eire.
There’s stress between the coaches too, with Jones showing to aim a shot at his counterpart Rassie Erasmus, who will whole a ban after a chain of sarcastic tweets criticising officers.
Right here’s the whole thing you want to understand in regards to the sport at Twickenham.
When is England vs South Africa?
The fit will kick off at 5.30pm GMT on Saturday 26 November at Twickenham in London.
How can I watch it?
Like the entire 2022 autumn internationals, the fit shall be proven survive Amazon High Video, which may also be accessed throughout a variety of virtual gadgets. Should you’re no longer an Amazon High Video subscriber get started a free 30-day trial here.
What’s the group information?
England have dropped Jack Willis for his or her ultimate fit of the fall in opposition to South Africa on Saturday with the intention to spice up their line-out choices.
Prop Mako Vunipola and hooker Jamie George have changed Ellis Genge and Luke Cowan-Dickie in anticipation of the Springboks’ forward-led attack.
Wing Tommy Freeman makes his first look because the July excursion to Australia on the expense of Jack Nowell and Alex Coles is available in for Sam Simmonds at blindside flanker.
Eddie Jones has retained the half-back partnership of Jack van Poortvliet and Marcus Smith with Owen Farrell proceeding at inside of centre. And Manu Tuilagi wins his fiftieth cap having made his debut in opposition to Wales in 2011.
Eben Etzebeth returns to the beginning XV and can spouse his old-fashioned teammate Marvin Orie at lock, whilst Jese Kriel is again at out of doors centre along Damian de Allende.
Makazole Mapimpi has been decided on within the position of Cheslin Kolbe, who isn’t to be had, with the remainder of the again 3 that includes fellow wing Kurt-Lee Arendse and Willie le Roux at fullback. Flyhalf Damian Willemse and scrumhalf Faf de Klerk proceed their budding partnership.
Evan Roos will get started at quantity 8 with Jasper Wiese additionally out of the combination, and he’ll pack down in the back of the scrum with Franco Mostert and captain Siya Kolisi. The entrance row incorporates props Frans Malherbe and Ox Nche both sides of hooker Bongi Mbonambi.
Except Kolbe and Wiese, different gamers unavailable for variety are centre Andre Esterhuizen, scrumhalf Cobus Reinach and prop Vincent Koch, whilst flanker Pieter-Steph du Toit is suspended.
England XV: F Steward (Leicester Tigers); T Freeman (Northampton Saints), M Tuilagi (Sale Sharks), O Farrell (Saracens, capt), J Would possibly (Gloucester Rugby); M Smith (Harlequins), J van Poortvliet (Leicester Tigers); M Vunipola (Saracens), J George (Saracens), Ok Sinckler (Bristol Bears), M Itoje (Saracens), J Hill (Sale Sharks), A Coles (Northampton Saints), T Curry (Sale Sharks), B Vunipola (Saracens)
Replacements: L Cowan-Dickie (Exeter Chiefs), E Genge (Bristol Bears), W Stuart (Bathtub Rugby), D Ribbans (Northampton Saints), S Simmonds (Exeter Chiefs), B Youngs (Leicester Tigers), H Slade (Exeter Chiefs), J Nowell (Exeter Chiefs)
SouthAfrica XV: Willie le Roux, Kurt-Lee Arendse, Jesse Kriel, Damian de Allende, Makazole Mapimpi, Damian Willemse, Faf de Klerk; Evan Roos, Franco Mostert, Siya Kolisi (captain), Marvin Orie, Eben Etzebeth, Frans Malherbe, Bongi Mbonambi, Ox Nche
Replacements: Malcolm Marx, Steven Kitshoff, Thomas du Toit, Marco van Staden, Kwagga Smith, Jaden Hendrikse, Manie Libbok, Canan Moodie.
South Africa: 11/8