Premiership clubs to play during RWC?

Date published: August 25 2014


Premiership Rugby has threatened to continue with their league programme during next year’s World Cup unless a deal can be reached with the RFU.

Tensions have been running high between Premiership Rugby and the RFU in recent months.

Premiership Rugby are upset after the RFU failed to consult them over the bid for the World Cup.

They are now seeking a compensation deal of