England call for Kvesic, Beaumont

Date published: February 8 2016

Matt Kvesic and Josh Beaumont have been added to England's 25-man training squad ahead of Sunday's Six Nations game against Italy.

The pair were initially included in Eddie Jones' 33-man Elite Player Squad before being released back to their clubs. 

Beaumont scored the only try of the game as Sale Sharks ended Leicester's unbeaten home run at the weekend, while flanker Kvesic was part of the Gloucester side that defeated Bath on Friday.

England opened their Six Nations campaign with victory over Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday.

The following 27 players will train with England this week:

Forwards: Dan Cole (Leicester Tigers), Jack Clifford (Harlequins), Jamie George (Saracens), Dylan Hartley (Northampton Saints), James Haskell (Wasps), Paul Hill (Northampton Saints), George Kruis (Saracens), Joe Launchbury (Wasps), Courtney Lawes (Northampton Saints), Joe Marler (Harlequins), Chris Robshaw (Harlequins), Billy Vunipola (Saracens), Mako Vunipola (Saracens), Maro Itoje (Saracens), Matt Kvesic (Gloucester), Josh Beaumont (Sale Sharks), 

Backs: Mike Brown (Harlequins), Danny Care (Harlequins), Ollie Devoto (Bath), Owen Farrell (Saracens), George Ford (Bath), Alex Goode (Saracens), Jonathan Joseph (Bath), Jack Nowell (Exeter Chiefs), Anthony Watson (Bath), Ben Youngs (Leicester Tigers), Elliot Daly (Wasps).