Another busy day in the rugby union game as we publish Loose Pass plus there’s a boost for England boss Eddie Jones.
What’s on the site
Elsewhere, England head coach Jones has been backed by the Rugby Football Union to continue in his job, despite that dismal Six Nations Championship.
What’s in the news
Meanwhile, PRO14 side Edinburgh have announced the signing of huge second-row Pierce Phillips, who will arrive from Top 14 outfit Agen in the summer.
What’s on social media
With all the noise in sport currently centred around the Super League in football, Eggchasers Podcast have done a funny voiceover for rugby of Gary Neville.
Gary Neville breaks his silence on the potential of a ring-fenced Premiership in English club rugby: pic.twitter.com/42GqNDRnON
— Eggchasers Podcast (@RugbyPodcast) April 20, 2021
What’s on TV
The Premiership continues this weekend and kicks off on Friday with a massive showdown between Bristol Bears and Exeter Chiefs, live on BT Sport. There’s also the first round of the PRO14 Rainbow Cup, which begins on Friday and is shown on Premier Sports.
There is Super Rugby Aotearoa and Super Rugby AU too as they both approach their business end. The latter is streamed live on the World Rugby website.