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England coach Eddie Jones says the squad were shocked by the speed of the Barbarians’ play at the beginning of their 63-45 defeat.
The Barbarians won a thriller against England at Twickenham on Sunday, scoring nine tries in a 63-45 victory to lift the Quilter Cup.
England coach Eddie Jones has named his team to play the Barbarians for the Quilter Cup at Twickenham, with Elliot Daly starting at full-back.
Retiring flanker Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe has been given the honour of captaining the Barbarians against England on Sunday.
The Barbarians have added Scotland fly-half Finn Russell, World Cup winning centre Malakai Fekitoa and Fiji’s Josh Matavesi to their squad.
Eddie Jones has called up 35 players to prepare for England’s Quilter Cup match against the Barbarians on Sunday at Twickenham.
Toulon’s Chris Ashton will get the chance to face England for the first time when he lines up for the Barbarians at Twickenham next Sunday.