“Positive Conversations” – Eddie Jones meets with his possible replacement ahead of third Test

England head coach Eddie Jones a has revealed that he met with Crusaders head coach Scott Robertson for a talk ahead of his side’s league decision on Saturday.

The Aussie, who could be replaced by Robertson when he travels in 2023, revealed on TalkSport that he also met with former All Blacks coach Steve Hansen to discuss tactics ahead of his side’s series decision against the Wallabies in Sydney.

Robertson wanted to bring a fresh approach and perspective to the Southern Hemisphere after gaining a reputation as one of the most progressive and intuitive club coaches.

His Crusaders side are known for their attacking ability, having won FOUR consecutive Super Rugby titles and Super Rugby Aotearoa in 2020 and 2022.

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