Dublin (AFP): Ireland beat England 32-18 in the second Six Nations Championship, beating England by an hour. Eddie Jones’ team’s third defeat in a disappointing title defense.
Eighth-seeded winger Keith Earls and eighth-seeded Jack Conan’s unbeaten offer of 22 points helped Ireland end the tournament with their third consecutive victory and what could have happened after the ordeal. Defeats to Wales and France in the first round.
He has dominated all divisions, especially Schroeder, over England, and is expected to finish fifth in the Champions League for the second time in four seasons under Jones.
Until the 64th minute, midfielder Bunty Aki sent Billy Funibola on the head, making the game 26-6. Ben Young made an unstoppable effort for the English but the Irish Sexton scored two penalties.
Ireland ended the game with 13 men after Connor Murray was sent off in the 78th minute, leaving Johnny May to comfort himself a minute later and give England a bright hope.
Irish coach Andy Farrell said: “I’m very happy the players have been here for a while.” “We lost two games and we never wanted to lose.
“The boys always believed in the way they did and always thought they had such a performance.”
England captain Owen Farrell advanced to 500 points in his tournament career with two penalties – only former players Ronan Ogara of Ireland and England’s Johnny Wilkinson – achieved this feat but the eliminated champions did not have much encouragement. The British and Irish Lions’ tour of South Africa is pale.
For the first time since 1976, England lost to all national associations – Wales, Scotland and Ireland – in the tournament.
Jones has always felt that his players respond to his methods.
“Oh, sure, I don’t think that’s the problem. If I think that’s the problem, I will not coach the team, ”Jones said.
“Although I am disappointed in the result, we know where we are going and we will continue to do well. There were a lot of positive things in the game. It was a tough game for us, but we always knew where it was. We are leaving.
Ireland finished second at the end of a five-game campaign but could overtake either Scotland or France in the renewed final on Friday.
Peter O’Malley also received a red card for Ireland for losing to Wales in the first round, but Aki’s card came too late, which did not affect the score – except to ensure that the score did not completely insult England.
Ireland were the best in the picks – Tudge Furlong destroyed substitute Maku Funibola in the first half after conceding three penalties – dominating and aggressive in the rallies as seen in Earls’ attempt in the 22nd minute.
The right winger hit Conan at the back of the defense and went through the defense, scoring the best result before crossing May and heading into the right corner.
In the 37th minute, England overtook Conan, and full-back Hugo Keenan overtook Elliott Daly after a high ball from Sexton to the right corner at the end of the right – to – left swing. Position behind. After Max Malins withdrew before kick-off due to a leg injury.
As the game extends to the left, Jacob Stockdale offers a little play on the wing before running into the back of the Conan case and passing through Streek.
Some optimism returned to the England camp after last weekend’s brutal win against France, but the team failed to try before Aki’s red card, and a series of penalties – from the 14th to the end – was the model for this tournament.
“We need to evaluate where we are going. As I always said, we are going through a transition period in the team, ”Jones said. “It’s almost two years before the World Cup. This will happen.
We’ve had a consistent team for four years, and that’s normal. But after the blackout there will probably be changes in the bureaucracy. ”
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