An England football team of rugby players capable of bringing the World Cup home

Ahead of England’s clash with Colombia tonight, the RUCK team has put their heads together to create a football side of rugby players that would without a doubt bring the World Cup home…

Or maybe not…

Take a look at our selection below:

Goalkeeper: Mike Brown

His safe hands under the high ball would make him the perfect man to come and collect crosses.

Right-back: Jack Nowell 

Steely, speedy and calm on the ball.

Centre-back: Joe Launchbury (Captain)

Physically imposing and more than capable of marshalling a well-organised defence.

Centre-back: Courtney Lawes

The position where you need a defender who can tackle HARD. Nuff said.

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Left-back: Tom Curry

His defensive qualities would allow Jonny May to roam forward and attack.

Right-wing: Owen Farrell 

We needed him on the pitch to take the set pieces. The David Beckham of our team.