Entire England Rugby World Cup squad ranked from ‘Elite’ to ‘overrated’ - Ruck

Entire England Rugby World Cup squad ranked from ‘Elite’ to ‘overrated’

England’s players including Maro Itoje and Owen Farrell have been ranked from ‘elite’ to ‘overrated’ by a rugby fan.

They’ve ranked the entire World Cup squad from ‘elite’ to ‘overrated’. Other categories include ‘solid’, ‘rising star’ and ‘underrated.’

The fan wrote: “World Cup fast approaching, my take on Steve Borthwick’s squad” before sharing his opinion on the entire squad.

Let’s take a look at what he went for…


Ellis Genge (Bristol Bears)

Maro Itoje (Saracens)

A frustrated Maro Itoje of England during the Guinness Six Nations match between England and France at Twickenham Stadium, Twickenham, London on Saturday 11th March 2023 | Photo: James Fearn/PPAUK.

Courtney Lawes (Northampton Saints)

Jack Willis (Montpellier)

Tom Curry (Sale Sharks)

George Ford (Sale Sharks)

Owen Farrell (Saracens)

Owen Farrell, Captain of England during the Six Nations Match between England and Italy at Twickenham, London on 12 Feb 2023 (Photo: Tom Sandberg/PPAUK)

Manu Tuilagi (Sale Sharks)

Freddie Steward (Leicester Tigers)