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GALLERY: England hero takes England kicking practice ahead of Autumn Internationals

Owen Farrell and George Ford were among the England’s backs to take advice from one of the all-time greats ahead of their upcoming Autumn Internationals.

Former Newcastle, England and Lions fly-half Jonny Wilkinson currently splits his time between working in the media and coaching,

And this morning, the country’s 2003 World Cup hero and all-time record points scorer, oversaw kicking practice at England’s Pennyhill Park base.

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The 38-year-old scored 1179 points during his glittering but injury-affected international career.

Current kicker Farrell is second in the all-time list, more than 550 points behind his coach on 603.

England kicks off their Autumn Internationals against Argentina this Saturday before taking on Australia and Samoa as they continue to prepare for the 2019 World Cup in Japan.

RUCK POLL

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