England boss Eddie Jones could potentially lose a few players to possible selection after they were linked with moves overseas.
Players who are out of contract with their current clubs this summer, from the 1st January, can begin negotiating with potential future employers.
Here are five players who have been linked with shock moves abroad in 2021:
#1. Nathan Earle (Perpignan)
A report from The Rugby Paper suggests they want the Harlequins winger, who is out of contract at Twickenham Stoop at the end of the season. The Pro D2 champions want Earle, a Premiership and European Cup double winner with Saracens, to strengthen their squad before returning to the Top 14