"Most important player" - Lawrence Dallaglio's 5 England rugby stars to watch - Ruck

“Most important player” – Lawrence Dallaglio’s 5 England rugby stars to watch

The 2023 Rugby World Cup, the tenth edition of the tournament, will be held in France with the hosts kicking the tournament off against the All Blacks.

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England are not among the favourites at the global showpiece event after a tough year so far under head coach Steve Borthwick.

Here are five England players to watch out for, described by legendary number 8 Lawrence Dallaglio for the Evening Standard.

#1. George Ford

He wrote: “England’s most important player, given Owen Farrell’s two-match ban. No shortage of footballing ability, his job will be to implement the gameplan to pick off both Argentina and Japan. A massive selection and Borthwick will be delighted he picked him, given how things have since panned out. Tactically astute and able to run a backline with coolness and calm.”