England head coach Eddie Jones has named the five players who he believes would demand a place in his dream team of players managed.
Looking back through the archives, the 61-year-old saves his praise for only the players he truly admires.
Using several interviews with various sources from down the years, we’ve formed Eddie Jones dream team of the players based on the players he bestowed with the most acclaim.
DID YOU KNOW? Eddie Jones made three appearances for Leicester Tigers during the 1991/92 season in England.
EDDIE JONES: FIVE BEST PLAYERS COACHED
#1. George Smith
- Position: Flanker
- Major teams: Australia
- Caps: 111
Jones said: “If I had to pick out three players who improved consistently throughout their Test careers, the first name would be easy. George Smith went onto become a world-class player.”