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UPDATE: Four men to appear in court over Eddie Jones abuse

Four men have been summoned to appear before Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court for verbally abusing England head coach Eddie Jones on February 25.

The incident at Manchester Oxford Road station occurred the morning after England had been beaten 25-13 by Scotland at Murrayfield.



Jones travelled alone by train via standard class from Edinburgh to Manchester to be a guest of Sir Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford.

The four men, a 22-year-old man, a 25-year-old man and a 23-year-old man, who are all from Edinburgh, and a 25-year-old man from South Queensferry, were reported for a Section 5 offence under the Public Order Act. They will appear before magistrates on May 16.

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