England’s Eddie Jones self-isolating after coach checks constructive for COVID-19
Matt Proudfoot, England’s forwards coach, is asymptomatic however has returned a constructive check.
In step with authorities pointers, as Jones and assault coach Simon Amor have been in shut contact with Proudfoot, they have to self-isolate for 10 days.
The information means England shall be with out their head coach for the primary day of their pre-Six Nations coaching camp subsequent week.
The squad is introduced on Friday January 22, whereas the staff meets Jan. 27 at St George’s Park. Jones, Amor and Proudfoot will then be a part of the group on Jan. 28.
With England expertise coach Jason Ryles nonetheless in Australia, Jones has added Jersey assistant coach Ed Robinson to his backroom workers for the Six Nations.
“We’re wanting ahead to welcoming Ed to our teaching workers for the match and we would wish to thank Jersey Reds for his or her cooperation and help in making it occur,” Jones stated in an announcement.
“He is a gifted younger coach and can work to assist the gamers enhance. “We perceive and help Jason’s determination and predict that he shall be again with us this summer time.”
England begin their Six Nations marketing campaign at Twickenham towards Scotland on February.