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All Blacks v England - all you need to know

All Blacks v England - all you need to know

Eddie Jones said this week he pays so little attention when the haka is taking place "they could be playing the Spice Girls and I wouldn't know".

"We do the haka as a challenge but it is more about us connecting as a team".

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen provided a grim description of the freak accident to reporters. So if you have got half of it missing, you can't wipe your eye and it could affect your eyesight long term. We understand our history and who we are really well - it is talked about a lot when you first come in - and you've got to be reasonably stupid if you can't work out this is going to be big. Some people will and won't understand when a collision is big how hard it is.

Former England, Newcastle, Northampton and Toulon centre Tom May runs the rule over Jones' side and picks out three players to keep an eye on this weekend.

England face New Zealand for the first time in four years on Saturday when the All Blacks visit Twickenham.

England World Cup victor Matt Dawson previews England v South Africa, and with the help of IBM Watson has analysed an area he knows well - the scrum halves.

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England's win rate of 18% against the Kiwis is their lowest against any nation they have faced (W7, D1, L32).

Chris Ashton will start on the right wing when England host the All Blacks at Twickenham this Saturday.

The match rugby fans across the world have wanted to see, and it only took four years to make it happen.

Farrell has insisted he will not push the legal boundaries against the All Blacks after his controversial tackle on André Esterhuizen in the dying moments of England's one-point win over South Africa sparked great debate.

England: 15 Elliot Daly, 14 Chris Ashton, 13 Henry Slade, 12 Ben Te'o, 11 Jonny May, 10 Owen Farrell (co-capt), 9 Ben Youngs; 1 Ben Moon, 2 Dylan Hartley (co-capt), 3 Kyle Sinckler, 4 Maro Itoje, 5 George Kruis, 6 Brad Shields, 7 Sam Underhill, 8 Mark Wilson. Reserves: Jamie George, Alec Hepburn, Harry Williams, Charlie Ewels, Courtney Lawes, Danny Care, George Ford, Jack Nowell.

Aaron Smith returns to the starting side, with TJ Perenara pushed back to the bench, while Dane Coles has also been named on the bench.