England vs. Japan: Rugby World Cup Clash Set for Sunday

England aims to solidify their impressive victory over Argentina as they face off against Japan in the Rugby World Cup. The clash in Nice could be crucial for England’s quarter-final aspirations, while Japan, known for their upsets, aims to make their mark once again.

Date, Kick-off Time, and Venue

  • Date: Sunday, September 17, 2023
  • Kick-off Time: 8:00 PM BST
  • Venue: Stade de Nice

Where to Watch England vs Japan

  • TV Channel: In the UK, watch the game live on ITV1, starting at 7:15 PM.
  • Live Stream: Catch the action on the ITV website and ITVX app via free live streaming.

England vs Japan Team News

  • Tom Curry’s suspension leaves room for Ben Earl at flanker, with Billy Vunipola at No8.
  • Captain Owen Farrell serves his two-game ban.
  • Jack Willis and Henry Arundell are contenders for starting roles.

Japan’s Lineup

  • Japan’s head coach Jamie Joseph is yet to announce the lineup.

Referee and Prediction

  • Georgian official Nika Amashukeli referees the match.
  • England is favored to win with a bonus point, given their strong recent form.

Head-to-Head History

  • England has a clear lead in past encounters, with 3 wins to Japan’s 0.

Latest Odds

  • England: 1/20
  • Japan: 11/1
  • Draw: 50/1

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