England boss Eddie Jones issues grovelling apology after branding Ireland ‘scummy’ and Wales ‘little s*** place’

SHAMED Eddie Jones was pressured to difficulty a grovelling apology after insulting Ireland and Wales with surprising “scummy” and “s***” jibes.

England’s rugby boss was filmed offending his Six Nations rivals at a Tokyo occasion for a sister firm of Pink Rose sponsors Mitsubishi.

 Eddie Jones has apologised for comments made about Ireland and Wales

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Eddie Jones has apologised for feedback made about Ireland and Wales

Jones, fifty eight, stated: “We’ve solely misplaced one Check to the scummy Irish. I’m nonetheless soiled about that recreation, however we’ll get ‘em again, don’t fear.”

And he didn’t cease there throughout his enterprise speak on management.

He recalled a narrative about Japan’s youth workforce being hammered by Wales, including: “Wales! Who is aware of Wales? Wales is that this little s*** place that has obtained three million individuals.”

The astonishing video emerged yesterday — simply three days earlier than the Six Nations Twickenham conflict with Ireland.

 Jones was caught on film calling Ireland 'scummy' in a video from last year

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Jones was caught on movie calling Ireland 'scummy' in a video from final yr

It prompted Jones to concern a humiliating apology, whereas the pink-confronted RFU promised to put in writing to each the Irish and Welsh Rugby Unions to precise their deepest remorse.

They will even make an apology in individual once they face Joe Schmidt’s aspect on Saturday and hand over their Six Nations trophy to this season’s champs.

World Rugby and Six Nations bosses may additionally take motion in the event that they determine Jones — who solely signed an England contract extension till 2021 two months in the past — has introduced the sport into disrepute.

Jones stated: “I apologise unreservedly for any offence brought about. No excuses, I shouldn’t have stated what I did. I’m very sorry.”

 Jones also referred to Wales as a 'little s*** place'

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Jones additionally referred to Wales as a 'little s*** place'

The speech was given eight months in the past for Japanese truck firm Fuso.

A Twickenham spokeswoman added: “Eddie has apologised for his inappropriate remarks and the RFU can also be very sorry for any offence induced and will apologise to the IRFU and WRU.”

In the meantime, England have denied any flawed-doing after inviting referee’s  assistant Marius van der Westhuizen to take cost of Tuesday’s coaching session.

The South African whistler will controversially be certainly one of Angus Gardner’s contact judges at Twickenham on Saturday.

 Jones' England are sure to face the wrath of Ireland when they visit Twickenham this weekend

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Jones' England are positive to face the wrath of Ireland once they go to Twickenham this weekend

Now he finds himself in the midst of a battle-of-curiosity storm earlier than the Ireland recreation.

However boss Jones claims he requested Van der Westhuizen to go to Pennyhill Park earlier than he was even named as an official for the sport.

England defence coach Paul Gustard stated: “It had been lengthy within the pipeline. We have now had him in. We’ve got had [New Zealand ref] Glenn Jackson in a few occasions.

“It’s all a part of our studying. It’s all a part of understanding totally different referees. How they see issues is necessary for our squad’s progress.”

SHAMED Eddie Jones was pressured to difficulty a grovelling apology after insulting Ireland and Wales with surprising “scummy” and “s***” jibes.

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