England rugby team plans tour after RWC

UK-Japan News February 2018

In 2020, the English rugby team will embark on their first tour of Japan, The Times reported on 29 January.

The tour will comprise two tests and represents the first time England will have visited a tier-two nation under the new touring rotation arrangement. Previously, they would have been expecting to head for New Zealand.

England have only played Japan once before, at a 1987 World Cup match in Australia.