Scott Wisemantel has departed from his role as England attack coach, the RFU confirmed today. William Brian Ashton MBE (born 3 September 1946) is an English rugby union coach and former player.
Eddie Jones has lost the coach who led England’s attack at the Rugby World Cup, with Scott Wisemantel set to join his native Australia..
Former England coach Scott Wisemantel was confirmed as the new Wallabies attack coach among Dave Rennie’s backroom staff on Thursday when Rugby … Simon Amor, the highly respected England Sevens coach, is expected to be appointed as the new attack coach in Eddie Jones’s backroom team for the start of the Six Nations Championship.
Eddie Jones has confirmed attack coach Scott Wisemantel has left his England backroom staff. Attack coach Scott Wisemantel has left his role with England, leaving boss Eddie Jones with another position to fill before the Six Nations. William Brian Ashton MBE (born 3 September 1946) is an English rugby union coach and former player. Ireland’s new attack coach Mike Catt, who played in the 2003 World Cup win, will also have an influence. Amor will take on the role as attack coach, leaving his position as head of the England Sevens men’s and women’s programme to join the England senior team coaching staff.
England boss Eddie Jones will appoint a new attack coach before the Six Nations Championship in February, after Scott Wisemantel yesterday quit the role he had held since the middle of 2018. Who is the new England attack coach?Scott Wisemantel, 48, played rugby league in the NRL for Parramatta Eels and at fly half in union for Eastwood, the Sydney club, before retiring in 1999, when he Australian Scott Wisemantel, who was England's attack coach at the Rugby World Cup, has decided to move on after his contract expired and looks set to join Dave Rennie's staff at the Wallabies. The nominees for the World Rugby Team and Coach of the Year 2019 accolades have been revealed with Rugby World Cup 2019 hosts Japan and their coach Jamie Joseph joined by the four semi-finalists in England, South Africa, Wales and New Zealand on the shortlists.
Amor was widely expected to replace Scott Wisemantel, who departed after the World Cup to become Australia's attack coach. Head coach Eddie Jones says he is open to bringing in an another coach to help with England's stuttering attack. He has been head coach of the England and Ireland national teams.
England will assemble at Pennyhill Park on Wednesday and travel to Portugal on Thursday ahead of their first match against France in Paris on Sunday 2nd February.