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Six Nations 2013: Manu Tuilagi vs Mathieu Bastareaud

When Tuilagi clashes with opposing centre Bastareaud… the noise will be heard from space

By
Chris Foy

PUBLISHED:

22:19 GMT, 18 February 2013

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UPDATED:

06:05 GMT, 19 February 2013

As Stuart Lancaster's England prepare to face off against France in the RBS Six Nations match this weekend, Sportsmail examines one of the key clashes to look out for at Twickenham.

England centre Manu Tuilagi has a contrasting style to his opposite number Mathieu Bastareaud, but the fact that both of these magnificent players relishes the rough and tumble makes this a clash of the titans.

Battering ram: Manu Tuilagi

Clash of the titans: Mathieu Bastareaud

Clash of the titans: Mathieu Bastareaud (right) and Manu Tuilagi (left) are set to go head-to-head

Manu Tuilagi

Story: Born in the village of Fatausi-Fogapoa, but bred in the Leicester Tigers academy. Was forced to play with older kids for fear of injuring those his age.

They just weren't big enough.

Style: Brings the beaches of Samoa to west London. Seeks contact like a homing missile and relishes physicality.

If there is an easy way round he will find a way through. Most dangerous when smiling.

Danger man: Tuilagi relishes the physical battles in the centre of the field

Danger man: Tuilagi relishes the physical battles in the centre of the field

Head to head

Weakness : Reputation for indiscipline in defence. Not the world's slickest passer. Refuses to roll up his socks.

Controversy: The fifth and final act of England's World Cup meltdown came when Tuilagi decided to jump off a ferry in Auckland after a day out 'celebrating' with the boys.

Mathieu Bastareaud

Story: Born into a football family but quickly became the star of the youth academy at French third division side SU Massy.

Style: Fleet-footed step and change of pace belies his massive frame and many chins. Capable of enormous defensive hits and more mobile than he should be.

Weakness : Would be a front-row prop in any other era so fades in the final minutes and his defence on his outside foot can be exploited.

In the mix: Bastareaud powers through his France team-mates during training

In the mix: Bastareaud powers through his France team-mates during training

Controversy: Caused a diplomatic incident in 2009 when he claimed he was assaulted by five men in Wellington, forcing the Prime Minister to apologise.

It turned out he was drunk in his hotel room and injured his face when he fell over.

Sean O"Driscoll named as new Bristol City manager

O'Driscoll replaces McInnes as Bristol City boss after snubbing Championship rivals Blackpool

By
John Edwards

PUBLISHED:

10:17 GMT, 14 January 2013

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UPDATED:

19:04 GMT, 14 January 2013

Sean O’Driscoll has been confirmed as manager of Bristol City after choosing them ahead of fellow Championship club Blackpool.

The former Nottingham Forest manager, who turned down Barnsley because he felt the job was not right for him, was ready to succeed Michael Appleton at Bloomfield Road.

But a late sales pitch from the Bristol City board has steered him towards Ashton Gate in a shock development that should be confirmed in the next day.

Checking in: Bristol City have named Sean O'Driscoll as head coach on a rolling 12 month contract

Checking in: Bristol City have named Sean O'Driscoll as head coach on a rolling 12 month contract

Derek McInnes was sacked in the wake of Saturday’s 4-0 home defeat by Leicester and City moved swiftly, after earmarking O’Driscoll but sensing he was about to accept Blackpool’s offer.

O’Driscoll, 55, harshly sacked by Forest earlier this season, was won over after being assured by Ashton Gate chiefs that he could do the job on his terms, even if the likely scenario of relegation to League One becomes a reality.

O'Driscoll said: 'Sometimes you have to go with your gut instinct. It just feels right.

'I think it needs a concerted effort from everyone (to stay up) and I'll get all the credit or blame, but everyone needs to be moving in the same direction.

'We need to hit the ground running and in this topsy-turvy Championship, anything is possible.

'If
we put a run together we can soon be in a different position in the
league. Everyone I have spoken to is confident we have the ability in
the squad to achieve that.

'I like the way the club is being developed. This has always been a well-run football club and that is never going to change.'

Looking down: Derek McInnes was sacked following a 4-0 defeat by Leicester

Looking down: Derek McInnes was sacked following a 4-0 defeat by Leicester

He continued: 'I know most of the players from playing against them or seeing them play so I have an opinion of the players as they will have an opinion of me.

'But what is most important in football is the character of the team and I don't know that. I have got to create a little bit of trust quickly.

'My message to the players will be “show me what you can do.” That doesn't always mean how many goals, how many times you can keep the ball up or how clever you can be. It is more the attitude you show when things don't go your way.

'This is a great opportunity for the players to show me when it hasn't gone their way that they are up for the fight. We've got to do it together.'

John Lansdown, the Robins' football managing director, added: 'Sean has got a really good record at clubs and a record of being there for the long term and we appointed Sean because we believe he has the ability to keep us up this season.

'We are looking forward to working with him for a long time.'

Bristol City sack Derek McInnes after losing 4-0 to Leicester

Championship basement side Bristol City sack boss McInnes after losing 4-0 to Leicester

By
Lee Bryan

PUBLISHED:

19:43 GMT, 12 January 2013

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UPDATED:

20:02 GMT, 12 January 2013

Bristol City manager Derek McInnes has been relieved of his duties.
The Robins slumped to the foot of the npower Championship table following the 4-0 home defeat to Leicester.

Director Jon Lansdown said in a statement: 'This is a decision we felt we had to make for the good of the football club.

The end of an era: Bristol City sacked Derek McInnes

The end of an era: Bristol City sacked Derek McInnes

'Derek has been a pleasure to work with; he's disappointed but he understands the decision.

'We want to give ourselves the best possible chance of getting out of the situation we are currently in and we've got 20 games to do that.'

The 41-year-old left Kilmarnock to take the Robins job in October 2011 and kept them in the Championship during his first season in charge.

On target: Chris Wood came back to haunt his former club with a hat-trick

On target: Chris Wood came back to haunt his former club with a hat-trick

But the Ashton Gate outfit have struggled this term, winning just six out of 26 league matches as well as being dumped out in the first round of the League Cup and third round of the FA Cup.

The heavy loss inflicted by Leicester proved to be the final straw, with McInnes dismissed after losing 31 of his 62 games in charge.

Assistant manager Tony Docherty has been asked to take training on Monday and the club will hold a press conference on the same day.

Billy Vunipola set to sign new Wasps deal

EXCLUSIVE: Forward thinking to keep Billy at Wasps until 2015

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UPDATED:

22:29 GMT, 31 December 2012

Wasps are on the verge of retaining one of the brightest emerging talents in English rugby, Billy Vunipola.

The marauding Anglo-Tongan No 8 has been in sensational form for the revitalised Wasps this season but his contract expires in June, drawing intense speculation about his future plans.

Vunipola has been linked with Saracens, where older brother Mako — who made his England debut against Fiji at the start of the recent autumn series — plays.

On the run: Billy Vunipola looks set to sign a new deal at Wasps

On the run: Billy Vunipola looks set to sign a new deal at Wasps

Leicester have also reportedly expressed an interest in the 20-year-old ball-carrier, who was born in Sydney but has represented England at Under 18 and Under 20 level.

He grew up in Wales then Bristol, before attending Harrow school, and signed for Wasps in the hope of emulating club icon Lawrence Dallaglio.

This has been his breakthrough season, with 13 starts and 15 appearances as a 20st force of nature at the base of the scrum.

Going nowhere: Vunipola has been in impressive form for Wasps this season

Going nowhere: Vunipola has been in impressive form for Wasps this season

Dai Young, Wasps’ director of rugby, has repeatedly expressed his determination to keep hold of a player he feels is destined for senior England recognition in the near future.

Now it appears his wishes have been answered as Sportsmail understands Vunipola has reached agreement with the club about staying and is set to sign a new deal this week.

It would be a major coup for Wasps, and the development follows the decision in November by England lock sensation Joe Launchbury to commit to the club until June 2015. Young is developing a top squad on a core of great young, homegrown talent.

Chris Wood will sign for Leicester for 1.5m

Foxes snare 1.5m West Brom hitman Wood to aid promotion push

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UPDATED:

17:10 GMT, 27 December 2012

Leicester have won the battle to sign Chris Wood after
agreeing a 1.5million deal with West Brom for the free-scoring New Zealand
striker.

Wood has been in prolific form during a loan spell with
Millwall, who were anxious to turn his temporary stay into a permanent transfer and were competing with Leicester, Huddersfield and several other
clubs for his signature.

But the 21-year old has opted for Championship promotion
chasers Leicester and will be confirmed as a Foxes’ player shortly.

Goal machine: Chris Wood has been in fine fettle for Milwall

Goal machine: Chris Wood has been in fine fettle for Milwall

Leicester manager Nigel Pearson bemoaned his side’s lack of
a cutting edge after seeing them follow a 1-0 home defeat by Cardiff with a
goalless draw at Hull on Boxing Day.

He was adamant that the addition of more firepower could
prove vital to their promotion prospects and admitted he was hopeful of a
transfer breakthrough in the next few days.

Though he played down speculation
that he was closing in on Wood, the burly West Brom target man was always his
main priority and is now heading to the East Midlands to bolster Leicester’s
promotion push.

The Championship: Guide to promotion battle and relegation scrap

A league of their own: The Championship is as thrilling as the top flight… and here's why

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UPDATED:

22:00 GMT, 25 December 2012

The Barclays Premier League may be seen by many as the best in the world but as tens of thousands of people will testify on Boxing day, there is plenty of life outside the top flight. Stadiums will be packed throughout the country in the Football League, too, with all 72 teams still having plenty to fight for.

The Championship, in particular, is chaotic, with bottom-of-the-table Peterborough recently winning at leaders Cardiff. Here, Neil Moxley takes us through the scrap for promotion and the battle to survive ahead of Wednesday's bonanza.

Thriller: Wilfried Zaha is just one of many players who light up the Championship

Thriller: Wilfried Zaha is just one of many players who light up the Championship

THE BATTLE FOR THE TOP TWO

FIVE YOUNG STARS TO WATCH

Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace)
Widely tipped for a January transfer, the winger has pace, can play on either flank and is capable of turning defence into attack in the blink of an eye. Catch him while you can in the Championship, as the Palace flier is destined for greater glories.

Danny Drinkwater (Leicester City)
A product of Manchester United’s Academy. The midfielder struggled to settle last season but has established himself as the driving force in Leicester’s engine-room.

Will Hughes (Derby County)
It did not take long for the Premier League’s big guns to start sniffing around this 17 year-old once Nigel Clough promoted him to the first team. Manchester City, Arsenal and Liverpool are keeping close tabs on the midfielder who has since been promoted to England’s Under 21 side.

James Chester (Hull City)
Another Manchester United old boy who is flourishing under Steve Bruce’s tutorship at the KC Stadium. The centre half is another who should step up into the big league next term, irrespective of whether Hull are promoted.

Charlie Austin (Burnley)
The 23-year-old forward broke a club record when he claimed his 20th goal of the season on his 17th appearance last month. His ratio is better than one in two. The Premier League is on red alert.

Last season, Southampton were promoted on the back of a tremendous home record.

And if one team are following that formula, it’s Cardiff City. The change of their traditional colour from blue to red heralded a phenomenal run of form, as Malky Mackay’s side clocked up 10 wins on the spin.

With Craig Bellamy to call upon, Peter Whittingham in midfield and Mark Hudson at the back, the spine of Cardiff’s side is solid.

But what has proved their undoing in seasons past is the strength of their squad. When injuries have bitten, they have bitten hard.

With 10 points separating the top seven sides, none those clubs can be considering automatic promotion with any great confidence.

Crystal Palace will suffer if Wilfried Zaha moves on, though Ian Holloway is already backing himself to plug that considerable gap. Kenny Jackett has performed wonders at the New Den but his Millwall squad too may be short on quality.

Of the rest, Middlesbrough need Jonathan Woodgate to declare his fitness more often than not. The Teessiders look a different proposition with him shoring up their backline.

The other dark horses are Steve Bruce’s Hull City. The Manchester United double-winner has twice tasted promotion at this level with Birmingham City and knows exactly what this race entails.

But what should tip the balance in the coming months is the ability to add numbers. And Leicester City, who already boast one of the biggest wage bills in the league, are well positioned to add further.

Prediction: Cardiff City and Leicester City to be promoted automatically.

Going up: Leicester City's Anthony Knockaert (right) and Cardiff City's Peter Whittingham

Going up: Leicester City's Anthony Knockaert (right) and Cardiff City's Peter Whittingham

BATTLE FOR THE PLAY-OFFS

It would take a brave — or foolish — man to predict this, but here goes.

Only nine points separate Leicester in fifth and Charlton in 18th. Over the course of half-a-season, that tally could be made up inside little more than a week.

Of the top seven, Millwall have enjoyed an incredible run and will need a dose of good fortune if they are to keep their squad intact and finish in the play-offs, particularly if someone takes a gamble on highly-rated midfielder Liam Trotter.

The romantics may like to see Gianfranco Zola’s return to the big time with Watford. The takeover by the Pozzo family raised a few eyebrows but the genial Italian has pushed the Hornets into contention.

Over at the City Ground, Sean O’Driscoll has a distinct footballing philosophy. Whether Nottingham Forest’s Kuwaiti owners allow him to put into practice that which served him so well at Doncaster is another matter. They are another club that could spend big come the turn of the year.

In Brighton, the myth that Gus Poyet plays devil-may-care football is betrayed by his team’s defensive record. Only Leicester have conceded fewer goals. They are likely to be in with a shout.

Of the rest, would it be wise to bet against Neil Warnock achieving his eighth promotion with Leeds United now their takeover has been confirmed

If any club can generate a head of steam, it is the Yorkshire side.

Prediction: Crystal Palace, Nottingham Forest, Middlesbrough and Leeds.

Play-off potential: Can Lee Peltier of Leeds (right) skipper the side up to the Premier League

Play-off potential: Can Lee Peltier of Leeds (right) skipper the side up to the Premier League

THE BATTLE TO SURVIVE

Given Dave Jones’s excellent pedigree, it is surprising to see Sheffield Wednesday struggling. The Owls have conceded two goals per game at Hillsborough, and the man who ended Wolves’ 19-year wait for Premier League football will know that statistic has to change.

Likewise, Keith Hill at Barnsley has a problem on his own turf. His issue is finding the net, a paltry eight goals at Oakwell being a startling statistic.

Bristol City’s squad has some decent individuals at this level. But there are not enough of them.

And Peterborough, who put four players on the transfer-list last month following a late-night town centre fracas, will be lucky to survive if they replicate last season’s form, which saw them win only four matches from the turn of the year to the end of the campaign.

Prediction: Peterborough, Bristol City and Barnsley relegated.

Danger of the drop: Peterborough must do better than last season after the turn of the year

Danger of the drop: Peterborough must do better than last season after the turn of the year

League One

The top of the table is dominated by managers who were once strikers. Ronnie Moore, Uwe Rosler and Dean Saunders knew where the net was as players.

They are halfway to meeting their goal as bosses this season, too. Sheffield United’s Danny Wilson breaks up this glut of forward-looking managers in a division just as tight as the Championship.

The top 11 are separated by only nine points. In second place is that cagey old-timer Moore with Tranmere Rovers, the season’s surprise package, having set the pace for most of the season.

Rosler has reached the third round of the FA Cup with Brentford. Saunders has done well to lift Doncaster out of their post-relegation gloom and they are well placed for a tilt, as are MK Dons who must hope Karl Robinson can deliver what he has promised for so long after play-off semi-final defeat to Huddersfield.

The division’s top scorer, however, is David McGoldrick. Signing the forward permanently remains new Coventry boss Mark Robins’ priority. With Nottingham Forest poised to spend in the New Year, it would be a perfect present for the division’s in-form side.

While Coventry have improved, what of Portsmouth who suffered relegation alongside them last season

Manager Michael Appleton has left for Blackpool and the 2008 FA Cup winners are facing the prospect of ending a depressing 12 months in the relegation zone.

At least Pompey have a chance of surviving. It would take a miracle if Hartlepool, with just nine points, escape the bottom.

On the hop: Michael Appleton left strugglers Portsmouth for Blackpool

On the hop: Michael Appleton left strugglers Portsmouth for Blackpool

Going Dutch: Barnet have the undoubted star of League Two fighting their corner

Going Dutch: Barnet have the undoubted star of League Two fighting their corner

League Two

There was a time when Martin Allen revelled in the nickname ‘Mad Dog.’ Perhaps if he can extend Gillingham’s fine start over the second half, his managerial credentials will be taken far more seriously.

Gillingham lead the way from Port Vale, who have put their money worries behind them after a takeover last month. Nineteen goals from Tom Pope have helped, too.

Micky Adams has managed in all four divisions of English football, though he failed in the job he most coveted, in Sheffield with his beloved Blades, but home appears to be in the Potteries.

Another frontrunner, and another good guy, is Paul Sturrock, in charge at Southend. Phil Parkinson has got Bradford moving upwards, as Arsenal found out. Of the rest, it would be hard to claim Steve Evans would court as much goodwill.

But he can point to a sterling job with Crawley and promising start with Rotherham. The table always makes sorry reading for those clubs staring into the abyss of non-league football.

Edgar Davids’ playing pedigree is without question but the north Londoners have only just moved off the foot of the table despite his arrival two months ago in a blaze of publicity.

Mark McGhee has just lost his job at Bristol Rovers (why can’t either club in that city get it right) and Wimbledon completethe sorry trio hoping that 2013 brings better fortune.

London Irish 9 Leicester 31: match report

London Irish 9 Leicester 31: Shaky Tigers end up with big win

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UPDATED:

22:19 GMT, 22 December 2012

Leicester possessed sufficient control in the pack and enough all-round determination to cope with the filthy conditions at the Madejski and condemn London Irish to a fifth straight Premiership defeat.

In the process, the Tigers cemented their place in the Premiership’s top four.

The visitors took the lead after 12 minutes following a piece of vision by Toby Flood.

Out of my way: Geordan Murphy of Leicester Tigers shrugs off David Paice

Out of my way: Geordan Murphy of Leicester Tigers shrugs off David Paice

With the Exiles expecting a kick to
touch, the Leicester fly-half sent a precise cross-kick into the arms
of Niall Morris, who crossed to touch down for a try in the opposite
corner. Flood added the conversion.

Irish’s early chances were limited to a
hack and hope from Topsy Ojo, which trickled over the dead ball line,
before Leicester’s forward dominance earned a 31st-minute penalty try.

Ian Humphreys’ penalty narrowed the
margin on the stroke of half-time, but the writing was clear on the
Irish wall, even through the murk.

The only blot on Leicester’s copybook
was the 46th-minute sin-binning of scrum-half Ben Youngs for interfering
with an Irish tap penalty.

Resistance: Marcos Ayerza holds off Bryn Evans

Resistance: Marcos Ayerza holds off Bryn Evans

In his absence, Humphreys struck twice
to narrow the margin to five points, but Young’s return saw the
visitors seal the game in emphatic style.

Flood kicked a penalty 13 minutes from
time before Jamie Gibson obstructed Morris as he raced to touch down
after Flood’s sublime break, earning both a penalty try and a
sin-binning.

In the dying moments, Morris claimed
the touchdown which should have been his hat-trick, with Flood
converting the bonus point try to cap an emphatic day for the Tigers.

It was a ‘disappointing’ afternoon,
according to London Irish director of rugby Brian Smith, while his
counterpart, Richard Cockerill, predictably, was ‘pleased’ with the
battling bonus point.

They were differing emotions doubtless shared by all 10,958 in the sodden crowd.

Release: Toby Flood offloads under pressure from Sailosi Tagicakibau

Release: Toby Flood offloads under pressure from Sailosi Tagicakibau

Gary Lineker says stamping out diving is an impossible job

Diving is tough to stamp out, says Match of the Day presenter Lineker

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UPDATED:

14:57 GMT, 14 December 2012

Former England captain Gary Lineker says removing diving from the game completely is an impossible job as only the player in question knows if they went down without contact.

Lineker, who now hosts Match of the Day, says that there is a difference between going down without any contact and anticipating a foul – something he claims he did over his career.

And the former Leicester, Everton and Spurs striker says players and managers need to self-police their own players.

Going down: Santi Cazorla goes over close to Reid and wins a penalty

Going down: Santi Cazorla goes over close to Reid and wins a penalty

Speaking to AskMen, he said: ‘Diving is a really, really difficult one, because a player is the only one who genuinely knows whether they have dived. You can look at it at 40 different angles and not know.

‘There are two different forms of diving, going down when you don’t get touched at all, and the (other) is different when using your own skills to gain an advantage.

Down time: Gareth Bale has been accused of being a serial diver

Down time: Gareth Bale has been accused of being a serial diver

'Half of it is enticing players to foul you, that’s not diving, if you’re clever enough to beat a player, and he puts a foot in and you hit that foot, that is a foul.’

Speaking about his own way of playing, Lineker said: ‘I never dived, a dive is when there is no contact, but there have been plenty of times when I have known if I can just get the ball ahead of the goalkeeper he will hit me, but I could have leaped over him if I really, really had to.

Penalty time: Gary Lineker is sent flying as England win a penalty in the 1990 World Cup against Cameroon

Penalty time: Gary Lineker is sent flying as England win a penalty in the 1990 World Cup against Cameroon

'I remember Nayim at Tottenham dived all over the place, and we used to say to him 'What are you doing' You do talk about it. But [elsewhere] it’s part of the game, it’s how they grow up, in Argentina it is about tricking the referee, they would never have the debates we have about diving.

'I think Manchester United, with Ashley Young, I think they have said something, I think Ferguson would have said something, and said, 'Listen, you’re not doing yourself any favours.'

Ben Youngs backs England to beat New Zealand

Youngs backs England to shock All Blacks with first win in nine years

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22:30 GMT, 28 November 2012

Ben Youngs has urged his fellow England players to produce the ‘big performance’ to beat the All Blacks for the first time since 2003, at Twickenham, on Saturday.

The Leicester scrum-half is remaining upbeat despite the narrow defeats to Australia and South Africa over the past two weekends.

‘New Zealand are the No 1 side in the world and on paper people will say they are the better team, but what a great opportunity to topple over the best side.

We can do it: Ben Youngs believes England can beat New Zealand

We can do it: Ben Youngs believes England can beat New Zealand

‘We don’t play them very often. For us, there is no fear and we won’t go into our shells, we shall have a go.

‘We have a big performance in us. It’s been coming and if we get it right for 80 minutes we will challenge any team.’

Youngs insists England have made progress and singled out the improved break down play against South Africa last Saturday.

He is still shaking his head, though, at how England conceded a try after he tried to fly hack a ball out of his own 22.

The ball then hit JP Pietersen and bounced off Ben Morgan into the arms of Springbok flanker Willem Alberts.

Gutted: England lost to South Africa

Gutted: England lost to South Africa

‘I could kick that ball a thousand times and it would never happen like that. It was just one of those things.

‘We have been on the wrong end of some tough results. Test match rugby is ruthless and it showed that at the weekend when a try from a charge down was the difference – that’s what it came down to. The margins are so small.’

Youngs was thrilled to start an international for the first time alongside his elder brother Tom, the hooker.

And he had special reason to thank him when he quickly joined in to help him in a second-half spat with Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth.

‘I was going to drop him (Etzebeth),’ joked the scrum-half ‘but I thought he was not worth it.

‘I knew big brother would come and save me and I found myself at the back very quickly. I decided to get out very quick and leave it to all the other newts (the forwards) to pile in.’

Toby Flood out of New Zealand clash

Farrell set to replace Flood for All Blacks clash as No 10 is sidelined through injury

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UPDATED:

14:50 GMT, 26 November 2012

Toby Flood has been ruled out of England's QBE autumn international against New Zealand with a toe injury, head coach Stuart Lancaster has confirmed.

The Leicester fly-half suffered ligament damage in the big toe of his right foot during England's 16-15 defeat to South Africa.

Owen Farrell, who came off the bench on Saturday, is set to take over at fly-half against the All Blacks with the uncapped Freddie Burns likely to be named on the bench when Lancaster confirms his 23-man squad on Thursday.

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Crocked: Flood has been ruled out of England's game with New Zealand

Crocked: Flood has been ruled out of England's game with New Zealand

Lancaster said: 'Toby won't be fit
for the weekend so Freddie Burns has come in and it doesn't take a
rocket scientist to work out he will play some part in the squad.

'Toby's injury isn't as bad as first feared but it will definitely keep him out of this weekend.'

Lancaster is optimistic Alex Corbisiero will be fit to face the All Blacks, although the loosehead prop will not train until Thursday.

Corbisiero was impressive on his international comeback against South Africa, but it was only his third game in five months after recovering from a knee injury and the England medics are being cautious.

Call up: Lancaster has turned to the uncapped Burns

Call up: Lancaster has turned to the uncapped Burns

VIDEO: Haka flashmob take over Trafalgar Square…

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Flashmob organised by Sky Sports. England v All Blacks, Saturday live on
Sky Sports 1 kick-off 2.30pm.