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England will not face New Zealand this year as Barbarians game is confirmed - The Guardian

England will not face New Zealand until 2018 at the earliest after the All Blacks agreed to take up their match with the Barbarians. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA. England rugby union team. England will not face New Zealand this year as Barbarians game ...and more »

All Blacks to play Barbarians in November, with hope of England clash dashed -

NZR chief executive Steve Tew stood firm, meaning an All Blacks v England clash won't go ahead. The All Blacks will not be playing England at the end of the year, with England's Rugby Football Union set to green-light New Zealand's game against the ...and more »

England vs New Zealand match scrapped as talks end unsuccessfully after RFU approve Barbarians match - The Independent

England will not play New Zealand before 2018 after talks regarding a possible November autumn international proved unsuccessful, with the All Blacks instead set to take on the Barbarians at Twickenham later this year. The Rugby Football Union [RFU ...and more »

England must wait until November 2018 to face New Zealand after RFU ditch plan for All Blacks - Evening Standard

New Zealand will face the Barbarians at Twickenham in November, ending England's hopes of facing the All Blacks this year. RFU chief Ian Ritchie wanted England to take up the fixture which could have brought in gate receipts of £10million but it became ...and more »

England wait goes on: All Blacks confirmed to play Barbarians - Radio Sport

Brian Habana of the Barbarians scores their third try during the 2009 fixture against the All Blacks. Photo / Getty. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook FacebookShare to Twitter TwitterShare to Print PrintShare to Facebook Messenger Facebook ...and more »

England set for All Blacks November snub as RFU prepare to rubber-stamp world champions' game vs Barbarians - Daily Mail

England's dreams of playing the All Blacks this year have been dashed, with the RFU now set to rubber-stamp the world champions' game against the Barbarians on November 4. Eddie Jones' team, fresh from winning the Six Nations, were hoping to test ...and more »

England-All Blacks showdown unlikely -

England's ambitious bid to set up a Test rugby showdown with the All Blacks in November is reportedly dead in the water. New Zealand Rugby had reportedly come in for a mega-offer from England's Rugby Football Union for a November 4 clash at Twickenham ...and more »

All Blacks to take on Barbarians at Twickenham - beIN SPORTS AUSTRALIA

England's hopes of facing New Zealand in November appear to have been dashed after the Barbarians confirmed they will take on the All Blacks at Twickenham. RFU open to England-All Blacks showdown in 2017. Eddie Jones's side matched the world champion's ...and more »

Rugby: All Blacks to play warm-up match before Lions series - New Zealand Herald

New Zealand Rugby boss Steve Tew has confirmed the All Blacks will play at least one match, before this year's test series against the British and Irish Lions. The multi-nation test team will take on the world champions in three tests in June and July ...and more »

New Zealand will not face England after All Blacks v Barbarians game is confirmed - BBC Sport

England will not face New Zealand this year after a game between the All Blacks and the Barbarians at Twickenham on 4 November was confirmed. The Rugby Football Union (RFU) was understood to be interested in a fixture between the world's top two sides ...and more »