England Autumn Internationals 2018

Thrilling tests at Twickenham

As the countdown to the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan begins, England set out to test their mettle in a series of four autumn internationals on home turf at Twickenham. Taking place on each Saturday throughout November, the much-anticipated fixtures promise a month of thrilling matches for rugby fans.

With the road to the World Cup in 2019 ahead, more than national pride is at stake.

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The first clash, against South Africa, will see England keen to prove their worth after a patchy performance in the three-test series against the Springboks this summer. Next up is an equally tough challenge as England go head-to-head with New Zealand for the first time since 2014, when the All-Blacks took the victory 24-21 in a nail-biting finish.

17 November sees the second ever test match between England and Japan. Then, in the final test it will be England’s age-old adversaries Australia who will be looking to give the home side a run for their money on the pitch.

There has already been unprecedented demand for World Cup 2019 tickets and these exciting contests will give fans a great opportunity to measure up the sides’ chances ahead of the international tournament in September next year.

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England v South Africa
3 November 

England v New Zealand
10 November

England v Japan
17 November 

England v Australia
24 November 


Twickenham Stadium 
Whitton Road