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England fans fuming after World XV announcement – ‘Curry and Smith robbed’

ENGLAND fans were not happy with the 2021 World XV announcement following a poll of over 20,000 supporters as Tom Curry, Henry Slade,Jamie George and Marcus Smith all missed out.

Although a number of their stars missed out, Maro Itoje was selected to partner Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth in the second-row.

One fan said: “How did Curry not enter the 15 ahead of Hooper.”

“I’m a Wales fan. Michael Hooper getting in ahead of Tom Curry is a joke,” another added.

A third said: “Surprised Smith or Russell didn’t get in ahead of Ntamack….”

“Curry May and Smith robbed,” added a fourth.

Check out the full selection, which includes THREE Frenchman, below.

2021 WORLD XV

#BACK-THREE:

  • 15. Jordie Barrett (New Zealand)
  • 14. Will Jordan (New Zealand)
  • 11. Makazole Mapimpi (South Africa)

#CENTRES:

  • 13. Lukhanyo Am (South Africa)
  • 12. Samu Kerevi (Australia)

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