Eddie Jones

Eddie Jones might swap England for France if talks with Top 14 giants Racing 92 go according to plan. Watch this space! Photo: EPA/FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGA

Eddie Jones linked with top French job

Eddie Jones might swap England for France if talks with Top 14 giants Racing 92 go according to plan. Watch this space!

Eddie Jones

Eddie Jones might swap England for France if talks with Top 14 giants Racing 92 go according to plan. Watch this space! Photo: EPA/FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGA

Eddie Jones might swap England for France if talks with Top 14 giants Racing 92 go according to plan.

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According to French newspaper Midi Olympique, the England coach is reportedly in talks with the French side.

The current coach of the Top 14 outfit Racing 92 is Laurent Travers, who is set to take over the role of president of the club.

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The Ile-de-France club have already announced the arrival this summer of Rory Teague, who will replace attack coach Mike Prendergast who is retiring to Munster after a decade in French rugby.

Forward coach Dimitri Szarzewski has also had his contract extended to 2025.

Eddie Jones will leave England after next year’s Rugby World Cup

Racing 92 are currently fourth in the Top 14 standings.

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Meanwhile, Jones will vacate his position as coach of England after the 2023 Rugby World Cup.

In a potential twist, Racing 92 may have to fight off Rugby Australia for Jones’ signature.

Double World Cup winner Phil Kearns is on record as saying he believes Jones would be the perfect fit as Wallabies head coach.

New Zealander Dave Rennie is currently in charge of the Australia national side.

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England coach Eddie Jones. Photo: Archives