Owen Farrell still can't kick as injury mystery deepens... So, what IS up with England and Saracens fly-half?
Owen Farrell's injury status is turning into the mystery of the season.
First it was his back, then it was his hip. He hasn’t played since June but was nearly ready to return, although that was a month ago.
There was another scan last week, to try to clear up the doubt and confusion about what is delaying his recovery. Running is not a problem, but kicking most certainly is.
Saracens have coped admirably in his absence, thanks to the rapid emergence of Alex Lozowski, but the champions want clarity about their premier playmaker — as do England.
At the moment, the national coaches are... read more
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