Tom Wood admits everybody is 'under pressure' at Northampton following surprise dismissal of Alex King
Northampton flanker Tom Wood said the sudden dismissal of Alex King was a ‘wake- up call’ following a poor start to the season.
After being linked with Eddie Jones’ England coaching team, the assistant coach was released by Saints shortly before their 16-14 victory over Pool 4 rivals Montpellier.
‘It came a little bit out of the blue,’ said Wood. ‘A couple of years ago we were Premiership champions. That’s a realisation of how cut-throat professional sport is. Everyone’s under pressure. I only wish we could have done better for King; got those results over the line. Then maybe we wouldn’t... read more
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