Stuart Lancaster's England on course for multi-million pound payday if they maintain Six Nations winning streak against Ireland

Chris Robshaw and his England teammates will be on course for a multi-million pound payday if they beat Ireland in Dublin on Sunday to maintain their Six Nations winning streak.
A huge new deal was brokered with the RFU in 2013 which will see the squad share £7.5million if they win the Grand Slam and follow it up with victory at the World Cup.
The deal was delivered in an attempt to avert a repeat of the pay dispute before the 2011 World Cup, when England’s players threatened to boycott a dinner held by sponsors O2.
Each player receives £15,000 per appearance, not allowing for win bonuses,... read more

1 March 2015 in Sport, Views: 15
Source: Daily Mail

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