As Eddie Jones names England’s training squad prior to the Autumn internationals, many are left in shock as the man who has been casting spells at Kingsholm this season has been left out.

Whilst the leaving out of Danny Cipriani may bring a frown to many peoples faces, the inclusion of Leicester’s Manu Tuilagi will make everyone smile as he has not been seen in an England shirt for over 2 years and has looked threatening so far this season.

Furthermore, Chris Ashton of Sale Sharks gets a call up despite having not played international rugby since 2014 and uncapped Nathan Earle and Joe Cokanasiga also get the nod.

The England squad reads as follows: