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England v Argentina – The best of Social Media

England v Argentina – The best of Social Media

Nathan Hughes and Semesa Rokoduguni scored crucial tries as England battled to a hard-fought win against Argentina at Twickenham to kick off their autumn schedule.

Eddie Jones’ side found the going tough at times but Hughes’ incredible finish on the wing and Rokoduguni’s simple score saw England to a 21-8 win against one of their 2019 Rugby World Cup opponents.

Here’s how it unfolded through the eyes of social media:

Prince Harry was in attendance on Armistice Day, meeting volunteers and paying tribute to those who have fallen:

Singer Laura Wright was delighted to be asked to sign the national anthem:

Injured England and Saracens forward Billy Vunipola gave his seal of approval to centre combination Henry Slade and Jonathan Joseph:

James Simpson-Daniel was impressed with Sam Underhill’s first international start:

Journalist Emma Thurston was full of praise for Nathan Hughes’ try:

Rugby reporter Tom Hamilton hailed Argentina’s performance:

It’s some international record for Semesa Rokoduguni:

England came through in the end and Maggie Alphonsi was happy with how the backrow performed:

Anthony Watson believes there is room for improvement:

Not the prettiest game of rugby but a win is a win. Loved being back out there with the brothers. 👬

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It was a special day for Exeter’s Sam Simmonds, who made his England debut:

Unreal day/experience making my England debut with these lads. A dream come true to represent my country 🌹#1397

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And the weekend concluded with Eddie Jones’ naming an updated 35-man squad, including Harlequins’ Joe Marler, for the coming week:

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