Eddie Jones will have plenty of injuries to assess ahead of the Six Nations opener
Eddie Jones has not had the perfect preparation in the last six weeks with his captain Dylan Hartley being handed a suspension for a swinging arm while playing for Harlequins.
Hartley will be allowed back into action for the opener against France on February 4 but there are a growing number of injury concerns for Jones to worry about.
England Rugby's 14-game winning streak
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Express Sport recaps England Rugby's unbeaten 2016
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England won every single match they played throughout 2016, and are currently on a 14-game winning run dating back to October 2015
Billy and Mako Vunipola, George Kruis, Manu Tuilagi, James Haskell, Joe Marler and Chris Robshaw have all been crocked in recent weeks and the England squad could include several uncapped players.
England spent 2016 unbeaten including a Grand Slam at the Six Nations and a successful summer tour of Australia.
Squad announcement in full to follow at 9.15am – Jones will address the media immediately afterwards