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Japan rugby coach Joseph looking forward to England challenge

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Come on! Yes, it was their home soil in 2019, but did you really think they'd beat Scotland and Ireland?

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Japan only did reasonably well because of their non Japanese players.

Apart from NZ and South Africa, most teams rely on their imported players, not just Japan.

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The Brave Blossoms are a rising team in world rugby. They should be aiming for the Semi Finals to improve on 2019. And anything can happen from there, everyone still remembers The Miracle of Brighton!

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Japan only did reasonably well because of their non Japanese players.

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Japan a different story away from home.

Indeed. The legendary victory against SA took place in the well-known Japanese town of Brighton.

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Could beat England? No chance. Japan a different story away from home. Pumas will beat them too.

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After Japan's performance in 2019, they could beat England or Argentina. Rather play England than NZ or SA!

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