Dai Young says George Smith can help England but Wasps must not be stung

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Dai Young, the Wasps director of rugby, has said he would be open to any approach from England for the services of George Smith, their revered openside flanker, as long as his involvement with the national side did not impinge on his day job at the club.

“We are here to support England and, if we can help, we will,” said Young, after Wasps’ heroics in defeat at Toulon. “If it means George could be of assistance, rather than an assistant, and it doesn’t affect what we are doing, then I’ve got no problem with it. But we are talking about something I know nothing about because it has not been mentioned to us.”

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