England labour but Semesa Rokoduguni finishes off Argentina

• England 21-8 Argentina
• 11th consecutive win at Twickenham but victors look rusty

England played in black and it was the colour of their mood despite an 11th consecutive victory at Twickenham and their third over Argentina, their World Cup opponents in 2019, in five months.

England had not played together as a full squad since the end of the Six Nations in March and it took them until the second half to shake off their coat of rust. Argentina had no such excuse one month after the end of their Rugby Championship campaign and, while they slowed down England’s ball initially, they were predictable in possession and prone to basic mistakes.

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