Mark McCall rules out a Test job and is keen to extend stay with Saracens

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Mark McCall has in effect ruled himself out of contention to take over as England or Ireland head coach in 2019 and dismissed suggestions he is in the frame to lead the British & Irish Lions on their next tour.

McCall’s contract with Saracens runs out in 2019 and he has been linked with replacing Joe Schmidt, who is due to leave his role with Ireland after the World Cup. Having guided Saracens to back-to-back Champions Cups and three Premiership crowns, the Northern Irishman is also sure to be on the Rugby Football Union’s radar with Eddie Jones also set to depart in 2019.

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