Eddie Jones

Jones in 2019, photo by sportsphotographer.eu/www.bigstockphoto.com

Place of Birth: Burnie, Tasmania, Australia

Date of Birth: 30 January, 1960

*British Isles (father)
*Japanese (mother)

Eddie Jones is an Australian rugby union coach and player. He coaches the Australia national rugby union team. He was previously coach of the Japan national team and the England national team.

Eddie’s father was an Australian soldier who had met Eddie’s Japanese mother, Nellie, who was then an army interpreter, while on duty in Tokyo in the late 1940s. Eddie is married to Hiroko Jones, a Japanese woman, with whom he has a daughter. Eddie speaks Japanese.

Source: https://s.telegraph.co.uk

1 Response

  1. andrew says:

    He has been appointed as Wallabies (Australia) coach again after been sacked by England

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