The Official Online RBS 6 Nations Store is open. The store has everything you need to get behind your team during the RBS 6 Nations, plus the store is now fully stocked with a much wider range of rugby merchandise.
But the emergence of Saracens stand-off Owen Farrell and the return to form and favour of Charlie Hodgson has seen Flood appear on the replacements’ bench just once for England during this year’s tournament.
England number eight Phil Dowson, who was a replacement against France in Paris and was knocked out in the closing stages, retains his place in the squad, while David Strettle and Charlie Sharples are expected to battle it out for a position on the wing against Ireland at Twickenham.
Karl Dickson, Calum Clark, Joe Launchbury, Lee Mears, Jordan Turner-Hall and Thomas Waldrom have also rejoined their clubs.