England rugby chief Jones 'completely unavailable' to coach Lions

England's rugby union team head coach Eddie Jones, seen during the captain's run at AAMI Park in Melbourne, on June 17, 2016Victorious England chief Eddie Jones said Monday he was “completely unavailable” to coach the British and Irish Lions next year on their tour of New Zealand. Fresh from the Six Nations champions series-clinching 23-7 win over the Wallabies in Melbourne there have been renewed calls for him to become the first Australian to take charge of the Lions. “I signed a four-year contract to make England the best team in the world and I’m going to spend every minute I have doing that,” he told reporters after England secured an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the best-of-three series against Australia.

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