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Wales star Louis Rees-Zammit is expecting to be 'targeted' by England in Six Nations clash, admits forwards coach Jonathan Humphreys - but says young wing has a 'great temperament' to deal with any aerial assault Wales host rivals England in the Six Nations on Saturday afternoon in Cardiff Louis Rees-Zammit has been in electrifying form for Wales on the wing so far The 20-year-old is likely to be targeted by England with multiple high kicks 

By Will Kelleher For Mailonline

Published: 15:58 GMT, 23 February 2021 | Updated: 15:58 GMT, 23 February 2021

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Louis Rees-Zammit is backed to cope with an aerial bombardment from the English on Saturday as the young flyer is set to be targeted by kicks.

The 20-year-old, who has scored three super tries in two Tests so far this tournament, is on Eddie Jones' hit list for the Cardiff game.

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But the Gloucester winger is ready to handle a barrage, according to those in the Welsh camp.

Louis Rees Zammit (right) has been backed to deal with any aerial bombardment by England

Louis Rees Zammit (right) has been backed to deal with any aerial bombardment by England

'He's great, just turned 20, very mature, and you can see how much he has grown up from the last Six Nations to this one,' said forwards coach Jonathan Humphreys.

'He is well aware of the work-ons - the amount of stuff he has got to do outside of scoring tries - and he is working very, very hard at doing that. We are seeing the flourishing of that.

'Any threatening player is going to come with a huge tag on top of his head, so we are expecting, among other players, to be targeted.

'Louis has made massive improvements

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