Jul 23, 2014
Eight Saracens players to link up with Bedford
Saracens can announce that eight players will link up with Bedford Blues for the 2014/15 season.
Lock Eoin Sheriff will head to Goldington Road on a season long loan, with Scott Spurling and Matt Hankin also remaining on dual registration with the Blues.
Joining them on dual registration will be Saracens England U20 World Cup winners Nathan Earle, Hayden Thompson-Stringer, Nick Tompkins, Maro Itoje and Aaron Morris.
Speaking about the dual registration agreement, Director of Rugby Mark McCall said: “We are once again delighted to be working with Bedford Blues and continuing our relationship which has blossomed so well over the years. Thanks to this special relationship, many players have gained valuable experience within the Championship before making the transition to the Premiership and I hope that both clubs continue to benefit from this agreement.”
Bedford Blues, Director of Rugby Mike Rayer said: “Our relationship with Saracens continues to grow and once again we have an amazing array of talented youngsters who will be available to us at certain times throughout the season.”