Saracens - Saracens Storm name side to face Bath United

Jan 04, 2016

Saracens Storm name side to face Bath United


Saracens Storm have announced their side to face Bath United at Allianz Park for tonight’s Aviva Premiership A League fixture, kick-off 19h30.

Kevin Sorrell’s side are in a rich vein of form having won three games out of three in their A League title defence, and once again have named a youthful side for tonight’s fixture.

England U18s fly-half Max Malins will start alongside Ben Spencer (scrum-half) in the Storm halves, with Malins lining up alongside skipper Nils Mordt and Nick Tompkins in the Sarries backline.

In the back three, Ben Ransom starts at full-back with Matt Gallagher and Nathan Earle named on the wings.

Up front, Kieran Longbottom continues his comeback from long-term injury at tighthead prop and is his joined by fellow Australian Dave Porecki (hooker) and loosehead Richard Barrington in the Saracens front row.

At lock, new signing Kieran Low starts after arriving at Saracens in the New Year from Glasgow Warriors on a loan deal – Low will be joined by Esher’s Kennett O’Neil in the second row.

Elsewhere, Kelly Brown starts at openside flanker, joining Jack Nay (blindside flanker) and Samuela Vunisa (No8) in the Storm back row.

Saracens Storm team to face Bath United:

15 Ben Ransom

14 Matt Gallagher

13 Nick Tompkins

12 Nils Mordt ©

11 Nathan Earle

10 Max Malins

9 Ben Spencer

1 Richard Barrington

2 Dave Porecki

3 Kieran Longbottom

4 Kieran Low

5 Kennett O’Neil

6 Jack Nay

7 Kelly Brown

8 Samu Vunisa

Replacements

16 Josh Taylor

17 Hayden Stringer

18 Biyi Alo

19 Jack Tredrea

20 Ben Earl

21 Tom Whiteley

22 Dom Morris

23 Max Wilkins

Don’t forget! Saracens will be hosting another exclusive Fans’ Forum event before the game.

Forwards and Defence coach, Paul Gustard and as well Jamie George and Schalk Brits will be attendance.

Pies and pints will be available for you to purchase from the bar so don’t miss your opportunity to hear what the guys have to say on all things Saracens and England Rugby before cheering on the Storm boys on the field.

Tickets for the Storm match are free for Season Ticket Holders with Adult tickets at just £10. Under 16 tickets and parking are also free of charge.

Tickets for the Storm match are free for Season Ticket Holders with Adult tickets at just £10. Under 16 tickets and parking are also free of charge. - See more at: http://www.saracens.com/news-article/fans-forum-4th-january-7pm-in-the-hundred-club#sthash.h6B0MJH5.dpuf
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