Saracens - Perkins selected for England U20s

Feb 05, 2015

Perkins selected for England U20s


Saracens winger George Perkins has been named in England Under 20s starting line-up to face Wales in Saturday night's game at Parc Eirias in Colwyn Bay (kick-off 7.30pm, live on S4C).

The Saracens Academy flyer will start the game on the right wing, as Jon Callard’s side face in the U20s 6 Nations opener.

"Wales are a fabulous nation who love their rugby and we're excited about taking them on,” said Callard. “We have trained well this week and have a healthy blend of experienced and new players in this squad."

England Under 20 team to play Wales

15 Piers O'Conor (Wasps); 14 George Perkins (Saracens); 13 Joe Marchant (Harlequins), 12 Max Clark (Bath Rugby), 11 Howard Packman (Northampton Saints)*, 10 Rory Jennings (Bath Rugby), 9 Stuart Townsend (Exeter Chiefs); 1 Ellis Genge (Bristol Rugby), 2 Jack Walker (Yorkshire Carnegie)*, 3 Paul Hill (Yorkshire Carnegie)*, 4 Kieran Treadwell (Harlequins), 5 Charlie Ewels (Bath Rugby, captain)*, 6 Charlie Beckett (Leicester Tigers), 7 Will Owen (Leicester Tigers), 8 James Chisholm (Harlequins)*

Replacements

16 Jake Farnworth (Leicester Tigers), 17 Seb Adeniran-Olule (Harlequins), 18 Ciaran Parker (Sale Sharks), 19 Joe Batley (Gloucester Rugby), 20 Josh Bainbridge (Yorkshire Carnegie), 21 James Mitchell (Sale Sharks), 22 Tom Morton (Sale Sharks), 23 Tom Fowlie (London Irish).

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