Saracens - Eight Saracens named in 36 man England squad ahead of Six Nations opener

Jan 29, 2018

Eight Saracens named in 36 man England squad ahead of Six Nations opener


Eight Saracens have been named in Eddie Jones’ squad ahead of the opening NatWest 6 Nations game against Italy this Sunday.

Following last week’s training camp in Portugal Nathan Earle, Alex Lozowski, Owen Farrell, Nick Isiekwe, Jamie George, George Kruis, Maro Itoje and Mako Vunipola have all been included in the squad.

England will face Italy in Rome on Sunday 4th February, kick off 15H00 GMT. The game is live on ITV.

Backs
 
Full backs

Mike Brown (Harlequins), Nathan Earle (Saracens)*, Harry Mallinder (Northampton Saints)*, Jonny May (Leicester Tigers), Denny Solomona (Sale Sharks), Anthony Watson (Bath Rugby).
 
Inside backs
Danny Care (Harlequins), Owen Farrell (Saracens), George Ford (Leicester Tigers), Jonathan Joseph (Bath Rugby), Alex Lozowski (Saracens), Jack Nowell (Exeter Chiefs), Ben Te’o (Worcester Warriors), Marcus Smith (Harlequins)* **, Ben Youngs (Leicester Tigers).
 
Forwards
 
Back five

Gary Graham (Newcastle Falcons)*, James Haskell (Wasps), Nick Isiekwe (Saracens), Maro Itoje (Saracens) ,George Kruis (Saracens), Courtney Lawes (Northampton Saints), Joe Launchbury (Wasps), Zach Mercer (Bath Rugby)*, Chris Robshaw (Harlequins), Sam Simmonds (Exeter Chiefs), Sam Underhill (Bath Rugby).
 
Front row
Lewis Boyce (Harlequins)*, Dan Cole (Leicester Tigers), Tom Dunn (Bath Rugby)*, Jamie George (Saracens), Dylan Hartley (Northampton Saints), Alec Hepburn (Exeter Chiefs)*, Joe Marler (Harlequins), Henry Thomas (Bath Rugby), Mako Vunipola (Saracens), Harry Williams (Exeter Chiefs).
 
Uncapped *
Apprentice player **

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