Saracens - Saracens name side for Worcester trip

Sep 28, 2017

Saracens name side for Worcester trip


Saracens have named their side to face Worcester Warriors for Friday’ nights round five Aviva Premiership clash at Sixways Stadium, kick-off 19h45.

Calum Clark will make his first Premiership start for Saracens with the 28-year old back-rower packing down at openside flanker for Saracens trip to Sixways. Clark, takes his place alongside Jackson Wray (No8) and Maro Itoje (blindside flanker) in the Sarries back row as loose-forward trio of Schalk Burger (shoulder), Michael Rhodes (shoulder) and Billy Vunipola (knee) all ruled with injury.

At lock, Dominic Day will line-up alongside George Kruis whilst in the front-row, Hayden Thompson-Stringer starts alongside Schalk Brits and Vincent Koch.

At half-back, Ben Spencer continues at scrum-half, with Alex Lozowski rotating with Owen Farrell at fly-half. At centre, Brad Barritt returns to partner Duncan Taylor whilst in the back-three Chris Wyles comes in for the rested Liam Williams, with Sean Maitland (right-wing) and Alex Goode (full-back) also named to start.

Saracens team to face Worcester Warriors

15 Alex Goode (235)

14 Sean Maitland (24)

13 Duncan Taylor (105)

12 Brad Barritt (c) (198)

11 Chris Wyles (230)

10 Alex Lozowski (34)

9 Ben Spencer (104)

1 Hayden Thompson-Stringer (12)

2 Schalk Brits (208)

3 Vincent Koch (19)

4 Dominic Day (4)

5 George Kruis (138)

6 Maro Itoje (79)

7 Calum Clark (1)

8 Jackson Wray (177)

Replacements

16 Jamie George (175)

17 Mako Vunipola (123)

18 Juan Figallo (62)

19 Nick Isiekwe (10)

20 Ben Earl (4)

21 Richard Wigglesworth (189)

22 Owen Farrell (155)

23 Nick Tompkins (60)

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