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
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.