Nov 14, 2014
Saracens name side to face Leicester
Saracens have named their team to face Leicester Tigers in round seven of the Aviva Premiership, Sunday 13h00.
Alex Goode returns from England duty to start at full-back for the trip to Welford Road. Goode is joined by in-form wings Chris Ashton and David Strettle in the back three.
In the midfield Marcelo Bosch comes into the side after his time with Los Pumas, and partners USA international Chris Wyles at centre. Charlie Hodgson starts at fly-half and is joined by Richard Wigglesworth at half-back.
Up front, Richard Barrington, Jamie George and Juan Figallo all start in the front row, with Mouritz Botha packing down alongside Saracens skipper Alistair Hargreaves at lock-forward.
After his try scoring performance for Namibia, Jacques Burger is back in Saracens colours this weekend, with Kelly Brown and Jackson Wray also named in the back row.
Saracens side to face Leicester Tigers:
15. Alex Goode; 14. Chris Ashton, 13. Marcelo Bosch, 12. Chris Wyles, 11. David Strettle; 10. Charlie Hodgson, 9. Richard Wigglesworth; 1. Richard Barrington, 2. Jamie George, 3. Juan Figallo, 4. Mouritz Botha, 5. Alistair Hargreaves ©, 6. Kelly Brown, 7. Jacques Burger, 8. Jackson Wray.
16. Brett Sharman, 17. Rhys Gill, 18. Petrus Du Plessis, 19. Jim Hamilton, 20. Will Fraser, 21. Ben Spencer, 22. Duncan Taylor, 23. Ben Ransom