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Leicester Tigers team news for Aviva Premiership Rugby semi-final

Leicester Tigers team news for Aviva Premiership Rugby semi-final

Leicester Tigers have named their team for the trip to face Bath Rugby on Saturday in the club’s 11th successive appearance in the Premiership Rugby semi-finals.

Marcos Ayerza returns to the starting line-up at loosehead prop in the only change to the team that started the Round 22 win over Northampton Saints, with Michele Rizzo named among the replacements as Logovi'i Mulipola is ruled out.
 
Tigers will wear the club's alternate orange kit for Saturday's fixture.
 
This match is shown live on BT Sport, or keep in touch with the Tigers website and the club's official social media channels
 
Leicester Tigers (vs Bath Rugby, away, Saturday 5pm)

15 Niall Morris
14 Adam Thompstone
13 Mathew Tait
12 Christian Loamanu
11 Vereniki Goneva
10 Freddie Burns
9 Ben Youngs (c)

1 Marcos Ayerza
2 Tom Youngs
3 Dan Cole
4 Brad Thorn
5 Graham Kitchener
6 Ed Slater
7 Julian Salvi
8 Jordan Crane
 
Replacements

16 Neil Briggs
17 Michele Rizzo
18 Fraser Balmain
19 Sebastian De Chaves
20 Jamie Gibson
21 Sam Harrison
22 Tommy Bell
23 George Catchpole

 

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