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Northampton Saints team announced for Harlequins trip

The Northampton Saints team has been announced for the Aviva Premiership Round 6 trip to Harlequins.

There are five changes to the starting line-up from that which ran out to face Exeter last Friday, with Ahsee Tuala, Luther Burrell, Stephen Myler, Tom Wood and Teimana Harrison all returning to the team.

Coverage of tomorrow’s game is available on BT Sport 1 from 2:30pm, with live text updates at www.saintslive.co.uk and radio commentary via BBC Radio Northampton.

Kieran Brookes discusses the challenge facing the team in this week’s The Saints TV Show at www.youtube.com/thesaintstv with George Pisi and attack coach Alex King previewing the action in this week’s podcast, available to stream for FREE on any device at www.soundcloud.com/official-saints-rugby or by searching for ‘Northampton Saints’ on iTunes.

NORTHAMPTON SAINTS TEAM TO PLAY HARLEQUINS
Aviva Premiership Round 6
Twickenham Stoop
Saturday, October 8th, 2016
Kick off 3:00pm

15 Ahsee Tuala
14 Ken Pisi
13 George Pisi
12 Luther Burrell
11 George North
10 Stephen Myler
9 Nic Groom

1 Alex Waller
2 Mikey Haywood
3 Kieran Brookes
4 Courtney Lawes
5 Michael Paterson
6 Tom Wood (capt)
7 Calum Clark
8 Teimana Harrison

2101616 Charlie Clare
17 Ethan Waller
18 Paul Hill
19 Sam Dickinson
20 Louis Picamoles
21 Lee Dickson
22 Harry Mallinder
23 Ben Foden

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