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Saints name team for Twickenham trip

Saints name team for Twickenham trip

The Northampton Saints team has been named for Saturday’s Aviva Premiership clash with Harlequins at Twickenham.Five changes have been made from the starting line-up which began the Aviva Premiership Round 10 win over Leicester.

Mike Haywood comes in as hooker, with Sam Dickinson in the second row, Lee Dickson at scrum-half, George Pisi in the centres and Ben Foden at full back. Meanwhile on the bench there are returns for Ross McMillan, Alex Corbisiero and Ben Nutley.

Tom Wood, who will wear the captain's armband, talks about the experience of playing at Twickenham in this week's podcast, which also includes a half-term Academy report from Mark Hopley and Dusty Hare. Download or stream for FREE at www.soundcloud.com/official-saints-rugby

Saints supporters who are travelling to Twickenham should note the travel advice available on the club's website, notably regarding the restricted London Midland services on the West Coast Main Line.

Live text commentary will be available at www.saintslive.co.uk 

NORTHAMPTON SAINTS TEAM TO PLAY HARLEQUINS
Aviva Premiership Round 11
Twickenham
Saturday, December 27th, 2014
Kick off 4:30pm

15 Ben FODEN
14 Ken PISI
13 George PISI
12 Luther BURRELL
11 George NORTH
10 Stephen MYLER
9 Lee DICKSON
1 Alex WALLER
2 Mike HAYWOOD
3 Salesi MA'AFU
4 Sam DICKINSON
5 Christian DAY
6 Calum CLARK
7 Tom WOOD (capt)
8 Samu MANOA

Replacements
16 Ross MCMILLAN
17 Alex CORBISIERO
18 Gareth DENMAN
19 Ben NUTLEY
20 Phil DOWSON
21 Kahn FOTUALI'I
22 James WILSON
23 Tom STEPHENSON

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