Marching On
Two Saints line up to face Wales
By Saint Ted
August 9 2019

Piers Francis will start the game with Lewis Ludlam on the bench, Courtney Lawes won't be making an appearence this week

Eddie jones has also chosen to give Gloucester scrum-half Willi Heinz and Bath wing Ruaridh McConnochie their first starts in the England shirt, with Heinz being vice captain along with George Ford.

Harlequins centre Joe Marchant and Saracens hooker Jack Singleton also look to be making first appearences from the bench alongside Ludlam

 

England starting XV


15 Elliot Daly (Saracens, 30 caps)
14 Ruaridh McConnochie (Bath Rugby, uncapped)
13 Henry Slade (Exeter Chiefs, 22 caps)
12 Piers Francis (Northampton Saints, 4 caps)
11 Anthony Watson (Bath Rugby, 33 caps)
10 George Ford (Leicester Tigers, 55 caps) C
9 Willi Heinz (Gloucester Rugby, uncapped) VC
1 Ellis Genge (Leicester Tigers, 9 caps)
2 Luke Cowan-Dickie (Exeter Chiefs, 11 caps)
3 Dan Cole (Leicester Tigers, 85 caps)
4 Joe Launchbury (Wasps, 58 caps)
5 Charlie Ewels (Bath Rugby, 10 caps)
6 Tom Curry (Sale Sharks, 10 caps)
7 Sam Underhill (Bath Rugby, 9 caps) VC    
8 Billy Vunipola (Saracens, 41 caps)
 
Finishers


16 Jack Singleton (Saracens, uncapped)
17 Joe Marler (Harlequins, 59 caps)
18 Harry Williams (Exeter Chiefs, 17 caps)
19 George Kruis (Saracens, 32 caps)
20 Lewis Ludlam (Northampton Saints, uncapped)
21 Ben Youngs (Leicester Tigers, 85 caps)
22 Joe Marchant (Harlequins, uncapped)
23 Joe Cokanasiga (Bath Rugby, 4 caps)