ACADEMY V SARACENS - MATCH PREVIEW
The Blues Academy play the Saracens Academy on Monday December 9th, at the Sarances' Allianz Park ground, Greenlands Lane, NW4 1RL, Kick Off at 7.30 pm. Admission is free and all are welcome.
Bedford, who are without a number of players due to injury or illness, delay naming their team until Monday.
Back row forwards Ryan Brett-Williams and Dan Martin are both injured and scrum half Ben Calder, who is on Blues 1st XV duty, misses the game. Bedford are hopeful that prop Josh Pierterse, hooker Josh Taylor, 2nd Row Joss Morgan, flanker Kennett O'Neill and centres George Elliott and Michael Phillips will return from injury/illness. Blues fly half Dan Lewis plays for Saracens, with his Eastern Counties colleague Scott Lyle at fly half for the Blues. Scrum half Kieran Duffin captains the Blues.
Blues Academy Squad v Saracens:
Connor Adams, Callum Austen, Hadyn Bevis-Knowles, Joe Foreman, Hadyn King, Reece Lane, Joss Morgan, Matt Norfolk-Clarke, Kennett O'Neill, Ben Patterson, Josh Pieterse, Nick Pritchard, Brad Scharff, Garth Spencer, Josh Taylor, Charles Woollard:
Harry Chater, Kieran Duffin (capt), George Elliott, Cameron Gregory-Ring, Luke Hibberd, Dan Hope, Scott Lyle, Michael Phillips, Max Titchener, Keano van Dieman, Dylan van Dieman: