England males’s U20 head trainer, Alan Dickens, has named his 32-man squad to trip to Italy for the Six Nations Under-20 Summer Series, and we check out which Gallagher Premiership golf equipment are generating probably the most younger ability.
The excellent information for ultimate season’s backside of the desk facet Bath is the membership have probably the most avid gamers on this summer season’s England U20 squad, as soon as once more reiterating the power of the membership’s academy and that there’s a contemporary wave of younger ability coming thru at Farleigh House to sign up for the likes of Orlando Bailey, Max Ojomoh and Tom de Glanville who’re all nonetheless within the early phases in their rugby careers and feature educated with the senior England facet.
Dickens has known as up Bath’s step forward participant of the yr in lock/flanker Ewan Richards, backrower Ethan Staddon, scrum-half Tom Carr-Smith, fly-half Sam Harris and hooker John Stewart.
London Irish and Saints are the following best-represented groups with 4 avid gamers within the squad whilst Bristol Bears have two males all for lock Charlie Rice and loosehead prop Andrew Turner.
Perhaps strangely bearing in mind the abundance of avid gamers who come during the membership’s respective academies, each Gloucester Rugby and Exeter Chiefs are the one Premiership golf equipment not to have avid gamers within the England U20s squad this summer season.
Here is the membership breakdown:
- Bath Rugby 5
- London Irish 4
- Northampton Saints 4
- Saracens 3
- Leicester Tigers 3
- Wasps 3
- Newcastle Falcons 3
- Worcester Warriors 3
- Bristol Bears 2
- Harlequins 1
- Sale Sharks 1
The Six Nations Under-20 Summer Series, takes position in Treviso and Verona between 24 June and 12 July, and contains the Six Nations unions plus Georgia and South Africa and is hosted via the Federazione Italiana de Rugby.
The Under-20 Summer Series will supply a regional choice to the postponed World Rugby U20 Championship that can go back in 2023.
Leicester backrower Emeka Ilione, who has been capped six instances at U20 degree, will captain the facet once more having taken on function for the overall two video games of the Six Nations Championship in opposition to Ireland and France.
England males’s U20 head trainer, Alan Dickens help: “We’ve had a productive time in camp in Newcastle over the past week, and two successful training games against Scotland that have provided great match play opportunities as we prepare for the summer series.
“We’ve got a great mix of players in the squad. Some with experience of playing at U20 level already and a number of players who are new to the squad. I’m really pleased with the way they are all supporting and learning from one another.”
“We have challenging opposition in our pool games against South Africa, France and Ireland. We’ve prepared well and the squad looks forward to the challenges an international series such as this provides.”
England U20 Squad
Charlie Bracken, Saracens, Caps 0
Lucas Brooke, London Irish, Caps 4
Tom Carr-Smith, Bath Rugby, Caps 3
Lewis Chessum, Leicester Tigers, Caps 3
Chandler Cunningham-South, London Irish, Caps 3
Greg Fisilau, Wasps, Caps 2
Ollie Fletcher, Newcastle, Caps 1
Ethan Grayson, Northampton Saints, Caps 5
Alex Harmes, London Irish, Caps 0
Sam Harris, Bath Rugby, Caps 0
George Hendy, Northampton Saints, Caps 3
Emeka Ilione, Leicester Tigers, Caps 6
Louie Johnson, Newcastle Falcons, Caps 5
Toby Knight, Saracens, Caps 5
Tom Litchfield, Northampton Saints, Caps 5
Tom Lockett, Northampton Saints, Caps 4
Rekeiti Ma’asi-White, Wasps, Caps 1
Archie McArthur, Wasps, Caps 2
Tumy Onasanya, Sale Sharks, Caps 0
Conor Oresanya, Harlequins, Caps 0
Charlie Rice, Bristol Bears, Caps 3
Ewan Richards, Bath Rugby, Caps 7
Ethan Staddon, Bath Rugby, Caps 0
Finn Theobald-Thomas, Worcester, Caps 2
Andrew Turner, Bristol Bears, Caps 0
Fin Smith, Worcester Warriors, Caps 5
Iwan Stephens, Newcastle Falcons, Caps 1
John Stewart, Bath Rugby, Caps 5
Mikey Summerfield, London Irish, Caps 5
Jed Walsh, Leicester Tigers, Caps 0
Jevaughn Warren, Saracens, Caps 0
Tobi Wilson, Worcester Warriors, Caps 0
When are the video games?
England’s Pool A video games
Round 1 – England v South Africa, Friday 24 June, KO 4pm (BST), Payanini Centre, Verona
Round 2 – France v England, Wednesday 29 June, KO 4pm (BST), Payanini Centre, Verona
Round 3 – Ireland v England, Tuesday 5 July, KO 7pm (BST), Payanini Centre, Verona
Tuesday 12 July, KO TBC, Stadio Monigo, Treviso
Every recreation of the Under 20 Summer Series will probably be streamed by the use of the Six Nations Rugby U20 YouTube channel.