Following the conclusion of their club seasons the following 18 players from Harlequins and Leicester Tigers will be added to the England training squad to prepare for the tour to New Zealand and the match against the Barbarians at Twickenham on Sunday, June 1.
Anthony Allen (Leicester Tigers)
Mike Brown (Harlequins)
Rob Buchanan (Harlequins)
Danny Care (Harlequins)
Will Collier (Harlequins)
Jamie Gibson (Leicester Tigers)
Joe Gray (Harlequins)
Graham Kitchener (Leicester Tigers)
Joe Marler (Harlequins)
Charlie Matthews (Harlequins)
Geoff Parling (Leicester Tigers)
Chris Robshaw (Harlequins)
Ed Slater (Leicester Tigers)
Kyle Sinckler (Harlequins)
Manusamoa Tuilagi (Leicester Tigers)
Luke Wallace (Harlequins)
Dave Ward (Harlequins)
Ben Youngs (Leicester Tigers)
The above players will join the current squad on Wednesday evening, along with Sale Sharks’ James Gaskell and Ross Harrison. Bath Rugby’s Rob Webber joined the squad last night.
Further players will be added from Bath Rugby and London Wasps following the conclusion of the Amlin Challenge Cup final on May 23 and the European Rugby Champions Cup play-off second leg on May 24, with a further group from Saracens and Northampton Saints joining the tour party and the Aviva Premiership final (May 31). The final squads for the New Zealand tour and the Barbarians match will be announced at 12pm on Monday, May 26.
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