England team to play the Barbarians
Stuart Lancaster has named his side for England’s clash with the Barbarians on Sunday at Twickenham Stadium.
With 18 of the original 42-man squad missing due to Harlequins playing Leicester Tigers in the Aviva Premiership Final, Lancaster originally called up four extra players in Haydn Thomas, Richard Wigglesworth, Jamie Gibson and Freddie Burns. Phil Dowson will captain the side in Chris Robshaw’s absence in what will be his 6th cap for his country.
15. Foden, 14. Ashton, 13. Barritt, 12. Farrell, 11. Wade, 10. Hodgson, 9. Dickson; 1. Stevens, 2. Hartley, 3. Doran-Jones, 4. Botha, 5. Palmer, 6. Johnson, 7. Fearns, 8. Dowson
16. Mears, 17. Mullan, 18. Launchbury, 19. Gibson, 20. Wigglesworth, 21. Joseph, 22. Goode