PREMIERSHIP GUIDE: Farrell declared fit as Sportsmail predict action

PREMIERSHIP MATCH GUIDE: Owen Farrell is fit to start for Saracens and young Northampton side travel to take on London Irish

  • Sportsmail provide the lowdown for Saturday’s Gallagher Premiership matches
  • Relegated Saracens begin the day’s action with a home tie against Harlequins
  • London Irish will then host Northampton as Leicester battle away with Bath 

Sportsmail provide the lowdown for Saturday’s Gallagher Premiership matches with Saracens, Northampton and Leicester all in action.

Saracens v Harlequins

(12.30pm at Allianz Park, LIVE on BT Sport Extra)

Owen Farrell is fit to start for Sarries after a thigh strain as Maro Itoje, Jamie George, Billy Vunipola and Brad Barritt all start along with Wales scrum-half Aled Davies. Quins’ Chris Ashton picked up a knock, so Aaron Morris comes in.

PREDICTION: Home win

Owen Farrell is fit to start for Sarries as Sportsmail predict a victory for them over Harlequins

London Irish v Northampton

(2pm at The Stoop, LIVE on BT Sport 3)

Saracens loanee Nick Isiekwe starts for Saints with England flanker Lewis Ludlam named as captain in a young Northampton side. Irish rotate out Sean O’Brien but bring in full back Tom Homer, who has returned from Bath.

PREDICTION: Away win

Leicester v Bath

(4.30pm at Welford Road, LIVE on BT Sport 3)

Leicester make 13 changes from their Exeter defeat with a bevy of youngsters coming in. Bath, meanwhile, pick their strongest side.

PREDICTION: Away win




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