Rugby Union: Uncapped Saracens trio named in England squad
PUBLISHED: 09:42 20 April 2017 | UPDATED: 09:42 20 April 2017
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Nathan Earle, Alex Lozowski and Nick Isiekwe called up by Eddie Jones for Argentina tour
Saracens players Nathan Earle, Alex Lozowski and Nick Isiekwe have been named in the England squad to tour Argentina this summer.
The Sarries trio form part of a 31-man squad named by head coach Eddie Jones that will again be led by Northampton Saints hooker Dylan Hartley.
All three have yet to make their debut for England, though Lozowski has previously been named in the national training squad.
The Red Roses are scheduled to play Argentina twice on tour: in San Juan on June 10 and a week later in Santa Fe.
The news comes less than a day after six Saracens players, including Owen Farrell and Maro Itoje, were named in the British & Irish Lions squad to tour New Zealand.
England squad, backs: Mike Brown (Harlequins, 60 caps), Danny Care (Harlequins, 71 caps), Joe Cokanasiga (London Irish, uncapped), Nathan Earle (Saracens, uncapped), George Ford (Bath Rugby, 35 caps), Piers Francis (Auckland Blues/Northampton Saints, uncapped), Sam James (Sale Sharks, uncapped), Alex Lozowski (Saracens, uncapped), Harry Mallinder (Northampton Saints, uncapped), Joe Marchant (Harlequins, uncapped), Jack Maunder (Exeter Chiefs, uncapped), Jonny May (Gloucester Rugby, 25 caps), Henry Slade (Exeter Chiefs, four caps), Denny Solomona (Sale Sharks, uncapped).
Forwards: Will Collier (Harlequins, uncapped), Luke Cowan-Dickie (Exeter Chiefs, four caps), Ben Curry (Sale Sharks, uncapped), Tom Curry (Sale Sharks, uncapped), Charlie Ewels (Bath Rugby, three caps), Ellis Genge (Leicester Tigers, one cap), Dylan Hartley (Northampton Saints, 84 caps), James Haskell (Wasps, 75 caps), Paul Hill (Northampton Saints, five caps), Nathan Hughes (Wasps, eight caps), Nick Isiekwe (Saracens, uncapped), Joe Launchbury (Wasps, 42 caps), Matt Mullan (Wasps, 15 caps), Chris Robshaw (Harlequins, 55 caps), Sam Underhill (Ospreys/Bath Rugby, uncapped), Harry Williams (Exeter Chiefs, uncapped), Tom Wood (Northampton Saints, 50 caps).