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STATEMENT: Former Leicester and Newcastle prop Logovi’i Mulipola joins Premiership club

Newcastle Falcons:

Excluded player: None

Northampton Saints:

Likely excluded player: Courtney Lawes

Lawes is anticipated to play a crucial role as a likely excluded player following his international retirement. Renowned for his tenacity and skill in the game, Lawes is a key asset for the Saints, earning approximately £500,000 per season

Courtney Lawes of England continues his recovery from injury during the England Rugby Training camp at the Honda England Rugby Performance Centre, Pennyhill Park on 30 Jan. 2023 Photo: Tom Sandberg/PPAUK

Sale Sharks:

Possible excluded player: Nic Schonert

With his strength in the scrum and versatility on the field, Schonert is a valuable asset for the Sharks.


Likely excluded players: Owen Farrell and Maro Itoje

With their international experience and leadership qualities, Farrell and Itoje play pivotal roles in shaping the success of Saracens on the rugby field. Both players reportedly earn between £750,000 and £800,000.

Owen Farrell of Saracens during the Gallagher Premiership Rugby match between Saracens and London Irish at the StoneX Stadium, Hendon, London on Sunday 23rd April 2023 | Photo: James Fearn/PPAUK.

Quiz! Can you name every player from England’s 2003 Rugby World Cup squad?

This quiz tests your knowledge of that heralded group of 22 players who took on and beat the Wallabies in their own backyard on November 22, 2003.

Some of these are significantly easier than others.