Saracens host Old Albanian U17; new players wanted

Old Albanian's U17 squad trained at Allianz Park, the home of Saracens.

Old Albanian's U17 squad trained at Allianz Park, the home of Saracens. - Credit: Archant

Old Albanian’s U17 team trained at Allianz Park, the home of Premier Division rugby club Saracens.

With Woollams unavailable due to a junior rugby tournament, the U17s were given the chance to train at the newly-constructed stadium, which boasts a state-of-the-art artificial pitch.

The U17s have had a great start to the season; the A team is unbeaten, including a 17-10 win over Harpenden, and the B team won their opening game of the campaign.

Head coach Andy Graham said: “Whilst maintaining our five year unbeaten league record against Harpenden was great, we have maintained a strong depth of players and we are only one of two clubs in the county running two sides at this age group.

“Although the B team won their initial league fixture, we are still looking for some new players to give depth to the age group over the winter months.”


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The squad is coached by Graham and former Harlequins scrum half Rob Glenister. Any potential players can contact Graham Graham Perrin on 07799 868001.

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