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#Saracens

# saracens-fc - Sunday 14 May, 2017

McCall warns Europe: 'There is more to come from hungry Saracens'
# Back-to-back
# Back-to-back

McCall warns Europe: 'There is more to come from hungry Saracens'

May 14th 2017, 9:23 AM 5,293 Views 23 Comments

The Premiership side join Leicester, Munster and Wasps in winning the European Cup twice.

# saracens-fc - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Saracens secure back-to-back Champions Cup titles by seeing off Clermont
# DOUBLE DOUBLE
# DOUBLE DOUBLE

Saracens secure back-to-back Champions Cup titles by seeing off Clermont

May 13th 2017, 7:10 PM 24,742 Views 70 Comments

The English champions came out strongly in the second half to prevail at Murrayfield.

# saracens-fc - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Analysis: 4 minutes that sum up Saracens' brilliance against Munster
# Work Rate
# Work Rate

Analysis: 4 minutes that sum up Saracens' brilliance against Munster

Apr 26th 2017, 6:53 PM 9,525 Views 14 Comments

In an utterly absorbing passage of play, Saracens killed off the Champions Cup semi-final.

# saracens-fc - Monday 24 April, 2017

'I’ve never been speculating' - Erasmus says he is staying with Munster
# Future
# Future

'I’ve never been speculating' - Erasmus says he is staying with Munster

Apr 24th 2017, 1:01 AM 8,040 Views 6 Comments

The South African director of rugby says he will remain with the province in the coming years.

# saracens-fc - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'We said on the pitch afterwards that we aren't going to let this be the full stop'
# Positivity
# Positivity

'We said on the pitch afterwards that we aren't going to let this be the full stop'

Apr 23rd 2017, 7:00 AM 21,805 Views 10 Comments

Simon Zebo believes the best is yet to come from this Munster squad.

# saracens-fc - Saturday 22 April, 2017

McCall believes Saracens can be better and sees brighter future for Munster
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

McCall believes Saracens can be better and sees brighter future for Munster

Apr 22nd 2017, 8:53 PM 13,411 Views 28 Comments

The Sarries director of rugby was impressed with Munster’s work rate.

'A diamond gets formed out of coal when it gets put under pressure'
# Silver Lining
# Silver Lining

'A diamond gets formed out of coal when it gets put under pressure'

Apr 22nd 2017, 7:08 PM 16,283 Views 18 Comments

Rassie Erasmus believes this defeat is part of Munster’s journey.

Rassie: 'The reality is, Saracens are 15-20 points better than us'
# Nowhere To Hide
# Nowhere To Hide

Rassie: 'The reality is, Saracens are 15-20 points better than us'

Apr 22nd 2017, 5:59 PM 12,247 Views 31 Comments

Defending champions end Munster’s European adventure in Dublin.

Munster's European dream ended in Dublin by impressive Saracens
# End Of The Road
# End Of The Road

Munster's European dream ended in Dublin by impressive Saracens

Apr 22nd 2017, 5:09 PM 29,078 Views 116 Comments

Mark McCall’s side were superb once again and emerged with a deserved 26-10 win.

As it happened: Munster v Saracens, Champions Cup semi-final
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Munster v Saracens, Champions Cup semi-final

Apr 22nd 2017, 4:00 PM 106,654 Views 86 Comments

We were live from the Aviva Stadium as Rassie Erasmus’ side faced the defending champions with a place in the final at stake.

Jones a key part of the picture in Munster and Schmidt calls on him too
# Attack
# Attack

Jones a key part of the picture in Munster and Schmidt calls on him too

Apr 22nd 2017, 8:00 AM 21,864 Views 13 Comments

The 29-year-old has transitioned into coaching after being forced to retire in 2015.

'We've got a few plans up our sleeve' - Munster hungry to upset Saracens
# SUAF
# SUAF

'We've got a few plans up our sleeve' - Munster hungry to upset Saracens

Apr 22nd 2017, 7:40 AM 5,971 Views 13 Comments

Rassie Erasmus feels this Champions Cup semi-final is a litmus tests for his team.

# saracens-fc - Friday 21 April, 2017

Analysis: Saracens' rugby league traits are a major danger to Munster
# Screens
# Screens

Analysis: Saracens' rugby league traits are a major danger to Munster

Apr 21st 2017, 8:30 PM 12,761 Views 17 Comments

Mark McCall’s men use screen passes and grubber kicks to great effect.

'No setback' for Murray as Keatley gets set to cover scrum-half for Munster
# A Bit Of A Risk
# A Bit Of A Risk

'No setback' for Murray as Keatley gets set to cover scrum-half for Munster

Apr 21st 2017, 8:00 PM 14,269 Views 10 Comments

Rassie Erasmus still doesn’t know when Murray will return.

'Our preparation was for either scenario' - Saracens ready for Williams
# 9
# 9

'Our preparation was for either scenario' - Saracens ready for Williams

Apr 21st 2017, 5:14 PM 8,872 Views 12 Comments

Mark McCall has been impressed by Munster’s work rate this season.

Conor Murray misses Munster's European Champions Cup semi-final
# Team News
# Team News

Conor Murray misses Munster's European Champions Cup semi-final

Apr 21st 2017, 2:15 PM 25,846 Views 47 Comments

It was revealed this week the scrum-half suffered a setback with his recovery from injury.

'I'm sure they're aware of the army of red that's going to come to the Aviva'
# Faz's View
# Faz's View

'I'm sure they're aware of the army of red that's going to come to the Aviva'

Apr 21st 2017, 7:52 AM 28,078 Views 20 Comments

Lions assistant coach Andy Farrell will be a keen spectator at the Aviva Stadium tomorrow.

# saracens-fc - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Murray emerges as Lions doubt after Gatland reveals neurologist visit
# Doubts
# Doubts

Murray emerges as Lions doubt after Gatland reveals neurologist visit

Apr 19th 2017, 10:00 PM 27,183 Views 22 Comments

The Lions boss stated that Murray is suffering with a neck injury.

'I'm a father, I'm a husband, then I'm a rugby player' - Munster's Earls
# New Era
# New Era

'I'm a father, I'm a husband, then I'm a rugby player' - Munster's Earls

Apr 19th 2017, 8:00 AM 31,077 Views 7 Comments

The Ireland international wing has learned to be part of a new Munster modus operandi.

# saracens-fc - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Munster in a happy place after transformation under Rassie Erasmus
# Good Vibes
# Good Vibes

Munster in a happy place after transformation under Rassie Erasmus

Apr 18th 2017, 8:00 AM 17,322 Views 10 Comments

Saracens provide their greatest test yet this weekend in Dublin.

# saracens-fc - Monday 17 April, 2017

Stander and Scannell boosts for Munster but Conor Murray unlikely to play
# Injury Update
# Injury Update

Stander and Scannell boosts for Munster but Conor Murray unlikely to play

Apr 17th 2017, 2:31 PM 12,385 Views 24 Comments

Rassie Erasmus said he is confident Murray won’t make a ‘surprise return’ against Saracens.

'I don’t think we should be the underdogs when we go into games'
# Mentality
# Mentality

'I don’t think we should be the underdogs when we go into games'

Apr 17th 2017, 7:15 AM 6,578 Views 5 Comments

Rassie Erasmus and Peter O’Mahony are keen for Munster to enjoy semi-final week before facing Saracens.

Murray remains the big worry for Munster ahead of Saracens semi-final
# Key Man
# Key Man

Murray remains the big worry for Munster ahead of Saracens semi-final

Apr 17th 2017, 1:01 AM 6,964 Views 10 Comments

The scrum-half has a frustrating shoulder issue after suffering a stinger while on Ireland duty.

# saracens-fc - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Saracens rest stars ahead of Munster showdown but still recover to stun Saints
# Premiership
# Premiership

Saracens rest stars ahead of Munster showdown but still recover to stun Saints

Apr 16th 2017, 10:40 PM 9,753 Views 17 Comments

Meanwhile, Bristol were relegated back to the Championship.

# saracens-fc - Monday 3 April, 2017

'There will be 50,000 Munster fans': Sarries ready to stare down emotional red army
# Semi Serious
# Semi Serious

'There will be 50,000 Munster fans': Sarries ready to stare down emotional red army

Apr 3rd 2017, 9:16 AM 13,168 Views 8 Comments

“We have thrived on going to places where we potentially have not won before,” says skipper Brad Barritt.

'Irish people aren't arrogant by nature but we've to tell ourselves we've earned it'
# Belief
# Belief

'Irish people aren't arrogant by nature but we've to tell ourselves we've earned it'

Apr 3rd 2017, 7:00 AM 9,194 Views 0 Comments

Munster are starting to believe as they face into a Champions Cup semi-final with Saracens.

Erasmus hopes Munster draw on home comfort in Dublin against Saracens
# Marching On
# Marching On

Erasmus hopes Munster draw on home comfort in Dublin against Saracens

Apr 3rd 2017, 6:00 AM 6,159 Views 0 Comments

The Munster director of rugby is delighted with the influence of Tyler Bleyendaal at out-half.

# saracens-fc - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Munster to face impressive Saracens in Dublin in Champions Cup semi-final
# Showdown
# Showdown

Munster to face impressive Saracens in Dublin in Champions Cup semi-final

Apr 2nd 2017, 3:02 PM 26,039 Views 30 Comments

Mark McCall’s men overcame Glasgow in their quarter-final at Allianz Park this afternoon.

# saracens-fc - Monday 9 January, 2017

Blow for Scarlets as Welsh international Williams completes switch to Saracens
# On The Move
# On The Move

Blow for Scarlets as Welsh international Williams completes switch to Saracens

Jan 9th 2017, 10:29 AM 6,906 Views 15 Comments

The back will fill the void left by Toulon-bound Chris Ashton.

# saracens-fc - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Chris Ashton set to join Toulon
# Splash The Cash
# Splash The Cash

Chris Ashton set to join Toulon

Oct 25th 2016, 12:49 PM 7,667 Views 4 Comments

The England winger will join the French side at the end of the season.

# saracens-fc - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Saracens close in on signing of Springbok to partner Itoje in formidable second-row
# Coup
# Coup

Saracens close in on signing of Springbok to partner Itoje in formidable second-row

Oct 11th 2016, 4:29 PM 7,436 Views 7 Comments

Eben Etzebeth is widely-regarded as one of the most destructive forwards in the game.

# saracens-fc - Sunday 9 October, 2016

George double seals big win for Saracens over Wasps in top-of-the-table clash
# Early Momentum
# Early Momentum

George double seals big win for Saracens over Wasps in top-of-the-table clash

Oct 9th 2016, 5:52 PM 3,923 Views 0 Comments

The Premiership champions ended Wasps’ 100% record today.

# saracens-fc - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

'The risk is outweighing the reward': 30-year-old lock Hargreaves retires due to concussion
# Head Games
# Head Games

'The risk is outweighing the reward': 30-year-old lock Hargreaves retires due to concussion

Oct 5th 2016, 10:42 AM 6,564 Views 5 Comments

His decision comes as a huge blow to Saracens.

# saracens-fc - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Saracens wing Chris Ashton cops 13-week ban for biting
# Guilty
# Guilty

Saracens wing Chris Ashton cops 13-week ban for biting

Sep 21st 2016, 8:19 AM 7,032 Views 19 Comments

The 29-year-old is suspended until December for biting Alex Waller.

# saracens-fc - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Saracens retain the Premiership title to do a domestic and European double
# Clean Sweep
# Clean Sweep

Saracens retain the Premiership title to do a domestic and European double

May 28th 2016, 5:31 PM 7,230 Views 5 Comments

Mark McCall’s side ran out 28-20 winners over Exeter Chiefs.

Steenson overlooked by Ireland but now on brink of Premiership title
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Steenson overlooked by Ireland but now on brink of Premiership title

May 28th 2016, 11:45 AM 9,855 Views 8 Comments

The 32-year-old out-half has been a central figure in Exeter Chiefs’ remarkable rise.

# saracens-fc - Sunday 15 May, 2016

England lock Itoje named European player of year after incredible season
# Star
# Star

England lock Itoje named European player of year after incredible season

May 15th 2016, 12:53 PM 6,747 Views 15 Comments

Capped four times by England, the youngster was an essential part of the national team that claimed the Six Nations Grand Slam.

# saracens-fc - Friday 13 May, 2016

Szarzewski back as Racing target first Champions Cup title against Sarries
# Team News
# Team News

Szarzewski back as Racing target first Champions Cup title against Sarries

May 13th 2016, 12:48 PM 7,650 Views 9 Comments

Mark McCall has gone for the same XV that beat Wasps in the semi-finals.

# saracens-fc - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Ex-Leinster lock Flanagan joins Premiership powerhouse Saracens
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Ex-Leinster lock Flanagan joins Premiership powerhouse Saracens

May 3rd 2016, 12:23 PM 9,278 Views 8 Comments

The 26-year-old Westmeath man has signed a two-year deal with Mark McCall’s side.

# saracens-fc - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

George Kruis cleared of biting - and Saracens are calling the charge an 'absolute travesty'
# Free Man
# Free Man

George Kruis cleared of biting - and Saracens are calling the charge an 'absolute travesty'

Apr 6th 2016, 8:44 AM 2,861 Views 2 Comments

England star free to play against Northampton in the Champions Cup quarter-finals.