Mako Vunipola Maro Itoje named in weakened Saracens XV for Munster clash

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Champions Cup Pool Four: Munster v Saracens, Saturday December 7th, Thomond Park (kick-off 5.30pm, BT Sport)

Maro Itoje is the sole member of England’s Rugby World Cup contingent to be named in the Saracens squad for Saturday’s Champions Cup clash with Munster.

The English and European champions were hit by a 35-point Premiership points deduction earlier this season after breaking league salary cap rules.

This prompted director of rugby Mark McCall to say domestic survival would be his side’s priority, and he has resisted the temptation of recalling his big guns for the daunting trip to Thomond Park.

That means there is no place for Owen Farrell, Billy or Mako Vunipola in the matchday squad – although Itoje has been named to start in the secondrow alongside Australia in

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