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Loan Watch | Tigers in action this weekend

While Leicester Tigers host Saracens in Round 3 of the 21/22 Gallagher Premiership season, several members of the squad are in action elsewhere up-and-down the United Kingdom for their loan clubs.

Members of the senior squad and senior academy squad currently on loan are:

  • Jordan Olowofela (Dragons, United Rugby Championship)
  • Sam Aspland-Robinson (Coventry Rugby, Championship)
  • Dan Richardson (Coventry Rugby, Championship)
  • Harry Simmons (Jersey Reds, Championship)
  • Joe Browning (Nottingham, Championship)
  • Lewis Chessum (Nottingham, Championship)
  • Jacob Cusick (Nottingham, Championship)
  • Sam Edwards (Nottingham, Championship)
  • Tim Hoyt (Nottingham, Championship)
  • Archie Vanes (Nottingham, Championship)
  • Jack Rowntree (Loughborough Students, National League 2 North)
  • Seb Smith (Loughborough Students, National League 2 North)

In addition to those players on loan, Dan Lancaster and James Whitcombe have been dual-registered with Nottingham Rugby as part of the club's Performance Partnership with the Championship club. 


On Friday night, six Tigers will feature for Notts in their match against Hartpury.

In the starting side, James Whitcombe is named at loosehead prop and Joe Browning on the wing.

Among the replacements named are Tim Hoyt, Sam Edwards, Dan Lancaster and Jacob Cusick.


Jordan Olowofela has been named to start on the left wing for Dragons in their United Rugby Championship game against Leinster.

Olowofela featured in the pre-season fixture for Dragons against Tigers at Mattioli Woods Welford Road.