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Six Tigers stay with England squad

All six Leicester Tigers players have been retained in England’s 27-man squad ahead of Saturday’s game against Italy.

England head coach Eddie Jones includes Dan Cole, Ellis Genge, George Ford, Jonny May, Manu Tuilagi and Ben Youngs for the Guinness Six Nations match at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday (4.45pm).

Charlie Ewels has been called up as injury cover for Maro Itoje, while Ollie Thorley is retained as injury cover for Jack Nowell.
 
England squad
Forwards
Dan Cole (Leicester Tigers)

Luke Cowan-Dickie (Exeter Chiefs)
Tom Curry (Sale Sharks)
Charlie Ewels (Bath Rugby)
Ellis Genge (Leicester Tigers)
Jamie George (Saracens)
Nathan Hughes (Wasps)
Maro Itoje (Saracens)
George Kruis (Saracens)
Joe Launchbury (Wasps)
Ben Moon (Exeter Chiefs)
Brad Shields (Wasps)
Kyle Sinckler (Harlequins)
Billy Vunipola (Saracens)
Mark Wilson (Newcastle Falcons)
 
Backs
Joe Cokanasiga (Bath Rugby)
Elliot Daly (Wasps)
Owen Farrell (Saracens) (c)
George Ford (Leicester Tigers)
Jonny May (Leicester Tigers)

Jack Nowell (Exeter Chiefs)
Dan Robson (Wasps)
Henry Slade (Exeter Chiefs)
Ollie Thorley (Gloucester Rugby)
Ben Te’o (Worcester Warriors)
Manu Tuilagi (Leicester Tigers)
Ben Youngs (Leicester Tigers)