Six members of the Leicester Tigers Senior Academy have been included in the England Under-20s matchday squad for their Six Nations game against Wales at Colwyn Bay’s Stadiwm on Friday night.
Lewis Chessum captains the side for the third time in this season's tournament at lock in a forward pack that includes clubmates Tim Hoyt and Finn Carnduff, while Joseph Woodward starts at inside centre.
Tigers duo Robert Carmichael and Joshua Manz are included among the replacements.
ENGLAND UNDER-20s XV
15 Sam Harris (Bath Rugby)
14 Tobias Elliott (Saracens)
13 Rekeiti Ma'asi-White (Sale Sharks)
12 Joseph Woodward (Leicester Tigers)
11 Josh Hathaway (Gloucester)
10 Monty Bradbury (London Irish)
9 Charlie Bracken (Saracens)
1 Archie McArthur (Gloucester)
2 Finn Theobald-Thomas (Gloucester)
3 Tim Hoyt (Leicester Tigers)
4 Danny Eite (Gloucester)
5 Lewis Chessum (Leicester Tigers)
6 Finn Carnduff (Leicester Tigers)
7 Tristan Woodman (Sale Sharks)
8 Greg Fisilau (Exeter Chiefs)
REPLACEMENTS: 16 Calum Scott (London Irish), 17 Asher Opoku-Fordjour (Sale Sharks), 18 Afolabi Fasogbon (London Irish), 19 Robert Carmichael (Leicester Tigers), 20 Joshua Manz (Leicester Tigers); 21 Nye Thomas (Sale Sharks), 22 Louie Johnson (Newcastle Falcons), 23 Benjamin Waghorn (Harlequins)