David Strettle

After a three week break, second placed Saracens return to Aviva Premiership Rugby action on Sunday against Newcastle Falcons at Vicarage Road, kick off is 3pm.

In team news ahead of the game, Matt Stevens gets his second start for the club to come in at loose head prop while second row Hayden Smith, scrum half Neil De Kock and wing James Short return to the starting XV.

Chris Wyles is named at outside centre with Adam Powell continuing his return from injury on the bench.

David Strettle, fresh from international duty with England, starts at wing while Scottish international back row Kelly Brown is on the bench.

Saracens line-up vs Newcastle Falcons

15 Alex Goode

14 David Strettle

13 Chris Wyles

12 Brad Barritt

11 James Short

10 Owen Farrell

9 Neil de Kock

1 Matt Stevens

2 Schalk Brits

3 Carlos Nieto

4 Steve Borthwick (c)

5 Hayden Smith

6 Justin Melck

7 Andy Saull

8 Ernst Joubert

16 Jamie George

17 Jared Saunders

18 Petrus du Plessis

19 Hugh Vyvyan

20 Kelly Brown

21 Richard Wigglesworth

22 Adam Powell

23 Noah Cato