TOUL
No.Name
15Leigh Halfpenny, FB
2
3
14Josua Tuisova, W
13Matt Carraro, C
12Ma'a Nonu, C
11Bryan Habana, W
T
10Francois Trinh-Duc, FH
9Sebastien Tillous-Borde, SH
1Florian Fresia, P
2Guilhem Guirado, H
3Levan Chilachava, P
T
4Samu Manoa, L
5Mamuka Gorgodze, L
6Charles Ollivon, FL
7Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe, FL
8Duane Vermeulen, N8
Replacements
16Jean Charles Orioli, R
17Xavier Chiocci, R
18Manasa Saulo, R
19Liam Gill, R
20Mathieu Bastareaud, R
21Pierre Bernard, R
22Eric Escande, R
23Romain Taofifenua, R

*Players currently on the pitch are shown in bold

Game Info

Venue: Stade Mayol
10:15 AM, October 15, 2016
2041dPA Sport

Saracens edge Toulon in battle of champions

Saracens sent out a real statement of intent as they kicked off the defence of their European Champions Cup crown by beating French giants Toulon 31-23 at Stade Mayol.

Match Commentary

81'23-31 End of second half
80'Saracens hold Toulon out to deny them a losing bonus point. In the context of this pool, that could be crucial. Huge performance from the defending champions.
79'Alex Goode kicks it out on the full, gifting Toulon one final chance of a losing bonus point.

Match Stats

TOUL
Possession
SARAC
55%
45%
Territory
53%
47%
TOUL
SARAC
117Runs79
343Meters Run279
6Clean Breaks6
91Tackles153
12Missed Tackles19
15Turnover Knock On11

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