Andy Saull

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Andy Saull
Andy Saull 2014 (cropped).jpg
Full name Andrew Saull
Date of birth (1988-09-27) September 27, 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth London
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 103 kg (16 st 3 lb)[1]
School Bancroft's School
University Birkbeck, University of London
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Flanker
Youth clubs
Woodford RFC
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2007–2013
2013–2015
2015–
Saracens
Newcastle Falcons
Yorkshire Carnegie
108
20
(50)
(25)
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2003-2004
2006-2007
2008‐2009
2009
England U16
England U18
England U20
England Saxons

Andy Saull (born 27 September 1988 in London) is a rugby union player who plays at flanker for Newcastle Falcons in the Aviva Premiership.

Early life[edit]

He was educated at Bancroft's School and Birkbeck, University of London. He formative years were spent playing for Woodford R.F.C. in Redbridge.

Club career[edit]

Saull made his debut for Saracens in an EDF Energy Cup match against Bristol Rugby.[2] He made his first Premiership start on the 12 September 2008 against Sale Sharks.[3]

He made his full debut for Saracens in 2007-08 season against Bristol in the EDF Energy Cup. A regular in the team in the 2010/11 title winning season, a leg injury picked up in the final prevented him from joining up with England Saxons that summer.[1] Saull made his 100th appearance for Saracens on the 27 December 2011, after replacing the injured Jacques Burger in the squad.[4]

On 18 April 2013, Newcastle Falcons signed Saull to a two-year contract from the 2013-14 season.[5] On 17 April 2015, Saull signs for Yorkshire Carnegie, competing in the RFU Championship on a two-year contract from the 2015-16 season.[6]

International career[edit]

Saull was a member of the grand slam winning England Under 20 team in 2008,[7] although he missed much of the season with a broken leg.

Saull made his England Saxons debut against Portugal in January, 2009.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Andy Saull". Saracens. Archived from the original on 2012-06-12. Retrieved 12 June 2012. 
  2. ^ "Saracens 45–15 Bristol". BBC. 2007-11-04. Retrieved 2009-08-13. 
  3. ^ "Sale 18–15 Saracens". Saracens official site. 2008-09-12. Archived from the original on 2008-07-03. Retrieved 2008-09-23. 
  4. ^ "Harlequins 11-19 Saracens". BBC. 2011-12-27. Retrieved 2011-12-28. 
  5. ^ "Newcastle Falcons sign Saracens flanker Any Saull". BBC Sport. 18 April 2013. Retrieved 25 April 2015. 
  6. ^ "Yorkshire Carnegie sign ENgland Saxons flanker Andy Saull from Newcastle Falcons". Yorkshire Evening Post. 17 April 2015. 
  7. ^ "England U-20 43–14 Ireland U-20". RTÉ. 2008-03-14. Retrieved 2009-08-13. 
  8. ^ "England Saxons 66–0 Portugal". BBC. 2009-01-30. Retrieved 2009-08-13. 

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