The next gen­er­a­tion mak­ing their name in north London

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Manu Vu­nipola 20, fly-half

A cousin of Mako and Billy, Vu­nipola has al­ready started 10 Premier­ship matches for Sara­cens and is men­tored by Eng­land cap­tain Owen Far­rell.

Kapeli Pifeleti 20, hooker

An­other Vu­nipola cousin, al­though he is also a fully capped United States in­ter­na­tional.

El­liott Oba­toy­inbo 21, full-back/wing

Made first Premier­ship start against Har­lequins last week­end. Elec­tric foot­work and com­pared by for­mer Har­row rugby mas­ter Jesse Coul­son to An­thony Wat­son.

Joel Kpoku 21, sec­ond row

Northamp­ton Saints thought they had cap­tured the for­mer Eng­land Un­der-20 sec­ond row, only for Sara­cens to per­suade him that his fu­ture lay in north London.

Sean Reffell 21, open­side flanker

Set a Sara­cens record by mak­ing an as­ton­ish­ing 39 tack­les in a game. What he lacks in size, he makes up for in work-rate.

Andy Christie 21, blind­side/No8

A dy­namic ball-car­rier who cov­ers a huge amount of ground. Spent a sum­mer in New Zealand be­ing tu­tored by for­mer All Black Rod­ney So’oialo.

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