Harlequins announce squad to play Bristol United (a) in Premiership Shield

Saturday, 1st December 2018 @ 12:00

Lasike and Alofa named in strong starting XV as Shield competition resumes

Paul Lasike and Alofa Alofa, who both returned from international action last week, have been selected in a strong Harlequins XV to play Bristol United in the Premiership Shield on Sunday (kick-off: 13:45).

Lasike, who has been with the US camp this autumn plays at Inside centre and with Samoan Alofa outside him as Quins look to continue their impressive Shield season in which they have won three and lost one so far. Charlie Walker starts at Full-back for the trip to Bristol with Ross Chisholm at Fly-half.

Archie White, at number eight, will captain the side in a back row that includes the experienced campaigner Luke Wallace and Academy product Jack Kenningham.   

Harlequins XV to play Bristol United (kick-off: 13:45)

15 Charlie Walker
14 Max Coyle
13 Alofa Alofa
12 Paul Lasike
11 Harry Barlow
10 Ross Chisholm
9 Niall Saunders

1 Nick Auterac
2 George Head
3 Josh Ibuanopke
4 George Hammond
5 Nick Brown (GP)
6 Jack Kenningham
7 Luke Wallace
8 Archie White (Captain)

Game Changers   
16 Jack Musk       
17 Mark Lambert       
18 Kieran Sassone         
20 Daniel Johnson (GP)         
21 Dave Lewis     
23 Henry Cheeseman

Harlequins are back in action at The Stoop against Benetton Rugby on Saturday 15th December in the European Challenge Cup. Buy your tickets here.


Harlequins fly-half Marcus Smith ahead of our Gallagher Premiership match against Worcester Warriors.

Harlequins Ladies will look to make history and break the record attendance for a women's club rugby match in this country when they face Gloucester Hartpury in The Game Changer: an annual celebration of the women’s game at The Stoop (Saturday 30th M

Forwards Coach Alex Codling looks ahead to our home matches against both Worcester Warriors and Bristol Bears.