With the Blues first team at home to Ealing Trailfinders at Goldington Road, the Blues Academy U19s travel to take on the Ealing Academy U20 side on the same day in the capital.

With a number of players out due to injury, the Blues make six changes to the starting line-up that played Loughborough University in their last game. 

In the pack Ben Thompson starts at prop, Reuben Pritchard starts at flanker with Charley Harvey and Mozez Gunda returning from injury in the second row and at No.8 respectively.  In the back line Max McMinn starts at fly half and Paul Aguele returns at centre.

The game is at the Ealing Trailfinders ground - Vallis Way, Ealing, London, W13 0DD, and kicks off at 1.00pm.

1 Ben Thompson, 2 Charlie Robinson, 3 Henry Peck, 4 Charlie Harvey, 5 Jacob Moody, 6 Rueben Pritchard, 7 Rahat Choudhury, 8 Mozez Guda, 9 Olly Howard (capt), 10 Max McMinn, 11 Ross Taylor, 12 Paul Aguele, 13 Jack Gibbs, 14 Matt Shacklady, 15 Liam Shields.

16 Leon Patel-Champion, 17 Chayse Tyler, 18 Jake Wardle, 19 Cameron Lawes, 20 Tim Herbert, 21 Ethan Hughes, 22 Alfie Clarke, 23 Tom Jennings.

Next Home Match

Friday 23rd August
1st XV Pre Season
Goldington Road