Joe Marler benched as England name their team to face France in Six Nations
Published 17/03/2016 | 10:17
England have named prop Joe Marler on the bench for Saturday's RBS 6 Nations match against France in Paris, the Rugby Football Union has announced.
Team: M Brown (Harlequins); A Watson (Bath), J Joseph (Bath), O Farrell (Saracens), J Nowell (Exeter); G Ford (Bath), D Care (Harlequins); M Vunipola (Saracens), D Hartley (Northampton, capt), D Cole (Leicester), M Itoje (Saracens), G Kruis (Saracens), C Robshaw (Harlequins), J Haskell (Wasps), B Vunipola (Saracens).
Replacements: L Cowan-Dickie (Exeter), J Marler (Harlequins), K Brookes (Northampton), J Launchbury (Wasps), J Clifford (Harlequins), B Youngs (Leicester), M Tuilagi (Leicester), E Daly (Wasps).