Saracens handed Farrell fitness boost

Times Series: Saracens fly-half Owen Farrell. Picture: Action Images

5:14pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Saracens have allayed injury fears surrounding their England fly-half Owen Farrell.

McCall: As good as we've played all season

Times Series: Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall. Picture: Action Images

5:30pm Monday 14th April 2014

Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall says his side played as well as they have all season in beating Northampton Saints on Sunday.

Sarries deal Saints psychological blow

Times Series: Richard Wigglesworth tries to make a break. Picture: Action Images

5:31pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Saracens survived a late fightback from Northampton to land a psychological blow on their closest Aviva Premiership rivals ahead of the looming play-offs.

Joubert to miss remainder of the season

Times Series: Ernst Joubert tackles Northampton's Vasily Artemyev (Picture: Action Images)

5:05pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Saracens’ vice captain Ernst Joubert has been ruled out for the remainder of the season.

FAN'S VIEW: Battle of the backrows as Sarries and Saints go head-to-head

Times Series: Billy Vunipola against Bath earlier this season. Picture: Action Images

4:40pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Sunday’s game will be billed as the battle of the top two.

McCall 'grateful' to reach Heineken Cup semi-finals

Times Series: Mark McCall believes his side will bounce back next year: Action Images

12:51pm Sunday 6th April 2014

Mark McCall says he is ‘grateful’ to have reached the semi-finals of the Heineken Cup after Saracens beat 14-man Ulster 17-15 at Ravenhill.

Sarries edge past battling Ulster to reach Euro semis

Times Series: Chris Ashton touches down Saracens' third try. Picture: Action Images

10:36pm Saturday 5th April 2014

Saracens booked their second straight Heineken Cup semi-final this evening, but were made to battle tooth and nail by a 14-man Ulster in an astonishing clash which hung in the balance right to the end at the newly constructed Ravenhill.

FAN'S VIEW: Sarries relishing intimidating trips

Times Series: Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall. Picture: Action Images

9:55am Tuesday 1st April 2014

Ever since the start of the ‘new era’ Saracens, the way in which they go about their team bonding has set them apart from the rest.

Sarries stay at summit

Times Series: Alex Goode celebrates his try. Picture: Action Images

6:52pm Saturday 29th March 2014

Saracens maintained their position at the top of the Aviva Premiership table with a bonus-point 32-20 win over local rivals Wasps at Adams Park.

FAN'S VIEW: Farrell could be crucial now crunch time has arrived

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

10:01am Tuesday 25th March 2014

With only five regular season premiership games remaining and a Heineken cup tie with Ulster on the horizon, crunch time is here.

McCall raises concerns over Strettle incident

Times Series: Marcelo Bosch celebrates scoring Sarries' fifth try. Picture: Action Images

11:02am Sunday 23rd March 2014

Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall questioned why a dangerous tackle on David Strettle was not referred to the television match official in the Aviva Premiership leaders' 39-17 victory over Harlequins.

Sarries winger Short signs for London Irish

Times Series: James Short scores title-winning try against Leicester in 2011. Picture: Action Images

12:31pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

London Irish have announced the permanent signing of Saracens winger James Short on a two-year deal.

Olympic hero out to catch a million at Sarries clash

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

12:20pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

He jumped for gold at London 2012, but now Olympic gold medallist Greg Rutherford is planning to catch £1million for Sport Relief at Wembley on Saturday, when Saracens take on Harlequins in the Premiership.

Fan's View: Sarries must take care of seasoned supporters

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

10:36am Tuesday 18th March 2014

Saracens fan Louise Warr hopes the club continue to look after their most loyal supporters after new season ticket prices have been released.

Fan's View: Sarries trio shine in LV= Cup

Times Series: Ben Spencer has been showing his class in the LV= Cup for Saracens. Picture: Action Images

9:49am Tuesday 11th March 2014

Saracens fan Louise Warr picks out three players to have shone in the LV= Cup this season for the Men in Black.

McCall laments missed chances after Saints loss

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

12:21pm Monday 10th March 2014

Saracens boss Mark McCall rued missed opportunites after the Men in Black were beaten 26-7 by Northampton Saints in the semi-final of the LV= Cup.

Ashton not giving up on World Cup dream

Times Series: Chris Ashton. Picture: Action Images

7:00am Friday 7th March 2014

Chris Ashton insists his fire to star on the international stage has never burned brighter after being frozen out by Stuart Lancaster in this year’s Six Nations.

Fan's View: Smooth transition for Barrington

Times Series: Richard Barrington (left). Picture: Action Images

3:17pm Monday 3rd March 2014

Stepping in to the shoes of a British and Irish Lion is no easy task, especially if the lion in question is a bulldozing Mako Vunipola.

McCall hails Tomkins after victory over Chiefs

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

10:35am Monday 24th February 2014

Saracens boss Mark McCall hailed the returning Joel Tomkins after the Men in Black beat Exeter Chiefs 23-10 in the Premiership.

Stevens set for Sharks move

Times Series: Matt Stevens. Picture: Action Images

9:38am Tuesday 18th February 2014

Saracens prop Matt Stevens has reportedly agreed to move back to his childhood home this summer to play for Super 15 side Natal Sharks.

McCall applauds Sarries' international class

Times Series: Saracens' Mako Vunipola in action with Sale Sharks' Andrei Ostrikov. Picture: Action Images

10:39am Monday 17th February 2014

Saracens boss Mark McCall hailed his returning international stars as they inspired the Men in Black to a 15-10 win over Sale Sharks.

Fan's View: Irish wake-up call can spur on Sarries

Times Series: Head and shoulders above: Steve Borthwick catches a line-out. Picture: Action Images

9:37am Tuesday 11th February 2014

Saracens fan Louise Warr believes London Irish defeat can spur the team on to greater things this season.

Saracens duo retain England spots in unchanged XV

Times Series: Both Billy Vunipola and Owen Farrell have retained their England places. Picture: Action Images

11:50am Thursday 6th February 2014

Saracens duo Owen Farrell and Billy Vunipola have retained their England places for the Six Nations game with Scotland on Saturday - as Stuart Lancaster names an unchanged 23-man squad for the first time during his tenure.

Fan's View: LV= Cup in desperate need of reform

Times Series: Jacques Burger (R) is tackled by Northampton Saints Kahn Fotuali'i. Picture: Action Images

9:45am Tuesday 4th February 2014

Saracens fan Louise Warr believes the LV= Cup fails to capture fans' imaginations and is in urgent need of reform.

Sanderson rues Sarries indiscipline after Saints loss

Times Series: Alex Sanderson. Picture: Action Images

11:39am Monday 3rd February 2014

Saracens coach Alex Sanderson believes his team should have beat Northampton Saints on Saturday and that the defeat was due to the Men in Black's indiscipline.

New Sarries contracts for McCall and staff

Times Series: Mark McCall. Picture: Action Images

12:36pm Wednesday 29th January 2014

Saracens have handed director of rugby Mark McCall and seven other members of the coaching staff new contracts until June 2017.

Fan's View: Who actually profits from salary cap rise?

Times Series: Saracens fly-half Owen Farrell. Picture: Action Images

12:00pm Tuesday 28th January 2014

Saracens fan Louise Warr analyses the Premiership salary cap rise and assesses what effect it will have on the game.

Unfinished business for Sarries, says Sanderson

Times Series: Nathan Earle of Saracens (L) and Alex Crockett of Newcastle. Picture: Action Images

9:34am Tuesday 28th January 2014

Saracens coach Alex Sanderson wants the Men in Black to put right last year's disappointment in the LV= Cup by winning the competition this year.

Ashton: I don’t see how it can work any better

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

2:37pm Monday 27th January 2014

Saracens and England winger Chris Ashton will help Barnet’s next generation of rugby stars maintain a balance of sport and study by joining up with a national education project.

Auterac to leave Saracens

Times Series: Nick Auterac playing for Saracens in November 2012. Picture: Action Images

10:25am Thursday 23rd January 2014

Promising prop Nick Auterac is set to leave Saracens at the end of the season to join Bath.

England should drop Ashton, says Guscott

Times Series: Chris Ashton. Picture: Action Images

11:20am Wednesday 22nd January 2014

Former England centre Jeremy Guscott believes Stuart Lancaster should drop Saracens winger Chris Ashton ahead of the Six Nations.

Fan's View: Time for Sarries to prove their European worth

Times Series: Mako Vunipola of Saracens (L) in action with Robbie Henshaw of Connacht. Picture: Action Images

12:00pm Tuesday 21st January 2014

Saracens fan Louise Warr believes the Men in Black are yet to prove themselves among the European elite.

Former England players question Strettle omission

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

9:50am Tuesday 21st January 2014

Michael Dawson and Austin Healey have questioned England boss Stuart Lancaster's decision to leave Saracens winger David Strettle out of his Six Nations squad.

Sarries cruise into last eight

Times Series: David Strettle (Picture: Action Images)

8:11pm Saturday 18th January 2014

Saracens booked their place in the Heineken Cup quarter-finals with a thumping 64-6 victory over Connacht at Allianz Park.

Fan's View: Is Sarries' spirit holding Ashton back?

Times Series: Chris Ashton (left) and Brad Barritt (right). Picture: Action Images

10:02am Tuesday 14th January 2014

Saracens fan Louise Warr wonders if the Men in Black's club spirit makes it harder for players to perform on the international stage.

McCall frustrated after Toulouse loss

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

9:42am Monday 13th January 2014

Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall was frustrated by his team's latest performance in the Heineken Cup after the Men in Black lost 21-11 to Toulouse.

Saracens name squad to face Sharks

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

11:28am Wednesday 8th January 2014

Saracens have named a strong 23-man squad for the north-south clash against Cell C Sharks at Allianz Park on Saturday, January 25.

Fan's View: Attacking Sarries have nothing to fear

Times Series: Chris Ashton scoring a try against Leicester Tigers earlier this season. Picture: Action Images

9:44am Tuesday 7th January 2014

Saracens fan Louise Warr believes the Men in Black can hurt Toulouse with their newly-found attacking style in the Heineken Cup on Saturday.

Sarries cruise past Gloucester

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

6:24pm Saturday 4th January 2014

Rampant Saracens reclaimed top spot in the Aviva Premiership from their major title rivals Northampton after earning a crushing 29-8 win over Gloucester at Kingsholm.

Short joins Wasps on loan

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

12:05pm Tuesday 31st December 2013

Saracens winger James Short has joined London Wasps on loan until the end of the season.

'A very satisfying result for us'

Times Series: Mark McCall. Picture: Action Images

1:42pm Sunday 29th December 2013

Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall was pleased with the "very satisfying" 26-8 bonus-point victory over Worcester that maintained his side's dominance of the Aviva Premiership.

Sarries ease to Worcester win

Times Series: Alex Goode scores Sarries third try. Picture: Action Images

9:22pm Saturday 28th December 2013

Saracens wrapped up an easy 26-8 Aviva Premiership victory to remain in charge at the top of the table and leave opponents Worcester staring ominously at the relegation trap door.

McCall beams after Sarries tame Tigers

Times Series: Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall. Picture: Action Images

7:20pm Sunday 22nd December 2013

Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall believed the periods shortly before and after half-time were crucial in deciding the Men in Black’s 49-10 thrashing of Leicester Tigers.

Six-try Sarries demolish sorry Leicester

Times Series: Head and shoulders above: Steve Borthwick catches a line-out. Picture: Action Images

5:27pm Saturday 21st December 2013

It may have been the first time ever at a live match in the UK that fans could watch replays on their mobile phones but there was little Leicester Tigers supporters would have wanted to see again at Allianz Park as Saracens romped to an emphatic 49-10 win over their title rivals.

Fan's view: Challenges posed by Sharks test

Times Series: Former Saracens forward John Smit is now CEO of the Sharks. Picture: Action Images

12:13pm Wednesday 18th December 2013

Saracens fan Louise Warr weighs up the pros and cons of Saracens playing against The Sharks in January.

Goode vows to challenge Brown for England shirt

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

12:17pm Tuesday 17th December 2013

Alex Goode is happy to concede that Mike Brown deserves his chance as England’s full-back, but the Saracens man has warned his rival that he is coming for his number 15 shirt in the Six Nations.

Rampant Sarries crush Zebre

Times Series: Chris Ashton scores in trademark fashion. Picture: Action Images

7:44pm Saturday 14th December 2013

England fly-half Owen Farrell inspired Saracens to keep up the pressure at the top of Pool 3 in the Heineken Cup, inspiring his side to a 64-7 mauling of basement-boys Zebre.

Kikutani to train with Saracens

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

5:29pm Wednesday 11th December 2013

Japanese international back-rower Takashi Kikutani has begun training with Saracens.

Fan's View: Unsung Wyles leads the way

Times Series: Chris Wyles. Picture: Action Images

9:32am Tuesday 10th December 2013

It was mission complete against Zebre on Saturday with Saracens notching up all five available points.

Smith rejoins Saracens

Times Series: Picture: Action Images

3:47pm Monday 9th December 2013

Lock forward Hayden Smith has rejoined Saracens after spending 18 months with the New York Jets.






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