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More Masters matches against Wales this Sunday

The Federation of International Touch Autumn Series ends with more Masters matches in Manchester today (Sunday, September 19th).

England and Wales will play each other in a Men’s 45s Test, with the rest of the day giving England’s Men’s Masters teams the opportunity to challenge themselves each other. There will also be a Men’s 45s B team, with the Men’s 40s and Men’s 50s also playing at Broughton Park RFC.

As with the Opens, a number of players have joined the England teams for the day.

In the Men’s 40s Alex Berger (Brighton and Hove), Mark Glendinning (Bristol Jets), Alan Hubbleday and Russell Kelleway (CSSC London Eagles), while in the Men’s 45s Paul Ainscough (Percy Park), Richard Balmer (Thames Valley Vikings), Luke Hudson (Bristol Jets), Mark Jensen (Ross on Wye), Bill Lees, Kingsley Maunder (Green + Gold), Brett Milligan (Green + Gold), Andy Penniceard (CSSC London Eagles), Richard Saunders (Norwich Rebels) and Adrian Williams (Catterick) will all get game time.

Matches tap off at 10am, with the final match tapping off at 4:30pm. Unfortunately there will be no live streaming for this day. CLICK HERE to see the match schedule.

Men’s 40s

Head Coach – Gene McDonald

Asst Coaches – Marc Boyd, Travis Kenny, Mark Williams

Dougie Benzie (Oxford), Alex Berger (Brighton and Hove), Stuart Block, Aaron Chan (CSSC London Eagles), Semesi Cocker (Chester Cheetahs), Ruez Durrani (Galaxy London), Mark Glendinning (Bristol Jets), Matthew Hall (Nottingham), Andrew Hammond (Oxford), Alan Hubbleday, Matthew Jaynes (Cheltenham), Russell Kelleway (CSSC London Eagles), Daniel Lewis (Cambridge), Matt Mahoney (Brighton and Hove), Christian Prinsloo (Surrey Bisons), Erik Williams (Galaxy London)

Men’s 45s

Head Coach – Niall Buggy

Asst Coaches – Joseph Wright, Matt Watts

Paul Ainscough (Percy Park), Ryan Anglem (CSSC London Eagles), James Barnett, Richard Balmer (Thames Valley Vikings), Steve Bright (Chester Cheetahs), Niel Chambers (Camp Hill), Simon Cooper (Norwich Rebels), Lance Hetherington (Manchester Chargers), Chris Holt (Chester Cheetahs), Lloyd Hook (CSSC London Eagles), Luke Hudson (Bristol Jets), Mark Jensen (Ross on Wye), Bill Lees, Kingsley Maunder (Green + Gold), Brett Milligan (Green + Gold), Andy Penniceard (CSSC London Eagles), Soul Phoenix (Nomads), Ken Pollard (Nottingham), Mark Richings (Surrey Bisons), Mike Roa (Galaxy London), Richard Saunders (Norwich Rebels), Brian Sibthorp (Surrey Bisons), Tim Stoller (CSSC London Eagles), Jeff Sue (Galaxy London), Lee Thompson (Thames Valley Vikings), Adrian Williams (Catterick), Dave Williamson (Green and Gold), Shane Wilson (Bournemouth)

Men’s 50s

Head Coach – Andy Sharpes

Asst Coaches – Mark Holmes, Craig Fielding

Team TBA

We are England Touch

We are the players. We are the supporters, willing us on. We are the medals, waiting to be won. We are the touchdowns, waiting to be scored. We are the men and women of all ages. We are the talent of today. We are the potential for tomorrow. We are one team. We are England Touch