East Sunday on Welford Road, Leicester will receive a visit from Harlequins by date 22 and the last of the regular phase of the Premiership, a match that can be enjoyed live from 11 a.m. on ESPN Play.
In the party will be Martin Landajo who will wait for his chance to enter the field of play. Both teams they will close a season with irregular results, although the exCASI and Jaguares club for now buckled a ticket for the 2020/21 Champions Cup.
Without the presence of Santiago García Botta due to injury, in the Quins the captain Chris Robshaw He will play his 300th game and it will be his last as he will continue his career in the San Diego Legion of the US league. The former member of the England team (2009-2018) has been with the club since 2006 and will be the second player to add such a number of games in Harlequins, behind fullback Mike Brown (334 games). Robshaw will be the captain for the 142nd time, a record for the Quins, as well as being the only player to win the Premiership Player of the Year award twice.
On the side of Leicester, without Tomás Lavanini injured and Facundo Gigena with rest, will not have Argentines on the court and Steve Borthwick decided thirteen modifications regarding the team that lost to Bristol. A season to be forgotten for a team that is the most winning team in the history of the tournament. Two more Argentines will join the team next season: Matías Moroni and Joaquín Díaz Bonilla.
Leicester: 1 Ellis Genge, 2- Tom Youngs (c), 3-Dan Cole; 4- Harry Wells, 5- Calum Green; 6- Luke Wallace, 7- Tommy Reffell, 8- Hanro Liebenberg; 9- Ben Youngs, 10- George Ford, 11- Nemani Nadolo, 12- Matt Scott, 13- Kini Murimurivalu, 14- Kobus van Wyk; 15- Freddie Stewart.
Substitutes: 16- Charlie Clare, 17- Ryan Bower, 18- Nefi Leatigaga, 19- Blake Enever, 20- Thom Smith, 21- Jack Van Poortvliet, 22- Zack Henry, 23- Jaco Taute.
Harlequins: 1- Jordan Els, 2- George Head, 3- Simon Kerrod; 4- Dino Lamb, 5- Glen Young; 6- Chris Robshaw (c), 7- Will Evans, 8- Alex Dombrandt; 9- Danny Care, 10- Brett Herron; 11- Nathan Earle, 12- Andre Esterhuizen, 13- James Lang, 14- Joe Marchant; 15- Aaron Morris.
Substitutes: 16- Jack Musk, 17- Marc Thomas, 18- Wilco Louw, 19- Tevita Cavubati, 20- Tom Lawday, 21- Martín Landajo, 22- Ben Tapuai, 23- Louis Lynagh.