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Team bonding key to Saracens success, says Mark McCall - RTE.ie

Mark McCall insists Saracens' squad-bonding trips have been instrumental in developing the team spirit which has underpinned the club's success. On Monday the players returned from a 36-hour jaunt to Barcelona, the latest in a series of brief overseas ...and more »

Saracens 27 Bristol 9: Champions survive scratchy home performance - Telegraph.co.uk

Saracens will travel to Wasps next Saturday knowing that a victory will secure home advantage in the Premiership semi-finals and safe in the knowledge that the defending champions cannot play any worse than this scratchy bonus-point win over relegated ...and more »

Saracens stutter over the line but victory over Bristol keeps home semi-final hope alive ahead of final weekend - The Independent

Saracens moved to within one win of guaranteeing a home Aviva Premiership semi-final but produced one of their worst performances of the season in dispatching relegated Bristol 27-9. Perhaps suffering the after-effects of the 36-hour squad bonding trip ...and more »

Mark McCall's 'band of brothers' culture at Saracens makes them a formidable force - Telegraph.co.uk

It is incredible to think how far Saracens have come in the past decade. I remember in my last season at Wasps, back when we won the Premiership in 2007/08, we put 40 points on them around this time of year to move into the play-off places. Saracens in ...and more »

REPORT: Saracens 27-9 Bristol Rugby - Bristol Rugby (press release)

A gritty and determined Bristol performance wasn't enough to prevent them from going down 27-9 to reigning Premiership and European champions Saracens at Allianz Park on Saturday. Mark Tainton's side had led 9-3 at the break thanks to three Gavin ...and more »

Saracens wake from sluggish start thanks to Petrus du Plessis double - The Guardian

Nick Tompkins runs through the Bristol defence to score Saracens' third try in their 27-9 victory at Allianz Park. Photograph: Henry Browne/Reuters. Having not scored a try in seven years at Saracens, Petrus du Plessis grabbed two in 20 minutes to seal ...and more »

Match Reaction: Saracens 27 Bristol Rugby 9 - Premiership Rugby

Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall admitted his team's performance in their 27-9 victory over Bristol Rugby fell well short of their high standards but refused to let their shortcomings spoil the farewell's of club legends Neil de Kock and Kelly ...and more »

Saracens breach Bristol to cut gap at top - Hampstead and Highgate Express

Saracens closed the gap on Aviva Premiership leaders Wasps with a win over newly-relegated Bristol at Allianz Park. The Hendon-based club now sit two points behind the front-runners with one more league game to play before the play-offs. But the home ...and more »

'Legend' De Kock bids Saracens farewell - Sport24

Cape Town - Former Springbok scrumhalf Neil de Kock will play the final game of his career when Saracens take on Bristol at Allianz Park on Saturday. De Kock, 38, has been at Saracens for the past 11 years and is considered as one of the greats to have ...and more »

TEAM NEWS: Saracens vs Bristol Rugby - Bristol Rugby (press release)

Olly Robinson returns to the starting line-up as Bristol Rugby face reigning Premiership champions Saracens on Saturday (3pm KO). The Line-Up: Saracens. Info. Shopping. Tap to unmute. If playback doesn't begin shortly, try restarting your device. More ...and more »