Saracens Annouce 2017/18 Preseason Fixtures, Will Face USA Islanders on August 10th
On June 26th, 2017, the Saracens announced their pre-season fixtures as they begin preparations to three-peat as the European Champions. Of their pre-season fixtures, the warmest and most beautiful location of all is Bermuda.
The Sarries will take to the air to begin training August 6th on the island of Bermuda. The trip begins straight-away after hosting their annual Summer Gathering on August 5th.
Their first match of their training trip will be against the newly formed USA Islanders team which is looking to be highly competitive. The USA Islanders will consist of players from the Pacific and Atlantic Islands who are USA Rugby National team eligible. Amongst the USA Islanders are USA Eagles players Langilangi Haupeakui and Olive Kilifi. The USA team will be coached by the one and only Vaha Esikia who has earned multiple USA Eagles caps.
The match between the USA Islanders and the Saracens will take place at the Bermuda National Sports Centre at 7:30p local time and will give all rugby fans a close up, personal experience with a couple of the best rugby teams in the world. So why wait until September to see the Saracens in Chester, PA when you can travel to beautiful Bermuda for this once in a life time opportunity to experience top notch rugby like never before?