01/10/2020

Saracens will stay in the Heineken Champions Cup after being fined 50,000 euros instead of a points deduction for fielding an ineligible player.

Titi Lamositele played for the United States at the 2019 Rugby World Cup
Defending champions Saracens will remain in this year’s Champions Cup after receiving a fine for fielding an ineligible player.
Saracens, who were relegated from the Premiership for a series of salary cap breaches, had faced a points deduction.
They admitted Titi Lamositele’s work permit expired the day before January’s Champions Cup win against Racing 92.
But an independent disciplinary committee chose to implement a 50,000 euros (£42,000) fine.
More to follow.