Owen Farrell is out of Saracens’ Euro clash with Glasgow

Saracens fly-half Owen Farrell. Picture: David Rogers/Getty Images
Saracens fly-half Owen Farrell. Picture: David Rogers/Getty Images
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Owen Farrell has been ruled out of Saracens’ European Champions Cup quarter-final with Glasgow Warriors after his wife went into labour.

The England stand-off was due to play his first match since the Calcutta Cup draw with Scotland.

However, his wife Georgie Lyon has gone into labour, causing a reshuffle in the Saracens backline.

Full-back Alex Goode will move to stand-off, with winger Liam Williams switching to 15. David Strettle comes off the bench to fill the wing slot vacated by Williams.