England retain 16 players

Date published: March 4 2015

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England will retain 16 players for the remainder of the training week at Pennyhill Park ahead of next weekend's Six Nations game with Scotland.

The whole of the starting XV that faced Ireland, minus Alex Goode with Mike Brown back involved, plus Billy Twelvetrees will stay in camp.

In addition, Ed Slater and Manu Tuilagi (both Leicester Tigers) and Joe Launchbury (Wasps) will be in camp to continue their rehabilitation.

Players retained for training:

Dave Attwood, Mike Brown, Luther Burrell, Dan Cole, George Ford, Dylan Hartley, James Haskell, Jonathan Joseph, George Kruis, Joe Marler, Jack Nowell, Chris Robshaw, Billy Twelvetrees, Billy Vunipola, Anthony Watson, Ben Youngs

Retained for rehabilitation:

Joe Launchbury, Ed Slater, Manu Tuilagi

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