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Paul Gustard set to unleash new-look Harlequins

Posted On: 12 Aug 2020   |   Posted By: Planet Rugby

Paul Gustard set to unleash new-look Harlequins

Harlequins head of rugby Paul Gustard believes his team will emerge as a different animal when the 2019/20 Premiership season resumes this weekend.
The five-month break following the coronavirus pandemic has meant Quins have been able to get a host of their injured stars fit again.
The likes of Mike Brown, Joe Marchant, Ben Tapuai and Nathan Earle are back while Chris Ashton comes into the frame having signed before lockdown.
Quins also have the impeding arrivals of South African trio Wilco Louw, Andre Esterhuizen and Tyrone Green to give their play-off chasing squad a further boost.
Gustard said: “Wilco and Andre we are expecting this weekend, and Tyrone should be not long after that.
“We've got numbers but it will give us a nice boost when those guys arrive.
“Other than that we are thankful that we have pretty much 90 per cent of the squad fit and available.
“In the first half of the season we were operating at between 45 and 54 per cent of the squad fit, so it's a big sea change to have those players...

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