Rob Webber of Bath looks on during the Aviva Premiership match between Bath and Leicester Tigers
Rob Webber of Bath looks on during the Aviva Premiership match between Bath and Leicester Tigers David Rogers - Getty Images

Webber and Thomas added to England line-up ahead of Test

FORWARDS Rob Webber and Henry Thomas have been added to England's squad as injury cover ahead of Saturday's Test against the Wallabies at Twickenham.

Bath hooker Webber has been brought in with Dylan Hartley struggling with an ankle problem, while Sale prop Thomas is insurance for David Wilson who has a calf injury.

Coach Stuart Lancaster will announce his team on Thursday.

Meanwhile, Wales scrum-half Mike Phillips has been sacked by his French Top 14 club Bayonne after being accused of turning up drunk for training.


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