Brad Barritt commits his long-term future to Saracens with contract extension
ESPN Staff
April 22, 2015

Brad Barritt has joined Owen Farrell in signing a new long-term contract extension with Saracens.

The centre, who has won 22 caps for England and played over 140 games for Saracens, said he was "absolutely delighted to stay a part of the Saracens family."

He added: "I consider this place home and I'm really looking forward to the years ahead with this fantastic club. It has been a privilege to be a part of this successful team and this squad's evolution over the years.

"This club has been really come on in the past seven seasons and I'm really looking forward to some happy and successful years ahead.

"I'm very grateful to all the coach's and the players alongside me for their help in pushing me to play for higher honours. It's been great to be part of the ride, and I'd like to think we're still on the journey and the end is still far away." As well as Farrell, Barritt joins Maro Itoje and George Kruis in adding to their current deals at the club.

Mark McCall, the Director of rugby, said: "Since Brad arrived at Saracens in 2008 he has developed into one of the most influential players in both the club and international scene. "Without question, he's the most competitive person that I've come across. In the seven years that he's been here Brad has grown as a player and as a person.

"We're over the moon that Brad sees his long-term future at Allianz Park."

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