Gloucester duo Jonny May and Billy Twelvetrees have been named in the starting line-up as England take on France in their opening RBS Six Nations match in Paris on Saturday

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Gloucester duo Jonny May and Billy Twelvetrees have been named in the starting line-up as England take on France in their opening RBS Six Nations match in Paris on Saturday.

Ben Morgan is named amongst the replacements at the Stade de France.

May, who made his England debut during the Summer tour of South America makes his RBS Six Nations debut after an impressive season in Cherry and White. He is joined in the starting line-up by Billy Twelvetrees who starts at inside centre and number eight Ben Morgan is named amongst the replacements as head coach Stuart Lancaster names a new look squad.

England will field new caps Luther Burrell (Northampton Saints) and Jack Nowell (Exeter Chiefs) in their RBS 6 Nations opener against France on Saturday.

And they will be joined by Danny Care - starting his first game for England since playing Italy in last year's tournament.

While four of the backline are changed from the team that started against New Zealand, the pack remains unchanged.

Lancaster said: "We can't wait for Saturday. We've had a good two weeks and all the players have pushed hard for selection.

"Congratulations to Jack and Luther who deserve their chance, as does Jonny May starting his first RBS 6 Nations game. It's also great to see Brad Barritt back with his experience and leadership in the 23, while Alex Goode will give us good cover at 15 and 10.

"We felt the pack went well in the autumn and it's right to leave it unchanged but we have some quality players, including two British Lions in Tom and Mako, to come on."

George Ford (Bath Rugby), Matt Mullan (London Wasps) and Anthony Watson (Bath Rugby) will travel as cover.

England (v France, RBS 6 Nations, Stade de France, Saturday, 5pm GMT, live on BBC Sport): 15 Mike Brown (Harlequins, 21 caps) 14 Jack Nowell (Exeter Chiefs, uncapped) 13 Luther Burrell (Northampton Saints, uncapped) 12 Billy Twelvetrees (Gloucester Rugby, 8 caps) 11 Jonny May (Gloucester Rugby, 1 cap) 10 Owen Farrell (Saracens, 19 caps) 9 Danny Care (Harlequins, 42 caps) 1 Joe Marler (Harlequins, 15 caps) 2 Dylan Hartley (Northampton Saints, 50 caps) 3 Dan Cole (Leicester Tigers, 43 caps) 4 Joe Launchbury (London Wasps, 14 caps) 5 Courtney Lawes (Northampton Saints, 25 caps) 6 Tom Wood (Northampton Saints, 23 caps) 7 Chris Robshaw (Harlequins, capt, 20 caps) 8 Billy Vunipola (Saracens, 5 caps).

Replacements: 16 Tom Youngs (Leicester Tigers, 12 caps) 17 Mako Vunipola (Saracens, 10 caps) 18 Henry Thomas (Sale Sharks, 2 caps) 19 Dave Attwood (Bath Rugby, 5 caps) 20 Ben Morgan (Gloucester Rugby, 15 caps) 21 Lee Dickson (Northampton Saints, 12 caps) 22 Brad Barritt (Saracens, 16 caps) 23 Alex Goode (Saracens, 13 caps)

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