Saracens forward Maro Itoje believes he can step into the injury-depleted England back row this autumn.
Saracens Maro Itoje could replace Chris Robshaw for England as they prepare to face Australia in the first of three Tests.
LONDON, Oct 21 (Reuters) - England lock George Kruis has undergone ankle surgery and will miss the Autumn internationals, his club Saracens said on Friday.
Saracens and England lock George Kruis will be out for "a number of weeks" after having surgery on an ankle injury.
Saracens forward Maro Itoje is in line to make his England debut after he was named on the bench to play Italy.