Luke Arscott’s England dreams may always remain unfulfilled but Bath’s new signing believes he can replace those ambitions by bringing glory to The Rec.
He is the man charged with filling the shoes of Clermont-bound Nick Abendanon but, much like his predecessor, Stuart Lancaster has turned a blind eye to his services.
Abendanon’s England career flickered briefly with two caps in 2007, despite a career spanning nine years and in excess of 200 appearances at The Rec.
The window of opportunity in a Red Rose shirt also appears to have come and gone for Arscott after four years in the international wilderness at Exeter Chiefs.
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