Northampton 24-29 Saracens

Owen Farrell's late penalty secured victory over Saints, who had finished the season at the top of the table. The visitors took an early lead through David Strettle's converted try but Northampton, the 2013-14 champions, fought back to level by half-time. Jamie George's try helped Saracens carve out a five-point lead and they held on to reach Twickenham. They will face either Bath or Leicester Tigers, who meet in Saturday's other semi-final at 17:00 BST, in the final on 30 May. Mark McCall's side only secured their play-off place on the last day of the regular season and they are into the Premiership final for the fourth time in six seasons.
Northampton had won both league meetings between the two sides this season, and beat Saracens in extra-time to lift the Premiership trophy for the first time in their history last May.



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