Andy Farrell says Sam Burgess can make an impact in union.

Andy Farrell, England RUFC assistant coach “warrior” Sam Burgess can make a successful cross-code switch.

25 year old England league international Sam Burgess, is in talks with Bath RUFC.

“Sam can make an impact,” said  Andy Farrell. Farrell denies approaching Burgess over the potential move during the rugby league World Cup.

Farrell also added, “He’s certainly a fighter and a warrior. He’s very similar to the likes of Billy Twelvetrees and Manu Tuilagi.”