WATCH: England winger Chris Ashton could be in trouble again after alleged bite 6 years ago

WATCH: England winger Chris Ashton could be in trouble again after alleged bite

This lad just can't help himself.

Missing England's triumphant Six Nations campaign for trying to have a feel of the back of Luke Marshall's eye should still be fresh in Chris Ashton's mind as the November Internationals hove into view.

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However the Saracens winger could well be facing down the barrel of another lengthy ban after footage emerged on him seemingly trying to take a chunk out of Northampton prop Alex Waller.

With his mouth.

Yep, the front-rower's meaty hand looked so tempting to Ashton that he appears to try and take a bite out of it. The gumshield stopped the league convert from doing any serious damage, but Waller was convinced he had been bitten and told the referee as much.

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Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall admitted his winger would well be cited for the incident: "I have heard the accusation. I haven’t seen the incident.

"These things will run its course. I suppose there is a good chance Chris will be cited as a result so we will see what happens."

Ashton's England captain, Dylan Hartley will be so disappointed.

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