Tuilagi was due to make his first global appearance in two years in the 12-11 victory over South Africa that opened the Quilter Internationals, only to withdraw from the bench because of a minor groin strain. It was great to see him running round today.More news: Real Madrid’s projected XI vs Viktoria Plzen: Vinicius extremely probable to start
Tuilagi has been joined in the squad by Courtney Lawes who has overcome a back problem, but Tom Curry is out with an ankle injury sustained in the win over South Africa.
Tuilagi was ruled out of Saturday's victory over South Africa due to a groin strain after initially being named among the replacements.
"You need guys that are going to be game-breakers and Manu's certainly one of those guys". "You know against New Zealand you're going to have score tries, simply trying to slot penalties probably isn't going to be enough because of the threat they pose", said Youngs.More news: Borat returns to television to 'tamper' with United States election
"We've got a whole lot of players who have had injuries this year, significant injuries over time, and they've come back and at various degrees of accuracy in their game", said Foster.
"We have got [Sam] Underhill or [Mark] Wilson that can play No 7 and there is an opportunity for [Zach] Mercer to play No 8". "It is about going out there and really taking the game to them". "If he's 100 per cent, we will look at him for selection; if not we'll give him some more time".
New Zealand will take on Ireland in Dublin on November 18, and conclude their tour of the northern hemisphere with a trip to Rome to face Italy on November 25.More news: Volkswagen Tarok Pickup Truck Revealed In Brazil