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Last result: Newcastle Falcons 12-19 Bristol Bears

Big One team
alas (IP Logged)
23 March, 2018 11:41
Three of the Falcons' best players missing, but still strong.

Newcastle Falcons team to face Northampton Saints (Saturday, 5.30pm, St James’ Park, live on BT Sport)

15 Simon Hammersley

14 Vereniki Goneva

13 Chris Harris

12 Josh Matavesi

11 Sinoti Sinoti

10 Toby Flood

9 Michael Young

1 Sam Lockwood

2 Kyle Cooper

3 Trevor Davison

4 Calum Green

5 Sean Robinson

6 Evan Olmstead

7 Will Welch (captain)

8 Nili Latu


16 Scott Lawson

17 Rob Vickers

18 Scott Wilson

19 Will Witty

20 Ally Hogg

21 Sam Stuart

22 Joel Hodgson

23 Maxime Mermoz


15 Ahsee Tuala
14 Nafi Tuitavake
13 Rob Horne
12 Piers Francis
11 George North
10 Stephen Myler
9 Nic Groom

1 Campese Ma’afu
2 Mikey Haywood
3 Kieran Brookes
4 Api Ratuniyawara
5 Christian Day (capt)
6 David Ribbans
7 Jamie Gibson
8 Ben Nutley

16 Reece Marshall
17 Francois van Wyk
18 Jamal Ford-Robinson
19 Michael Paterson
20 Mitch Eadie
21 Cobus Reinach
22 Harry Mallinder
23 Ben Foden

Referee: JP Doyle

Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 23/03/2018 11:50 by alas.

Re: Big One team
Monkey1 (IP Logged)
23 March, 2018 11:59
Details on t'offy.

Re: Big One team
NorfolkFalcon (IP Logged)
23 March, 2018 12:05
I like the look of our side. Massive game for Trevor Davison playing at tighthead. No need for Deano to provide a team talk before the game, the players will be fired up for this one.

Any news when Mark Wilson/Gary Graham are returning?

Northampton side looks strong. It'll be interesting to see how George North performs, doesn't send a good message to the rest of their players that he starts as soon as he has been disciplined.

Re: Big One team
AFalcon24 (IP Logged)
23 March, 2018 12:18
Looks a good side big game for Trevor Davison, I don't rate the scrum for Northampton that much hopefully we can get the upper hand. smiling smiley

Re: Big One team
Running Rugby (IP Logged)
23 March, 2018 13:59
Looks like a strong side, and interested to see how Trevor Davison does at tighthead. Could save us a few quid in the summer.....

Re: Big One team
Wilson Pickett (IP Logged)
24 March, 2018 09:37
Looks a good side big game for Trevor Davison, I don't rate the scrum for Northampton that much hopefully we can get the upper hand. smiling smiley

Saints scrum was@#$%&for 3 years but the last handful of games it’s actually been pretty solid. I guess Dorian is polishing up his CV

Re: Big One team
aidanb (IP Logged)
24 March, 2018 22:00
Fat lad at 3 who loves Nando’s had a proper good game at tighthead today.

Shame he couldn’t do that all season.

Re: Big One team
Pool_falcon (IP Logged)
25 March, 2018 07:12
Yea, they gave us a bit of a hammering. Looked to me more like Davidson struggling tbh, although it was Lockwood who got pinged. We were quite lucky there weren't too many scrums as it was an area Saints were targeting. It would interesting to see Welsh and Lockwood get a good run as they seem like our best props by a distance imo.

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