Newcastle

Newcastle Falcons edge out Sale Sharks in thrilling victory

Newcastle Falcons survived a late scare from Sale Sharks as they went on to win their opening game of the Aviva Premiership with a thrilling 19-17 victory at Kingston Park on Friday.
3 September 2016

Newcastle Falcons have momentum heading into Aviva Premiership - Jon Welsh

Scotland international Jon Welsh is hoping to take the momentum built by the Newcastle Falcons in the pre-season games into the upcoming season of the Aviva Premiership.
1 September 2016

Newcastle Falcons complete Opeti Fonua signing

Newcastle Falcons have confirmed the signing of Tonga international Opeti Fonua ahead of the upcoming season.
13 August 2016

Singha 7s Finals day preview

After 24 games and 1033 points tallied across two weekends of summer sevens action, attention now turns to the Ricoh Arena in Coventry, where on Sunday (7th August) eight teams will battle it out for the 2016-17 season’s first piece of silverware.
3 August 2016

Newcastle Falcons confident of thriving under pressure in the Singha 7s

Newcastle Falcons 7s coach Mark Laycock is confident of his team excelling under the pressure of playing at home ahead of the Singha Premiership Rugby 7s matches at Kingston Park on Saturday.
29 July 2016

Dean Richards delighted with Marcus Watson's Olympic call

Director of rugby at Newcastle Falcons Dean Richards believes Marcus Watson has been presented with a huge opportunity to progress his career after he was named in the 12-man Great Britain Sevens squad for the Rio Olympics 2016.
19 July 2016

Newcastle take Dominic Waldouck on trial

Former England Saxons centre Dominic Waldouck has been drafted into the Newcastle Falcons squad for the month of August on trial.
15 July 2016

Knee injury sidelines Nili Latu until December

Newcastle Falcons have been dealt a major blow ahead of the upcoming Aviva Premiership season with Tonga international Nili Latu sidelined until December with a knee injury.
12 July 2016

Callum Sheldon: “Every time I play for Scotland I do it for my family”

Scotland U20's Callum Sheldon talks to TRU about the reason behind choosing to play for Scotland, the big decisions he has already had to make and university life at Leeds Beckett.
5 July 2016

Transfers we'd like to see happen!

With the summer international tours now over, focus has already begun to swing back on the looming 2016/17 Aviva Premiership season.
1 July 2016

Newcastle drafts Kyle Cooper from Sharks

Newcastle Falcons have announced on Thursday the signing of former South Africa U20 international Kyle Cooper ahead of the upcoming season.
30 June 2016

Simon Uzowke: A breakthrough year

Darlington Mowden Park's Simon Uzowke has recently signed a two year deal with Newcastle Falcons and he talks to TRU about his journey from Ipswich to the Aviva Premiership.
26 May 2016

Sale overcome Newcastle threat to secure Champions Cup spot

Joe Ford kicked two crucial penalties in the second-half to help Sale Sharks defeat Newcastle Falcons 21-15 at Kingston Park on Saturday.
7 May 2016

Saracens cement first place in Premiership with Newcastle victory

Saracens secured both first place in the Aviva Premiership table and a home play-off semi-final with a combative 23-14 win over Newcastle Falcons at Allianz Park.
1 May 2016

Newcastle sign England 7s scrum-half Sam Egerton

Newcastle have confirmed the signing of England sevens international scrum-half Sam Egerton, who will join the club ahead of next season.
20 April 2016

Will Welch praises Newcastle's defence after vital victory over London Irish

Newcastle skipper Will Welch praised the Falcons' defensive performance after their vital 13-6 win over London Irish in the Aviva Premiership basement battle at Kingston Park.
18 April 2016

Marcus Watson scores only try as Newcastle edge out London Irish in relegation decider

Marcus Watson's first-half breakaway try proved the decider in a hard-fought Aviva Premiership basement battle between Newcastle Falcons and London Irish at Kingston Park that all but guarantees the North-East's side top-flight future.
17 April 2016

Newcastle Falcons vs London Irish preview

It’s the big one in the Aviva Premiership this weekend.
15 April 2016

Late surge helps Harlequins see off Newcastle

Harlequins boosted their Aviva Premiership play-off hopes with a six-try 46-25 victory over struggling Newcastle Falcons.
2 April 2016

Wasps sting Falcons at Kingston Park to dampen Andy Goode's farewell

Wasps secured a 34-20 bonus-point win over Newcastle at Kingston Park to keep their Aviva Premiership title hopes alive.
27 March 2016