Newcastle Falcons will wear a special edition black and white striped shirt when they play 'The Big One' at St James' Park on Saturday March 24, with all profits from sales of the kit going to the My Name'5 Doddie Foundation.
Kyle Cooper scored two first-half tries as Newcastle Falcons have kept their hope of semi-final alive with a 31-19 victory over Gloucester in their Anglo-Welsh Cup encounter at Kingston Park on Saturday.
Adam Radwan scored a hat-trick while Joel Hodgson contributed with 18 points as Newcastle Falcons trounced RC Enisei 64-7 to make it to the quarter-finals of the European Rugby Challenge Cup at Kingston Park on Sunday.
Nili Latu starred with a last minute try while Tane Takulua slotted the conversion as Newcastle Falcons brought an end to their four-match losing streak in the Aviva Premiership with a 22-24 triumph over Northampton Saints at Franklin's Gardens on Friday.
Adam Radwan and Simon Uzokwe scored doubles while replacement Joel Hodgson contributed with nine points as Newcastle Falcons edged out Wasps 41-53 in a high scoring Anglo-Welsh encounter at Ricoh Arena on Saturday.
Newcastle Falcons rugby director Dean Richards has admitted that the fierce competition for places among the squad has made his selection process tough ahead of their upcoming home Aviva Premiership game against Leicester Tigers at Kingston Park.
Toby Flood played a vital role as Newcastle Falcons came from behind to edge out Bordeaux Begles with a 20-21 victory in their European Rugby Challenge Cup encounter at Stade Chaban-Delmas on Saturday.