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Leicester 26 – 12 Newcastle: Premiership Rugby: Video: Match Report

Leicester 26 - 12 Newcastle

Leicester 26 – 12 Newcastle

Home side Leicester Tigers secured a hard-fought win against Newcastle Falcons 26 – 12 as George Ford returns from international duty kicking 16 points.

Leicester Tigers: Leicester Tigers Rugby Kit
Tries
: Liebenberg, Steward, Clare
Cons: Ford (2)
Pens: Ford (4)

Newcastle Falcons: Newcastle Falcons Rugby Kit
Tries
: Welch, Stuart
Cons: Connon

Leicester 26 – 12 Newcastle Highlights

Line Up

Leicester Tigers : 

15 Freddie Steward, 14 Harry Potter, 13 Matías Moroni, 12 Dan Kelly, 11 Kini Murimurivalu, 10 George Ford, 9 Richard Wigglesworth, 1 Ellis Genge, 2 Tom Youngs (c), 3 Dan Cole, 4 Harry Wells, 5 Calum Green, 6 Hanro Liebenberg, 7 Tommy Reffell, 8 Jasper Wiese

Replacements: 

16 Charlie Clare, 17 Luan de Bruin, 18 Joe Heyes, 19 Cameron Henderson, 20 George Martin, 21 Jack Van Poortvliet, 22 Johnny McPhillips, 23 Guy Porter

Newcastle Falcons: 

15 Alex Tait, 14 George Wacokecoke, 13 Pete Lucock, 12 Luther Burrell, 11 Ben Stevenson, 10 Joel Hodgson, 9 Louis Schreuder, 1 Adam Brocklebank, 2 Jamie Blamire, 3 Jon Welsh, 4 Darren Barry, 5 Sean Robinson, 6 Will Welch, 7 Mark Wilson (c), 8 Callum Chick

Replacements: 

16 George McGuigan, 17 Kyle Cooper, 18 Mark Tampin, 19 Connor Collett, 20 Philip van der Walt, 21 Sam Stuart, 22 Brett Connon, 23 Morgan Passman

Time Line

28th March 2021

Match Starts!

Leicester Tigers Vs Newcastle Falcons.

Try! Leicester 5 – 0 Newcastle

Hanro Liebenberg.

13 Mins
13 Mins

Conversion! Leicester 7 – 0 Newcastle

George Ford

Penalty! Leicester 10 – 0 Newcastle

George Ford

26 Mins
34 Mins

Penalty! Leicester 13 – 0 Newcastle

George Ford

Yellow Card!

Newcastle – Darren Barry

40 Mins
40 Mins

Penalty! Leicester 16 – 0 Newcastle

George Ford

Yellow Card!

Leicester – Jasper Wiese

55 Mins
59 Mins

Yellow Card!

Leicester – George Martin

Try! Leicester 16 – 5 Newcastle

Will Welch

59 Mins
60 Mins

Conversion! Leicester 16 – 7 Newcastle

Brett Connon

Penalty! Leicester 19 – 7 Newcastle

George Ford

63 Mins
76 Mins

Try! Leicester 24 – 7 Newcastle

Charlie Clare

Conversion! Leicester 26 – 7 Newcastle

George Ford

77 Mins
78 Mins

Try! Leicester 26 – 12 Newcastle

Sam Stuart

Missed Conversion!

Brett Connon

78 Mins
80 Mins

Final Whistle!

Leicester Tigers 26 – 12 Newcastle Falcons

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