Newcastle Falcons

Brendan Gallagher: Philadelphia is next stop on rugby’s world tour

Globalisation is one of the modern day buzzwords and although sometimes I’m not exactly sure what it means the fact that next Saturday..

September 15, 2017 with 0 Comments

Brendan Gallagher: So why has rugby just gone north in the North?

Sale entertain Newcastle on Friday night in the big northern derby  –  or the Sharks play the Falcons if you prefer – and both clubs..

September 7, 2017

Raising the salary cap would harm the game says Premiership club director

Newcastle managing director Mick Hogan has slammed demands by Saracens to increase the salary cap, describing a suggestion by Sarries boss..

September 5, 2017

Concussion forces Newcastle star to retire

Concussions suffered last season have forced Newcastle Falcons lock Mouritz Botha to call time on his rugby career at the age of 35. A..

August 8, 2017

My Life in Rugby: Andy Saull – former Saracens, Newcastle and Yorkshire Carnegie flanker

Running out first in front of an 80,000-plus world record crowd at Wembley to mark my 100th appearance for Saracens was a moment in my..

August 8, 2017

Signing winners shows Falcons mean business

says that Newcastle’s ambition to be a real force in English rugby was one of the main factors in persuading him to move his family from..

July 28, 2017

Newcastle sign England Sevens flyer

Newcastle Falcons have signed England Sevens international Cameron Cowell to their senior academy squad. The 21-year-old can play at..

May 31, 2017

Newcastle star retires at only 26

Tom Catterick insists he will always be a Newcastle Falcons fan despite this week retiring from professional rugby at the age of 26. Having..

May 23, 2017

Hogan calls for franchise system to save the north

Newcastle managing director Mick Hogan believes club rugby in the north faces terminal decline unless the RFU act to reverse a trend that..

May 20, 2017

Room 101: Mark Wilson – Newcastle flanker

1. Topknot hairstyles Admittedly I’m not the most fashionable person around, but I can’t see why anyone would want to have a ponytail..

May 18, 2017