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Leicester
23
25
FT
Newcastle
NEW
Aviva Premiership
Friday 27 April 2018, 2:45pm EDT

Leicester v Newcastle

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Key Events

  • FT
  • ConversionSonatane Takulua
    80+6'
  • TRY!Ally Hogg
    80'
  • Yellow CardSione Kalamafoni
    77'
  • TRY!Vereniki Goneva
    68'
  • Penalty GoalGeorge Ford
    60'
  • ConversionGeorge Ford
    54'
  • TRY!Michael Fitzgerald
    53'
  • HT
  • Penalty GoalJuan Pablo Socino
    37'
  • Penalty GoalGeorge Ford
    30'
  • Penalty GoalGeorge Ford
    23'
  • Penalty GoalJoel Hodgson
    11'
  • ConversionGeorge Ford
    6'
  • TRY!Jonny May
    5'
  • ConversionJoel Hodgson
    2'
  • TRY!Vereniki Goneva
    1'
  • KO

Stats

Match Stats
Player Stats
287
261
Metres
27
45
Carries
13
18
Defenders beaten
8
3
Clean breaks
101
82
Passes
3
4
Offloads
8
7
Turnovers conceded
4
3
Turnovers won
141
93
Tackles
18
13
Missed tackles
Leicester T C P
15 Telusa Veainu 0 0 0
14 Adam Thompstone 0 0 0
13 Manu Tuilagi 0 0 0
12 Matt Toomua 0 0 0
11 Jonny May 1 0 0
10 George Ford 0 2 3
9 Ben Youngs 0 0 0
1 Ellis Genge 0 0 0
2 Tatafu Polota-Nau 0 0 0
3 Dan Cole 0 0 0
4 Michael Fitzgerald 1 0 0
5 Graham Kitchener 0 0 0
6 Luke Hamilton 0 0 0
7 Brendon O'Connor 0 0 0
8 Sione Kalamafoni 0 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Tom Youngs 0 0 0
17 Greg Bateman 0 0 0
18 Logovi'i Mulipola 0 0 0
19 Harry Wells 0 0 0
20 Mike Williams 0 0 0
21 Sam Harrison 0 0 0
22 Mathew Tait 0 0 0
23 Jonah Holmes 0 0 0
Newcastle T C P
15 Simon Hammersley 0 0 0
14 Vereniki Goneva 2 0 0
13 Chris Harris 0 0 0
12 Josh Matavesi 0 0 0
11 Sinoti Sinoti 0 0 0
10 Joel Hodgson 0 1 1
9 Micky Young 0 0 0
1 Sam Lockwood 0 0 0
2 Scott Lawson 0 0 0
3 Scott Wilson 0 0 0
4 Calum Green 0 0 0
5 Sean Robinson 0 0 0
6 Mark Wilson 0 0 0
7 Gary Graham 0 0 0
8 Ally Hogg 1 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Santiago Socino 0 0 0
17 Rob Vickers 0 0 0
18 Trevor Davison 0 0 0
19 Will Witty 0 0 0
20 Ryan Burrows 0 0 0
21 Sonatane Takulua 0 1 0
22 Juan Pablo Socino 0 0 1
23 Alex Tait 0 0 0

Standings

Aviva Premiership

RANK TEAM RPI TOTAL
5 Leicester 49 63
4 Newcastle 45 63
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  • It's all over! The referee has blown his whistle to end the game.
    80+6'
  • Conversion
    Sonatane Takulua does the business as his conversion attempt goes over.
    Sock
    80+6'
  • Tom Youngs has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    80'
  • Try
    Ally Hogg scores the try from close range.
    Sock
    80'
  • Newcastle have won 80 rucks so far this game.
    79'
  • Harry Wells comes on.
    77'
  • Michael Fitzgerald comes off.
    77'
  • Yellow Card
    Sione Kalamafoni (Leicester) is shown a yellow card.
    Sock
    77'
  • Graham Kitchener has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    77'
  • Brendon O'Connor has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    74'
  • Sione Kalamafoni has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    74'
  • Newcastle have won 60 rucks so far this game.
    74'
  • Sam Harrison comes on.
    73'
  • Ben Youngs comes off.
    73'
  • Newcastle decide to make a substitution, with Sonatane Takulua getting some game time.
    71'
  • Newcastle decide to make a substitution, with Micky Young being replaced.
    71'
  • Leicester make a substitution with Mike Williams coming on.
    70'
  • Leicester make a substitution with Luke Hamilton coming off.
    70'
  • Newcastle sub Alex Tait comes onto the field.
    70'
  • Simon Hammersley departs for Newcastle.
    70'
  • Rob Vickers comes on for Newcastle.
    70'
  • Sam Lockwood leaves the field.
    70'
  • Juan Pablo Socino has hooked the conversion to the left of the posts.
    70'
  • Trouble here as Vereniki Goneva breaches the defence.
    69'
  • That's a great try assist by Juan Pablo Socino.
    69'
  • Try
    A series of passes by Newcastle results in a try for Vereniki Goneva.
    Sock
    68'
  • Greg Bateman comes on.
    67'
  • Ellis Genge comes off.
    67'
  • Logovi'i Mulipola comes on.
    67'
  • Dan Cole comes off.
    67'
  • Leicester have won 60 rucks so far this game.
    65'
  • Mathew Tait comes on.
    64'
  • Matt Toomua comes off.
    64'
  • Michael Fitzgerald has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    63'
  • Newcastle have won 40 rucks so far this game.
    63'
  • Penalty Goal
    George Ford adds the points for Leicester.
    Sock
    60'
  • Mark Wilson has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    60'
  • Newcastle decide to make a substitution, with Santiago Socino getting some game time.
    60'
  • Newcastle decide to make a substitution, with Scott Lawson being replaced.
    60'
  • Conversion
    George Ford makes no mistake with that conversion attempt.
    Sock
    54'
  • Try
    Leicester are only a few metres out, surely they must score! And they do with Michael Fitzgerald touching down.
    Sock
    53'
  • Leicester make a substitution with Tom Youngs coming on.
    49'
  • Leicester make a substitution with Tatafu Polota-Nau coming off.
    49'
  • This is dangerous for the defence as Tatafu Polota-Nau bursts through to advance the Leicester attack.
    48'
  • The second half is underway.
    40'
  • The half-time whistle blows and both teams’ head for the dressing rooms.
    40'
  • Penalty Goal
    Juan Pablo Socino does the business as his penalty goal attempt goes over.
    Sock
    37'
  • Leicester have won 40 rucks so far this game.
    31'
  • Penalty Goal
    George Ford makes no mistake with that penalty goal attempt.
    Sock
    30'
  • Newcastle have won 20 rucks so far this game.
    24'
  • Newcastle sub Juan Pablo Socino comes onto the field.
    24'
  • Joel Hodgson departs for Newcastle.
    24'
  • Penalty Goal
    George Ford kicks the penalty.
    Sock
    23'
  • Leicester have a drop goal attempt through the boot of George Ford, but he pulls it to the left.
    14'
  • Will Witty comes on for Newcastle.
    14'
  • Sean Robinson leaves the field.
    14'
  • Leicester have won 20 rucks so far this game.
    13'
  • Penalty Goal
    Joel Hodgson has kicked a penalty goal.
    Sock
    11'
  • Trevor Davison comes on.
    10'
  • Scott Wilson comes off.
    10'
  • Conversion
    George Ford converts the try.
    Sock
    6'
  • Manu Tuilagi sets up the try.
    5'
  • Try
    Great hands by Leicester leads to a try for Jonny May.
    Sock
    5'
  • A gap opened in the defence and Brendon O'Connor took full advantage.
    3'
  • Conversion
    Joel Hodgson has kicked a conversion.
    Sock
    2'
  • Try
    A stunning solo try from Vereniki Goneva.
    Sock
    1'
  • The defensive line has been broken as Vereniki Goneva goes through the gap.
    1'
  • We are underway as the referee blows his whistle.
    0'

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