Access Free 30 Day Trial to Ad Free Rugby Content on The XV Now
Access Free 30 Day Trial to Ad Free Rugby Content on The XV Now
Premium Rugby Content, Ad Free
Access Free 30 Day Trial to Ad Free Rugby Content on The XV Now
Close Notice
Login
Logout
Show scores
NEW
Newcastle
22
27
FT
Leicester
LEI
Gallagher Premiership
Friday 12 April 2019, 2:45pm EDT

Newcastle v Leicester

  • Live Commentary
  • Key Events
  • Social Feed

Key Events

  • FT'
  • ConversionGeorge Ford
    69'
  • TRY!Guy Thompson
    67'
  • Penalty GoalSonatane Takulua
    63'
  • ConversionSonatane Takulua
    56'
  • TRY!Sonatane Takulua
    54'
  • Yellow CardMike Williams
    54'
  • ConversionGeorge Ford
    48'
  • TRY!Guy Thompson
    47'
  • HT'
  • TRY!Sonatane Takulua
    35'
  • ConversionSonatane Takulua
    33'
  • TRY!Chris Harris
    32'
  • Penalty GoalGeorge Ford
    25'
  • ConversionGeorge Ford
    17'
  • TRY!Jonny May
    16'
  • Penalty GoalGeorge Ford
    2'

Stats

Match Stats
Player Stats
558
338
Metres
60
18
Carries
38
14
Defenders beaten
8
5
Clean breaks
178
90
Passes
9
4
Offloads
11
7
Turnovers conceded
4
2
Turnovers won
101
203
Tackles
14
38
Missed tackles
Newcastle T C P
15 Simon Hammersley 0 0 0
14 Vereniki Goneva 0 0 0
13 Chris Harris 1 0 0
12 Josh Matavesi 0 0 0
11 Sinoti Sinoti 0 0 0
10 Toby Flood 0 0 0
9 Sonatane Takulua 2 2 1
1 Logovi'i Mulipola 0 0 0
2 George McGuigan 0 0 0
3 Rodney Ah You 0 0 0
4 Calum Green 0 0 0
5 Andrew Davidson 0 0 0
6 Gary Graham 0 0 0
7 John Hardie 0 0 0
8 Mark Wilson 0 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Kyle Cooper 0 0 0
17 Sam Lockwood 0 0 0
18 Trevor Davison 0 0 0
19 Sean Robinson 0 0 0
20 Evan Olmstead 0 0 0
21 Micky Young 0 0 0
22 Brett Connon 0 0 0
23 Johnny Williams 0 0 0
Leicester T C P
15 Matt Toomua 0 0 0
14 Jonny May 1 0 0
13 Gareth Owen 0 0 0
12 Manu Tuilagi 0 0 0
11 Jordan Olowofela 0 0 0
10 George Ford 0 3 2
9 Sam Harrison 0 0 0
1 Ellis Genge 0 0 0
2 Jake Kerr 0 0 0
3 Dan Cole 0 0 0
4 Will Spencer 0 0 0
5 Graham Kitchener 0 0 0
6 Michael Fitzgerald 0 0 0
7 Mike Williams 0 0 0
8 Guy Thompson 2 0 0
SUBSTITUTES T C P
16 Tatafu Polota-Nau 0 0 0
17 Facundo Gigena 0 0 0
18 Joe Heyes 0 0 0
19 Harry Wells 0 0 0
20 Brendon O'Connor 0 0 0
21 Ben White 0 0 0
22 Sam Aspland-Robinson 0 0 0
23 Matt Smith 0 0 0

Standings

Gallagher Premiership

Sorry no standings available at this time.
Live Commentary
Match Feed
Live blog is not available for this game.
  • It's all over! The referee has blown his whistle to end the game.
    80'
  • Newcastle have won 120 rucks so far this game.
    80'
  • Harry Wells has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    80'
  • Michael Fitzgerald has made 20 good tackles so far this game.
    79'
  • Graham Kitchener has made 20 good tackles so far this game.
    79'
  • This is dangerous for the defence as Evan Olmstead bursts through to advance the Newcastle attack.
    76'
  • Newcastle have won 100 rucks so far this game.
    75'
  • Dan Cole has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    75'
  • A gap opened in the defence and Simon Hammersley took full advantage.
    74'
  • Harry Wells comes on for Leicester.
    73'
  • Will Spencer leaves the field.
    73'
  • Sam Aspland-Robinson comes on.
    72'
  • Gareth Owen comes off.
    72'
  • The defensive line has been broken as Jordan Olowofela goes through the gap.
    72'
  • What a run here by Vereniki Goneva as they gets over the gainline!.
    71'
  • Matt Smith comes on.
    71'
  • Manu Tuilagi comes off.
    71'
  • Newcastle have won 80 rucks so far this game.
    70'
  • Brendon O'Connor comes on.
    69'
  • Mike Williams comes off.
    69'
  • Conversion
    George Ford adds the two points for Leicester.
    Sock
    69'
  • Calum Green has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    67'
  • Try
    Guy Thompson scores the try from close range.
    Sock
    67'
  • Penalty Goal
    Sonatane Takulua makes no mistake with that penalty goal attempt.
    Sock
    63'
  • Rodney Ah You has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    62'
  • Leicester decide to make a substitution, with Ben White getting some game time.
    61'
  • Leicester decide to make a substitution, with Sam Harrison being replaced.
    61'
  • Guy Thompson has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    61'
  • Leicester make a substitution with Tatafu Polota-Nau coming on.
    60'
  • Leicester make a substitution with Jake Kerr coming off.
    60'
  • Will Spencer has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    59'
  • Jake Kerr has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    58'
  • Conversion
    Sonatane Takulua does the business as his conversion attempt goes over.
    Sock
    56'
  • Try
    Newcastle are only a few metres out, surely they must score! And they do with Sonatane Takulua touching down.
    Sock
    54'
  • Yellow Card
    Mike Williams (Leicester) is shown a yellow card.
    Sock
    54'
  • Mark Wilson has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    52'
  • Newcastle have won 60 rucks so far this game.
    51'
  • Conversion
    George Ford makes no mistake with that conversion attempt.
    Sock
    48'
  • Try
    Guy Thompson intercepts the pass to race ahead and score the try for Leicester.
    Sock
    47'
  • Guy Thompson makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.
    47'
  • Graham Kitchener has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    46'
  • Leicester have won 40 rucks so far this game.
    43'
  • Michael Fitzgerald has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    41'
  • The second half is underway.
    40'
  • The half-time whistle blows and both teams’ head for the dressing rooms.
    40'
  • Newcastle have won 40 rucks so far this game.
    38'
  • Sonatane Takulua has hooked the conversion to the left of the posts.
    37'
  • Vereniki Goneva played a key part in that try.
    35'
  • Try
    A wonderful passing move by Newcastle is finished off by Sonatane Takulua.
    Sock
    35'
  • Fabulous play by Newcastle has led to Vereniki Goneva being able to wriggle through a gap.
    35'
  • Newcastle sub Evan Olmstead comes onto the field.
    33'
  • John Hardie departs for Newcastle.
    33'
  • Conversion
    Sonatane Takulua converts the try.
    Sock
    33'
  • That's a great try assist by George McGuigan.
    32'
  • Try
    A series of passes by Newcastle results in a try for Chris Harris.
    Sock
    32'
  • Trouble here as George McGuigan breaches the defence.
    32'
  • This is dangerous for the defence as Simon Hammersley bursts through to advance the Newcastle attack.
    32'
  • George Ford can consider himself unlucky as he sees the ball hit the left upright and bounce away.
    29'
  • Penalty Goal
    George Ford kicks the penalty.
    Sock
    25'
  • Oh what a hit by Mike Williams, stopping the ball carrier in his tracks!!!!.
    23'
  • Gary Graham has made 10 good tackles so far this game.
    22'
  • Toby Flood comes on for Newcastle.
    21'
  • Brett Connon leaves the field.
    21'
  • Newcastle have won 20 rucks so far this game.
    19'
  • A gap opened in the defence and Brett Connon took full advantage.
    18'
  • Conversion
    George Ford has kicked a conversion.
    Sock
    17'
  • Guy Thompson sets up the try.
    16'
  • Try
    Great hands by Leicester leads to a try for Jonny May.
    Sock
    16'
  • The defensive line has been broken as Guy Thompson goes through the gap.
    16'
  • Leicester have won 20 rucks so far this game.
    15'
  • The opposition have charged down George Ford drop goal attempt!.
    13'
  • Brett Connon comes on.
    13'
  • Toby Flood comes off.
    13'
  • Penalty Goal
    George Ford has kicked a penalty goal.
    Sock
    2'
  • We are underway as the referee blows his whistle.
    0'

Live Match Centre – Newcastle v Leicester
Search Loading