England international Ford agreed a return to Leicester last February, but his first Premiership outing since re-joining ended in disappointment as the fly-half was at fault for Bath’s third try at Welford Road.
That sent the visitors into half-time with a 21-8 advantage, Max Clark’s first-half double overturning Leicester’s lead following a Ford penalty and Manu Tuilagi try.
Bath looked in control, but poor discipline almost proved costly, with Kahn Fotuali’i, Matt Garvey and Matt Banahan all shown yellow cards as the Tigers clawed back the points.
— Bath Rugby (@bathrugby) September 3, 2017
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