Date confirmed for Cup clash v Leicester
The Kingston Park clash is a 7.45pm kick-off and will be shown live on BT Sport. Newcastle have played two of their four games so far in the competition, beating Wasps 34-27 at home and taking a losing bonus point from their 25-20 loss at Sale Sharks. That leaves the Falcons second in their pool on six points, just three points behind unbeaten pool leaders Leicester going into their round-three meeting at Kingston Park. Click here to view the pool standings. The three pool winners and one best runner-up will progress through to the semi-finals, with the Falcons' other remaining pool game seeing them make a midweek trip to Northampton Saints on March 29/30 (exact date TBC). Season ticket members are reminded that the Leicester game is included as part of their 2021-22 package.