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Craig Willis of Newcastle Falcons to appear before an RFU Disciplinary panel

Craig Willis of Newcastle Falcons to appear before an RFU Disciplinary panel

Craig Willis of Newcastle Falcons will appear before an RFU Disciplinary panel charged with tip tackling, contrary to Law 10.4(j).

Willis was sent off by referee Mike Adamson in the Anglo-Welsh Cup match between Newcastle Falcons and Saracens at the weekend for a tip tackle on Nick Tompkins of Saracens, in the second half.

The Newcastle back will appear before a three-person RFU Discipline panel chaired by Anthony Davies in Leeds on Tuesday 15 November 2016.

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