The Saints have won their last three clashes with the Falcons since Newcastle won 19-13 at Franklin’s Gardens on 28 February 2009.
Newcastle Falcons have lost their last four matches in all competitions. The Falcons solo home win in their last four games of Aviva Premiership Rugby was 33-18 over Harlequins on 4 March.
Northampton Saints have won their last four encounters in all competitions and are the only English side to remain in the Heineken Cup following last weekend’s quarter-finals.
Referee: Greg Garner (17th Premiership game)
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