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Bristol Rugby Team News vs Newcastle Falcons

Bristol Rugby Team News vs Newcastle Falcons

Bristol Rugby round off the Aviva Premiership campaign against Newcastle Falcons on Saturday (4pm KO).

Mark Tainton names an unchanged starting line-up for the last game of the season, as Marc Jones skippers the side on his final game in the blue and white hoops.

Academy scrum half Andy Uren is listed among the replacements and could make his Premiership debut if he features from the bench.

Head Coach Tainton said: “It’s the last game for a number of our players and management team, so it’s set to be an emotional occasion at Ashton Gate.

“We are determined to end the season on a high and sign off with a victory in front of our home supporters. We have prepared meticulously for the challenge of a strong Newcastle side and it promises to be an entertaining encounter.”

Bristol Rugby team to face Newcastle Falcons at Ashton Gate on Saturday, May 6 (4pm KO):

15. Jason Woodward; 14. Ryan Edwards, 13. Will Hurrell, 12. Gavin Henson, 11. Jack Tovey; 10. Billy Searle, 9. Alby Mathewson; 1. Jack O’Connell, 2. Marc Jones (c), 3. Gaston Cortes, 4. James Phillips, 5. Mark Sorenson, 6. Sam Jeffries, 7. Olly Robinson, 8. Mitch Eadie.

Replacements: 16. Max Crumpton, 17. Ollie Dawe, 18. Jamal Ford-Robinson, 19. Ben Glynn, 20. Nick Fenton-Wells, 21. Andy Uren, 22. Tusi Pisi, 23. Siale Piutau.

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