Match Facts

This will be the fifth meeting between the sides in the Challenge Cup with both winning two each.

The home side has won each of the four fixtures between these clubs in the Challenge Cup.

Connacht have won nine of their last 12 matches in the Challenge Cup, including each of their last three.

Connacht will be aiming for four consecutive wins in the Challenge Cup for only the third time.

Head to Head record

11/12/2015         Connacht 25 – 10 Newcastle Falcons

16/12/2007         Newcastle Falcons 39 – 0 Connacht

07/12/2007         Connacht 16 – 13 Newcastle Falcons

31/03/2006         Newcastle Falcons 23 – 3 Connacht

Newcastle Falcons v Connacht
Sunday December 20th
Kingston Stadium
Kick off 3pm

Referee: Ben Whitehouse (Wales)

Non televised


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