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Newcastle's Craig Willis facing suspension after being charged with tip tackling

Published 14/11/2016

Newcastle's Craig Willis has been charged with a tip tackle against Saracens
Newcastle's Craig Willis has been charged with a tip tackle against Saracens

Newcastle fly-half Craig Willis is facing suspension after being charged with tip tackling.

Willis was sent off by referee Mike Adamson in the second half of Newcastle's Anglo-Welsh Cup defeat to Saracens on Saturday for an illegal tackle on Nick Tompkins.

He will now appear before a three-person RFU Discipline panel on Tuesday.

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