Quick links: Rugby Video | Six Nations Rugby | Premiership Rugby | LV= Cup | Rugby Championship | Heineken Cup Rugby | Pro 12 Rugby | Super Rugby | Currie Cup Rugby | Rugby World Cup
 
 
 
 

Munster's Stringer to move to Newcastle Falcons


Email Article | | Print Article | Click here for a free $150 Bet

Article Published: Thursday 23 February 2012


Munster have announced that Peter Stringer will move to Newcastle Falcons on a loan basis once his term in Saracens is over.

Stringer should move to Newcastle in early March and it's expected he will be available for selection for the Falcons for their home game against Harlequins on March 12th.

The Irish international scrumhalf has been on loan from Munster to Saracens since December providing cover to the Premiership champions following serious injuries to Neil de Kock and Richard Wigglesworth.

Mark McCall, Saracens Director of Rugby, said: "Peter has been a brilliant addition to the squad, on and off the field, and we are sorry his three-month loan spell will come to an end after our match against Northampton on March 4th."

Stringer will remain with the North East club until the end of the current season before returning to Munster.

bet365
 
 
Heineken Cup Rugby News
Toulon in pool of death for European Champions Cup
Current European Rugby Champions Cup champions Toulon have been drawn in a pool of death that includes former champions Leinster, Bath and Wasps.
Read more on this Rugby news article

Other recent news
European Champions Cup final venues confirmed
Leinster part company with coach Matt O'Connor
Abendanon named European Player of the Year

More Heineken Cup Rugby News

Aviva Premiership
Bath to go against England on Burgess selection
Bath rugby boss Mike Ford says that even though the England coaches see Rugby league convert Sam Burgess as a centre the west country club will only pick him at flanker.
Read more on this Rugby news article

Other recent news
Jordan Turner-Hall hangs up his playing boots
Former Ireland scrum No.9 Stringer joins Sale
Saracens to open Premiership title defence at home

More Aviva Premiership News

Anglo Welsh Cup News
Six Nations Rugby
Ritchie: England finishing second is 'not acceptable'
Rugby Football Union (RFU) chief executive Ian Ritchie has said that England's fourth consecutive runners-up finish in the Six Nations is "not acceptable".
Read more on this Rugby news article

Other recent news
Frenzied 6N finale sends World Cup warning
Mike Brown slams lacklustre Italy and Scotland
Ireland end 60 year wait for back to back titles

More Six Nations Rugby News

 
Rugby Week Sponsor
 
 
Aviva Premiership Rugby
Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
Pts
1
21
16
1
4
76
2
Bath Rugby
21
15
0
6
70
3
Leicester Tigers
21
14
1
6
64
4
Exeter Chiefs
21
13
0
8
63
             
5
Saracens
21
13
1
7
63
6
Wasps
21
11
1
9
58
7
Sale Sharks
21
11
0
10
54
8
Harlequins
21
10
0
11
49
9
Gloucester Rugby
21
9
1
11
47
10
London Irish
21
7
0
14
37
11
Newcastle Falcons
21
4
1
16
29
12
London Welsh
21
0
0
21
1
Last update :10/5/15 - Verified each monday

Note: Click on team names above for more info
Premiership Video Highlights