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France's Maxime Mermoz (R) during the 2015 RBS Six Nations match at Twickenham Stadium, London.

Newcastle Falcons sign French international Maxime Mermoz from Leicester Tigers

Newcastle Falcons have signed French international centre Maxime Mermoz from Leicester Tigers for the beginning of next season. Mermoz has 35 caps for his country while scoring three times for them, previous teams include Toulouse, Perpignan and Toulon where he fell out of favour. Mermoz had to compete with fellow French international Mathieu […]

Foundation of Light launch Girls Football Scholarship

Foundation of Light launch Girls Football Scholarship

Hopeful female footballers are being offered a unique opportunity to represent Sunderland AFC alongside nationally recognised qualifications.  This comes after a partnership between South Tyneside College and Monkwearmouth Sixth Form Academy offering a new football scholarship aimed at helping girls aged 16-18. The scholarship will develop their skills in football […]