VIDEO: Socino highlights Falcons' momentum ahead of season opener

Thursday 1 September 2016

Juan Pablo Socino says Newcastle Falcons are accelerating into Friday night's Aviva Premiership opener with Sale Sharks after an unbeaten pre-season.

The centre has started in summer victories over Edinburgh, Doncaster Knights and Nottingham, saying ahead of the 8pm Kingston kick-off: "We have been growing from game to game, improving all the time, and we are ready for the Sale game.

"Pre-season has been great, it has given us a platform the Premiership and we want to start the season with a big win. That is what we are aiming for."

Talking to Falcons TV about his centre partnership with Chris Harris, the Argentinean added: "Myself and Charris know each other well, we have played quite a lot of rugby together and we complelement each other's game.

"That gives us an advantage and the hope is that we can help the team when it comes to getting the results in the league."

CLICK HERE to watch the full video interview with Juan Pablo Socino

Tickets for Friday's 8pm kick-off v Sale Sharks are available by calling 0871 226 6060, by clicking here or from Kingston Park Stadium's ticket office in person.

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