With the provisional schedule for 2015 released, the Leicester Falcons are to face local rivals Peterborough Saxons, Sandwell Steelers, Lincolnshire Bombers as well as new boys to the league Leeds and Humberside.
The Falcons kick off on April 12th at home to the much strengthened Sandwell Steelers. The Falcons are hoping to announce details of their home ground soon.
With the new league structure, the Falcons will have high ambitions this year. Returning Head Coach Lester Hopewell and Team Manager Guy Kersey have been busy recruiting and have the great pleasure to announce a host of players returning to the club to add to the improving existing squad. These include former Falcons, Dan Knight, Henri Knight, Ashton Clarke Jackman, Timi Dada, Glenn Herring, Emmanuel Nyabadza, Chris Michael. and coach Bernie Hackshaw, as well as some amazing student athletes joining from the two universities in Leicester and Derby.
The Falcons starts back into training on 11th January on their 4G facility at Brockington College. This is open to rookies and experience players.
The 2015 looks set to be an exciting season for the Falcons