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Northampton Saints got their first Premiership win since September at the weekend when Gloucester visited Franklin’s Gardens. Gloucester – in the top 4 and revitalised this season under Johan Ackermann – rested a couple of key players and never quite got hold of the game, but still went into half time 8-14 up, before John Afoa’s try extended the lead in the 53rd minute. 979 more words
Northampton Saints last week appointed former Ireland backs coach Alan Gaffney as coaching consultant after the clubs dismissal of long serving Director of Rugby Jim Mallinder. 490 more words
How are they getting on?
Poorly. After strong starts both teams are in free-fall, between them having not won a game in the Premiership since September. 487 more words
How did it go down?
Wasps’ visit to Northampton was a welcome break from the battle of attrition between Sale and Exeter that we saw on Friday night. 735 more words