Newcastle lock Calum Green could find yourself a ban of 12 or more weeks after he was cited for allegedly biting Sale’s Rob Webber in Saturday’s Premiership match.
Referee Craig Maxwell-Keys mastered in the time there was no obvious evidence to do this within the 22nd-minute episode at St James’ Park.
But mentioning commissioner Andy Blyth has mentioned 28-year-old Green and he will face a disciplinary board on Wednesday.
Webber, 3 2, received a warning because of his part in the episode.
Sale director of rugby Steve Diamond said in his post-match interview that Webber needed treatment to get a sting to his arm in half-time and following the match.
As stated by Rugby Football Union tips, in case a new player has been found guilty of biting at the kick off point to get a suspension will be 1-2 weeks to get a non refundable offence.