Newcastle trial powerful Nayacavou

Date published: July 11 2015

Newcastle have handed Scotland Sevens international Joe Nayacavou a trial at the club before the upcoming season, according to a local report. believe the Fijian-born finisher is one of five players being given an opportunity by Falcons director of rugby Dean Richards for 2015/16.

The other players on trial are Argentinian flanker Santiago Socino, French hooker Louis Goullet and prop duo Adam Brocklebank and Alex Foster.

Serving soldier Nayacavou has been a devastating runner for Scotland on the World Sevens Series, with his regular position in fifteens being in the back-row.