Afoa set for Tuesday hearing

Date published: March 6 2017

Gloucester prop John Afoa has been charged with dangerous tackling by the Rugby Football Union and will appear at a hearing on Tuesday.

The charge follows Afoa’s tackle on Harlequins back Tim Swiel during the first-half of the 30-27 Premiership loss at Kingsholm on Saturday.

Afoa will appear before a three-person RFU disciplinary panel.