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Tigers Academy | 2021/22 season fixtures

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The Leicester Tigers Academy begin the Academy League season with a trip to Bedford to face the Northampton Saints Academy before welcoming the Sale Sharks Academy to Leicester in the first home game of the 21/22 campaign.

The Tigers Cubs kick-off the season at Bedford Athletic on Friday, December 17 (7.00pm) against the club's East Midlands counterparts.

In Round 2, Leicester Forest RFC hosts the club's first home fixture against Sale Sharks on Thursday, December 23 (2.00pm).

The competition takes a break during the New Year period before Round 3 sees Tigers head north to face Newcastle Falcons Academy at Kingston Park on Saturday, January 8 (5.15pm).

Loughborough University plays hosts to the club's second home game, in Round 4, against Yorkshire Academy on Saturday, January 15 (5.00pm).

On Saturday, January 22 the club plays the Saracens Academy in a friendly during a break from the league season. 

In Round 5, Leicester travel to Sixways Stadium to play Worcester Warriors Academy on Sunday, February 6 (2.00pm), before hosting the final game of the campaign at Loughborough University on Saturday, February 12 (5.00pm) against Wasps Academy.

On Saturday, February 19 (1.00pm), an Under-17s Leicester Tigers side will travel to Hazelwood to play London Irish Under-17s.

The Academy League Finals Day, at Sixways Stadium, will take place on Sunday, February 27.


  • Northampton Saints v Leicester Tigers - Friday, December 17 (7.00pm) at Bedford Athletic
  • Leicester Tigers v Sale Sharks - Thursday, December 23 (2.00pm) at Leicester Forest RFC
  • Newcastle Falcons v Leicester Tigers - Saturday, January 8 (5.15pm) at Kingston Park
  • Leicester Tigers v Yorkshire - Saturday, January 15 (5.00pm) at Loughborough University
  • Worcester Warriors v Leicester Tigers - Saturday, February 5 (2.00pm) at Sixways Stadium
  • Leicester Tigers v Wasps - Saturday, February 12 (5.00pm) at Loughborough University


  • Saracens v Leicester Tigers - Saturday, January 22 (1.00pm) at Shelford RFC​
  • London Irish v Leicester Tigers - Saturday, February 19 (1.00pm) at Hazelwood

* All fixtures are subject to COVID-19 protocols