MARK SORENSON of Northampton Saints has been cited for a dangerous tackle on Newcastle Falcons’ Tim Swinson during the Aviva Premiership match at Kingston Park on April 15.

Olivier Azam of Gloucester Rugby has been cited for striking Northampton Saints’ Adam Eustace with his head during the Aviva Premiership match at Kingsholm on April 19.

Sorenson and Azam have been charged after reports by the independent citing officers John Byett and Wade Dooley respectively and have been summoned to appear at the Epsom Downs Holiday Inn Express on Wednesday, April 27.

The RFU Disciplinary Panel will comprise  RFU Disciplinary Officer, Judge Jeff Blackett (chair), Robert Horner and Jeremy Summers.