Newcastle Falcons sneak it at the end against Sale Sharks as Toby Flood’s try wins it with the final play at Kingston Park.
Retiring Nigel Owens selects the FIVE best players he refereed
Owens, who named his all-time dream team a few years back, also selected five players for extra praise.
1. Sergio Parisse (Italy)
“I’ve been fortunate to have refereed some tremendous No.8s during my career but Sergio is tops. He’s such a talented player and rarely has a bad game.”