Three-Try Defeat Knocks Connacht Out Of Europe

1 week ago by Irish Rugby News

Connacht’s slim hopes of qualification for the Heineken Champions Cup quarter-finals are over after losing 21-7 to Toulouse at the Sportsground. The French champions sealed their passage through...

Ireland Internationals Return For Connacht’s Crunch Clash With Toulouse

1 week ago by Irish Rugby News

Connacht head coach Andy Friend has recalled a number of Ireland internationals for Saturday’s crucial Heineken Champions Cup round 5 showdown with Toulouse at the Sportsground (kick-off 3.15pm)....

The legality of Cheslin Kolbe's moment of magic against Connacht questioned

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cheslin Kolbe's skills were once again the talk of Twitter as Toulouse claimed a 7-21 win over Connacht in Saturday's Champions Cup action.   Toulouse were battling to seal a place in the knockout...

Connacht outgunned by 13-man Toulouse

1 week ago by Breaking : Rugby

Connacht’s hopes of reaching the Heineken Champions Cup knockout stages for the first time died in Galway after they were outgunned by French champions Toulouse who finished with 13 men.

Celebrations come early for Connacht ahead of Toulouse tie

1 week ago by Breaking : Rugby

With a €20m boost in funding for their Sportsground redevelopment project in the bag, Andy Friend’s Connacht need to secure victory against French champions Toulouse to keep their hopes of reaching...

Ahki has Toulouse forewarned and forearmed

1 week ago by Breaking : Rugby

Toulouse are bracing for hard, streetwise, and direct rugby from Connacht this weekend, their insider-in-the-camp Pita Ahki has said.

Boost for Connacht as nine players return

1 week ago by Breaking : Rugby

Andy Friend has some big names back for their Champions Cup showdown against French champions Toulouse.

Four Games To Watch This Weekend

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The new decade and year is here and as we head into the first rugby weekend of the year, we have picked out four must-watch games in what is a jampacked weekend of European Rugby.     Ulster...