Champions Cup

The latest player movement and rumours

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

We recap some of the top stories, rumours and recently confirmed moves.         Gatland on the shortlist for USA job According to a report by the Daily...

Cullen relishing home-ground support but very wary of Toulouse

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The men of Leinster are eager for action as they embark on their semi-final showdown with defending champions, Toulouse, according to head coach Leo Cullen.    Cullen has stuck with basically...

Team News: 50 Up for O'Brien, Toulouse make three changes

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster and Toulouse have named their matchday 23s for the Champions Cup semi-final clash at Aviva Stadium (KO 3pm – LIVE on BT Sport and RTÉ Radio One).     Leinster...

Preview: Leinster face familiar foes in blockbuster semi-final

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

When Leinster Rugby clash with Stade Toulousain in the Heineken Champions Cup semi-finals at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday, the two sides will be meeting for the 13th time in the competition.         Only...

Ringrose expects Toulouse to ‘raise levels’

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby centre Garry Ringrose is anticipating an improved Stade Toulousain side in their Heineken Champions Cup semi-final at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.     The reigning champions...

James Lowe: Stade Toulousain semi as big as it gets

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby wing James Lowe has described Saturday’s Heineken Champions Cup semi-final against Stade Toulousain “as big as it gets”, with the combined nine-time winners of the competition...

Leinster injury update

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

In the wake of Leinster’s hard-fought victory over Leicester Tigers at Welford Road, the Irish outfit may have lost the services of two players ahead of this weekend’s semi-final against Toulouse...

Leinster tame the Tigers at Welford Road

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster ground out a 23-14 away win over the Leicester Tigers in the quarter-finals of the Champions Cup.   Leinster started fast, kicking an early penalty before running in two quick tries...

Ellis Genge 'gutted' after Champions Cup exit

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Leicester Tigers' 2021/22 Champions Cup journey came to an end on Saturday after going down 23-14 to Leinster at Welford Road.   “I was gutted,” the Leicester Tigers captain...