Munster and Leinster are preparing for a blockbuster doubles tie in the Champions Cup as quarter-final details are confirmed
Saturday 7 May will be a record day for Irish rugby as Munster and Leinster look to set a Heineken Champions Cup semi-final against each other.
Unster will welcome Toulouse at the 3.0pm at the Aviva Stadium before Leinster take center stage against Leicester at Welford Road at 17.30pm.
Should both Munster and Leinster survive their tough quarter-finals, they will meet in a thrilling round of 16 showdown.
Ronan O’Gara’s La Rochelle will also host Montpellier on May 7th at 5.30pm while Racing 92 will take on Sale in Paris the following day.
HEINEKEN CHAMPIONS CUP – Quarterfinals
(kick off local time)
Saturday May 7th
Munster Rugby v Stade Toulousain, Aviva Stadium (15.00) BT Sport / France 2 / beIN SPORTS
Leicester Tigers v Leinster Rugby, Mattioli Woods Welford Road (17.30) BT Sport / beIN SPORTS
Stade Rochelais v Montpellier Hérault Rugby, Stade Marcel-Deflandre (18.30) beIN SPORTS / BT SPORT
Sunday May 8th
Racing 92 v Sale Sharks, Paris La Défense Arena (16:00) France 2 / beIN SPORTS / BT SPORTS / Channel 4 / Virgin Media
Semifinals – 13th/14th/15th May
The highest-ranked clubs from the pool stage have home advantage.
SF 1: Racing 92 (A1) or Sale Sharks (A5) vs. Stade Rochelais (A3) or Montpellier Hérault Rugby (A7)
SF 2: Leicester Tigers (B1) or Leinster Rugby (A4) vs. Munster Rugby (B3) or Stade Toulousain (B7)
Heineken Champions Cup 2022 Final: Saturday 28 May; Velodrome Stadium, Marseille (17:45)
https://www.independent.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/munster-and-leinster-set-for-blockbuster-champions-cup-double-header-as-quarter-final-details-are-confirmed-41569857.html Munster and Leinster are preparing for a blockbuster doubles tie in the Champions Cup as quarter-final details are confirmed