EPCR Confirm Dates for Champions Cup Knockout Games

Irish provinces Leinster & Ulster now know when their Heineken Cup 1/4 Finals will be played after organisers today confirmed their plans to play the remaining games.

Subject the situation regrading the Corona virus, Leinster will face Saracens, and Ulster will meet Toulouse on the weekend of 18/19/20 September with the two semi-finals taking place a week later.

https://twitter.com/ChampionsCup/status/1276078604783411200?s=20

The exact dates, venues and kick-off times are to be confirmed but the EPCR website has the original venues listed. The final has been penciled in for Saturday 17th of October.

Marseille is still the venue for the final but the decision is “under review in light of public gathering and international travel restrictions which might be in place at the time of the finals”.

Next season’s tournament is due to start on the weekend of 11/12/13 December. 

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