Champions Cup quarter-final date confirmed
By Mark Stevens
Following the postponement of the knockout stages of its tournaments due to the COVID-19 pandemic, EPCR is now pleased to announce the new dates, kick-off times and TV coverage for the Heineken Champions Cup quarter-finals.
In what is the 25th anniversary season of the Champions Cup, Exeter Chiefs will play host to Gallagher Premiership rivals, Northampton Saints, on Sunday, September 20 at Sandy Park (5:30pm).
The game will be screened live on BT Sport, who will also over the same weekend show the three other quarter-final ties.
All matches will be subject to government guidelines and/or restrictions with EPCR prioritising the health and welfare of players, club staff, match officials, media, supporters and the wider rugby community.
HEINEKEN CHAMPIONS CUP QUARTER-FINALS
(All kick-offs local time)
Saturday, September 19
Leinster v Saracens - Aviva Stadium (3pm) BT Sport / beIN Sports
ASM Clermont Auvergne v Racing 92 - Stade Marcel Michelin (6:30pm) beIN Sports / BT Sport
Sunday, September 20
Toulouse v Ulster - Le Stadium (1.30pm) France 2 / beIN Sports/ Virgin Media / Channel 4
Exeter Chiefs v Northampton Saints (5:30pm) BT Sport / beIN Sports
Leinster or Saracens v ASM Clermont Auvergne or Racing 92
Toulouse or Ulster v Exeter Chiefs or Northampton Saints
(Matches to be played weekend of September 25/26/27)
HEINEKEN CHAMPIONS CUP FINAL
(Match to be played weekend October 16/17/18, Venue TBC)