# erc - Today’s News
Why settle for second best?
# erc - Tuesday 7 October, 2014
Brian O’Driscoll was linked with the role during the summer months.
# erc - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
Employees of the organisation that administered the Heineken Cup will be parachuted in to organise the new competition.
# erc - Tuesday 29 April, 2014
Three Saracens players and two Toulon men have made the cut ahead of the Heineken Cup final.
# erc - Sunday 30 March, 2014
The Waterford driver picks up the biggest win of his career.
# erc - Wednesday 12 February, 2014
Suddenly, the future looks just a little bit brighter for the Heineken Cup.
# erc - Thursday 6 February, 2014
A statement was released last night with officials set to reconvene on 19 February.
# erc - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
The ERC have yet to approach the GAA about possibly using the venue.
# erc - Thursday 23 January, 2014
He’s free to play for the Wolfhounds against the Saxons on Saturday.
# erc - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
Two Munster men, two Leinster forwards and Ulster’s South African maestro have made the first cut.
# erc - Monday 20 January, 2014
Meanwhile, Edinburgh’s Cornell du Preez will also appear before a judicial officer after his yellow card against Munster.
# erc - Monday 13 January, 2014
Exeter Chiefs supremo Tony Rowe believes every European club wants to reach an agreement and feels the unions are at fault.
# erc - Saturday 4 January, 2014
‘It is yet to be explained why bringing an additional £12m into the game is not in the best interests of Welsh rugby.’
# erc - Thursday 2 January, 2014
The warring factions in European rugby were back at it today.
# erc - Tuesday 24 December, 2013
But would have made sense if they were.
# erc - Thursday 5 December, 2013
Premiership Rugby stakeholders met today to discuss their future in ERC competitions.
“The meeting will look at the future of English and European rugby over the next five years.”
# erc - Saturday 30 November, 2013
“This year of transition will give us enough time to create a new structure,” he added.
# erc - Friday 29 November, 2013
With the English seemingly set to come on board, all looks rosy for the ERC but this battle will resume next year.
# erc - Wednesday 27 November, 2013
Suggestions from France are that the LNR is ready to leave the English clubs out on their own.
# erc - Friday 22 November, 2013
The LNR has not yet committed to playing in the ERC-run tournament next season.
# erc - Thursday 21 November, 2013
The English RFU was not present at this afternoon’s meeting in Dublin.
A statement from the IRFU this evening confirmed that an ERC-run European competition will continue.
# erc - Monday 11 November, 2013
Pierre Camou, the president of the FFR, apparently held a meeting with representatives of the Top 14 sides last week.
# erc - Thursday 24 October, 2013
The parties will meet again early next month.
# erc - Wednesday 16 October, 2013
Ireland, Scotland and Wales look set to demand more World Cup cash as concerns over European club rugby persist.
# erc - Monday 7 October, 2013
*If the European competition even exists at that stage.
# erc - Monday 30 September, 2013
The NZRU have given the go-ahead for the game to take place, according to reports in France.
# erc - Thursday 26 September, 2013
All four nations involved in the Pro12 have today backed the existing structure.
# erc - Monday 23 September, 2013
The FFR say they will stand in the way of their clubs who hope to join the ‘Rugby Champions Cup’.
# erc - Sunday 22 September, 2013
Premiership Rugby and the LNR released a joint statement today.
# erc - Friday 20 September, 2013
The former Munster and Ireland flanker says every team in Europe would struggle without the H Cup.
# erc - Wednesday 18 September, 2013
The Australian believes any elite European competition would be pointless without the likes of Munster and Leinster.
The European tournament has given Irish fans some unforgettable days.
# erc - Tuesday 17 September, 2013
ERC wants to find “a negotiated solution to the current impasse” on 23 October.
# erc - Friday 13 September, 2013
The European Rugby Cup CEO repeated the points agreed in this week’s Dublin meeting.
# erc - Wednesday 11 September, 2013
‘Any purported cross-border club tournaments needed the approval both of the IRB, and of the relevant Unions.’
# erc - Tuesday 27 August, 2013
Bondi and Ballsbridge may have just gotten a little bit closer.
# erc - Sunday 19 May, 2013
The Toulon outhalf held off competition from Jamie Heaslip and a trio of Clermont players.
# erc - Friday 17 May, 2013
The Leinster man is the only nominee not to be playing in this year’s Heineken Cup Final.
# erc - Tuesday 22 January, 2013
3 Clermont Auvergne players have been included but the decision will not be made until after the Heineken Cup Final.