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# asm-clermont-auvergne - Saturday 11 January, 2020

Saracens keep Champions Cup defence alive, four sides now confirmed for quarter-finals

Rhys Carre’s early red card made life difficult for his side.

As it happened: Clermont v Ulster, European Rugby Champions Cup

Dan McFarland’s northern province lost a tough test in France.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Friday 10 January, 2020

Coetzee and Murphy return to Ulster team for Clermont clash

Head coach Dan McFarland has made just two changes to the team that beat Munster last Friday.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Exeter close in on Champions Cup last eight and Clermont crush Bath

Clermont will face Ulster in a crucial match on 11 January.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Friday 22 November, 2019

As it happened: Ulster v Clermont, Heineken Champions Cup

As it happened: Ulster v Clermont, Heineken Champions Cup

John Cooney was outstanding as Ulster secured a vital home win.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Thursday 21 November, 2019

McFarland makes changes to Ulster team for visit of Clermont

The head coach has brought in four new faces from the team that beat Bath last Saturday.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

'His impact here is still spoken about': Schmidt's Clermont years

Former second row Jamie Cudmore and team manager Neil McIlroy on Joe Schmidt’s influence on the Clermont Auvergne dressing room.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Friday 10 May, 2019

Clermont crowned Challenge Cup champions after one-sided final victory

They had 20 points to spare over Top 14 rivals La Rochelle on Friday night.

Challenge Cup final pits Jono Gibbes' La Rochelle against scarred Clermont

It’s an all-French decider at St James’ Park this evening.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Sunday 2 September, 2018

Zebo opens his Top 14 account but Racing hammered by Clermont

There was also defeat for Paddy Jackson and Perpignan this afternoon.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Monday 16 April, 2018

Top 14 club Clermont distance themselves from signing Paddy Jackson

“There is no contact between Paddy Jackson and the club and no desire on our part to engage his services.”

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Thursday 15 February, 2018

France scrum-half Parra ruled out of Six Nations return by knee surgery

A long wait for an international comeback continues after the 29-year-old’s impressive form for Clermont Auvergne earned him a recall.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Saturday 23 December, 2017

'Tongan Bear' earns new contract at Clermont despite only playing 24 minutes for the club

Prop Loni Uhila has put pen-to-paper on a new deal as he recovers from a broken arm.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Monday 11 December, 2017

Saracens-Clermont Champions Cup match to go ahead today

Parts of Britain have been hit by heavy snow and high winds, with flights, train and road travel all severely disrupted.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Champions Clermont Auvergne hit with 7-try trouncing by La Rochelle

Meanwhile, former Ulster favourite Ruan Pienaar chipped in with 17 points for Montpellier against Castres.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Clermont topple Toulon to claim French Top14 title

Morgan Parra kicked 17 points in a 22-16 win.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Saracens secure back-to-back Champions Cup titles by seeing off Clermont

The English champions came out strongly in the second half to prevail at Murrayfield.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Analysis: Aaron Smith and Morgan Parra find creative scrum-half solutions

Both nines have produced triple skip passes to cut defences apart in recent weeks.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Monday 24 April, 2017

'We would've loved to have seen how close we could've got to Saracens'

Johnny Sexton sees Leinster’s European season as one of progress.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'I have got to be proud of the guys for the way we came back'

Captain Isa Nacewa says Leinster always believed they could overhaul Clermont.

Dire opening, Leavy's big moment and Ringrose's wonder try

Leinster had a revival in the second half but came up short in the end.

Disastrous start leaves Leinster with too much to do in defeat to Clermont

Camille Lopez guided the Top 14 club home in a thrilling Champions Cup semi-final in Lyon.

As it happened: Clermont Auvergne v Leinster, Champions Cup semi-final

We’re going minute-by-minute as Leo Cullen’s league leaders take on European rugby’s nearly men.

France the ideal setting for Leinster’s exciting attack to be unleashed again

Clermont have undoubted quality but Leinster are an exciting attacking force.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Friday 21 April, 2017

Analysis: Lancaster leads shift in Leinster's unstructured attacking mindset

The senior coach has encouraged the province to see turnovers as try-scoring opportunities.

'There’s no reason why we can't go all the way': Clermont determined to make 2017 their year

Nick Abendanon is expecting a huge challenge in Sunday’s semi-final against Leinster but says the French side are focused on breaking their European hoodoo.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Leinster heading to Lyon for European semi-final clash with Clermont

The Top 14 side overcame Toulon in their quarter-final today.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Six men jailed for attacking French rugby players with machetes and knives

Clermont trio Aurelien Rougerie, Benjamin Kayser and Julien Pierre suffered several injuries after the incident outside a nightclub.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Monday 13 February, 2017

Ex-Leinster forwards coach Jono Gibbes to take charge at Ulster

The 40-year-old also guided Clermont to the Top 14 and Champions Cup finals in his debut season.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

36-year-old Rougerie to extend his Clermont career into 19th season

Age has proved to be no barrier for the former France centre.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Thursday 19 January, 2017

French adventure - Michael Murphy swapping life with Donegal for Clermont The Toughest Trade This post contains images

French adventure - Michael Murphy swapping life with Donegal for Clermont

The 2012 All-Ireland winning captain is going trying his hand at rugby.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Two fancied ex-All Blacks out of the running for Connacht job

Tony Brown has ruled himself out, while Jono Gibbes will be staying in France.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Thursday 29 December, 2016

'I began vomiting. I was still allowed back on the field' - Jamie Cudmore's frightening concussion story Head Games This post contains videos

'I began vomiting. I was still allowed back on the field' - Jamie Cudmore's frightening concussion story

“It’s nice to say that we want to protect players but we’ve really got to put some action behind those words.”

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Alleged gouging incident involving Ulster's Luke Marshall earns Clermont prop a 7-week ban

Etienne Falgoux will not be available for their remaining Pool games.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Clermont prop cited after alleged gouging incident involving Ulster's Luke Marshall

The Frenchman faces a hefty ban if found guilty.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Sunday 18 December, 2016

As it happened: Clermont v Ulster, Champions Cup

Stade Marcel Michelin was the venue for today’s European clash.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Saturday 10 December, 2016

Henderson helps Ulster to impressive bonus-point win over Clermont

Les Kiss’ men were in try-scoring form at Kingspan Stadium.

Ulster must step up European effort with dynamic Clermont in Belfast

Ulster must step up European effort with dynamic Clermont in Belfast

Les Kiss’ men have reasons to be optimistic but Clermont have named a strong XV.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Friday 9 December, 2016

Ulster name Best captain against imposing Clermont outfit

Paddy Jackson, Robbie Diack and Louis Ludik also come into the Ulster team.

# asm-clermont-auvergne - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Ex-Leinster coach Gibbes emerges as contender to succeed Lam at Connacht

The New Zealander is currently working as an assistant coach at Top 14 club Clermont.

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