# Champions Cup

April 2024
'The dominant team was in blue. They were sharper to everything'
Ronan O’Gara was disappointed to see his La Rochelle come out second best in Dublin today.
Leinster smash past La Rochelle to secure Croke Park Champions Cup semi-final
Leinster smash past La Rochelle to secure Croke Park semi-final
Leo Cullen’s men scored five tries in a statement 40-13 win at Aviva Stadium.
Leinster v La Rochelle, Champions Cup quarter-final
‘It was really refreshing to see you mean something to them’ - O’Gara’s week in Cork
This is the game Leinster have been waiting for all season
'I think he's the best chop tackler in the game'
Leinster name Will Connors and Jason Jenkins in team to face La Rochelle
'This one is the one to win, it's the one we're always chasing' - Henshaw
La Rochelle embracing Fota boot camp as they go 'Fireman Mode' for quarter-final
‘When you kinda get to know where a guy grew up, you get to know him a lot more too.’
La Rochelle seek to absorb Rebel county then travel to Dublin as continuity Cork
Ronan O’Gara knows European champions need an injection of Corkness to give them the edge against Leinster.
'There's definitely a bit more to it' – Van der Flier on La Rochelle rivalry
So what next for Munster after their Champions Cup exit?
Graham Rowntree and co. are convinced the best is yet ahead for the province.
Replacing James Ryan one of the biggest calls facing Leinster this week
Accuracy, intent and luck – Jacques Nienaber on how to win in knockout rugby
ROG and La Rochelle land into Cork ahead of Leinster clash
Three French, three English, one South African, and one Irish
This could be the week that defines Leinster's season
La Rochelle are coming back to Dublin for a massive Champions Cup quarter-final clash.
Munster had little luck but regrets in Northampton feel too familiar
Errors allowed Northampton to prosper, while sickness-hit Munster struggled in the final quarter.
Dupont and Ntamack return as five-time champs Toulouse cruise past Racing
'Lads are going to pick up bugs but that's not the reason we lost today'
Leinster and La Rochelle set for another heavyweight battle in Dublin
Munster need something special to pull off upset in Northampton
Graham Rowntree’s men are specialists in making life tough for themselves.
'We'll need to be better' - Leinster gear up for La Rochelle rematch
Gibson-Park bags hat-trick as Leinster book La Rochelle rematch in quarter-finals
Gibson-Park hat-tricks sees Leinster book quarter-final date with La Rochelle
The province put five tries on Leicester Tigers at Aviva Stadium.
Blow for Munster as duo ruled out of Northampton clash
Even Storm Kathleen shouldn't throw Leinster off course as Tigers come to town
Ross Byrne starts and Hugo Keenan returns in Leinster team to face Leicester Tigers
Snyman fit for Munster as Zebo starts against Northampton
'When someone asks for a photo, your mates are like 'Jesus, who'd you think you are now?'
'It's Munster in England against the Premiership leaders. Written off. It's Munster'
The English side are six-point favourites for Sunday’s clash at Franklin’s Gardens.
'I’ve lost three different finals at Champions Cup level, that’s a pretty s*** stat to have'
Leinster winger James Lowe is determined to get over the line in Europe this season.
Nash and Snyman both doubts for Munster's Champions Cup trip to Northampton
'There’s boys that haven’t won anything yet in Leinster colours, so they're really hungry'
This year
EPCR announce referee appointments for Champions Cup Round of 16
Leinster get the job done on weekend of detours and disruptions
Leo Cullen’s side will have home advantage in the Champions Cup round of 16 but have yet to fully hit their stride.
Leinster could host La Rochelle in QFs while Munster go on the road
Leinster host Leicester while Munster travel to Northampton in Champions Cup last 16
'Joe's been excellent' - McCarthy furthers case for place in Ireland team