# Exeter Chiefs

Last year
# Staying Put
Exeter's Rob Baxter rules out England job, expresses surprise at timing of Eddie Jones’ exit
Exeter have confirmed long-term deals for Baxter, head coach Ali Hepher, forwards coach Rob Hunter and skills coach Ricky Pellow.
# less is more
Rob Baxter says 10 clubs in Gallagher Premiership would be ‘very common sense’
The English domestic season has experienced a difficult start off the pitch.
# new chapter
Ireland hooker Moloney included in impressive list of new arrivals at Exeter Chiefs
The 29-year-old joins from Wasps ahead of the 2022/23 season.
# Playoff race
Bristol all but end Exeter's top-four hopes in Premiership
In Friday’s other Premiership match, Sale won 16-7 away to Wasps.
# Home Advantage
Munster serve up a tantalising taste of the old Thomond Park magic ahead of Aviva roadtrip
Saturday’s win over Exeter was a special day in Limerick but the province will head to Dublin for their Champions Cup quarter-final with Toulouse.
# nowhere like home
Exeter feel full force of Thomond Park effect, as Munster set to hit the road for Toulouse 'home' game
Munster fed off a brilliant atmosphere in Limerick but the stadium is booked up on the weekend of their Champions Cup quarter-final.
# Leader
'That's what you want your captain to do on the big days, perform like that'
Johann van Graan was full of praise for Peter O’Mahony after his superb individual display against Exeter Chiefs.
# stepping up
Inspirational Peter O'Mahony leads Munster to thrilling win over Exeter
The province have qualified for the quarter-finals of the Heineken Champions Cup thanks to a superb 26-10 win at Thomond Park.
# Home Advantage
Exeter hold the advantage, but Munster must sense opportunity at Thomond Park
Johann van Graan’s side have the quality to overturn a five-point deficit but need to be more clinical in attack.
# Leader
'That mental side of the game, it's something that probably I hadn't really tapped into'
Munster flanker Jack O’Donoghue on his strong form this season, and Graham Rowntree’s promotion to head coach.
# all to play for
'We’re a team that never goes away' - Munster's fighting spirit tees up fascinating Exeter rematch
Johann van Graan feels Munster’s 13-8 loss in Devon has set the two teams up for a massive second leg tie at Thomond Park.
# Room to improve
Munster spirit is alive and well ahead of intriguing Exeter rematch
The province put in a major shift in defeat to Exeter but their attack leaves much to be desired.
# Van Graan
'We had quite a bit of sickness in the week, but it was literally just the next man in'
Munster coach Johann van Graan was pleased with his team’s fighting spirit as the province left Sandy Park with a 13-8 defeat.
# still in it
Battling Munster dig deep to keep Champions Cup hopes alive with five-point defeat in Exeter
The province produced a huge defensive effort in a gripping 13-8 loss at Sandy Park.
# Tom Hayes
'I went across for 12 months, ended up staying there for nine years'
In Exeter Tom Hayes isn’t known as John ‘Bull’ Hayes’ brother but as the talisman who led the club to rugby’s Promised Land.
# Time to shine
Munster's young guns have the quality to pull off mission improbable in Exeter
The province have been hit hard by injuries but can still trouble the Chiefs at Sandy Park today.
# devon date
Larkham wary of Exeter's 'world-class' threats ahead of Sandy Park showdown
Munster head to Devon for a Champions Cup round of 16 tie this weekend.
# uncertainty
'I'm not going to sit here and say that it's ideal, I'd love to have the whole ticket named for next year'
Munster captain Peter O’Mahony discusses the province’s search for Johann van Graan’s successor as head coach.
# Bad luck
Exeter's Jack Nowell to miss Munster Champions Cup ties after suffering broken arm
The Exeter wing faces a battle to play again this season after sustaining the injury in England’s Six Nations defeat to France.
# Pastures new
Leinster duo to join Exeter Chiefs
It has been confirmed that Jack Dunne and Rory O’Loughlin will make the move across the water.
# Premiership
London Irish come from behind to beat Exeter
Elsewhere, Gloucester enjoyed a 32-22 win away to Newcastle and Northampton were 29-13 winners at Worcester.
# Offensive
Exeter Chiefs to abandon Native American theme as rebrand honours Celtic tribe
The new identity, including a change to their logo, will take effect from July.
All time
# tgif
Ireland forward Fryday signs with Exeter in England's Premier 15s
‘It’s a great opportunity to come over here and play a high standard of rugby and get some quality rugby time under my belt.’
# Opening Weekend
Borthwick salutes Ford as Leicester end long wait for Exeter win
A new season of Gallagher Premiership rugby kicked-off this weekend.
# gimme five
Munster run in five tries in entertaining pre-season win over Exeter
Munster win 31-19 in front of 8,775 in Sandy Park.
# having doubts
England's Henry Slade clarifies comments over refusing to take coronavirus vaccine
The 28-year-old insists his remarks were not to be taken as opposition to the UK Government’s vaccine roll-out.
Leinster stun champions Exeter in Champions Cup quarter-finals
Leinster came from 14-0 down to defeat Exeter in the Champions Cup quarter-finals.
# Chiefs
'We want to be the ones being the aggressors' - Slade has Leinster scalp in his sights
The Exeter centre is looking to make a statement ahead of the impending Lions squad announcement.
# Exet Strategy
D-Day for Leinster as they prepare for trench warfare with Exeter
The 2018 European champions meet last year’s Champions Cup winners in the European quarter-finals tonight.
# Clash of the Titans
Cullen: ‘The group is as motivated as ever – Exeter is a huge challenge’
Leinster take on Premiership and Champions Cup winners Exeter Chiefs tomorrow at Sandy Park.
# Defence
Baxter has Leinster homework done as Exeter prepare to put Champions Cup title on the line
The Chiefs beat Racing in last season’s final to land their first European title.
# Chiefs
'It's about the here and now' - Baxter looking past Exeter's history with Leinster
Last year’s Champions Cup winners have lost all four previous meetings with the province.
# Last 8
Dates and times confirmed for Champions Cup and Challenge Cup quarter-finals
Leinster’s meeting with Exeter on Saturday will clash with the Wales v Ireland game in the Women’s Six Nations.
# The champ champs
Exeter edge Wasps in Premiership final to seal double
The win follows up Exeter’s 31-27 victory over France’s Racing 92 in last week’s Champions Cup final.
# That'll sting
Wasps missing 11 players for Premiership final against Exeter Chiefs
Wasps’ participation in the Twickenham showpiece was in jeopardy due to a number of players testing positive for coronavirus.
# Champions Cup
Man for the big occasion Zebo in place to realise Racing dream
The Munster man moved to Paris for opportunities like this.
# Morality Tale
‘Exeter are English rugby’s version of Munster and Connacht rolled into one’
At one stage they were not even the best team in Devon but today Exeter Chiefs can become the No1 side in Europe.
# Team news
Zebo and Whitten start as Exeter and Racing name Champions Cup final line-ups
There’ll be a new name on the silverware after tomorrow’s final, which will be played at Bristol’s Ashton Gate.
# First Nowell
Champions Cup boost for Exeter as Nowell in line to make injury comeback
The England wing trained on Tuesday ahead of Racing showdown.
# Breakthrough
Hogg ecstatic as Exeter book semi-final date with Toulouse
Exeter Chiefs defeat Northampton Saints 38-15 to seal the club’s first ever European Champions Cup semi-final spot.