# Montpellier

This year
Ronan O'Gara's La Rochelle suffer opening defeat to Montpellier
Former England winger Jack Nowell was beaten on his league debut.
Late drama as Exeter squeeze past 14-man Montpellier, Toulouse beat Bulls
The game finished 33-33 after extra time as the English side advanced to the quarter-finals on tries scored.
Last year
Gareth Southgate helps Harlequins ahead of Champions Cup match
Montpellier have a 14-point lead from the first leg.
France prop Haouas given suspended jail sentence for theft
The 27-year-old was handed an 18-month suspended sentence and fined €15,000.
Van der Flier continues to shine in Leinster's all-action back row
The flanker had a typically productive outing against Montpellier on Sunday.
Leinster's attacking game looks in good health despite lengthy lay-off
The province played some superb rugby against a poor Montpellier side on Sunday.
'It’s not a rugby score, it’s a basketball score' - Philippe Saint-André hurt by heavy defeat to Leinster
Montpellier shipped 89 points to the province in a horribly one-sided Champions Cup clash.
Leinster demolish Montpellier by 82 points in record-breaking European win
The province eclipsed their previous biggest win in Europe, set against Bourgoin back in 2004.
Cullen: EPCR have lacked consistency in dealing with cancelled fixtures
Leinster remain deeply frustrated by the decision to award Montpellier a 28-0 bonus-point win following their cancelled round two meeting.
'It's created a lot of frustration in the club' - Montpellier decision still a sore point for Leinster
The province are back in action this weekend for the first time since the 11 December win over Bath.
Ex-Ireland underage centre to make Montpellier debut against Leinster
Drogheda native Karl Martin left the province to sign an academy deal with the French club last April.
'You definitely use it as motivation' - Leinster raring to go after extended break
Andrew Porter says the province have raised the intensity in training after seeing a string of fixtures postponed.
Dan Leavy ruled out for 'at least two months' in latest cruel injury blow
Two Leinster players are currently in isolation due to Covid-19, while Sunday’s opponents Montpellier have reported three new cases.
Covid-hit Montpellier see Top 14 fixture postponed ahead of trip to play Leinster
The French side are due in Dublin on Sunday week for a Champions Cup meeting with the province.
All time
Leinster and Montpellier report additional Covid cases ahead of Champions Cup meeting
Leinster have confirmed additional cases of Covid-19 following the postponement of training at UCD on Monday.
Covid-hit Leinster postpone training as precautionary measure
The province are due to play Montpellier on Friday, and the French side have also had to postpone training today due to Covid.
Leinster keen to find another gear ahead of 'physical confrontation' in Montpellier
The French side held a number of frontline players in reserve for their trip to play Exeter on Saturday.
Top14: Castres lock Pieterse sees red while Lyon's Bamba reveals racial abuse
It was an incident packed day of action in the French Top14.
Philippe Saint-André: Ronan O'Gara is doing 'an amazing job' at La Rochelle
The former France boss has been impressed by O’Gara’s coaching career.
Former France boss Philippe Saint-Andre appointed Montpellier head coach
The Top 14 club have sacked Xavier Garbajosa.
Connacht v Montpellier, European Rugby Champions Cup
Catch up on all the action as Andy Friend’s side scored a thrilling win over the Top 14 outfit.
Marmion out for 3-4 weeks as depleted Connacht prepare for Montpellier
The return of Ultan Dillane is a welcome boost for Andy Friend.
Montpellier snap up Samoan scrum-half to replace departed Pienaar
Ex-Ulster nine Pienaar has been linked with a return to the Cheetahs.
Wallaby back row joins Connacht's Champions Cup pool opponents
Caleb Timu has signed for Top 14 outfit Montpellier on a long-term deal.
Last-gasp try moves Montpellier top but Cruden suffers fresh injury setback
The All Black was forced off with a knee injury.
Montpellier v Leinster, Champions Cup
We were at the Altrad Stadium as Leo Cullen’s side looked to progress to the quarter-finals as top seeds.
'A trip to France is an assault on your senses. It's a good chance to show where we're at'
Leinster travel to Montpellier searching for a first win on French soil since October 2014.
Pienaar returns from injury as Montpellier name star-studded side for Leinster
Aaron Cruden, Frans Steyn and Nemani Nadolo all included in Vern Cotter’s explosive backline.
Leinster's homegrown model proves money can't buy everything in the modern game
“We want to create a club like Leinster where there is a bit more succession planning,” says Montpellier coach Nathan Hines.
Leinster produce their season's best to see off Montpellier in epic six-try tussle
Tries from Carbery, van der Flier, Henshaw and Daly help Cullen’s men to an opening weekend win.
Leinster v Montpellier, Champions Cup
Leo Cullen’s side got their European campaign underway at the RDS this afternoon.
Leinster v Montpellier, Champions Cup
Leo Cullen’s side had the chance to book a quarter-final place tonight and we followed all the action from the RDS.
Sexton fit for Montpellier but Sean Cronin facing a spell on the sidelines
There’s also good news on the fitness of Rob Kearney, Cathal Marsh, Fergus McFadden and Mike Ross.
Montpellier v Leinster, Champions Cup
Could Leo Cullen’s men make it two from two in Pool 4?
Tomás O'Leary is heading over to play Champions Cup rugby with Montpellier
Top 14 side sign Munster scrum-half as a “medical joker.”
Kelleher wears 15 for Connacht as O'Brien selected in second row
Pat Lam has named his first XV of the new season.
Disappointment for O'Shea and Quins as Montpellier edge Challenge Cup final
The 26-19 defeat was Conor O’Shea’s last game in charge before taking the reins of the Italian national team.
'Everyone in world rugby knows this is one of the prime jobs' - Jake White keen on England gig
However, the Montpellier boss does not want to be involved in a drawn out process.
Montpellier have confirmed the signing of a powerful pair of Springbok brothers
Jannie and Bismarck du Plessis will be bringing their aggression to the Top 14 next season.
Bath thrash Toulouse in France to set up grandstand finish in Pool 4
They’re not quite home and hosed yet.