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#Montpellier

# montpellier - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Ex-Portsmouth player Valery Mezague found dead in his Toulon apartment
# RIP
# RIP

Ex-Portsmouth player Valery Mezague found dead in his Toulon apartment

Nov 15th 2014, 7:30 PM 28,318 Views 16 Comments

Police aren’t treating the 30 year-old’s death as suspicious.

# montpellier - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Former giants Toulouse start with a win as Ospreys' strong form continues
# Contenders
# Contenders

Former giants Toulouse start with a win as Ospreys' strong form continues

Oct 19th 2014, 4:08 PM 3,027 Views 2 Comments

Elsewhere, the Ospreys won their seventh consecutive match after running five tries past Treviso.

# montpellier - Friday 17 October, 2014

What challenge will the French clubs pose in the Champions Cup this season?
# Contenders
# Contenders

What challenge will the French clubs pose in the Champions Cup this season?

Oct 17th 2014, 8:15 AM 1,995 Views 0 Comments

The three Irish provinces have Top 14 opposition to deal with in the pool stages.

# montpellier - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Trinh-Duc holds nerve to condemn Clermont to another home defeat
# Home Discomforts
# Home Discomforts

Trinh-Duc holds nerve to condemn Clermont to another home defeat

Aug 30th 2014, 10:18 AM 4,521 Views 1 Comment

Suddenly, the Auvergne-based club don’t look so dangerous at the Stade Marcel-Michelin.

# montpellier - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Sexton nails 45-metre penalty to fire Racing to victory over Montpellier
# Top 14
# Top 14

Sexton nails 45-metre penalty to fire Racing to victory over Montpellier

Aug 16th 2014, 10:05 PM 13,171 Views 56 Comments

The Ireland out-half kicked 11 points for the Parisians on the first weekend of the new French season.

# montpellier - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Saracens sign world-class Argentina prop as Top 14 won't let him play
# G3
# G3

Saracens sign world-class Argentina prop as Top 14 won't let him play

May 24th 2014, 5:02 PM 8,614 Views 4 Comments

Juan Figallo will leave Montpellier next season as his neck injury means he cannot play in France.

# montpellier - Monday 19 May, 2014

Sexton's debut Top 14 season ends as Montpellier rue rule mix-up
# Denouement
# Denouement

Sexton's debut Top 14 season ends as Montpellier rue rule mix-up

May 19th 2014, 12:28 PM 9,586 Views 0 Comments

Racing were beaten in the semi-finals, with Toulon advancing to face Castres in a repeat of last season’s final.

# montpellier - Sunday 12 January, 2014

Anscombe: Talk of bonus point failed to show 'respect' for Montpellier
# Job Done
# Job Done

Anscombe: Talk of bonus point failed to show 'respect' for Montpellier

Jan 12th 2014, 7:00 AM 2,010 Views 0 Comments

The Ulster head coach was happy to come away with four points from the Pool 5 clash at Ravenhill.

# montpellier - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Ulster's Trimble 'proud' to set impressive Heineken Cup record
# Tip Of The Cap
# Tip Of The Cap

Ulster's Trimble 'proud' to set impressive Heineken Cup record

Jan 11th 2014, 1:12 PM 2,909 Views 2 Comments

The Ireland international wing became his province’s most capped player in the European competition last night.

Paddy Jackson: Montpellier 'were out to spoil our party'
# Kicking On
# Kicking On

Paddy Jackson: Montpellier 'were out to spoil our party'

Jan 11th 2014, 9:30 AM 2,768 Views 4 Comments

The Ulster out-half has his attention turned towards Welford Road next weekend after last night’s win.

# montpellier - Friday 10 January, 2014

As it happened: Ulster v Montpellier, Heineken Cup
# Minute-by-Minute
# Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Ulster v Montpellier, Heineken Cup

Jan 10th 2014, 7:25 PM 24,800 Views 24 Comments

We went minute-by-minute from Ravenhill as Ulster aimed to turn the screw in Pool 5.

Record breaker Trimble just going out to enjoy the ride at Ravenhill
# Pool 5
# Pool 5

Record breaker Trimble just going out to enjoy the ride at Ravenhill

Jan 10th 2014, 1:08 PM 3,576 Views 0 Comments

The winger is hoping for a repeat of the relaxed, confident performance he put in against Munster.

Cavalry arrives as Ulster eye up two big steps to quarter-final
# Preview
# Preview

Cavalry arrives as Ulster eye up two big steps to quarter-final

Jan 10th 2014, 8:15 AM 1,837 Views 3 Comments

Montpellier, on the other hand, have made 13 changes for tonight’s visit to Ravenhill.

# montpellier - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Three key battles for Ulster to win against Montpellier
# 3kb
# 3kb

Three key battles for Ulster to win against Montpellier

Jan 9th 2014, 8:26 PM 2,470 Views 4 Comments

Mark Ansombe’s men face the Top 14 club’s second-string, but there are some dangerous players to watch.

Best and Muller return to face Montpellier
# Team News
# Team News

Best and Muller return to face Montpellier

Jan 9th 2014, 3:00 PM 5,663 Views 13 Comments

Mark Anscombe has picked the fit-again pair for tomorrow night’s Heineken Cup Pool 5 game.

Montpellier name second-string team for Ulster visit
# Team News
# Team News

Montpellier name second-string team for Ulster visit

Jan 9th 2014, 2:51 PM 3,600 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Jonny Sexton will partner Mike Phillips at halfback for Racing Métro tomorrow night.

Marshall eager to ‘get in the face’ of misfiring Montpellier
# Pool 5
# Pool 5

Marshall eager to ‘get in the face’ of misfiring Montpellier

Jan 9th 2014, 7:00 AM 1,575 Views 2 Comments

The Ulster centre isn’t sure what the French side will throw at him tomorrow night, but he’s happy to play off the cuff.

# montpellier - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

'Schmidt knows my game better than me': Darren Cave wants to play for Ireland more than anything
# Outsider
# Outsider

'Schmidt knows my game better than me': Darren Cave wants to play for Ireland more than anything

Jan 8th 2014, 8:00 AM 11,674 Views 26 Comments

“It’s great to have a coach whose detail is so good,” says the centre in search of a sixth international cap in five years.

# montpellier - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Ulster take heed of Manchester United’s cautionary cup tale
# Reds
# Reds

Ulster take heed of Manchester United’s cautionary cup tale

Jan 7th 2014, 4:01 PM 5,730 Views 0 Comments

Few know what Montpellier will bring to Ravenhill on Friday, but Mark Anscombe has his side focused on their own game.

# montpellier - Saturday 4 January, 2014

'Our destiny is in our hands' - Anscombe ready for Heineken Cup
# Suftum
# Suftum

'Our destiny is in our hands' - Anscombe ready for Heineken Cup

Jan 4th 2014, 1:06 PM 1,747 Views 11 Comments

The Ulster coach says his side did a ‘good enough job’ in defending Munster’s maul.

# montpellier - Saturday 28 December, 2013

What would Jamie Heaslip be getting himself into in France?
# Rumours
# Rumours

What would Jamie Heaslip be getting himself into in France?

Dec 28th 2013, 2:07 PM 7,258 Views 22 Comments

We take a look at the lie of the land in Montpellier and Toulon, both rumoured destinations for the Ireland No. 8.

# montpellier - Monday 4 November, 2013

Video: French player sees red for this clothes line
# Ouch!
# Ouch!

Video: French player sees red for this clothes line

Nov 4th 2013, 9:12 AM 3,316 Views 1 Comment

Grenoble’s Vincent Campo floored his Montpellier opponent with this dangerous stiff arm.

# montpellier - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

This try by Montpellier was voted as last season's best in France
# Try Time
# Try Time

This try by Montpellier was voted as last season's best in France

Oct 22nd 2013, 1:13 PM 2,966 Views 0 Comments

The LNR-organised Nuit de Rugby took place last night, with Irishman Jeremy Davidson picking up an award.

# montpellier - Monday 21 October, 2013

Snapshot: Ulster celebrate their superb win in Montpellier
# Suftum
# Suftum

Snapshot: Ulster celebrate their superb win in Montpellier

Oct 21st 2013, 9:53 PM 8,032 Views 3 Comments

The Ulster men were majestic in the Heineken Cup game, and afterwards.

Sure-footed Ulster leave themselves room to improve
# Analysis
# Analysis

Sure-footed Ulster leave themselves room to improve

Oct 21st 2013, 3:48 PM 1,723 Views 0 Comments

Mark Anscombe’s side are clinical in every aspect bar converting try-scoring opportunities.

# montpellier - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Ulster earn important win away to Montpellier
# Away Win
# Away Win

Ulster earn important win away to Montpellier

Oct 19th 2013, 4:29 PM 3,562 Views 2 Comments

Mark Anscombe’s men gave a tactical master class to beat Montpellier in Pool 5 of the Heineken Cup.

# montpellier - Friday 18 October, 2013

3 of the key battles for Ulster as they visit Montpellier
# Head-to-heads
# Head-to-heads

3 of the key battles for Ulster as they visit Montpellier

Oct 18th 2013, 3:21 PM 1,338 Views 0 Comments

Experience against energy at scrum-half, power against aggression at openside and two powerhouses out wide.

‘For the boys aspiring to be internationals, this is their chance’ — Rory Best
# Suftum
# Suftum

‘For the boys aspiring to be internationals, this is their chance’ — Rory Best

Oct 18th 2013, 7:15 AM 1,345 Views 0 Comments

The Ulster hooker has helped his side through tough tasks in recent weeks. Next stop, Montpellier.

# montpellier - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Henry braced to be battered and bruised again in Montpellier
# Suftum
# Suftum

Henry braced to be battered and bruised again in Montpellier

Oct 17th 2013, 8:00 AM 4,557 Views 3 Comments

‘It’s worth it when you get the win’, says the openside flanker.

# montpellier - Monday 14 October, 2013

No 9 problem at Ulster as Marshall pens new 3-year contract
# Competition
# Competition

No 9 problem at Ulster as Marshall pens new 3-year contract

Oct 14th 2013, 5:22 PM 1,736 Views 1 Comment

The scrum-half has signed the new deal a week after his positional rival Ruan Pienaar did likewise.

# montpellier - Friday 11 October, 2013

How to win the Heineken Cup: a smart fly-half is a good place to start
# Opinion
# Opinion

How to win the Heineken Cup: a smart fly-half is a good place to start

Oct 11th 2013, 7:15 AM 1,968 Views 0 Comments

Many other factors come into the equation, but a quick-thinking No 10 is vital to emerging victorious against Europe’s elite.

# montpellier - Saturday 27 April, 2013

As it happened: Clermont v Munster, Heineken Cup semi-final
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Clermont v Munster, Heineken Cup semi-final

Apr 27th 2013, 4:47 PM 39,638 Views 100 Comments

We went minute-by-minute as Munster embarked on their most daunting European trip yet.

# montpellier - Friday 26 April, 2013

Here's your 'Average Munster Fans Living It Up in Montpellier' pic of the day
# Sightseeing
# Sightseeing

Here's your 'Average Munster Fans Living It Up in Montpellier' pic of the day

Apr 26th 2013, 7:40 PM 4,495 Views 8 Comments

You can’t take them anywhere.

Agony & Ecstasy: A brief history of Munster's French semi-final adventures
# SUAF
# SUAF

Agony & Ecstasy: A brief history of Munster's French semi-final adventures

Apr 26th 2013, 4:45 PM 2,551 Views 5 Comments

Munster have been down this road five times before.

# montpellier - Friday 11 January, 2013

Heineken Cup: Bad news for Leinster as Montpellier take 5 points off Sale
# Round-Up
# Round-Up

Heineken Cup: Bad news for Leinster as Montpellier take 5 points off Sale

Jan 11th 2013, 10:30 PM 3,208 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, Northampton’s win over Castres puts Ulster into the knock-out stages.

# montpellier - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Heineken Cup round-up: Saints down Ulster, Montpellier top pool
# Wrap
# Wrap

Heineken Cup round-up: Saints down Ulster, Montpellier top pool

Dec 15th 2012, 8:55 PM 1,876 Views 2 Comments

There were wins too today for Exeter, Leicester and Harlequins.

# montpellier - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Heineken Cup: Julian Salvi at the double for Tigers as Welsh woes continue
# Cup Wrap
# Cup Wrap

Heineken Cup: Julian Salvi at the double for Tigers as Welsh woes continue

Dec 9th 2012, 7:02 PM 711 Views 0 Comments

Cardiff Blues suffered their third defeat in a row as Montpellier won away from home.

# montpellier - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

UEFA Champions League Group B wrap: Arsenal draw, Olympiacos close gap
# Review
# Review

UEFA Champions League Group B wrap: Arsenal draw, Olympiacos close gap

Nov 6th 2012, 10:08 PM 908 Views 0 Comments

Despite late pressure from the Schalke, Arsene Wenger’s side stayed strong to secure a vital point.

Champions League Group B preview: Tough task for Arsenal at Schalke
# Wenger Bus
# Wenger Bus

Champions League Group B preview: Tough task for Arsenal at Schalke

Nov 6th 2012, 8:18 AM 394 Views 0 Comments

The German outfit are currently one point ahead of the Gunners after their 2-0 victory at the Emirates last time out.

# montpellier - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Jackman loving life at Grenoble but cursing his old friend Contepomi
# Coach J
# Coach J

Jackman loving life at Grenoble but cursing his old friend Contepomi

Oct 27th 2012, 10:30 AM 2,149 Views 0 Comments

The former Leinster hooker has targeted Top 14 survival, and taking some big scalps, this season.