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#pool 5

# pool-5 - Sunday 8 December, 2019

Friend laments fruitless return from Gloucester as pool picture dims
# Pool 5
# Pool 5

Friend laments fruitless return from Gloucester as pool picture dims

Dec 8th 2019, 4:35 PM 8,055 Views 4 Comments

‘Instead of captialising on the half-time lead, we give an interception and given them a reason to believe.’

# pool-5 - Sunday 17 November, 2019

'In a weird way, that's actually what builds this team. It makes you have character'
# RISE UP
# RISE UP

'In a weird way, that's actually what builds this team. It makes you have character'

Nov 17th 2019, 9:30 PM 19,427 Views 4 Comments

Andy Friend’s Connacht will have a ‘red-hot crack’ at Toulouse after beating Montpellier.

Friend's Connacht overcome injury crisis to notch impressive win over Montpellier
# Dogged
# Dogged

Friend's Connacht overcome injury crisis to notch impressive win over Montpellier

Nov 17th 2019, 2:58 PM 29,327 Views 42 Comments

Conor Fitzgerald’s penalty edged the western province to their impressive victory.

Injury-depleted Connacht out for stirring win on return to Champions Cup
# French Visitors
# French Visitors

Injury-depleted Connacht out for stirring win on return to Champions Cup

Nov 17th 2019, 1:00 AM 11,175 Views 7 Comments

Andy Friend’s men welcome Top 14 outfit Montpellier to Galway this afternoon.

# pool-5 - Friday 15 November, 2019

Healy and Dillane return from injury in Connacht team to face Montpellier
# Team News
# Team News

Healy and Dillane return from injury in Connacht team to face Montpellier

Nov 15th 2019, 12:17 PM 6,601 Views 9 Comments

Head coach Andy Friend is, however, missing several important players due to injury.

# pool-5 - Saturday 10 December, 2016

Ulster must step up European effort with dynamic Clermont in Belfast

Ulster must step up European effort with dynamic Clermont in Belfast

Dec 10th 2016, 1:00 AM 4,193 Views 2 Comments

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

# pool-5 - Saturday 16 January, 2016

As it happened: Leinster v Bath, Champions Cup
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Leinster v Bath, Champions Cup

Jan 16th 2016, 4:36 PM 40,616 Views 44 Comments

We went minute-by-minute from the RDS as Leinster’s baby Blues took on one of the Premiership’s richest clubs.

# pool-5 - Sunday 13 December, 2015

George Ford was ice cold under pressure, nailing this game-winning touchline conversion
# Ford Fiesta
# Ford Fiesta

George Ford was ice cold under pressure, nailing this game-winning touchline conversion

Dec 13th 2015, 8:08 PM 11,693 Views 5 Comments

Mike Ford’s 22-year-old son ensured his club maintain their 100% record ahead of the return fixture next weekend.

As it happened: Toulon v Leinster, Champions Cup
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Toulon v Leinster, Champions Cup

Dec 13th 2015, 4:10 PM 47,119 Views 70 Comments

We went minute-by-minute as two three-time champs went head-to-head in the south of France.

# pool-5 - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Leinster in dire European trouble as Ford's penalty fires Bath to victory
# Beaten
# Beaten

Leinster in dire European trouble as Ford's penalty fires Bath to victory

Nov 21st 2015, 5:15 PM 12,197 Views 40 Comments

The Irish province have two defeats in two games in the Champions Cup.

# pool-5 - Monday 16 November, 2015

Bath chairman claims postponed Champions Cup clash with Toulon 'can't happen'
# Fixture Congestion
# Fixture Congestion

Bath chairman claims postponed Champions Cup clash with Toulon 'can't happen'

Nov 16th 2015, 12:27 PM 10,524 Views 28 Comments

“There are simply no free weekends available between now and the end of the season.”

# pool-5 - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Ospreys swoop late to snatch draw against Racing Metro
# Pool 5
# Pool 5

Ospreys swoop late to snatch draw against Racing Metro

Dec 6th 2014, 5:24 PM 2,761 Views 1 Comment

ROG will be fuming.

# pool-5 - 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 3,028 Views 2 Comments

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

# pool-5 - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Sexton's Racing Métro make winning start against disappointed Saints
# J10
# J10

Sexton's Racing Métro make winning start against disappointed Saints

Oct 18th 2014, 7:41 PM 11,280 Views 3 Comments

The English side were denied a losing bonus point in the final minute of play.

# pool-5 - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Ulster aiming to take the next Heineken Cup step against Tigers
# Preview
# Preview

Ulster aiming to take the next Heineken Cup step against Tigers

Jan 18th 2014, 7:00 AM 1,542 Views 1 Comment

Mark Anscombe’s men can ensure a clean sweep of Pool 5 by beating Leicester at Welford Road today.

# pool-5 - Friday 17 January, 2014

Leicester v Ulster: 3 key battles to decide who earns a home quarter-final
# 3kb
# 3kb

Leicester v Ulster: 3 key battles to decide who earns a home quarter-final

Jan 17th 2014, 4:05 PM 3,080 Views 2 Comments

Ulster will have to come out on top of these match-ups to maintain their status as top seeds.

# pool-5 - Monday 13 January, 2014

Wilson keen to crack Welford Road and bring knock-out game to Ravenhill
# Suftum
# Suftum

Wilson keen to crack Welford Road and bring knock-out game to Ravenhill

Jan 13th 2014, 9:29 AM 1,715 Views 4 Comments

The ex-Northampton man has endured plenty of hurt in Leicester and hopes to buck the trend this Saturday.

# pool-5 - 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.

# pool-5 - Saturday 11 January, 2014

As it happened: Gloucester v Munster, Heineken Cup
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Gloucester v Munster, Heineken Cup

Jan 11th 2014, 5:13 PM 38,776 Views 61 Comments

Rob Penney’s side were in Kingsholm with the aim of taking another step towards the quarter-finals.

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 2,912 Views 2 Comments

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

# pool-5 - 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 24,802 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.

# pool-5 - 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.

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.

# pool-5 - 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.

# pool-5 - Sunday 15 December, 2013

‘Pressure now on Leicester’ as Ulster hit every mark
# Suftum
# Suftum

‘Pressure now on Leicester’ as Ulster hit every mark

Dec 15th 2013, 9:01 AM 2,622 Views 3 Comments

Director of rugby David Humphreys credited his side’s defence after limiting Treviso to one penalty over two games.

# pool-5 - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Ulster wade through the fog to a bonus point in Treviso
# Match Report
# Match Report

Ulster wade through the fog to a bonus point in Treviso

Dec 14th 2013, 2:22 PM 9,995 Views 5 Comments

Jared Payne claimed a vital, late, fourth try for the northern province.

# pool-5 - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Ulster too good to get carried away after one-sided try-fest
# Reaction
# Reaction

Ulster too good to get carried away after one-sided try-fest

Dec 8th 2013, 1:17 AM 2,224 Views 0 Comments

Ulster got the job done and then some against Treviso.

# pool-5 - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Seventh heaven as Ulster whitewash terrible Treviso
# Match Report
# Match Report

Seventh heaven as Ulster whitewash terrible Treviso

Dec 7th 2013, 8:08 PM 14,214 Views 4 Comments

Mark Anscombe’s side ran in seven tries on their way to a 48 – 0 victory.

# pool-5 - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

'We can always learn, no matter what we do'
# Details
# Details

'We can always learn, no matter what we do'

Dec 3rd 2013, 7:59 PM 2,552 Views 0 Comments

Ulster head coach Mark Anscombe sits down with TheScore.ie ahead of Ulster’s Heineken Cup clash with Treviso.

# pool-5 - 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.

# pool-5 - 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.

# pool-5 - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Scout's report: Leicester looking limber before visit to Ulster
# Pool 5
# Pool 5

Scout's report: Leicester looking limber before visit to Ulster

Oct 9th 2013, 6:32 PM 1,723 Views 1 Comment

Richard Cockerill’s side are missing a couple of key men but still pose a big challenge to Ulster.

# pool-5 - Sunday 13 January, 2013

'We're disappointed that we didn't get another 1 or 2 tries' - Isaac Boss
# HCup
# HCup

'We're disappointed that we didn't get another 1 or 2 tries' - Isaac Boss

Jan 13th 2013, 6:50 PM 1,169 Views 0 Comments

The Leinster scrum-half declared that his team are ready for a way against the Chiefs in Exeter.

# pool-5 - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Reaction: Leinster looking for a 'miracle' after Clermont show class
# Pool 5
# Pool 5

Reaction: Leinster looking for a 'miracle' after Clermont show class

Dec 15th 2012, 8:06 PM 2,880 Views 4 Comments

Leinster coach Joe Schmidt had little complaint as his side were ‘out-muscled’ at the Aviva Stadium.

As it happened: Leinster v Clermont Auvergne, Heineken Cup
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Leinster v Clermont Auvergne, Heineken Cup

Dec 15th 2012, 3:08 PM 26,052 Views 35 Comments

It was win or bust for the reigning champions and we were in the Aviva Stadium to watch every big hit.

# pool-5 - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Ross: Leinster re-emerging from ‘dark place’ for second swing at Clermont
# Poke The Bear
# Poke The Bear

Ross: Leinster re-emerging from ‘dark place’ for second swing at Clermont

Dec 12th 2012, 8:57 AM 2,522 Views 6 Comments

If Leinster lose they’re out. That’s how the prop is approaching this painful week.

# pool-5 - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Heineken Cup: O'Malley, Kearney back in the mix for 'must-win' Clermont clash
# Pool 5
# Pool 5

Heineken Cup: O'Malley, Kearney back in the mix for 'must-win' Clermont clash

Dec 11th 2012, 4:30 PM 1,266 Views 3 Comments

Leinster’s backline problems are easing slightly, but defeat on Saturday could end their defence of the European crown.

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