# Toulouse

Last month
April 2023
# easy
Toulouse thrash Sharks to book Dublin semi-final with Leinster
Elsewhere, Exeter cruised past Stormers to end South African participation in the competition.
This year
# Punishment
Munster's Jack O'Donoghue receives 3-week suspension
The 28-year-old was sent off during his side’s recent Champions Cup clash with Northampton
Last year
# Test
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# Strong start
Tigers win hands Leinster 'half the blueprint' to topple Toulouse
Hooker Dan Sheehan says the province will look to make another fast start against the French side.
# Thriller
Heartbreak for Ulster amid enthralling contest as Toulouse set up Munster showdown
The two sides left everything on the pitch in search of a quarter-final place.
# Upset
Wasps stun European champions Toulouse as Racing make last 16
Jimmy Gopperth kicked half of his side’s points as they beat the holders.
All time
# like a fine wine
Former France star signs on for another season at Toulouse
Maxime Medard has extended his current contract, while two-time World Cup winner Jerome Kaino is to take over the club’s youth side.
# progression
Toulouse set up clash with Ronan O'Gara's La Rochelle after beating Bordeaux-Begles
The Top 14 final takes place at the Stade de France in Paris on 25 June.
# Class Act
Antoine Dupont becomes first French winner of EPCR European Player of the Year award
The scrum-half was presented with the Anthony Foley Memorial Trophy after today’s Champions Cup final.
# dancing feet
'It's pure instinct' - Toulouse star Cheslin Kolbe breaks down his electric footwork
The South Africa winger is hoping to win his first Champions Cup medal today.
# Bleu Monday
Former France winger Huget says his career is over after Achilles tear
Huget suffered the injury during the weekend’s Top 14 win over Racing 92.
# toto
'In France they say: 'Il pue le rugby'... Dupont stinks of rugby'
Ireland are coming up against arguably the world’s form player in Antoine Dupont on Sunday.
# Hoops
Celtic sign French defender as move for Irish midfielder Connell is held up
The treble treble winners have announced a four-year deal for Christopher Jullien.
# Champions
Paris Saint-Germain win 6th Ligue 1 title in 7 seasons
The news was confirmed after second-placed Lille failed to win at Toulouse.
# Have your say
Poll: Who do you think will win this weekend's Champions Cup semi-finals?
Leinster, Munster, Saracens and Toulouse are all chasing a spot in the final.
# backing
French rugby to support Gareth Thomas after former Wales star suffers homophobic attack
Les Bleus will wear rainbow laces during their match against Fiji
# Injury news
'Further assessment' required for Stander as Munster recover from Toulouse victory
However, Peter O’Mahony, Dave Kilcoyne and Keith Earls are all expected to be back in full training this week
# Champions Cup
'It's a tough time for us': Toulouse and McAlister out to lift gloom by upsetting Munster
The four-time winners return to the quarter-finals for the first time since their 2014 thrashing at Thomond Park.
# Injury List
Toulouse missing two French internationals for Munster showdown
Yann David and Christopher Tolofua have both been ruled out.
# Let's Get Quizzical
Quiz: How well do you remember Munster v Toulouse in the 2008 Heineken Cup Final?
The old foes meet again in the Champions Cup quarter-finals on Saturday.
# Fingers crossed
Erasmus to give Murray every chance of being fit for Toulouse
The scrum-half has been given the week off ahead of the province’s Champions Cup showdown with the French side.
# Wanderlust
Zebo keen on future French adventure but ready to beat les Bleus now
The Munster man can see himself making a move to France later in his career.
Connacht v Toulouse, Champions Cup
Connacht took on Toulouse, as the Irish province aimed to get their Champions Cup campaign off to a winning start.
# Disappointment
Impressive Ian Madigan display not enough to rescue Bordeaux in Toulouse
The Irish rugby star was sprung from the bench following an injury to Lionel Beauxis.
# bright future
Trevor Brennan's son, Daniel, signs two-year contract with Toulouse
The prop is already an underage international for France.
Toulouse v Ulster, Champions Cup
Could Ulster complete a memorable double over the French giants?
# suftum
Ulster rout Toulouse in five-try demolition to get European campaign back on track
Les Kiss’ side produced a remarkable performance to claim a memorable European win.
# European Champions Cup
Saracens make statement of intent on difficult evening for French giants Toulouse
The Premiership side laid down a marker as they opened their campaign in emphatic fashion.
# tolosa gaels
How a local GAA team ended up coaching four-time European Cup winners Toulouse
Fabian Pelous wanted the lads to show his team how to catch a high ball.
# Trick or Treat
Census Johnston won't need a Halloween costume after suffering this nasty eye injury
WARNING: This is not for the faint-hearted.
# Discipline
France wing Yoann Huget might be in major trouble for this stamp
The video evidence doesn’t look good for the Toulouse wide man.
# Life After Rugby
'My agent was looking at me like I was crazy but I signed on the back of a napkin'
Aidan McCullen tells The42 about a career that brought him from Dublin to Toulouse to London and back home.
# Evolution
Money well spent - How Toulon evolved from rich mercenaries to trophy-addicted galacticos
The team from the south of France have evolved dramatically over the last few years.
# toulouse tank
French rugby is trying to get its hands on Trevor Brennan's beast of a son
Daniel Brennan has been included in the France U17 squad.
# Dominant
Toulouse continue to look like serious Champions Cup contenders after seeing off Glasgow
The Toulouse pack is as powerful as any other in the tournament.
# Looking Back
Quinlan, Galwey and Wallace remember Munster’s road to Twickenham 15 years on
Fifteen years ago, Munster started to believe.
# Upsets Galore
Toulon slump at home while Clermont pile pressure on Toulouse
The reigning champions lost at home for the first time since January last night.
# Stood Up
Toulouse's Gaël Fickou was turned completely inside out by a Brive winger last weekend
Fickou’s head was spinning so much during this step, he was probably treated for concussion after.
# Power Rankings
Here's your definitive Pro12, Aviva Premiership and Top 14 power rankings
Week one of the Pro 12 and the Aviva featured some powerful performances.
# Big Money Move
Barcelona confirm €20 million signing of Jeremy Mathieu
It’s been confirmed that the defender’s buyout clause will be €50 million.