Kick-off times for European Champions Cup and Challenge Cup quarter-finals confirmed

Edinburgh will host Wasps at lunchtime on Saturday 7th May, while Glasgow Warriors' away match against Lyon will be later that evening

Oli Kebble carries the ball for Glasgow Warriors against Lyon the last time the two sides met in the Champions Cup in 2018. Image: © Craig Watson - www.craigwatson.co.uk
Oli Kebble carries the ball for Glasgow Warriors against Lyon the last time the two sides met in the Champions Cup in 2018. Image: © Craig Watson - www.craigwatson.co.uk

EDINBURGH will host Wasps in their European Challenge Cup quarter-final at 12.30pm on Saturday 7th May, while Glasgow Warriors will play their last eight encounter against Lyon at Matmut Stadium de Gerland later that evening with an 8pm kick-off [GMT]. Both games will be available live on BT Sport.

If both teams win their respective matches then an all-Scottish semi-final with Edinburgh as hosts will take place on the weekend of 13th to 15th May.

The full schedule for the Heineken Champions Cup and the Challenge Cup is as follows  –

HEINEKEN CHAMPIONS CUP 

Quarter-finals  (Kick offs local times)

  • Saturday 7 May
    • Munster Rugby v Stade Toulousain, Aviva Stadium (15.00)
      • BT Sport / France 2 / beIN SPORTS
    • Leicester Tigers v Leinster Rugby, Mattioli Woods Welford Road (17.30)
      • BT Sport / beIN SPORTS
    • Stade Rochelais v Montpellier Hérault Rugby, Stade Marcel-Deflandre (18.30)
      • beIN SPORTS / BT SPORT
  • Sunday 8 May
    • Racing 92 v Sale Sharks, Paris La Défense Arena (16.00)
      • France 2 / beIN SPORTS / BT SPORT / Channel 4 / Virgin Media

Semi-finals – 13/14/15 May

  • The highest-ranked clubs from the pool stage will have home venue advantage.
    • SF 1: Racing 92 (A1) or Sale Sharks (A5) v Stade Rochelais (A3) or Montpellier Hérault Rugby (A7)
    • SF 2: Leicester Tigers (B1) or Leinster Rugby (A4) v Munster Rugby (B3) or Stade Toulousain (B7)

2022 Heineken Champions Cup final: Saturday, 28 May; Stade Vélodrome, Marseille (17.45)

 

EPCR CHALLENGE CUP

Quarter-finals (Kick offs local times)

  • Friday 6 May
    • Gloucester Rugby v Saracens, Kingsholm (20.00)
      • BT Sport / beIN SPORTS
  • Saturday 7 May
    • Edinburgh Rugby v Wasps, DAM Health Stadium (12.30)
      • BT Sport / beIN SPORTS
    • Lyon v Glasgow Warriors, Matmut Stadium de Gerland (21.00)
      • beIN SPORTS / BT Sport
  • Sunday 8 May
    • RC Toulon v London Irish, Stade Félix Mayol (13.30)
      • France 4 / beIN SPORTS / BT Sport

Semi-finals – 13/14/15 May

  • The highest-ranked clubs will have home venue advantage.
    • SF 1: Lyon (1) or Glasgow Warriors (14) v Edinburgh Rugby (3) or Wasps (12)
    • SF 2: RC Toulon (2) or London Irish (6) v Gloucester Rugby (4) or Saracens (8)

2022 EPCR Challenge Cup final: Friday, 27 May; Stade Vélodrome, Marseille (21.00)


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