All Gallagher Premiership Rugby clash the pick of televised European extravaganza
After nine outstanding rounds of Gallagher Premiership Rugby, it’s time for the clubs to turn their attention back towards Europe for the third round of action.
All seven Gallagher Premiership Rugby sides in Heineken Champions Cup action are live in front of the BT Sport cameras for your viewing, kicking off with a thriller under the Friday night lights.
Newcastle Falcons have proved unstoppable on the European stage with an emphatic clean sweep of victories on the continent and they’ll be aiming to go one better when they take on Edinburgh Rugby.
The BT Murrayfield clash is live on BT Sport 2 and 4K UHD for your viewing to see whether Dean Richards’ men can secure a hat-trick of European wins at 7.45pm.
Meanwhile, an incredible triple header of Gallagher Premiership clubs will be live on the box on Saturday, starting with the all England clash between Exeter Chiefs and Gloucester Rugby.
The two Gallagher Premiership sides met only two weeks ago as the Chiefs clinched an impressive 23-6 victory, but the Cherry and Whites will be raring to go at 1pm, live on BT Sport 2.
Following that will be the showdown between Bath Rugby and reigning Champions Leinster at the Recreation Ground at 3pm as Todd Blackadder’s men target a first win in the competition this season, live on BT Sport 2.
Elsewhere, Wasps face a rampant Toulouse as Dai Young’s side aim to be the ones celebrating on the European stage at 5.30pm, live on BT Sport 2.
Sunday sees a double header of Gallagher Premiership Rugby side’s facing off in Europe as league-leaders Saracens vie for a third Champions Cup win against Cardiff Blues at 12.30pm, on BT Sport and 4K UHD.
And Leicester Tigers bring the curtain down on a stunning weekend of action as they take on last year’s beaten finalists Racing 92 at 3.15pm, live on BT Sport 2.
HEINEKEN CHAMPIONS CUP
Friday, December 7
Edinburgh Rugby v Newcastle Falcons (BT Murrayfield, 7.45pm). Live on BT Sport 2 and 4K UHD
Saturday, December 8
Exeter Chiefs v Gloucester Rugby (Sandy Park, 1pm). Live on BT Sport 2
Bath Rugby v Leinster Rugby (Recreation Ground, 3pm). Live on BT Sport 2
Wasps v Toulouse (Ricoh Arena, 5.30pm). Live on BT Sport 2
Sunday December 9
Saracens v Cardiff Blues (Allianz Park, 12.30pm). Live on BT Sport and 4K UHD
Racing 92 v Leicester Tigers (Paris La Defense Arena, 3.15pm). Live on BT Sport 2