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The Heineken Cup enjoys extensive television coverage from the tournaments’ broadcast partners across Europe and in over 100 countries worldwide.   

This includes up to nine live games per European weekend with additional games broadcast delayed live as well as highlights coverage. This is complimented by comprehensive magazine and news coverage of all the action.   

The ercrrugby.com broadcast section offers fans a guide to all the live and delayed live games being broadcast in Europe. 

The international broadcast section offers information on where fans outside of Europe can watch Heineken Cup games.  Click through to the broadcasters website for the latest information on upcoming fixtures. 

Please note in the table below, **  = TV Highlights *  = Delayed Transmission.

Heineken Cup - Live TV Broadcasts
Date Local Time Home
Away TV
9/11/07 20:00 Ulster   v   Gloucester Rugby Sky Sports
9/11/07 21:00 Perpignan   v   Dragons Canal + Sport / Sky Sports
10/11/07 13:30 Leinster   v   Leicester Tigers Sky Sports
10/11/07 14:35 Stade Francais   v   Harlequins Canal+
10/11/07 15:30 Edinburgh Rugby   v   Toulouse Sky Sports / France 2
10/11/07 17:30 London Wasps   v   Munster Sky Sports / Sport+
10/11/07 17:30 Ospreys   v   Bourgoin S4C / Sport+ / Sky Sports
11/11/07 13:00 Cardiff Blues   v   Bristol Rugby Sky Sports
11/11/07 16:00 ASM Clermont Auvergne   v   Llanelli Scarlets France Televisions
16/11/07 20:00 Gloucester Rugby   v   Ospreys Sky Sports
16/11/07 21:00 Bourgoin   v   Ulster Canal+ Sport / Sky Sports
17/11/07 13:30 Dragons   v   London Irish S4C
17/11/07 15:30 Harlequins   v   Cardiff Blues Sky Sports
17/11/07 16:30 Biarritz Olympique   v   Saracens France Televisions
17/11/07 17:30 Llanelli Scarlets   v   London Wasps Sky Sports
18/11/07 13:00 Munster   v   ASM Clermont Auvergne Sky Sports / Sport+
18/11/07 15:00 Bristol Rugby   v   Stade Francais Sky Sports / France 2
18/11/07 21:00 Toulouse   v   Leinster Canal+
Challenge Cup - Live TV Broadcasts
ERC Television Coverage

Sky Sports broadcast exclusive live coverage of the Heineken Cup throughout the UK and Ireland.  Fans can enjoy up to six live games for each Pool weekend with additional games shown as delayed live. Sky Sports will also carry all knock-out games live including the Heineken Cup final.

Sky’s extensive European club rugby coverage includes the Rugby Club on Thursday evening and European Rugby Special on Sunday evenings which features highlights of the weekend’s Heineken Cup and European Challenge Cup action.


ERC’s French broadcast partners, France Televisions, broadcast comprehensive coverage of the Heineken Cup which includes one live game on Saturday and one live game on Sunday on the terrestrial France 2 channel.  Additional Heineken Cup games are also broadcast on France 4.  See schedule for details.

As well as the extensive live action, highlights and news coverage on France 2 and France 3, France Televisions’ Heineken Cup coverage includes the weekly “XV/15” magazine programme on Sundays.

   Canal Groupe in France have partnered up with France Televisions and broadcast up to three live games each Heineken Cup weekend with matches being shown on the premium Canal + and on Sports +.  Coverage also includes Canal +’s “Le Quinze” magazine programme on Sundays.

RTE Television in Ireland broadcast full delayed coverage of Heineken Cup games involving Munster and Leinster throughout the season.  RTE’s Heineken Cup coverage also includes the “Against the Head” rugby magazine on Monday’s and the “Heineken Cup Road Show with Hook and Pope” on Wednesdays of Heineken Cup weeks broadcast from rugby clubs throughout Ireland.

RTE Radio are the exclusive national broadcasters for the Heineken Cup in Ireland and offer live coverage of all games involving the Irish teams in the tournament.


S4C, the Welsh language broadcaster carry extensive highlights of Heineken Cup action during European weekends including comprehensive coverage of games involving the three Welsh regions.  S4C’s coverage also includes the Y Clwb Rygbi magazine programme.


International Heineken Cup Broadcasters

Our wider network of international broadcasters for include:

 ESPN Pacific Rim Australia, New Zealand and South Pacific Islands 
 ESPN+ Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay 
 ESPN Latin All Latin America
 Setanta USA & Canada 
 Canal+  Africa (excluding South Africa)
 Pragosport Hungary, Romania, Slovakia, Czech Republic 
 SNTV Worldwide (News Access) 

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