Leinster v Saracens: Match Preview

  Success Trajectories To bill this quarter-final as a classic ‘Attack v Defence’ match wouldn’t do justice to Leinster’s improved work off the ball this season, or to the variation and creativity that Saracens’ attack has developed over the last few years (the use of Alex Goode as an auxiliary distributor at in and around the … Continue reading Leinster v Saracens: Match Preview


Munster v Toulon: Match Preview

  A Fading Force The last time Munster played Toulon, the French side ended their title ambitions at the semi-final stage in the Stade Vélodrome. The three-times European champions were at their peak in 2014, and had too much firepower for a Munster team that were in a state of transition. 24-16 probably wasn’t a … Continue reading Munster v Toulon: Match Preview