Champions Cup semi-finals confirmed

Date published: April 2 2017

Victories on Sunday for Saracens and Clermont have confirmed the line-up for this season's Champions Cup semi-finals.

Defending champions Saracens will travel to Dublin to take on Munster at the Aviva Stadium. Clermont meanwhile will face Leinster at the Matmut Stadium de Gerland in Lyon.

Both fixtures will be played over the weekend of April 22/23, with dates and kick-off times to be confirmed by EPC Rugby.

Saracens are the only returning semi-finalists from last season's competition, while Clermont are the only side in the last four yet to win a European title.

Meanwhile in the Challenge Cup, top seeds Ospreys were knocked out on Sunday to set up two French-Anglo clashes between Stade Français and Bath, while La Rochelle will take on Gloucester.

Champions Cup semi-finals 2016/2017
To be played on April 22/23

Munster v Saracens (Aviva Stadium, Dublin)
Clermont v Leinster (Matmut Stadium de Gerland, Lyon)

Challenge Cup semi-finals 2016/2017
To be played on April 21/22/23

Stade Français v Bath (Stade Jean Bouin, Paris)
La Rochelle v Gloucester (Stade Marcel Deflandre, La Rochelle)

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