Match officials to January 14

Date published: January 10 2018

The match officials for this weekend's action have been confirmed with Marius Mitrea taking charge of the Leinster versus Glasgow Warriors clash.


Kings vs Cheetahs 
@ Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
Referee: Stuart Berry (South Africa)
Assistant referees: Cwengile Jadezweni (South Africa), AJ Jacobs (South Africa)
Television match official: Shaun Veldsman (South Africa)

Champions Cup

Bath vs Scarlets 
@ The Recreation Ground
Referee: Jérôme Garcès (France)
Assistant referees: Maxime Chalon (France), Jean-Luc Rebollal (France)
Television match official: Philippe Bonhoure (France)

Ulster vs La Rochelle 
@ Kingspan Stadium
Referee: Wayne Barnes (England)
Assistant referees: JP Doyle (England), Matthew O'Grady (England)
Television match official: Geoff Warren (England)

Exeter Chiefs vs Montpellier 
@ Sandy Park
Referee: Nigel Owens (Wales)
Assistant referees: Craig Evans (Wales), Wayne Davies (Wales)
Television match official: Neil Hennessy (Wales)

Harlequins vs Wasps 
@ Twickenham Stoop
Referee: Romain Poite (France)
Assistant referees: Thomas Charabas (France), Vincent Blasco (France)
Television match official: Eric Briquet Campin (France)

Northampton Saints vs Clermont Auvergne 
@ Franklin's Gardens
Referee: George Clancy (Ireland)
Assistant referees: Sean Gallagher (Ireland), Leo Colgan (Ireland)
Television match official: Peter Fitzgibbon (Ireland)

Ospreys vs Saracens 
@ Liberty Stadium
Referee: John Lacey (Ireland)
Assistant referees: David Wilkinson (Ireland), Eddie Hogan O'Connell (Ireland)
Television match official: Kevin Beggs (Ireland)

Leinster vs Glasgow Warriors 
@ RDS Arena
Referee: Marius Mitrea (Italy)
Assistant referees: Matteo Liperini (Italy), Simone Boaretto (Italy)
Television match official: Stefano Pennè (Italy)

Toulon vs Benetton
@ Stade Mayol
Referee: Luke Pearce (England)
Assistant referees: Andrew Jackson (England), Paul Dix (England)
Television match official: Graham Hughes (England)

Racing 92 vs Munster 
@ U Arena
Referee: Matthew Carley (England)
Assistant referees: Christophe Ridley (England), Roy Maybank (England)
Television match official: Rowan Kitt (England)

Castres vs Leicester Tigers 
@ Stade Pierre Fabre
Referee: Andrew Brace (Ireland)
Assistant referees: Stuart Gaffikin (Ireland), John Carvill (Ireland)
Television match official: Simon McDowell (Ireland)

Challenge Cup, Round 5

Agen vs Gloucester 
@ Stade Armandie
Referee: Frank Murphy (Ireland)
Assistant referees: Stuart Gaffkin (Ireland), Paul Haycock (Ireland)
Television match official: Olly Hodges (Ireland)

Edinburgh vs Stade Français 
@ Murrayfield
Referee: Tom Foley (England)
Assistant referees: Christophe Ridley (England), Simon McConnell (England)

Sale Sharks vs Lyon 
@ AJ Bell Stadium
Referee: Ben Whitehouse (Wales)
Assistant referees: Gwyn Morris (Wales), Aled Evans (Wales)

London Irish vs Krasny Yar 
@ Madejski Stadium
Referee: Mike Adamson (Scotland)
Assistant referees: Graeme Ormiston (Scotland), Bob Nevins (Scotland)

Worcester Warriors vs Connacht 
@ Sixways
Referee: Alexandre Ruiz (France)
Assistant referees: Laurent Cardona (France), Cédric Clave (France)

Pau vs Zebre 
@ Stade du Hameau
Referee: Joy Neville (Ireland)
Assistant referees: Kieran Barry (Ireland), Ken Imbusch (Ireland)

Oyonnax vs Brive 
@ Stade Charles Mathon
Referee: Ian Davies (Wales)
Assistant referees: Adam Jones (Wales), Simon Rees (Wales)

Bordeaux-Bègles vs Dragons 
@ Stade Chaban-Delmas
Referee: Craig Maxwell-Keys (England)
Assistant referees: Jack Makepeace (England), Jonathan Healy (England)
Television match official: David Sainsbury (England)

Newcastle Falcons vs Enisei-STM 
@ Kingston Park
Referee: Pierre Brousset (France)
Assistant referees: Adrien Descottes (France), Eric Soulan (France)

Cardiff Blues vs Toulouse 
@ Cardiff Arms Park
Referee: Ian Tempest (England)
Assistant referees: Hamish Smales (England), Wayne Falla (England)
Television match official: Sean Davey (England)