The referees for Leinster’s Rounds 5 and 6 Heineken Cup encounters in January have been confirmed…

French referee Romain Poite will take charge of Leinster’s Round 5 clash with Saracens in the RDS with England’s Andrew Small taking charge of the province’s trip to Paris to take on Racing-Metro 92 the following Friday.

Meanwhile, Leinster Rugby Referees Alan Lewis and Alain Rolland are in action for the Round 5 games between Benetton Treviso v Perpignan and Scarlets v Leicester Tigers respectively.

In Round 6, Alan takes charge of Saracens’ home tie against ASM Clermont Auvergne, with Rolland officiating in the London Wasps v Toulouse clash two days later.

HEINEKEN CUP 2010 / 2011 (All kick-offs LOCAL time)

ROUND 5

FRIDAY 14 JANUARY, 2011:

Pool 1 Cardiff Blues v Castres Olympique 19.30
Pool 1 Northampton Saints v Edinburgh 20.00 Sky Sports
Pool 2 ASM Clermont Auvergne v Racing Metro 92 21.00 Canal+

SATURDAY 15 JANUARY, 2011:

Pool 2 Leinster v Saracens 13.30 Sky Sports
Pool 4 Bath Rugby v Aironi Rugby 14.30
Pool 4 Ulster Rugby v Biarritz Olympique 15.30 Sky Sports
Pool 5 Benetton Treviso v Perpignan 14.30 Sky Italia
Pool 5 Scarlets v Leicester Tigers 17.45 Sky Sports
Pool 6 Toulouse v Newport Gwent Dragons 14.30 Canal+

SUNDAY 16 JANUARY, 2011:

Pool 3 Toulon v Munster 16.00 FR2
Pool 3 London Irish v Ospreys 15.00 S4C
Pool 6 Glasgow Warriors v London Wasps 13.00 Sky Sports

ROUND 6

FRIDAY 21 JANUARY, 2011:

Pool 2 Saracens v ASM Clermont Auvergne 20.00
Pool 2 Racing Metro 92 v Leinster 21.00

SATURDAY 22 JANUARY, 2011:

Pool 1 Castres Olympique v Northampton Saints 18.45
Pool 1 Edinburgh v Cardiff Blues 17.45
Pool 3 Munster v London Irish 15.30
Pool 3 Ospreys v Toulon 15.30
Pool 4 Aironi Rugby v Ulster Rugby 14.30
Pool 4 Biarritz Olympique v Bath Rugby 14.30

SUNDAY 23 JANUARY, 2011:

Pool 5 Perpignan v Scarlets 14.00
Pool 5 Leicester Tigers v Benetton Treviso 13.00
Pool 6 Newport Gwent Dragons v Glasgow Warriors 15.00
Pool 6 London Wasps v Toulouse 15.00

QUARTER-FINALS:

8 / 9 / 10 APRIL, 2011

SEMI-FINALS:

30 APRIL / 1 MAY, 2011

16th HEINEKEN CUP FINAL:

21 MAY, 2011 – MILLENNIUM STADIUM, CARDIFF