The draw for the composition of the six pools for the 2012/13 Heineken Cup tournament was made in the Aviva Stadium on Tuesday morning and Leinster have been drawn in Pool 5 against ASM Clermont Auvergne, Scarlets and Exeter Chiefs…

Pool 1:

Munster, Edinburgh, Saracens, Racing Métro 92

Pool 2:

Toulouse, Leicester Tigers, Ospreys, Benetton Treviso

Pool 3:

Biarritz, Harlequins, Connacht, Zebre Rugby

Pool 4:

Northampton Saints, Ulster, Glasgow Warriors, Castres Olympique

Pool 5:

Leinster, ASM Clermont Auvergne, Scarlets, Exeter Chiefs

Pool 6:

Cardiff Blues, Toulon, Sale Sharks, Montpellier

2012/13 Heineken Cup Dates:

Round 1 12/13/14 October 2012
Round 2 19/20/21 October 2012
Round 3 7/8/9 December 2012
Round 4 14/15/16 December 2012
Round 5 11/12/13 January 2013
Round 6 18/19/20 January 2013
Quarter-finals 5/6/7 April 2013
Semi-finals 26/27/28 April 2013

Dublin 2013 European club rugby finals:

Amlin Challenge Cup final – RDS, Friday, 17 May 2013 (8pm)
Heineken Cup final – Aviva Stadium, Saturday, 18 May 2013 (5pm)