Referee appointments for Champions Cup Rounds 1 & 2
October 14, 2019 11:24 am Conor Sharkey
EPCR have confirmed the referee appointments for Rounds 1 and 2 of the 2019/20 Heineken Champions Cup.
Leinster Rugby’s European campaign kicks off at the RDS Arena on Saturday, 16 November, against Benetton Rugby and Pierre Brousset will be the man in the middle for the encounter.
The following Saturday Leinster Rugby travels to take on Lyon at Matmut Stadium de Gerland and England’s Luke Pearce has been confirmed as the referee.
Leinster’s European campaign will continue with a trip to Franklin’s Gardens to face Northampton Saints on Saturday, 7 December, with the return fixture a week later at Aviva Stadium.
The final two rounds of Champions Cup pool games take place in the new year with Leinster hosting Lyon at the RDS Arena on 12 January, followed by a trip to Treviso in Round 6.
View the full list of referee appointments here.