Racing put the boot into Edinburgh in Heineken Cup

French side Racing Metro put the boot into Edinburgh’s Heineken Cup hopes with a 3-5 away victory at Murrayfield.

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Final Score Edinburgh 3 (3) Racing Metro 92 – 15 (6)


Penalties: Francis

Racing Metro
Penalties: Barkley, Germain 4

Match Officials
Dudley Phillips (Ire),
Assistant ref: Stuart Gaffikin (Ire),
Assistant ref: Jude Quinn (Ire),
TMO: Peter Ferguson (Ire),
Citing Commisioner: Micky Ward (Eng)


Edinburgh Rugby: Greig Tonks; Lee Jones, Ben Cairns, Ben Atiga, Dougie Fife; Piers Francis, Chris Leck; John Yapp, Ross Ford, Geoff Cross, Robert McAlpine, Grant Gilchrist, Stuart McInally, Roddy Grant (c), Netani Talei.

Replacements: Andy Titterrell, Allan Jacobsen, WP Nel, Perry Parker, Dimitri Basilaia, Richie Rees, Gregor Hunter, Sep Visser.

Racing Metro 92: Gaetan Germain; Sireli Bobo, Guillaume Bousses, Alexandre Dumoulin, Juan Imhoff; Olly Barkley, Sebastien Descons; Eddy Ben Arous, Dimitri Szarzewski, Luc Ducalcon, Karim Ghezal, Francois Carl Van der Merwe, Antoine Battut, Bernard Le Roux, Jacques Cronje (c).

Replacements: Thomas Bianchin, Julien Brugnaut, Juan Pablo Orlandi, Jone Qovu Nailiko, Mathieu Belie, Juan Martin Hernandez, Fabrice Estebanez, Alvaro Galindo.

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