Heineken Cup Quarter final teams announced

The teams, kick off times, venues and match officials have been announced for this weekend’s Heineken Cup quarter finals on Saturday and Sunday.

Munster Rugby v Toulouse

Saturday, 5 April

Kick off: 13:30

Thomond Park

Referee: Nigel Owens (Wales), Assistant ref: JP Doyle (England), Assistant ref: Neil Hennessy (Wales), TMO: Derek Bevan (Wales), Citing Commissioner: Alan Mansell (England)

Munster Rugby: Felix Jones; Keith Earls, Casey Laulala, James Downey, Simon Zebo; Ian Keatley, Conor Murray; Dave Kilcoyne, Damien Varley, BJ Botha, Dave Foley, Paul O’Connell, Peter O’Mahony (c), Tommy O’Donnell, James Coughlan

Replacements: Duncan Casey, John Ryan, Alan Cotter, Donncha O’Callaghan, CJ Stander, Duncan Williams, JJ Hanrahan, Gerhard van den Heever

Toulouse: Maxime Médard; Yoann Huget, Florian Fritz, Gael Fickou, Hosea Gear; Lionel Beauxis, Jano Vermaak; Gurthro Steenkamp, Christopher Tolofua, Yohan Montes, Yoann Maestri, Patricio Albacete (c), Yacouba Camara, Joe Tekori, Louis Picamoles

Replacements: Jaba Bregvadze, Cyril Baille, Schalk Ferreira, Romain Millo-Chluski, Gillian Galan, Jean-Marc Doussain, Luke McAlister, Yannick Nyanga

ASM Clermont Auvergne v Leicester Tigers

Saturday, 5 April

Kick off: 17:00

Stade Marcel-Michelin

Referee: Alain Rolland (Ireland), Assistant ref: George Clancy (Ireland), Assistant ref: David Wilkinson (Ireland), TMO: Simon McDowell (Ireland), Citing Commissioner: Maurizio Vancini (Italy)

ASM Clermont Auvergne: Jean-Marcellin Buttin; Noa Nakaitaci, Aurélien Rougerie (c), Wesley Fofana, Naipolioni Nalaga; Brock James, Morgan Parra; Thomas Domingo, Benjamin Kayser, Davit Zirakashvili, Jamie Cudmore, Nathan Hines, Julien Bonnaire, Damien Chouly, Fritz Lee

Replacements: Ti’i Paulo, Vincent Debaty, Clément Ric, Julien Pierre, Alexandre Lapandry, Thierry Lacrampe, Mike Delany, Benson Stanley

Leicester Tigers: Matthew Tait; Blaine Scully, Manu Tuilagi, Anthony Allen, Vereniki Goneva; Owen Williams, Ben Youngs; Marcos Ayerza, Tom Youngs, Logovii Mulipola, Louis Deacon, Ed Slater (c), Jamie Gibson, Julian Salvi, Jordan Crane

Replacements: Rob Hawkins, Boris Stankovich, Fraser Balmain, Graham Kitchener, Thomas Waldrom, David Mele, Toby Flood, Scott Hamilton

Ulster Rugby v Saracens

Saturday, 5 April

Kick off: 18:30


Referee: Jerome Garces (France), Assistant ref: Mathieu Raynal (France), Assistant ref: Cedric Marchat (France), TMO: Eric Gauzins (France), Citing Commissioner: Paul Minto (Scotland)

Ulster Rugby: Jared Payne; Andrew Trimble, Darren Cave, Luke Marshall, Tommy Bowe; Paddy Jackson, Ruan Pienaar; Tom Court, Rory Best, John Afoa, Johann Muller (c), Dan Tuohy, Roger Wilson, Chris Henry, Nick Williams

Replacements: Rob Herring, Andrew Warwick, Ricky Lutton, Iain Henderson, Stephen Ferris, Robbie Diack, Paul Marshall, Craig Gilroy

Saracens: Alex Goode; Chris Ashton, Duncan Taylor, Brad Barritt, David Strettle; Owen Farrell, Richard Wigglesworth; Mako Vunipola, Schalk Brits, James Johnston, Steve Borthwick (c), Mouritz Botha, Billy Vunipola, Jacques Burger, Ernst Joubert

Replacements: Jamie George, Richard Barrington, Matt Stevens, Eoin Sheriff, Kelly Brown, Neil de Kock, Charlie Hodgson, Chris Wyles

Toulon v Leinster Rugby

Sunday, 6 April

Kick off: 17:30

Stade Félix Mayol

Referee: Wayne Barnes (England), Assistant ref: Greg Garner (England), Assistant ref: Luke Pearce (England), TMO: Graham Hughes (England), Citing Commissioner: Sean Gallagher (Ireland)

Toulon: Delon Armitage; Drew Mitchell, Mathieu Bastareaud, Matt Giteau, David Smith; Jonny Wilkinson (c), Sebastien Tillous-Borde; Xavier C

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