European Rugby Champions Cup final: Leinster vs Racing TV channel, live stream, team news and kick-off time
LEINSTER are looking to become the most successful club in European rugby competition as they face Racing 92 in Bilbao.The Irish side have won three European Rugby Champions Cups – one less than Toulouse – and one Challenge Cup in their history.
Racing 92 have yet to lift Europe’s top rugby prize, with the closest they have come being a 21-9 final defeat to Saracens in Lyon two years ago.Like Ireland’s grand slam heroes in the Six Nations, Leinster have won every single match they have played in this seasons Champions Cup.
Leinster vs Racing 92: Key battles of the Champions Cup final
When is Leinster vs Racing 92?
The European Rugby Champions Cup final will take place on Saturday, May 12.
It will kick off at 4.45pm.
Rugby is breaking new ground as this year’s final is played at Athletic Bilbao’s San Mames Stadium in Spain.
The occasion marks the first time Europe’s biggest club rugby match has been played outside the British Isles and France.
What TV channel is Leinster vs Racing 92 on and can I live stream it?
Leinster vs Racing 92 will be live on both Sky Sports and BT Sport.
Sky Sports action and BT Sport 2 will be televising the match live.
Coverage on both channels will commence 45 minutes before kick-off at 4pm.
The two starting line-ups are set to be announced later in the week.