CONFIRMED: Fixture details for Munster's Champions Cup quarter-final in Edinburgh

CONFIRMED: Fixture details for Munster's Champions Cup quarter-final in Edinburgh

The date and kick-off time for Munster's Heineken Champions Cup quarter-final has been confirmed

THE date and kick-off time for Munster’s big Heineken Champions Cup quarter-final clash with Edinburgh at the end of March have been confirmed.

Munster’s 18th Champions Cup quarter-final appearance will take place at Murrayfield on Saturday, March 30 at 12.45pm.

Johann van Graan’s side secured their place in the knock-out stages of the European Cup once again by finishing top of Pool 2, following their hard fought 9-7 victory over Exeter Chiefs at a sold-out Thomond Park on Saturday last.

Munster's Champions Cup quarter-final with Guinness PRO14 rivals Edinburgh will be televised live on Virgin Media, Channel 4 and BT Sport.

Should Munster defeat Edinburgh in the quarter-finals, the two-time European Cup winners will take on either Saracens or Glasgow Warriors in the semi-finals.

Heineken Champion Cup quarter-final details:

Saturday, March 30

Quarter-F 2: Edinburgh Rugby v Munster Rugby, BT Murrayfield (12.45) Channel 4/Virgin Media/ BT Sport/binaleIN SPORTS

Quarter-Final 1: Saracens v Glasgow Warriors, Allianz Park (15.15) BT Sport / beIN SPORTS

Quarter-Final 3: Leinster Rugby v Ulster Rugby, Aviva Stadium (17.45) BT Sport / beIN SPORTS 

Sunday, March 31

Quarter-Final 4: Racing 92 v Toulouse, Paris La Défense Arena (16.15) FR 2 / beIN SPORTS / BT Sport

Semi-Finals

Semi-final 1 - winner of QF 1: Saracens v Glasgow Warriors will play the winner of QF 2: Edinburgh Rugby v Munster Rugby

Semi-final 2 - winner of QF 3: Leinster Rugby v Ulster Rugby will play the winner of QF 4: Racing 92 v Toulouse

(Matches to be played on April 20-21)

2019 Heineken Champions Cup final: Saturday 11 May; St James’ Park, Newcastle (17.00)

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