Northampton face two-time champions Munster on the Heineken Cup opening weekend

Northampton face Munster in Heineken Cup opener
© PA Photos
Northampton will face two-time champions Munster on the opening weekend of the Heineken Cup

Northampton will face two-time champions Munster in the first round of Heineken Cup matches.

Other opening fixtures include Racing Metro hosting Cardiff Blues, debutants Connacht away at Harlequins and defending champions Leinster travel to Montpellier.

Last year's final saw Leinster turn around a 22-6 half-time deficit to beat Northampton in one of the most memorable finals of recent years.

The competition kicks off on Friday November 11.

Rugby Union generic
Read Next:
Bath to face Leinster in Heineken Cup
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole



Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand