Toulouse vs Leinster

Toulouse vs Leinster: European Rugby Champions CupCan anyone stop Leinster? The latest to try halt the champions in their tracks will be fellow aristocrats Toulouse. If you aren’t travelling to France, read on for details on where to watch Leinster vs Toulouse.

Where to watch Leinster vs Toulouse? 

The game is live on BT Sport 2 on Sunday afternoon. Kick off is at 4pm, with coverage kicking off an hour earlier at 3pm. There will be highlights of the game on Virgin Media One from 10pm on Sunday evening.

Leinster injury update? 

Leinster are likely to be without flanker Dan Leavy, who pulled out of the warm-up ahead of the opening game against Wasps. He is going to be assessed this week, as will Rob Kearney and Cian Healy. Scrum-half Jamison Gibson-Park has returned to training this week and is contention to play this weekend.

What of Toulouse? 

The French side will be without Jerome Kaino – he is out having been cited and suspended for five weeks for striking Jamie Roberts. Prop Lucas Pointud also missed out – he is serving a four-week ban for striking Bath’s Nathan Catt with his head.

Are Toulouse in good form? 

The French side were decidedly fortunate to win away to Bath last weekend relying on Freddie Burns’ ludicrous error to escape with a win. Domestically, they lie sixth in the Top 14 with 19 points from seven games. While they beat Agen 10-0 in their most recent league game, prior to that they lost that 26-22 at home to Castres and, ehm, 66-15 away to Montpellier.

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