2006 Heineken Cup
2006/07 competition

The Heineken Cup was the premier club rugby competition in Europe.

Teams from England, France, Wales, Ireland, Scotland and Italy played in the competition.

There are 24 teams played in 6 pools of 4 teams. Pool play was on a home and away basis. The 6 pool winners and the 2 best runners-up qualified for the play-offs. 


Teams playing in the 2006/07 Heineken Cup were:

France

  • Toulouse
  • Biarritz
  • Bourgoin
  • Stade Francais
  • Perpignan
  • Castres Olympique
  • Agen

England

  • Leicester Tigers
  • Sale Sharks
  • Northampton Saints
  • London Wasps
  • London Irish
  • Gloucester

Ireland

  • Leinster
  • Munster
  • Ulster

Wales

  • Cardiff Blues
  • Ospreys
  • Scarlets


Scotland

  • Border Reivers
  • Edinburgh

Italy

  • Benetton Treviso
  • Parma
  • Calvisano
Championship Table
Pool 1
Team Played Won Lost Drawn For Against BP Points
London Wasps 6 5 1 195 64 3 23
Perpignan 6 4 2 161 108 2 18
Castres Olympique 6 3 3 146 136 4 16
Benetton Treviso 6 0 6 83 277 0 0
Pool 2
Team Played Won Lost Drawn For Against BP Points
Leinster 6 4 2
174 97 5 21
Agen 6 4 2 119 119 1 17
Gloucester 6 3 3
152 144 3 15
Edinburgh 6 1 5 95 180 1 5
Pool 3
Team Played Won Lost Drawn For Against BP Points
Stade Francais 6 4 1 1 174 80 4 22
Ospreys 6 4 1 1
147 108 2 20
Sale Sharks 6 3 3
147 90 3 15
Calvisano 6 0 6
74 264 0 0
Pool 4
Team Played Won Lost Drawn For Against BP Points
Leicester Tigers 6 5 1 172 60 3 23
Munster 6 5 1 152 112 3 23
Cardiff Blues 6 2 4
87 138 1 9
Bourgoin 6 0 6
95 196 4 4
Pool 5
Team Played Won Lost Drawn For Against BP Points
Llanelli Scarlets 6 6 0
169 120 3 27
Toulouse 6 3 3
147 145 5 17
Ulster 6 2 4 111 129 2 10
London Irish 6 1 5 124 157 5 9
Pool 6
Team Played Won Lost Drawn For Against BP Points
Biarritz 6 6 0
186 45 5 29
Northampton Saints 6 4 2 188 92 4 20
Border Reivers 6 1 5
121 166 2 6
Parma 6 1 5 79 271 1 5
Pool winners and two best pool runners-up make quarter-finals

Fixtures and Results

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January 21

Ospreys

Border Reivers

London Irish

Agen

Ulster

Benetton Treviso

Calvisano

Bourgoin

Leinster

London Wasps

Leicester Tigers

Biarritz


Llanelli Scarlets

Sale Sharks

Castres Olympique

Parma

Stade Francais

Gloucester

Northampton Saints

Perpignan

Munster

Edinburgh

Cardiff Blues

Toulouse


Bourgoin

Border Reivers

Calvisano

Parma

Gloucester

Llanelli Scarlets

London Irish

Castres Olympique

Leinster

Cardiff Blues

London Wasps

Stade Francais


Ospreys

Ulster

Perpignan

Toulouse

Leicester Tigers

Benetton Treviso

Northampton Saints

Agen

Munster

Edinburgh

Biarritz

Sale Sharks


Biarritz

Agen

London Irish

Ulster

Calvisano

Benetton Treviso

Leicester Tigers

London Wasps

Leinster

Bourgoin

Ospreys

Border Reivers


Edinburgh

Gloucester

Castres Olympique

Perpignan

Sale Sharks

Stade Francais

Cardiff Blues

Munster

Llanelli Scarlets

Toulouse

Northampton Saints

Parma

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Sale Sharks

Parma

Llanelli Scarlets

Edinburgh

Toulouse

Perpignan

Stade Francais

Cardiff Blues

Gloucester

Castres Olympique

Munster

Northampton Saints


Ulster

Calvisano

Benetton Treviso

Biarritz

Ospreys

Agen

Border Reivers

London Wasps

Bourgoin

Leinster

Leicester Tigers

London Irish


Leicester Tigers

Biarritz

Ospreys

Northampton Saints

Edinburgh

Toulouse

Ulster

Perpignan

Agen

Munster

Benetton Treviso

Sale Sharks


Calvisano

London Irish

Castres Olympique

Llanelli Scarlets

Bourgoin

London Wasps

Parma

Leinster

Cardiff Blues

Gloucester

Border Reivers

Stade Francais


Parma

Gloucester

Toulouse

Llanelli Scarlets

Sale Sharks

Castres Olympique

Cardiff Blues

Perpignan

Edinburgh

Munster

Stade Francais

Northampton Saints


Agen

Leinster

London Wasps

Benetton Treviso

Ospreys

Calvisano

Bourgoin

Leicester Tigers

London Irish

Ulster

Biarritz

Border Reivers

Swansea

Galashiels

Reading

Agen

Belfast

Treviso

Calvisano

Bourgoin-Jallieu

Dublin

High Wycombe

Leicester

Biarritz


Llanelli

Stockport

Castres

Parma

Paris

Gloucester

Northampton

Perpignan

Limerick

Edinburgh

Cardiff

Toulouse


Bourgoin-Jallieu

Galashiels

Calvisano

Parma

Gloucester

Llanelli

Reading

Castres

Dublin

Cardiff

High Wycombe

Paris


Swansea

Belfast

Perpignan

Toulouse

Leicester

Treviso

Northampton

Agen

Limerick

Edinburgh

Biarritz

Stockport


Biarritz

Agen

Reading

Belfast

Calvisano

Treviso

Leicester

High Wycombe

Dublin

Bourgoin-Jallieu

Swansea

Edinburgh


Edinburgh

Gloucester

Castres

Perpignan

Stockport

Paris

Cardiff

Limerick

Llanelli

Toulouse

Northampton

Parma

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Knock-out Stages

The 6 pool winners and the 2 highest scoring runners-up qualified for the play-offs.

Quarter-Finals

March 30

March 31

April 1


Llanelli Scarlets

London Wasps

Biarritz

Leicester Tigers

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v

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v

Munster

Leinster

Northampton Saints

Stade Francais

Llanelli

High Wycombe

San Sebastian

Leicester

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35

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21

15

13

7

20

Semi-Finals

April 21

April 22

Leicester Tigers

London Wasps

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v

Llanelli Scarlets

Northampton Saints

Leicester

Coventry

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30

17

13

Final

May 20

Leicester Tigers

v

London Wasps

London

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