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What channel is La Rochelle v Leinster Heineken Champions Cup final on? Kick off time, TV details and live stream

Check out how to watch La Rochelle v Leinster in the Heineken Champions Cup final this week, including TV details and more.

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Published: Wednesday, 25th May 2022 at 5:14 pm
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La Rochelle and Leinster face off in the Heineken Champions Cup final in Marseille this weekend.

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Neither side is a stranger to the showpiece game with one of the sides having featured in three of the last four finals, though they have never faced each other in the final of this competition.

Leinster are aiming to add a fifth victory in this competition to their trophy cabinet which would draw them level with Toulouse – who they demolished 40-17 in the semi-finals – for the most Heineken Champions Cup titles.

The Irish side have been largely untroubled throughout the entire competition. Their only defeat of the whole campaign was a 28-0 loss to Montepellier as a penalty for cancelling the game due to a COVID outbreak.

La Rochelle were runners-up last year and enter this final with a combination of confidence and caution. They are the underdogs despite going unbeaten in this edition of the tournament.

RadioTimes.com has rounded up everything you need to know about how to watch La Rochelle v Leinster on TV and online.

When is La Rochelle v Leinster?

La Rochelle v Leinster will take place on Saturday 28th May 2022.

The game takes place at Stade Velodrome, the 67,000-capacity home of Olympique de Marseille football club.

What time is kick-off?

La Rochelle v Leinster will kick off at 4:45pm.

You should also check out Lyon v Toulon in the European Challenge Cup final also taking place at Stade Velodrome this weekend.

What TV channel is La Rochelle v Leinster on?

The game will be broadcast live on Channel 4 from 4:15pm in a big victory for sport fans who can tune in on free-to-air TV.

Alternatively, the game will be shown live on BT Sport 2 from 4pm.

There are multiple ways to get BT Sport. If you already have BT Broadband, you can add BT TV and Sport to your existing contract from just £15 per month. You can add the ‘Big Sport’ package for £40 per month which includes all BT Sport and 11 Sky Sports channels via a NOW pass.

How to live stream La Rochelle v Leinster online

You can watch the match live on All 4 for free or a BT Sport monthly pass without signing up to a contract.

Regular BT Sport subscribers can also stream matches via the BT Sport website or BT Sport app on a variety of devices including laptops, smartphones and tablets.

La Rochelle v Leinster odds

In working partnership with the Radio Times, bet365 has provided the following betting odds for this event:

bet365 odds: La Rochelle (7/2) Draw (33/1) Leinster (1/5)*

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