Leinster travel to England to take on Northampton Saints in what will be their third match of this year’s competition. Here is all the information for anyone wondering where to watch Northampton vs Leinster.
Leo Cullen’s men will be looking to extend their unbeaten run and will be full of confidence after their 13-6 victory against Lyon in their previous Champions Cup game. However, Northampton will be confident in their ability to put an end to Leinster’s run as they have only lost one of their last five games.
Leinster have come out on top in five out of the last six games between the two sides and this, along with their form over the last year, will no doubt have them as favourites to come away with a victory.
Where To Watch Northampton Vs Leinster?
Northampton Vs Leinster will be shown live on Virgin Media One and BT Sport 2.
What time does the game kick-off?
The game kicks off at 1pm.
Where Is It On?
The match will be held in Franklin’s Gardens in Northampton.
Are The Teams In Good Form?
Leinster remain unbeaten, while Northampton have come away with victories in five out of their last six matches.
Leinster will be looking to build on an impressive defensive display against Lyon in their previous Champions Cup game and they will have to be at the same level defensively against a solid Northampton side.
After the victory against Lyon, Leinster manager, Leo Cullen, spoke to Leinster Tugby TV about the upcoming games versus Northampton.
We’ve got Northampton in back-to-back games. It’s going to be a challenge for us. They won as well, which makes it tight between the two of us. We’ll be scrapping it out for every single point.
Northampton will be full of positivity going into this game after coming out on top in a tightly contested match against Benetton in which they beat the Italian side 35-32.