La Rochelle

'Fans deserve it almost more than we do' - La Rochelle captain Gregory Alldritt

La Rochelle skipper Gregory Alldritt gave credit to the club's supporters as they completed their maiden Heineken Champions Cup triumph following a 24-21 win over Leinster in the final at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on Saturday.
29 May 2022

Josh van der Flier wins European Player of the Year award

Leinster wing Josh van der Flier has been named the EPCR European Player of the Year 2022 following an outstanding season.
29 May 2022

Ronan O'Gara proud of La Rochelle's Champions Cup triumph

La Rochelle head coach Ronan O'Gara said the Heineken Champions Cup triumph will be 'a great starting point for the club'.
29 May 2022

La Rochelle edge out Leinster 24-21 to claim Heineken Champions Cup

Arthur Retiere scored a last gasp try as La Rochelle edged out Leinster Rugby 24-21 in the final at Stade Velodrome to clinch the Heineken Champions Cup.
29 May 2022

Ronan O’Gara: “I am fascinated to see how we go against Leinster”

Ahead of the Champions Cup final in Marseilles, Stade Rochelais head coach, Ronan O’Gara, spoke about the clash with Leinster, Johnny Sexton and competing on all fronts this season.
27 May 2022

Leinster name unchanged matchday squad for Heineken Champions Cup final against La Rochelle

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen has named an unchanged matchday squad for the Heineken Champions Cup final against La Rochelle to be played in Marseille on Saturday.
27 May 2022

Stuart Lancaster optimistic about fitness of Tadhg Furlong and James Lowe

Leinster senior coach Stuart Lancaster said he is optimistic of the chances of Tadhg Furlong and James Lowe featuring in the upcoming Heineken Champions Cup final against La Rochelle to be played at Stade Velodrome on Saturday.
24 May 2022

Ronan O'Gara proud of La Rochelle's performance after defeating Racing 92 in semi-final

La Rochelle head coach Ronan O'Gara lavished praise on his team's performance after they edged out Racing 92 in the semi-final of the Heineken Champions Cup with a 20-13 margin.
17 May 2022

'It's frustrating' - Finn Russell reacts after Racing 92's Champions Cup exit

Racing 92 fly-half Finn Russell expressed frustration over his side's exit from the Heineken Champions Cup that came following a 13-20 defeat against La Rochelle last weekend.
16 May 2022

Match Centre: Heineken Champions Cup semi-final: Racing 92 13-20 La Rochelle

La Rochelle managed to hold off Racing 92 as they reached the final of the Heineken Champions Cup for the second successive time following a 20-13 win in the semi-final at Stade Bollaert-Delelis on Sunday.
15 May 2022

Match Centre: La Rochelle 39-21 Bath Rugby

Bath's late surge went in vain as they were beaten by La Rochelle with a margin of 39-21 in the third round of the Heineken Champions Cup at Stade Marcel Deflandre.
16 January 2022

From the challengers to the champions – The Champions Cup returns

Ahead of the Champions Cup’s return this weekend, TRU’s Joe Harvey heard what some of the competition’s familiar faces had to say ahead of the big kick-off on Friday evening in Northampton.
9 December 2021

Toulouse claim Top 14 title after beating La Rochelle 18-8 in final

Toulouse went on to claim their 21st Top 14 title as they went on to defeat La Rochelle in the final at Stade de France with a 18-8 margin.
26 June 2021

Rugby Rumours: Thomas to Top14, Schonert a Shark, Toulouse picking Saints and Ryan joining Stade Rochelais

Thomas to Top14, Schonert a Shark, Toulouse picking Saints and Ryan joining Stade Rochelais
10 June 2021

TRU's Champions Cup Team of the Tournament

Following the Champions Cup final on Saturday at Twickenham, TRU have compiled their Team of the Tournament.
24 May 2021

Jono Gibbes proud of La Rochelle's effort despite defeat to Toulouse in Champions Cup final

La Rochelle director of rugby Jono Gibbes said he was proud of the team's effort despite losing the Heineken Champions Cup final to Toulouse at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday.
23 May 2021

Toulouse edge out La Rochelle 22-17 to claim fifth European Champions Cup title

Romain Ntamack contributed with 17 points as Toulouse edged out La Rochelle with a five-point margin at Twickenham Stadium to claim the Heineken Champions Cup.
23 May 2021

Cheslin Kolbe Interview: I have so much respect for everyone at Toulouse for what they have done for me

The World Cup winner talks about his time with Toulouse, the possibility of representing the Springboks against the Lions and starting a new dynasty with one of Europe’s most decorated clubs.
22 May 2021

Will Skelton: "We are not just playing out there for us - We are playing for our fans, families and friends”

Ahead of La Rochelle’s Champions Cup Final encounter with Toulouse at Twickenham on Saturday afternoon, Will Skelton spoke about life with one of France’s fastest-growing clubs.
21 May 2021

Match Centre: La Rochelle 32-23 Leinster

Ihaia West contributed with 22 points as La Rochelle went on to defeat Leinster 32-23 in the semi-final of the Heineken Champions Cup at Stade Marcel-Deflandre on Sunday.
2 May 2021