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Match Preview: Stade Toulousain vs Leinster Rugby

by Sarah Lennon, 2007-11-15

Leinster travel to Toulouse with happy memories of the last time they travelled to this rugby hotbed. In April 2006 "les bleus" put the then reigning champions to the sword 41 - 35, a score line that if anything, flattered Toulouse.

Although an entire Heineken Cup season has passed, one that was ultimately disappointing for both of these teams, the memories from that Spring day must be fresh in both team's minds.
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General News: Leinster Supporters Club News

by Official Leinster Supporters Club, 2007-11-13

The Connacht match saw the official opening of the new Supporters' Bar when Keith Gleeson was honoured for reaching his 100th cap for Leinster and the Leinster Supporters Club made a farewell presentation to retiring Leinster legend Denis Hickie with Reggie Corrigan acting as MC for the event.
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Match Report: Leinster Rugby vs Leicester Tigers

by Sarah Lennon, 2007-11-12

The Heineken cup rolled back into town as Leinster took on last season's beaten finalists Leicester Tigers. Leicester have a good recent record against Leinster having beaten them the last two times they met, the last one of those a defeat at Lansdowne Road in 2005. Both sides knew that a good start to this group was essential to their respective hopes of qualifying with difficult tests against Edinburgh and Toulouse in store.
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Weekly Preview: Re/Max Leinster League - Week 4

by Daniel Quinn, 2007-11-09

Re/Max Leinster League - Week 4
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Match Preview: Leinster Rugby vs Leicester Tigers

by Jim O'Connor, 2007-11-12

Leinster and Leicester have a rich Heineken Cup history having met eight times in total. In the first five years of the competition they were drawn in the same pool a remarkable three times. Those six meetings were split three wins apiece, including two famous wins at Donnybrook in '97 and '99. Since then they have met twice in the quarter-finals but Leicester won handily both times. Leicester won 29 - 18 at Welford Road in 2002 but it's the 2005 defeat at home that will be freshest in Leinster fans minds. On this occasion Leinster were playing in front of a full house in Lansdowne Road. However Leinster never showed up and Leicester steamrollered over them in Declan Kidney's last game in charge. If anything, the 29 - 13 score flattered Leinster.
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