Robert Kitson names 11 provincial players in his all-time European Cup best XV, including former Munster number eight Anthony Foley. Photograph: Getty

(...) have made a significant tournament impact and featured in at least one European Cup final. Already that(...)

Bournemouth Captain Tommy Elphick and supporters after the Cherries all but secured promotion to the Premier League. Photograph: Getty
The Morning Sports Briefing
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  • April 28, 2015, 08:27

(...) to bringing silverware to Anfield.Free tickets for European showpieceThe Champions Cup final takes(...)

Kingpan Stadium is a fine ground now and one that has only gained in atmosphere since its redevelopment. Photograph: Inpho.

Saturday at Twickenham. Literally, the organisers of the European Champions Cup won’t be able to give away(...)

A previous all-French final between Toulouse and Perpignan at Lansdowne Road in 2003 attracted a crowd of less than 30,000. Photograph: Getty Images

Twickenham Stadium for this weekend’s European Champions Cup final, the organisers have allowed fans who(...)

Winner of the PFA’s Men’s Player of the Year, Eden Hazard during the PFA Awards at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London. Photo: Barrington Coombs/PA

(...) his club this season, helping the Blues win the Capital One Cup and putting them on the brink of a(...)

Blindside flanker Iain Henderson scores a try for Ulster against Leinster at Kingspan Stadium on Friday night. Photograph: Darren Kidd/Presseye/Inpho

(...)-finals remains to be resolved. After next weekend’s break for the European Cup final, intriguingly there are(...)

Wu Ashun of China receives the golden jacket next to the trophy after winning the Volvo China Open  in Shanghai. Photo:  Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images

Wu Ashun became the first Chinese player to win a European Tour event on home soil on Sunday as(...)

Brazil legend Sócrates confronts Alain Giresse in the quarter-final of the 1986 World Cup in Guadalaraja, Mexico, which France won in a penalty shoutout. Photograph: AFP/Getty

(...) won our second European Cup.” Aged 15, in 1980 Campbell moved to Nottingham. “Forest had the likes(...)

(...) there he played a major part in staging three European Open championships as well as the Ryder Cup in(...)

José Mourinho has rejected Arsène Wenger’s suggestion that it is “easy to defend”. Photograph: EPA/Will Oliver

European Cup in that season was completely isolated in context. In the last few years, Chelsea were not(...)