Updated: Tuesday, 10 June 2014 20:35 | By Agence France-Presse

Saracens get tough European Champions Cup draw

Saracens have been drawn against Munster, Clermont and Sale Sharks in the inaugural European Rugby Champions Cup next season following Tuesday's draw in Neuchatel.


Saracens get tough European Champions Cup draw

Saracens' English scrum-half Richard Wigglesworth kicks the ball clear during the European Cup final rugby union match between Toulon and Saracens in Cardiff on May 24, 2014 - by Geoff Caddick

French champions Toulon, who beat Saracens to defend their European Cup title last month, will face Leicester, Ulster and Scarlets in a tough Pool Three.

English champions Northampton, who beat Saracens in last month's Premiership final, have been drawn in Pool Five alongside Racing Metro, Ospreys and Treviso.

Elsewhere, Harlequins are in Pool Two alongside Leinster, Castres and Wasps, while Pool Four includes Bath, Glasgow, Montpellier and Toulouse.

Pool 1: Saracens, Munster, Clermont, Sale Sharks

Pool 2: Leinster, Castres, Harlequins, Wasps

Pool 3: Toulon, Leicester Tigers, Ulster, Scarlets

Pool 4: Glasgow, Montpellier, Bath, Toulouse

Pool 5: Northampton Saints, Racing Metro, Ospreys, Treviso

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