Which of the former champions will make it through to the last four?

Munster v Toulouse live stream: How to watch the Champions Cup match from anywhere

Two former winners go head-to-head for a place in the European Champions Cup semi-finals at the Aviva Stadium this afternoon.

Five-times winners Toulouse are defending champions whereas Munster last won the title in 2008.

The match, which is being played in Dublin because there is an Ed Sheeran concert taking place at Thomond Park, is the first of this weekend’s quarter-finals in Europe’s elite competition (kick-off 3pm).

The two teams met in the round of 16 last year, with Toulouse winning 40-33 at Thomond Park. Will we see a similar try-fest this afternoon?

Find out how the two teams line up here and below we provide a how to watch guide for this match so you can catch the action wherever you are.

Munster: Mike Haley; Keith Earls, Chris Farrell, Damian de Allende, Simon Zebo; Joey Carbery, Conor Murray; Josh Wycherley, Niall Scannell, Stephen Archer, Jean Kleyn, Fineen Wycherley, Peter O’Mahony (captain), Alex Kendellen, Jack O’Donoghue.

Replacements: Diarmuid Barron, Jeremy Loughman, John Ryan, Jason Jenkins, Thomas Aherne, Craig Casey, Ben Healy, Jack Daly.

Toulouse: Thomas Ramos; Dimitri Delibes, Pierre Fouyssac, Pita Ahki, Matthis Lebel; Romain Ntamack, Antoine Dupont; Rodrigue Neti, Julien Marchand (captain), Dorian Aldegheri, Rory Arnold, Emmanuel Meafou, Rynhardt Elstadt, Thibaud Flament, Francois Cros.

Replacements: Peato Mauvaka, Cyril Baille, David Ainu’u, Joe Tekori, Selevasio Tolofua, Anthony Jelonch, Baptiste Germain, Maxime Medard.

How to watch Munster v Toulouse from outside your country

If you’re abroad, but still want to watch your local Champions Cup coverage, like Munster v Toulouse, you can do so by using a VPN – Virtual Private Network.

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Munster v Toulouse live stream: How to watch from the UK & Ireland

BT Sport has the rights to show the Champions Cup in the UK and Ireland, and are showing every match live, including Munster v Toulouse. Coverage starts at 2.45pm on BT Sport 2.

If you don’t have a BT contract but want to watch the competition, don’t worry because you can still easily watch it online. That’s because BT Sport has a contract-free monthly pass that allows you to get instant access to all four of their sport channels for just £25.

If you’re from the UK but are overseas when Munster v Toulouse takes place, you can get your normal live stream but you’ll need a VPN – see the information above.

Munster v Toulouse live stream: How to watch from France

As Champions Cup rights holders in France, beIN Sports will also show every game live, including Munster v Toulouse (kick-off 4pm French time).

This match will also be televised free-to-air on France 2.

Munster v Toulouse live stream: How to watch from the USA

If you live in the States, the official broadcaster of Champions Cup matches is NBC, with matches streamed on Peacock Premium, which is available for $4.99 a month.

Munster v Toulouse live stream: How to watch from Australia

For those in Australia, beIN Sports now has the rights to show European Champions Cup matches in 2021-22.

You can also stream beIN Sports’ coverage live and on-demand through Kayo Sports. A basic package is $25 a month and premium is $35 a month – and they offer a FREE 14-day trial to new customers.

Munster v Toulouse live stream: How to watch from New Zealand

Sky Sport NZ has the rights to show the Champions Cup in the Land of the Long White Cloud.

Munster v Toulouse (kick-off 2am Sunday NZ time) will be live on Sky Sport 1.

Munster v Toulouse live stream: How to watch from South Africa

SuperSport has the rights to broadcast the Champions Cup in South Africa. Munster v Toulouse (kick-off 4pm SA time) will be shown live on SuperSport Grandstand.

Munster v Toulouse live stream: How to watch from South-East Asia

Again, beIN Sports has the broadcast rights for European rugby in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and other South-East Asia countries.

Munster v Toulouse live stream: How to watch from elsewhere

EPCR now have an OTT service, epcrugby.tv, so you can stream live European matches outside of its core broadcast territories.

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