George Skivington’s Gloucester Rugby have got their hands full this weekend when they head to France in the opening game of the 2020/21 European Heineken Champions Cup.
Injuries have decimated the Cherry and Whites squad and head coach Skivington has stuck to his method of only naming a squad which has trained together since the start of the week, which has also ruled out the majority of his international players who are being given a rest this week.
Sadly due to the Covid-19 pandemic there will be no fans travelling out to France for a European adventure but the good news is the game is being shown live on TV.
Here are all the ways you can follow the match live.
What time is kick-off?
The game at the Matmut Stadium de Gerland kicks off at 1pm (UK time) on Sunday, December 13.
Is the game on TV?
Yes – all this season’s European Heineken Champions Cup games are being shown live on BT Sport once again.
Today’s game is being shown on BT Sport 2 with coverage starting at 12.30pm.
How else can I follow the game?
If you can’t watch the game live on TV you can get updates, a match report, player ratings and reaction on Gloucestershire Live.
BBC Radio Gloucestershire will also be providing live commentary from the game.
What’s the team news?
Lyon: 15. Toby Arnold, 14. Xavier Mignot, 13. Pierre-Louis Barassi, 12. Charlie Ngatai, 11. Noa Nakaitaci, 10. Jonathan Wisniewski, 9. Baptiste Couilloud (c), 1. Xavier Chiocci, 2. Mickael Ivaldi, 3. Clément Ric, 4. Felix Lambey, 5. Izack Jon Rodda, 6. Loann Goujon, 7. Dylan Cretin, 8. Mathieu Bastareaud.
Replacements: 16. Jeremie Maurouard, 17. Raphael Chaume, 18. Vivien Devisme, 19. Killian Geraci, 20. Colby Fainga’a, 21. Jean-Marc Doussain, 22. Leo Berdeu, 23. Thibaut Regard,
Gloucester Rugby: 15. Kyle Moyle, 14. Jacob Morris, 13. Henry Trinder, 12. Tom Seabrook, 11. Alex Morgan, 10. George Barton, 9. Steve Varney, 1. Jamal Ford-Robinson, 2. James Hanson, 3. Ciaran Knight, 4. Ollie Atkins, 5. Jamie Gibson, 6. Jack Clement, 7. Lewis Ludlow (c), 8. Seb Nagle-Taylor.
Replacements: 16. Todd Gleave, 17. Alex Seville, 18. Jay Tyack, 19. Alex Craig, 20. Josh Gray, 21. Freddie Thomas, 22. Charlie Chapman, 23. Charlie Sharples,
Referee: Mike Adamson (Scotland)
Assistant referees: Tual Trainini (France), Pierre-Baptiste Nuchy (France)
TMO: Philippe Bonhoure (France)
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