Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 21 August 2014

Rolland to referee Heineken Cup final

The Heineken Cup final between Clermont Auvergne and Toulon will be refereed by Alain Rolland

Irishman Alain Rolland will referee the Heineken Cup final between Clermont Auvergne and Toulon in Dublin on May 18, tournament organisers have announced.

It will be Rolland's first Heineken final since the 2004 game between Wasps and Toulouse, with his assistants being fellow Irishman George Clancy and England's Wayne Barnes.

Top Welsh official Nigel Owens, meanwhile, will control the Amlin Challenge Cup final between Leinster and Stade Francais in Dublin on May 17.

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