15 May 16
Maro Itoje emerged as a triple winner in Lyon after he picked up a Champions Cup winners' medal, the Heineken Man of the Match award and was then named as the EPCR European Player of the Year 2016.
|Jamie Heaslip (Leinster Rugby)||Sergio Parisse (Stade Francais Paris)|
|Isa Nacewa (Leinster Rugby)||Soane Tonga'uiha (Northampton Saints)|
|Sean O'Brien (Leinster Rugby)|
Stuart Barnes (Sky Sports), Stephen Jones (Sunday Times), Raphael Ibanez (Heineken Cup winner), Emmanuel Massicard (Midi Olympique), Gerry Thornley (Irish Times).