The Board of ERC has confirmed the 24 teams from six countries who will compete in the 2007 / 2008 Heineken Cup.

The Pool Draw will take place later in June and the venue, date, time and other details will be announced shortly.

ENGLAND (7)
London Wasps (seeded)
Leicester Tigers
Gloucester Rugby
Bristol Rugby
Saracens
London Irish
NEC Harlequins


FRANCE (6)
ASM Clermont Auvergne or Stade Francais Paris *
Stade Francais Paris or ASM Clermont Auvergne *
Toulouse
Biarritz Olympique Pays Basque
Perpignan
Bourgoin


*(French seeded team to be confirmed after the French Championship final being played on Saturday, 10 June)


IRELAND (3)
Leinster (seeded)
Ulster Rugby
Munster


ITALY (2)
Benetton Treviso (seeded)
Viadana


SCOTLAND (2)
Glasgow Warriors (seeded)
Edinburgh


WALES (4)
Ospreys (seeded)
Cardiff Blues
Llanelli Scarlets
Newport Gwent Dragons


Teams that are seeded from each country will be drawn into separate Pools as part of the Pool draw.