Wasps’ 2020/21 Heineken Champions Cup fixture dates have been confirmed for their clashes with Dragons and Montpellier Hérault Rugby.
Wasps will open their European campaign with a trip to Dragons on Saturday 12 December, followed by their first home game against Montpellier on Friday 18 December.
January holds back-to-back games with the same opposition, as Wasps travel to the South of France on Saturday 16 January, before entertaining the Welsh Pro 14 team at the Ricoh on Saturday 23 January.
Wasps 2020/21 Heineken Champions Cup fixtures
Saturday 12 December | Dragons v Wasps | Rodney Parade | 5:30pm
Friday 18 December | Wasps v Montpellier Hérault Rugby | Ricoh Arena | 8pm
Saturday 16 January | Montpellier Hérault Rugby v Wasps | GGL Stadium | 9pm (local)/8pm GMT
Saturday 23 January | Wasps v Dragons | Ricoh Arena | 8pm
The Heineken Champions Cup competition will be conducted differently this year, as 24 teams have been split into two pools of 12.
The four highest-ranked clubs in each pool will qualify for the quarter-finals, and the clubs ranked numbers five to eight in each pool will compete in the knockout stage of the Challenge Cup.
The tournament knockout stages will consist of home and away quarter-finals, semi-finals and the final in Marseille on 22 May 2021.
Wasps Tier 1 Gallagher Premiership
Union Bordeaux Bègles Tier 1 Top 14
Leinster Rugby Tier 1 Guinness Pro 14
Bath Rugby Tier 2 Gallagher Premiership
Toulon Tier 2 Top 14
Edinburgh Rugby Tier 2 Guinness Pro 14
Sale Sharks Tier 3 Gallagher Premiership
La Rochelle Tier 3 Top 14
Scarlets Tier 3 Guinness Pro 14
Northampton Saints Tier 4 Gallagher Premiership
Montpellier Hérault Rugby Tier 4 Top 14
Dragons Tier 4 Guinness Pro 14
Exeter Chiefs Tier 1 Gallagher Premiership
Lyon Tier 1 Top 14
Ulster Rugby Tier 1 Guinness Pro 14
Bristol Bears Tier 2 Gallagher Premiership
Racing 92 Tier 2 Top 14
Munster Rugby Tier 2 Guinness Pro 14
Harlequins Tier 3 Gallagher Premiership
Clermont Auvergne Tier 3 Top 14
Connacht Rugby Tier 3 Guinness Pro 14
Gloucester Rugby Tier 4 Gallagher Premiership
Toulouse as Tier 4 Top 14
Glasgow Warriors Tier 4 Guinness Pro 14