Round 1
Saturday 12.10.1996Newbridge38 - 62GlasgowAshley RowdenWelfare Ground, Newbridge
Saturday 12.10.1996Gloucester59 - 7Ebbw ValeJim FlemmingKingsholm
Saturday 12.10.1996Bourgoin45 - 22BordeauxPatrick RobinStade Pierre Rajon
Saturday 12.10.1996Toulon29 - 38Northampton6,500Bertie SmithStade Felix Mayol
Saturday 12.10.1996Orrell32 - 29DunvantLorne CrerarEdge Hall Road
Saturday 12.10.1996Connacht34 - 12PadovaClayton ThomasSportsground
Saturday 12.10.1996Narbonne73 - 22Steaua BucharestRonnie McDowellParc des Sports et de l'Amitie
Saturday 12.10.1996Bristol53 - 5TreorchyAntonio LombardiMemorial Stadium
Saturday 12.10.1996Bridgend23 - 36CastresGiovanni MorandinBrewery Field
Saturday 12.10.1996Sale12 - 17ClermontAndrew WatsonHeywood Road
Saturday 12.10.1996Agen32 - 13Newport Stade Armandie
Saturday 12.10.1996Swansea63 - 38London Irish St Helens
Round 2
Wednesday 16.10.1996Glasgow9 - 29Sale Hughenden
Wednesday 16.10.1996Gloucester10 - 17Bordeaux Kingsholm
Wednesday 16.10.1996Ebbw Vale3 - 32Swansea Eugene Cross Park
Wednesday 16.10.1996Toulon32 - 23Padova Stade Felix Mayol
Wednesday 16.10.1996Northampton61 - 7Orrell Franklin's Gardens
Wednesday 16.10.1996Dunvant26 - 9Connacht Broadacre
Wednesday 16.10.1996Treorchy19 - 26Narbonne The Oval
Wednesday 16.10.1996Castres67 - 6Steaua Bucharest Stade Pierre Antoine
Wednesday 16.10.1996Bridgend30 - 27Bristol Brewery Field
Wednesday 16.10.1996Newport24 - 9Newbridge Rodney Parade
Wednesday 16.10.1996Agen27 - 17ClermontPatrick ThomasStade Armandie
Wednesday 16.10.1996London Irish13 - 34Bourgoin The Avenue
Round 3
Saturday 19.10.1996Clermont76 - 9GlasgowJerry WallisStade Marcel Michelin
Saturday 19.10.1996Bourgoin39 - 3Ebbw Vale Stade Pierre Rajon
Saturday 19.10.1996Bordeaux32 - 6London Irish Stade Andre-Moga
Saturday 19.10.1996Padova49 - 11Dunvant Stadio Plebiscito
Saturday 19.10.1996Orrell23 - 28Toulon Edge Hall Road
Saturday 19.10.1996Connacht11 - 31Northampton Sportsground
Saturday 19.10.1996Castres61 - 17Treorchy Stade Pierre Antoine
Saturday 19.10.1996Bristol16 - 18Narbonne Memorial Stadium
Saturday 19.10.1996Bridgend24 - 24Steaua Bucharest Brewery Field
Saturday 19.10.1996Sale52 - 22Newport Heywood Road
Saturday 19.10.1996Newbridge13 - 30Agen Welfare Ground, Newbridge
Saturday 19.10.1996Swansea62 - 12GloucesterDaniel GaillegotSt Helens
Round 4
Saturday 26.10.1996Agen33 - 16Sale Stade Armandie
Saturday 26.10.1996Swansea31 - 31Bordeaux St Helens
Saturday 26.10.1996Ebbw Vale28 - 20London Irish Eugene Cross Park
Saturday 26.10.1996Orrell42 - 25Padova Edge Hall Road
Saturday 26.10.1996Northampton48 - 32Dunvant Franklin's Gardens
Saturday 26.10.1996Narbonne33 - 17Bridgend Parc des Sports et de l'Amitie
Saturday 26.10.1996Steaua Bucharest38 - 31Treorchy Steaua Stadium
Saturday 26.10.1996Bristol14 - 27Castres Memorial Stadium
Saturday 26.10.1996Newport25 - 10Glasgow Rodney Parade
Saturday 26.10.1996Newbridge12 - 46Clermont Welfare Ground, Newbridge
Sunday 27.10.1996Toulon44 - 10ConnachtChris WhiteStade Felix Mayol
Sunday 27.10.1996Gloucester9 - 24Bourgoin Kingsholm
Round 5
Wednesday 30.10.1996Glasgow23 - 34Agen Hughenden
Saturday 02.11.1996Bourgoin54 - 19Swansea Stade Pierre Rajon
Saturday 02.11.1996Bordeaux93 - 7Ebbw Vale Stade Andre-Moga
Saturday 02.11.1996Padova9 - 29Northampton Stadio Plebiscito
Saturday 02.11.1996Dunvant8 - 31Toulon Broadacre
Saturday 02.11.1996Connacht30 - 18Orrell Sportsground
Saturday 02.11.1996TreorchyBridgend The Oval
Saturday 02.11.1996Narbonne11 - 16Castres Parc des Sports et de l'Amitie
Saturday 02.11.1996Dunvant19 - 18Bristol Steaua Stadium
Saturday 02.11.1996Sale57 - 34Newbridge Heywood Road
Saturday 02.11.1996Clermont55 - 14Newport Stade Marcel Michelin
Saturday 02.11.1996London Irish13 - 29Gloucester The Avenue
Quarter-Final
Saturday 16.11.1996Agen20 - 15Bordeaux Stade Armandie
Saturday 16.11.1996Bourgoin17 - 15Clermont Stade Pierre Rajon
Saturday 16.11.1996Castres23 - 15Toulon5,000 Stade Pierre Antoine
Saturday 16.11.1996Northampton22 - 23Narbonne7,000 Franklin's Gardens
Semi-Final
Sunday 05.01.1997Bourgoin29 - 6Narbonne7,000 Stade Pierre Rajon
Sunday 05.01.1997Castres23 - 6Agen5,000 Stade Pierre Antoine
Final
Sunday 26.01.1997Bourgoin18 - 9Castres10,000 Stade de la Mediterranee