The Ospreys have drawn Top 14 side Racing 92 and Gallagher Premiership team Sale Sharks in the pool stages of the Heineken Champions Cup.
The draw took place in Lausanne on Wednesday lunchtime with the Ospreys drawn in Pool A as one of the tier three sides.
The 2021/22 tournament will be played over nine weekends with four rounds of matches in the pool stage starting in December. The eight highest-ranked clubs from each pool will qualify for the knockout stage which will consist of a Round of 16 on a home and away basis, quarter-finals and semi-finals, with the final in Marseille on 28 May 2022.
EPCR will begin work on the fixture schedule with an announcement of exact dates, venues, kick-off times and TV coverage to follow as soon as practicable.
2021/22 key dates
Round 1 – 10/11/12 December
Round 2 – 17/18/19 December
Round 3 – 14/15/16 January 2022
Round 4 – 21/22/23 January 2022
Round of 16 (1st leg) – 8/9/10 April 2022
Round of 16 (2nd leg) – 15/16/17 April 2022
Quarter-finals – 6/7/8 May 2022
Semi-finals – 13/14/15 May 2022
Challenge Cup final – Friday 27 May 2022; Stade Vélodrome, Marseille
Heineken Champions Cup final – Saturday 28 May 2022; Stade Vélodrome, Marseille