With the Leicester Tigers game just around the corner, we took an in-depth look at the previous matchups between the two teams. The numbers suggest it’s always been a close one.
The teams have faced each other a few times over the years. Ospreys have played against Leicester Tigers 12 times over the years, with Ospreys winning four, drawing two and losing six.
The points tally between the teams is as close as it comes, with Ospreys scoring 254 and conceding 265.
The last four European games between Ospreys and Leicester Tigers have been even closer, with two draws and one win apiece for each team. All four of Ospreys’ previous home meetings against Leicester Tigers in the Heineken Champions Cup have been decided by margins of just six points or less.
Leicester Tigers have won each of their last two away games in the pool stages of the Heineken Champions Cup after losing 10 in a row previously, however, each of those victories was by less than three points, and they have lost each of their last two away games against Welsh sides at this stage.