9 Dec, 19:48
Munster are delighted to announce the signing of highly-rated Cardiff Blues utility forward Robin Copeland.
Gates open 4pm.
Tickets are available to buy onlne here, from the Munster Rugby ticket office in Musgrave Park today until 4pm and from the Mobile Ticket Unit at Hassett’s Cross until 7pm.
On match day from 9am from the Mobile Ticket Office at Hassett’s Cross and from the West Stand Ticket booth from 4pm.
The Park and Ride facility will be in operation from the following locations:
Kilmurry Lodge Hotel starting from 3pm
Radisson Hotel, Ennis Road starting from 3pm
South Court Hotel Raheen starting from 3.45pm
Woodlands Hotel Adare bus leaving at 4.30pm
Public Bus Service from City Centre Henry St. starting at 4pm
Supporters can pre-book their parking online for the Q-Park at Harvey’s Quay online at www.q-park.ie
There is no parking in the vicinity of Thomond Park Stadium.
Pre-match entertainment features Cara O’Sullivan and the Munster Rugby Supporters Club Choir.
Paddy Butler will also be pitch side at 5.40pm, talking about his first start in the Heineken Cup last week, his unfortunate injury and looking ahead to the game.
At half time, we look forward to welcoming the U11’s from Douglas RFC and Fethard & District RFC, while the lucky winner of €10,000 in the MRSC Giant Draw will be presented with his cheque.
The Dug Out Bar will be opening at 3.30pm, and will remain open until 10pm with a dj post match.
There are numerous bar and catering facilities within Thomond Park, all open at 4pm.
Match programmes will be on sale inside and outside the stadium costing €5.
The Museum is open on match day until 30 mins before kick off, admission only €3.
The Munster Rugby Life Style Sports store in the East Stand is open from 2pm to 9pm while the mobile store in the West Stand is open from 4pm to 9pm.
No one will be able to enter the stadium with alcohol or glass and customers will be requested to remove the lids of any soft drink containers on entering the stadium.
Please do not enter the pitch area at any time and adhere to the stadium ground regulations found here.
There will be stewards and security on site to assist you with your enquiries on the day, and to ensure that the event runs smoothly and safely, so please respect their requests.
Weather in Limerick: Cloudy and showery, with temperatures of 11 degrees in the evening. Wear a hood!
Broadcaster: Sky Sports
Munster Rugby wish to thank you for your continued support.