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Munster v Saracens Match Day Info

7th December 2012 By jess

Munster v Saracens Match Day Info

It’s the big one! Munster v Saracens in the Heineken Cup in Thomond Park on Saturday at 6pm.

As is normal with Heineken Cup match days in Thomond Park we know the Munster Supporters will be out in force this Saturday wearing the red of Munster and making a whole lot of noise!

Look out for the free Munster flags and Santa Hats and be seen getting behind the team!

Heineken Cup Rugby Round 3: Munster v Saracens, Thomond Park, Saturday December 8th ko 6pm.

Gates will open at 4pm.


Remaining terrace tickets (€;30) are available to buy online here, from the Munster Rugby ticket offices in Musgrave Park and Thomond Park, or by calling 061-421103.

If there are any remaining tickets left by Saturday, they will be on sale from the mobile ticket unit at Hassett's Cross from 10am until kick off or until they sell out. Keep an eye on www.munsterrugby.ie or www.twitter.com/munsterrugby for any ticket updates.

Munster Rugby ticket collections are from the Mobile Ticket Office on the East Stand side of Thomond Park from 10am. Ticketmaster collections are from the Ticketmaster van from 2pm.

Collections and enquiries will take place from the West Stand ticket booth from 4pm.


Please try to arrive early and allow sufficient time for your journey.

The Park and Ride facility will be in operation from the following locations:

• Kilmurry Lodge Hotel starting from 2.30pm
• Radisson Hotel, Ennis Road starting from 3pm
• South Court Hotel Raheen starting from 3.45pm
• Woodlands Hotel Adare starting at 4.45pm

There is a public bus service operating directly from Limerick City centre to Thomond Park Stadium starting from 4pm, picking up outside the Dunnes Stores on Henry Street, with a return service following the game.

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.


Match programmes will be on sale inside and outside the stadium for €;5.

On the pitch entertainment will start from 45 mins before the game, and features Cara O’Sullivan, Electric Ceili and the Munster Rugby Supporters Club Choir.

There are numerous bar and catering facilities within Thomond Park, all open at 4pm. The Dugout Bar will have live Heineken Cup rugby on tv, a carvery menu and pizzas available to buy.

On Level B West Stand, the Munster Rugby Supporters Club Choir will be performing before the game, and there will be an artisan BBQ on Level C.

The Museum is open on match day from 12 noon to 5pm – admission only €;3.

The Munster Rugby Store in the East Stand will be open from 3pm and the mobile shop outside the West Stand will open from 4pm.


The half time mini rugby display will feature Dunmanway RFC v Kenmare RFC.

Stadium Information

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 Forecast for Saturday in Limerick – Following a bright dry day it should remain dry with temperatures of 4 to 3 degrees

Broadcaster – Sky Sports

Munster Rugby thank you for your continued support and here's to a memorable night of Heineken Cup rugby in Thomond Park.


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