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Date & Time Set For Champions Cup QF

27th January 2017 By Munster Rugby

Date & Time Set For Champions Cup QF

Munster’s Champions Cup quarter final against Toulouse at Thomond Park has been scheduled for Saturday April 1st at 5.45pm. Sky Sports have also been confirmed as the host broadcaster.

The game is a repeat of the 2014 quarter final with both sides contesting a record 16th quarter final in European rugby’s top flight competition.

Playing each home Champions Cup encounter in front of capacity crowds, the most recent of which included the installation of additional seating to facilitate as many supporters as possible, Munster have recorded the highest home attendance for this season's Champions Cup pool stages.

Total home attendances:

  1. Munster Rugby 77,400
  2. Leinster Rugby 70,059
  3. Bordeaux Bègles 63,399


Thousands also travelled to support their side with Munster fans turning up in numbers in Paris, Leicester and Glasgow this season.

Tickets
The ticket allocation will be distributed through the Munster Rugby Clubs, the Munster Rugby Supporters Club, Season Ticket Holders and 10 Year Ticket Holders in the coming weeks.

Should any tickets remain after these allocations have been processed, they will be released to other long term ticket holders.

Please note the away club are entitled to 25% of each ticket category.

Champions Cup quarter finals (All kick-offs local time)
Saturday 1 April
QF 2: Leinster Rugby v Wasps, Aviva Stadium (15.15) BT Sport / beIN Sports
QF 4: Munster Rugby v Toulouse, Thomond Park (17.45) Sky Sports / beIN Sports

Sunday 2 April
QF 3: Saracens v Glasgow Warriors, Allianz Park (13.00) Sky Sports / beIN Sports
QF 1: ASM Clermont Auvergne v RC Toulon, Stade Marcel-Michelin (16.15) FR 2 / BT Sport / beIN Sports

Semi final 1 – winner of QF 1: ASM Clermont Auvergne v RC Toulon will play the winner of QF 2: Leinster Rugby v Wasps
Semi final 2 – winner of QF 3: Saracens v Glasgow Warriors will play the winner of QF 4: Munster Rugby v Toulouse
(Matches to be played on 22/23 April)

Champions Cup final: Saturday, 13 May; BT Murrayfield (17.00)

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