Champions Cup Rugby Returns | Buy Tickets
5th October 2018 By The Editor
European rugby returns to Thomond Park shortly as Munster host Gloucester in the Heineken Champions Cup on Saturday, October 20 (1pm) with tickets on sale now.
The Premiership side are top quality opposition led by Director of Rugby and former Ireland international David Humphreys and Head Coach Johann Ackermann, a former Springbok.
A bright start to their domestic campaign has seen Gloucester establish themselves in the top four of the Premiership with in-form out-half Danny Cipriani voted the league’s Player of the Month for September.
The Gloucester squad also includes a former Munster man with Gerbrandt Grobler scoring one try in four appearances since making the move from Limerick to Gloucester over the summer.
Johann van Graan’s Munster side also face French champions Castres Olympique and Premiership leaders Exeter Chiefs in Pool 2 of the competition.
The first game will see Munster travel to face Exeter at Sandy Park next Saturday, October 13, at 3.15pm.
Munster’s second game will see Gloucester visit Thomond Park on Saturday, October 20, for a 1pm kick-off. Buy Tickets.
The December double-header against Castres Olympique will see Munster host the French champions at Thomond Park on Sunday, December 9, at 1pm. Early Bird Tickets are available here.
The return fixture at the Stade Pierre Fabre on Saturday, December 15, will have a local kick-off time of 6.30pm (5.30pm Irish time).
Munster travel to face Gloucester at Kinsgsholm in the penultimate Pool game on Friday, January 11, with a 7.45pm kick-off time.
The final Pool game will see Munster host Exeter Chiefs at Thomond Park on Saturday, January 19, with a 5.30pm start. Early Bird Tickets are available here.
Tickets for all games are now on sale with our Multi-Match Packs the best value for money, see details below.
The best value tickets for all of our games this season are our Multi-Match Packs where you can secure the best seats (other than Season Tickets), get a 10% discount, and save on the Ticketmaster booking fee by completing a single transaction for all of your tickets. A fixed booking fee of €5.95 is in place for all Multi-Match Packs.
Mix and match and pick any games you wish to attend – buy a Multi-Match Pack of your choice here. (Please note that you must select a minimum of three games, one being a PRO14 game). See our full list of home fixtures here.
Heineken Champions Cup Pool 2 Fixtures
Saturday, October 13: Exeter Chiefs v Munster Rugby, Sandy Park Stadium, 3.15pm;
Saturday, October 20: Munster Rugby v Gloucester Rugby, Thomond Park, 1pm; Buy Tickets
Sunday, December 9: Munster Rugby v Castres Olympique, Thomond Park, 1pm; Buy Early Bird Tickets – Early Bird Closes 5pm on Wed, October 24
Saturday, December 15: Castres Olympique v Munster Rugby, Stade Pierre Fabre, 6.30pm (local time);
Friday, January 11: Gloucester Rugby v Munster Rugby, Kingsholm Stadium, 7.45pm;
Saturday, January 19: Munster Rugby v Exeter Chiefs, Thomond Park, 5.30pm; Buy Early Bird Tickets – Early Bird Closes 5pm on Wed, November 28