Ticket And Matchday Info | Ireland U20s v France U20s
10th February 2023 By The Editor
The Ireland U20s make a welcome return to Musgrave Park for their first home game of the 2023 Six Nations campaign against France U20s on Friday night (8pm, sold-out).
Scroll down for the latest ticket, travel and event information.
This game is completely sold-out, please do not attend the stadium without a valid ticket.
Please remember to download your tickets before you arrive at Musgrave Park to avoid delays.
If you have a West Stand ticket, please sit in the nearest available seat as the stand is unreserved seating. Please follow the directions of the stewards on duty.
Gates will open at 6.30pm to facilitate access to the stadium.
Match Day Entertainment
We are delighted to welcome Rebel Brass to Musgrave Park, and you can enjoy their dynamic brand of modern classics live on the pitch prior to kick off and at half-time. Rebel Brass are a 12-piece jazz band who were formed as part of a music education partnership between Music Generation Cork City and Barrack Street Band.
At half-time, we welcome some of the up-and-coming talent from the Emerging Schools Programme as the teams from Clonakilty Community School, Mitchelstown, Beara Community School and St Colman’s College Fermoy take to the pitch.
There will be flashing and fast-moving lights as part of the match build up, please seek assistance from a steward if you feel unwell.
The stadium turnstiles will be open from 6:30pm at the Dolphin Gate and Sunday’s Well Gate.
IRFU Match Programmes will also be on sale for €5 inside the grounds. Please note that payments can be made by cash only.
Food concessions inside the ground will also serve a variety of hot food to supporters.
Traffic & Travel
Black Ash Park & Ride will remain open until 11pm on Friday night to cater for supporters, free of charge. In order to redeem your free parking, please show your match ticket at the reception area in the Black Ash either before or after the game. The car park is a short walk from Musgrave Park.
Please note any cars blocking entrances will be towed. As Musgrave Park is located in a residential area, we request that you respect the local residents at all times, and please follow the directions of the stewards on surrounding roads.
If you are coming from the city centre, the 203 bus from Patrick Street stops at Musgrave Park on the Pearse Road end.
Clear skies with temperatures of 9 degrees.
PWC goodies will be handed out throughout the ground so you can show your support for the Ireland team.
This game will be broadcast on RTÉ 2.
Thanks for your continued support!