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Munster Men’s Team To Face Connacht In Pre-Season

14th August 2023 By The Editor

Niall Scannell in action against Connacht last season.

Niall Scannell in action against Connacht last season. Inpho

A third pre-season fixture has been confirmed for the Munster men with Graham Rowntree’s side to face Connacht in Galway on Friday, September 22, at 5.30pm.

Tickets are available via Connacht Rugby here.

Munster’s first pre-season game is three-and-a-half weeks away as Leinster visit Musgrave Park on Friday, September 8, with a 6pm kick-off. Over 7,000 tickets have already been snapped up, buy the final tickets here.

Munster visit Galway for the second pre-season fixture against Connacht before taking on the world-famous Barbarians in a double-header at Thomond Park on Saturday, September 30.

The games will be Munster’s first outings at Thomond Park in over six months.

The Limerick venue is set for a festival of rugby with the Munster Women kicking the action off against the Barbarians Women at 2pm with the men’s game starting at 4.30pm.

Ticket-holders can enter the ground at any time up to 4.30pm and can exit and re-enter the ground throughout the day. Anyone leaving the stadium will need to be scanned out in order to be able to re-enter.

The URC season kicks off against the Sharks at Thomond Park on Saturday, October 21, at 5.15pm.

Buy tickets for home games here.

Tickets for our home URC fixtures will be going on sale later this month. See full details of fixtures here.


Saturday, August 19

Vodafone Women’s Interprovincial: Munster v Connacht, Musgrave Park, 3.15pm; Buy tickets here

Friday, September 8

Men’s Pre-Season: Munster v Leinster, Musgrave Park, 6pm; Buy final tickets here

Friday, September 22

Men’s Pre-Season: Connacht v Munster, The Sportsground, 5.30pm;

Saturday, September 30

Double-Header: Munster v Barbarians, Thomond Park, 2pm Women, 4.30pm Men; Buy tickets here

Saturday, February 3

Clash Of Champions: Munster v Crusaders, Páirc Uí Chaoimh, 5pm; Buy final tickets here


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