Thurs Jan 1st 2015 - KO 17:00

Event Venue Date/Time
Connacht Rugby Christmas Cracker 7 Match PackageThe Sportsground, GalwayBUY NOW
Connacht Rugby Christmas Cracker January 3 Match PackageThe Sportsground, GalwayBUY NOW
Connacht Rugby v MunsterThe Sportsground, GalwayThu, 01/01/2015 17:00BUY NOW
Connacht Rugby v Munster - Hospitality PackageThe Sportsground, GalwayThu, 01/01/2015 17:00BUY NOW
Connacht Rugby v EdinburghThe Sportsground, GalwayFri, 09/01/2015 19:35BUY NOW
Connacht Rugby v Exeter ChiefsThe Sportsground, GalwaySun, 18/01/2015 15:15BUY NOW
Connacht Rugby v Benetton TrevisoThe Sportsground, GalwaySun, 01/03/2015 17:15BUY NOW


Match Ticket Prices 2014/15

Competition Guinness Pro12 (Cat 2) Interprovincial (Cat 1) ERCC (Cat 1)
Enclosed Enclosed Enclosed Enclosed
Connacht Office €30 €40 €40 €33 €44 €44
Matchday box-office €33 €44 €44
Clan or Main Stand Adult Terrace Adult Terrace Adult Terrace
Connacht Office €20 €25 €25 €22 €27.50 €27.50
Matchday box-office €23 €28 €28
Concession Concession Concession Concession
Connacht Office €15.00 €20.00 €20.00 €16.50 €22.00 €22.00
Matchday box-office €18.00 €23.00 €23.00
Kids 4yrs to 17yrs Kids 4yrs to 17yrs Kids 4yrs to 17yrs Kids 4yrs to 17yrs
All Terraces €5 €10 €10
Caterogy 1 Leinster, Munster, Ulster,  Bayonne, Exeter & La Rochelle
Caterogy 2 Ospreys, Scarlets, Newport Gwent Dragons, Cardiff Blues,
Edinburgh, Glasgow Warriors, Benetton Treviso & Zebre

Centra and SuperValu Ticket Network 

Centra Ballygar – Holmes Main Street Ballygar Co Galway
SuperValu Tuam – O’Toole’s Bishop St Tuam Co. Galway
SuperValu Moycullen – McCann’s An Cearnog Nua Moycullen Co. Galway
SuperValu Barna – Clarke’s Seapoint Barna Co. Galway
SuperValu Portumna – O’Meara’s Confert Avenue Portumna Co. Galway
SuperValu Ballinasloe – Dunne’s Brackernagh Ballinalsoe Co. Galway
Centra Clarinbridge – Hennigan’s Main Street Clarinbridge Co. Galway
Cetnra Athenry Northgate St Athenry Co. Galway
SuperValu Ballinamore – Donohoe’s Main Street Ballinamore Co. Leitrim
SuperValu Carrick on Shannon – Glancys Carrick on Shannon Co. Leitrim
Centra Drumshambo – Gibbons Main Street Drumshambo Co. Leitrim
SuperValu Manorhamilton – Rooney’s Main Street Manorhamilton Co. Leitrim
SuperValu Ballina – Maloney’s Bunree Ballina Co. Mayo
SuperValu Achill – Sweeney’s Achill Sound Co. Mayo
Centra Belmullet – Cuffe’s Main Street Belmullet Co. Mayo
SuperValu Ballinrobe – Cummin’s Ballinrobe Co. Mayo
Centra Castlebar – Caseys Knockcroghery Castlebar Co. Mayo
SuperValu Athlone – Smith’s Unit 3/4 Rivervillage Monksland Co. Roscommon
SuperValu Roscommon – Fleming’s Main Street Roscommon Co. Roscommon
SuperValu Castlerea – Cahill’s Main Street Castlerea Co. Roscommon
SuperValu Tubbercurry – Surlis’s Teeling St Tubbercurry Co. Sligo
Centra Collooney – Whiteside The Square Collooney Co. Sligo
Ticket Category  Price inc fee’s Pavilion Club Membership
Adult Terrace €255.95 Individual €59
Enclosed €300.95 Family €99
Concession Terrace €195.95
Junior Terrace €80.95
Family Terrace €527.50
Season Ticket 2014/15 Benefits
- Entry to 11 league games
- Entry to our home European Games pool games
- Entry to the pre-season party
- Connacht Rugby Season Ticket holder gift a pair of Connacht Rugby gloves
- Official Season Ticket Holder Pin Badge
- Name on the Connacht Rugby Supports Wall
- Free pint at three selected home league games **
- Free pair of Connacht Rugby Tickets league match tickets *
- First option on Connacht tickets for European knockout stages
- Entered into Season Ticket Holders gift giveaways at various home matches
- Free entry to B&I Cup games
- Discounts with selected Connacht Rugby Partners – 10% off in Life Style Sports l QPARK l Suit Republic l
Family Ticket Benefits
- Two adult and three kids tickets
- €10 food voucher to use at a match of your choice
- Entered into a draw to become the Connacht Rugby mascot
Pavilion Membership Benefits
- Access to the members Pavilion for you and a friend before and after all home games.
- Free match programme at all home games
- Free pint at each home European Pool match**
- Exclusive evening with the Connacht Rugby Squad
- Entered into a draw for a signed Connacht Rugby jersey
- Chance to win a place as 16 man at a home Connacht Rugby game with changing room access, meal with the team, place on the subs bench,  Connacht gift and more…
- Please note that entry will be based on a first come first served basis.
*Non intro pro games only
**Applies to adult tickets only. Pint can be substituted for non alcoholic beverage.
Connacht Rugby Season Tickets Terms And Conditions 2014l15
Connacht Rugby Season Tickets Fact Sheet 2014l15
Connacht Rugby Venue Regulations







Good news for all Connacht Rugby 2014/15 Season Ticket holders as Life Style Sports are offering 10% off all product both in-store and online. The discount applies to all products and ranges not just Connacht Rugby merchandise. From July 1st you will be able to bring in your Season Ticket email receipt to any Life Style Sports store or shop online with a special issued promotional code which will be emailed to you on July 1st.
The 2014/15 Connacht playing jerseys will be revealed in August 2014 with the full supporters’ range available in stores and online at from early September

Discount applies to all products. Discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. 

Life Style Sports
Life Style Sports is Ireland’s largest sports retailer with 63 stores across the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland including Galway Shop Street, Galway Retail Park, Sligo, Athlone and Castlebar plus an online store at 100% Irish owned, Life Style Sports is committed to providing customers with the widest product ranges through the best store teams in the most inspiring retail environments. As official retail partners to both Munster Rugby and Leinster Rugby, Life Style Sports is hugely passionate about providing supporters with greater opportunities to engage with their clubs and access to the latest jerseys, equipment and merchandise.

€45 Hospitality Package V Munster

Connacht V Munster, 1st January, The Sportsground, Galway. Kick-Off 17.00   Connacht Rugby are delighted to have the following hospitality option available for the highly…
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12th December 2014

News Centre


Date / Time Match Venue Competition TV
Fri, 26-12-2014 18:45Ulster - ConnachtKingspan StadiumGuinness Pro12BBCNI/TG4
Thu, 01-01-2015 17:00Connacht - MunsterSportsgroundGuinness Pro12TG4
Fri, 09-01-2015 19:35Connacht - EdinburghSportsgroundGuinness Pro12TG4
Sun, 18-01-2015 15:15Connacht - ExeterSportsgroundEuropean Rugby Challenge Cup
Sat, 24-01-2015 17:30La Rochelle - ConnachtStade Marcel-DeflandreEuropean Rugby Challenge Cup
Sun, 15-02-2015 12:45Scarlets - ConnachtParc Y ScarletsGuinness Pro12S4C
Sun, 22-02-2015 16:00Newport Gwent Dragons - ConnachtRodney ParadeGuinness Pro12S4C
Sun, 01-03-2015 17:15Connacht - Benetton TrevisoSportsgroundGuinness Pro12TG4/Nuvolari
Fri, 06-03-2015 19:35Cardiff Blues - ConnachtBT Sport Cardiff Arms ParkGuinness Pro12BBCW/TG4
TBCMunster - ConnachtGuinness Pro12
TBCConnacht - UlsterSportsgroundGuinness Pro12
TBCConnacht - Glasgow WarriorsSportsgroundGuinness Pro12
TBCZebre - ConnachtStadio XXV AprileGuinness Pro12
TBCConnacht - OspreysSportsgroundGuinness Pro12






The Connacht Rugby Business Club is a great way for your business to engage and support Connacht Rugby in an official capacity. It is an excellent opportunity for progressive and proactive businesses to host customers, impress prospects or reward staff in a unique and unforgettable way. It offers exceptional value to members, with regular opportunities to network and build key relationships with like-minded senior business people in a premium, rugby-themed environment. Connacht Rugby will host at least two non-match day events each season to offer members exclusive access to its network of valuable stakeholders.


Your Connacht Rugby Business Club membership is €3,750 and includes:

  • 4 x season tickets and match day programmes for all Connacht Rugby’s home games including 11 Guinness Pro 12 games and 3 European Challenge Cup games (subject to availability). Enjoy access to the Pavillion Bar pre, during and post games where you can hear the thoughts of coaches and players. Be entertained by live music post-game while you mingle with the players.
  • 1 x table of ten for Premium matchday hospitality at the Sportsground for an Irish Interprovincal or European Game (assigned on first come first serve basis). You and 9 guests will enjoy a drinks reception, 3 course dinner, match day programme, exclusive match preview by a member of Connacht Rugby management, half-time and post-match cash bar, post-match analysis by members of the matchday squad and live music.
  • 2 x tickets for an Ireland home international game in the Aviva, Dublin including pre match hospitality
  • 2 x places at Connacht Rugby Business Club events, including a CEO to CEO business event, hosted by Connacht Rugby CEO Willie Ruane
  • 2 x tickets to Connacht Rugby’s end of season awards dinner, plus a discount on other tickets
  • Status as Connacht Rugby Business Club member with a listing on the Connacht Rugby website and in the match-day programme
  • Members can avail of a personalised ticket and travel concierge service for all Connacht games Right to discounts on pitch advertising, programme advertising and room rates with our official hotel partners
  • Priority will be given to members seeking tickets for Ireland international home games


Join the Connacht Rugby Business Club today. Contact Gavin Duffy on 091 561568 for full details.




Chief Executive Officer:

Willie Ruane

Head Coach:

Pat Lam

Club President:

Eamonn Feely

Club Captain:

John Muldoon


Galway, Ireland

Competition Participation:

GUINNESS PRO12 and European Challenge Cup


The Sportsground (7,500)

Highest League Finish:

8th (2011-12; 2012-13)

‘A’ Team

Connacht Eagles

Playing Kits

Home Kit  2014/15 Away Kit  2014/15 European Kit  2014/15
Jersey – Green, Navy, White Jersey – TBA Jersey – TBA
Shorts – Green Shorts – TBA Shorts - TBA
Socks – Green Socks – TBA Socks - TBA


Connacht Rugby encompasses the professional rugby team which competes in both the PRO12 and in the European Challenge Cup. The Connacht Rugby Branch is also responsible for administrating the game of rugby at grassroots level throughout the counties of Galway, Mayo, Leitrim, Roscommmon and Sligo.

Connacht Rugby finished 8th in the RaboDirect PRO12 in 2012/13 season for the second season in a row under Head Coach Eric Elwood. 2012/13 and 2013/14 saw Connacht’s most successful European campaigns in the province’s history securing three wins in the pool stages.

The Connacht Eagles are Connacht Rugby’s ‘A’ side, competing in the British & Irish Cup as well as having interprovincial fixtures against Leinster, Munster, and Ulster. The side is made up of Professional, Development, Academy and Club players.

The team plays its home games at the Sportsground in Galway, which can normally hold 7,500 spectators though is expandable to 9,500 for bigger games.

For the 2014/15 season, Connacht play in a predominantly green and navy jersey, green shorts and green and navy socks. The Connacht Rugby crest is a modified version of the provincial flag of Connacht and consists of a dimidiated eagle and an arm wielding a sword.