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Event Venue Date/Time
Connacht Rugby v OspreysThe Sportsground, GalwaySat, 27/02/2016 19:35BUY NOW
Connacht Rugby v Ospreys - Hospitality PackageThe Sportsground, GalwaySat, 27/02/2016 19:35BUY NOW
Connacht Rugby v Leinster RugbyThe Sportsground, GalwaySat, 26/03/2016 17:15BUY NOW
Connacht Rugby v Munster RugbyThe Sportsground, GalwaySat, 16/04/2016 19:15BUY NOW
Connacht Rugby v GlasgowThe Sportsground, GalwaySat, 07/05/2016 15:00BUY NOW

Match Ticket Prices 2015/16

Category 1 Leinster, Munster, Ulster,  Brive, Newcastle, Enisei-STM
Category 2 Ospreys, Scarlets, Newport Gwent Dragons, Cardiff Blues,
Edinburgh, Glasgow Warriors, Benetton Treviso, Zebre


Enclosed Category 2 Category 1  
Connacht Office €30 €40 €33 €44
Matchday box-office €33 €44
Clan/Main Stand  
Connacht Office €20 €25 €22 €27.50
Matchday box-office €23 €28
Concession (Student/Senior)  
Connacht Office €15 €20 €16.50 €22
Matchday box-office €18 €23
Junior (4-17years)  
All Terraces €5 €10

Centra and SuperValu Ticket Network 

Tickets can be purchase at the below locations.

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
Centra 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
SuperValu – Oranmore Orantown Centre Oranmore Co. Galway

Webb Ellis Cup to visit Galway as part of the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour

On Saturday June 20 Rugby’s greatest prize, the Webb Ellis Cup, will visit Galway city as part of the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour. Launching…
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11th June 2015
Michael Bent, Tadhg Furlong, Richardt Strauss and Dave Kearney 27/5/2015

Ireland XV to play Barbarians announced

The Ireland Coaching Team have announced the team to take on the Barbarians at Thomond Park on Thursday evening. The side will be led by…
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27th May 2015

€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

6 Match Gift Pack 2015/16

Give a gift that will last well into the year, with games that promise to be some of the biggest of the season. We have released a Gift Pack which is a 6 match pack for €110 (including booking fee).

6 match pack fixtures:

Connacht v Enisei-STM 22/23/24 Jan, 2015 Saturday 6pm
Connacht v Scarlets 30 Jan, 2016 Saturday 3pm
Connacht v Ospreys 27 Feb, 2016 Saturday 7:35pm
Connacht v Leinster 25/26/27, Mar 2016 To be confirmed
Connacht v Munster 15/16/17, Apr 2016 To be confirmed
Connacht v Glasgow 6/7/8, May 2016 To be confirmed



The date/time for some fixtures have yet to be confirmed by the European Professional Club Rugby (EPCR) and the Guinness Pro12 Competition Organisers, however the above weekends are confirmed. Please call us or visit our tickets page for more information on dates/times closer to the fixture.

Only one ticket for all fixtures will be issued. Please retain your ticket for all games. If your ticket is damaged or misplaced. Please email or call us on 091 561 569 for a replacement ticket. Ticketing terms and conditions apply.

This is a terrace ticket only.

Please note this is not a Season Ticket, no Season Ticket Holder Card will be issued and no additional benefits apply.


Terms and Conditions 2015 2016

Ticket type descriptions 2015 2016

Venue Regulations 2015 2016


News Centre


Date / Time Match Venue Competition TV
Thu, 11-02-2016 19:30Newport Gwent Dragons - ConnachtRodney ParadeGuinness Pro12
Sat, 20-02-2016 16:30Zebre - ConnachtStadio LanfranchiGuinness Pro12
Sat, 27-02-2016 19:35Connacht - OspreysSportsgroundGuinness Pro12
Fri, 04-03-2016 19:35Edinburgh - ConnachtMurrayfieldGuinness Pro12
Sat, 26-03-2016 17:15Connacht - LeinsterSportsgroundGuinness Pro12
Fri, 01-04-2016 19:35Ulster - ConnachtKingspan StadiumGuinness Pro12
Sat, 09-04-2016 20:05Grenoble - ConnachtStade des AlpesEuropean Rugby Challenge Cup
Sat, 16-04-2016 19:15Connacht - MunsterSportsgroundGuinness Pro12
Fri, 29-04-2016 18:30Benetton Treviso - ConnachtStadio Comunale di MonigoGuinness Pro12
Sat, 07-05-2016 15:00Connacht - Glasgow WarriorsSportsgroundGuinness Pro12



business club


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 today. Contact Gavin Duffy on 091 561568 for full details.


Connacht Rugby is proud to partner with our Business Club Members:







Chief Executive Officer:

Willie Ruane

Head Coach:

Pat Lam

Club President:

Gerry O’Donnell

Club Captain:

John Muldoon


Galway, Ireland

Competition Participation:

GUINNESS PRO12 and European Challenge Cup


The Sportsground (7,740)

Highest League Finish:

7th (2014/15)

‘A’ Team

Connacht Eagles

Playing Kits

Home Kit  2015/16 Away Kit  2015/16 European Kit  2015/16
Jersey – Green, Navy, White Jersey – White, Navy, Green Jersey – TBA
Shorts – Green Shorts – Navy Shorts - TBA
Socks – Green Socks – Navy Socks - TBA


Connacht Rugby encompasses the professional rugby team which competes in both the Guinness 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.

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