Following Friday’s disappointing three point loss to Edinburgh and the first defeat at the Sportsground, Pat Lam’s men were back to training today as they seek to reclaim the fortress Sportsground tag for Sunday’s crunch clash with pool leaders Exeter Chiefs.

With both sides on three wins and one loss each, Connacht are hot on the heels just two points behind the Devon side and a home win over the Aviva Premiership club would set the Irish province up nicely in their bid to secure a Challenge Cup home quarter final.

Round 5 has thrown up its share of crucial matches with the Pool 2 clash of Connacht Rugby and Exeter Chiefs live on Sky Sports at The Sportsground on Sunday, 18 January a contender for top billing.

Starting at €25 for Adults, tickets for the highly anticipated Sunday afternoon clash (kick off 3:15pm) are now available to purchase from, the Connacht Rugby office in Galway and Centra and SuperValu stores province-wide.

Hospitality Package
The Connacht Rugby Hospitality Package includes a complimentary drinks reception with finger food pre-match, a match ticket for the new covered seated stand, complimentary match-day programme for each guest, pre-match Q&A with a member of Connacht Rugby management/player, half-time ‘Hot Pot’ in the marquee with cash bar, post-match entertainment whilst mingling with the players with live music and a Q&A with members of the match-day squad (cash bar).

Cost, including match ticket, is €75 + booking fee. Click here to book or call the office on 091 561 568 for more information. 

Connacht v Exeter
The Sportsground
Sunday 18th January
kick off 3:15pm
Referee: Mathiew Raynal (F)


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