All You Need To Know: Connacht v Lions

23 January 2023

All You Need To Know: Connacht v Lions

It's back to BKT United Rugby Championship action this weekend as we take on the Emirates Lions at The Sportsground this Saturday.

Here’s everything you need to know ahead of Saturday’s game.

When’s the game?

Kick-off is 7.35pm on Saturday 28th January.

What’s the state of play so far?

Connacht will be looking to make it two wins from two in the URC after beating the Sharks the last day out. Andy Friend will be without his Irish Internationals as they are away on 6 Nations duty.

The Lions have lost their last four games including last weekends game to Stade Francais in the Challenge Cup.

How’s our recent record against them?

Last season at the end of April was our first and only meeting with the Lions away in South Africa.

  • Lio 30-33 Con

How will the two teams line up?

The Connacht management team will announce their squad on Friday at midday when it will be named on and the Connacht Rugby social channels.

How do I get tickets?

Tickets available HERE

What channel is it on?

TV viewing on TG4 and Viaplay, Galway Bay FM have live radio commentary.