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Match Day Information: Munster v Stade Francais

13th January 2016 By Munster Rugby Supporters Club

Match Day Information: Munster v Stade Francais

Munster take on Stade Francais in the return match on Saturday 16th January in Round 5 of the Champions Cup in Thomond Park, KO 1pm.

Munster take on Stade Francais in the return match on Saturday 16th January in Round 5 of the Champions Cup in Thomond Park, KO 1pm.

Event Information

Sinead O’Brien, Limerick returns to perform Stand Up and Fight pre-match, along with the Munster Rugby Supporters Club Choir. The U11's of Carrick On Suir and Newport take centre stage at half time as they take part in the half time mini rugby exhibition game. The Hit Machine drummers will also perform before the game.

Stadium Information

The MRSC bar will open at 11am and breakfast baps will be available to purchase (Grilled Limerick Bacon & Artisan Sausage, Floury Bap with Ballymaloe Relish – €;6.00)

The Guinness Dug Out Bar in the Fanzone Plaza will be open from 10.30am.

There will be lots of activity in the fanzone including Lorcan Murray on the decks and the Bank of Ireland Family Funzone open for our younger supporters. Live 95Fm will be supporting the event, and there will be plenty of choice in terms of food and beverages all available from 11am. Our mascot Oscar is looking forward to meeting everyone and our younger supporters can put their rugby skills to the test in the 'Tackle Cage Challenge', 'Tak' Reaction Board and much more!

Please note that the new Munster Rugby Museum Experience is open for this game from 11am to 12.30pm. For Museum bookings please email museum@thomondpark.ie or phone 061-421109

The stadium turnstiles will be open from 11am, with all bars and food outlets inside the ground open at the same time.

The Munster Rugby Stores will be open at the stadium – the East Stand store open from 10:30am, and the Mobile unit outside the West Stand from 11am.

No one will be able to enter the stadium with alcohol or glass and customers will be requested to remove the lids of any soft drink containers on entering the stadium.

Please do not enter the pitch area at any time and adhere to the stadium ground regulations found here.
There will be stewards and security on site to assist you with your enquiries on the day, and to ensure that the event runs smoothly and safely, so please respect their requests.

Traffic & Travel

Park and Ride will be in operation from the following locations:

Park & Ride timings for Munster V Stade Francais 16/1/16
Expected Attendance 22000
Kick Off time 1300hrs
Pickup Location Start Time Drop Off Point
Henry Street 1100hrs Thomond Park
Kilmurray Lodge 1100hrs Thomond Park
Radisson Blu 1100hrs Thomond Park
Woodlands Hotel (Departs) 1145hrs Thomond Park (One service)
Southcourt Hotel 1100hrs Thomond Park

Supporters can pre-book their parking online for the Q-Park at Harvey's Quay online at www.q-park.ie
There is no parking in the vicinity of Thomond Park Stadium.

Weather in Limerick
Looks set to be a dry day but cloudy and chilly, highs of 5 degrees, lows of 2 degrees

This game will be broadcast live on Sky Sports

Munster Rugby wishes to thank you for your continued support.


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