Wasps Connacht

Wed 23rd August 2017
7:30 pm

Ricoh Arena Pre-season Friendly Buy Tickets


Wasps have confirmed their 2017/18 pre-season schedule, which will see them face Connacht Rugby and Ulster Rugby, as well as taking part in the Singha Premiership Rugby 7s.  

The Ricoh Arena will host the last warm up game ahead of the new season, as Wasps welcome Connacht Rugby to the Ricoh Arena on Wednesday 23 August, kick off 7.30pm. 

Wasps faced Connacht in last season’s European Champions Cup pool stages, which produced two fantastic contests. 

Once again, Wasps 2017/18 Season Members will be able to attend the pre-season game against Connacht Rugby for free as part of their package. Don’t miss out on any Wasps fixtures or the club’s 150th anniversary celebrations next season at the Ricoh Arena. Get your 2017/18 Season Membership now by clicking here

Tickets to the Connacht game are now on sale via wasps.co.uk/tickets. Prices start at just £12 for adults and under 10s go free.

Season Members, please note the above fixture is a paper ticket fixture and as the North Stand will be closed, supporters with season cards will be relocated and sent paper tickets. North Stander Season Members will be relocated to a better position in the stadium. 

Pre-season schedule
Friday 28 July/Saturday 29 July – Singha Premiership Rugby 7s – Franklin’s Gardens
Thursday 17 August – Ulster Rugby – Kingspan Stadium 7.30pm KO
Wednesday 23 August – Connacht Rugby – Ricoh Arena  7.30pm KO 

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Wasps Line ups

  1. Matt Mullan
  2. Ashley Johnson
  3. Jake Cooper-Woolley
  4. Matt Symons
  5. Will Rowlands
  6. James Gaskell
  7. Guy Thompson
  8. Nathan Hughes
  9. Dan Robson
  10. Jimmy Gopperth
  11. Marcus Watson
  12. Gabiriele Lovobalavu
  13. Juan de Jongh
  14. Christian Wade
  15. Rob Miller
  16. Tom Cruse
  17. Simon McIntyre
  18. Martin Moore
  19. Kearnan Myall
  20. Jack Willis
  21. Alex Rieder
  22. Joe Simpson
  23. Danny Cipriani
  24. Guy Armitage
  25. Brendan Macken
  26. Josh Bassett
  27. Owain James

Connacht Line ups

  1. Peter McCabe
  2. Tom McCartney
  3. Conor Carey
  4. James Cannon
  5. Andrew Browne
  6. Eoghan Masterson
  7. Jarrad Butler
  8. John Muldoon
  9. James Mitchell
  10. Jack Carty
  11. Matt Healy
  12. Craig Ronaldson
  13. Eoin Griffin
  14. Rory Scholes
  15. Darragh Leader
  16. Conan O'Donnell
  17. Shane Delahunt
  18. Dominic Robertson-McCoy
  19. Gavin Thornbury
  20. Peter Claffey
  21. Eoin McKeon
  22. James Connolly
  23. Sean O'Brien
  24. Conor McKeon
  25. Steve Crosbie
  26. Stacey Ili
  27. Matthew Byrne
  28. Cormac Brennan
  29. Cian Kelleher

Head to Head

Date Competition Score Won / Lost
23/08/2017 Pre-season Friendly 40 - 22 W
17/12/2016 European Rugby Champions Cup 20 - 18 L
11/12/2016 European Rugby Champions Cup 32 - 17 W
23/08/2014 Domestic Friendly 28 - 18 W
17/08/2013 7 - 31 W