Ireland vs France 6 Nations 2017

Ireland will take on France at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Saturday 25th February, during the middle weekend of the 2017 Six Nations Championship.

France narrowly beat Ireland 10-9 in the 2016 championship.

Ireland and France have contested a total of 95 rugby test matches since their first meeting in 1909. France have won 56 of those matches, whilst Ireland have won 32 matches.

With an average attendance of 72,000 per match, the RBS 6 Nations is rugby's greatest attended event in the world. This promises to be no exception as Ireland play their first home game of the 2017 Championship. Kick off is at 16:50.

Taking place at these venues

Aviva Stadium

The stadium is the home to the Irish national rugby and Republic of Ireland national football team.Aviva Stadium is now Ireland’s only UEFA Category 4/Elite Stadium and has won a number of awards including RIAI & RIBA. Since opening in May 2010 over 1.8 million ticketed visitors have passed through the turnstiles for rugby, soccer & concerts.

Dates: Saturday 25th February 2017

Telephone: 01 238 2300


Buses that serve Aviva Stadium

1, 4, 7, 7a, 18, 38, 38a, 47