Tickets for Gloucester Rugby's opening two matches at Kingsholm in the Guinness Premiership are available online at www.gloucesterrugby.co.uk from 9am on Thursday (11 Aug).
Philippe Saint-Andre will bring his vastly talented Sale Sharks side to Kingsholm on Saturday, September 10 for what promises to be a super-charged start to Gloucester's season at home.
The Sharks clash is followed by the visit of Carlos Spencer and Northampton on Saturday, September 24 for a game that kicks off at 2.45pm.
The two Premiership encounters follow Gloucester's pre-season schedule that sees the Kingsholm side welcome Calvisano (13 Aug, kick off 3pm), Doncaster (19 Aug, kick off 7.30pm) and Viadana (26 Aug, kick off 7.30pm) to the West Country. Tickets are on sale now for these games.
Meanwhile, tickets for Gloucester's opening match of the new season, a potentially mouth watering clash with Worcester, go on sale on Thursday (11 Aug) at 4pm at Kingsholm.
The club have been allocated 500 tickets for the East Stand Outer and North Stand for the eagerly anticipated encounter against John Brain's side.
Tickets are only available to season ticket holders, who can buy a maximum of two each. They are priced at £20 for adults and £10 juniors.
Season ticket holders are asked to bring their books because voucher A is required to purchase the tickets.
The ticket office is open from Monday to Wednesday 9am-5pm, Thursday, 9am-6.30pm and Friday 9am to 3.30. For ticket information, contact 0871 871 8781 or visit www.gloucesterrugby.co.uk
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Speaking to GRTV this week, Acting Head Coach Jonny Bell spoke of his pleasure in the efforts and intensity in training from the squad after a tricky few weeks. The team were preparing for big games with Bristol and Cardiff in coming weeks.
Willi Heinz was understandably and visibly disappointed when he spoke to GRTV after the 27-30 home defeat to Harlequins, apologising to the home support as the game slipped away after seemingly having the game under control.
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