Here’s everything you need to know ahead of Friday’s Guinness PRO14 Conference A top-of-the-table clash between Leinster and Ulster…
- Competition: Guinness PRO14 Round 11
- Venue: RDS Arena
- Date: Friday 8 January 2021
- Kick-off: 7:35 pm
- Match Officials:Referee: Andrew Brace (IRFU), Assistant Referees: Sean Gallagher, Eoghan Cross (both IRFU) TMO: Joy Neville (IRFU)
- Live TV: Premier Sports 1, eir Sport 1
Here is the Ulster team that will be hoping to maintain the 100% winning record in the Guinness PRO14…
And here is how the hosts will line out…
— Leinster Rugby (@leinsterrugby) January 7, 2021
- Ulster Rugby are now the only remaining side with a 100% winning record in the Guinness PRO14 this season, winning ten out of ten so far.
- Leinster Rugby’s incredible 26 match winning run in the Guinness PRO14 ended on Saturday at the hands of Connacht. The Leinstermen have never lost successive Championship matches at the RDS Arena.
- The last time the Ulstermen lost away from home in the Championship was to Connacht at Aviva Stadium in August.
- Leinster have lost only once to Ulster in their last eight meetings in all tournaments: 13-14 in Belfast in April 2019.
- Ulster’s solitary victory in seventeen previous visits to the RDS Arena came in March 2013.