England v Tonga

Date:

Venue: Sapporo Dome, Sapporo

Kick-off: 11:15am (7:15pm local)

Referee: Paul Williams (New Zealand)

TV Coverage: Live on ITV

England's first pool match at Rugby World Cup 2019 will be against Tonga at the Sapporo Dome on Sunday 22nd September.

England have only faced Tonga twice before; during the pool stages of the 1999 and 2007 editions of the tournament. England won those matches 101-10 and 36-20 respectively.

Tonga begin all their matches with the Sipi Tau, which is their pre-game challenge.

England v Tonga - Rugby World Cup Tickets

Tickets for the England v Tonga Pool C match are being sold via the Rugby World Cup official ticketing website and are priced from ¥ 5,000 (Category D) to ¥ 20,000 (Category A).

Venue Information - Sapporo Dome, Sapporo

Sapporo Dome, 1 Hitsujigaoka, Toyohira Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido 062-0045, Japan

Stadium Enquiries: +81 11-850-1000

Stadium Capacity: 41,410