Japan v Ireland


Venue: Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa, Shizuoka

Kick-off: 8:15am (4:15pm local)

Referee: Angus Gardner (Australia)

TV Coverage: Live on ITV and RTÉ

Ireland's second pool match at Rugby World Cup 2019 will be against host nation Japan at the Shizuoka Stadium ECOPA on Saturday 28th September.

Ireland previously met the Brave Blossoms during the pool stages of the 1991 and 1995 editions of the tournament. Ireland won those matches 32-16 and 50-28 respectively.

Overall, Ireland and Japan have played each other on seven occasions and Ireland have won every match.

Japan v Ireland - Rugby World Cup Tickets

Tickets for the Japan v Ireland Pool A match are being sold via the Rugby World Cup official ticketing website and are priced from ¥ 10,000 (Category D) to ¥ 40,000 (Category A).

Venue Information - Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa, Shizuoka

Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa, 2300-1 Aino, Fukuroi, Shizuoka 437-0031, Japan

Stadium Enquiries: +81 538-41-1800

Stadium Capacity: 50,889