IRFU forks out for transport to games

The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) has spent €50,000 on free transport to Dublin for rugby clubs around the country, to increase attendances at the Guinness Series autumn internationals.

20th November, 2010

The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) has spent €50,000 on free transport to Dublin for rugby clubs around the country, to increase attendances at the Guinness Series autumn internationals.

The bill will rise further when coaches are laid on to bring fans to the final fixture against Argentina next Sunday.

The IRFU made the offer after a poor take-up of tickets for the first international against South Africa, and a backlash by clubs over tickets...

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