Dublin will be the epicentre of European club rugby when the Irish capital stages both the Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup finals in May 2013.
The RDS will be the venue for the Amlin Challenge Cup final on Friday, 17th May. The following day, fans will be able to congregate in the European Champions Village in Merrion Square from 12 noon, with the Heineken Cup Final kicking off in the nearby Aviva Stadium at 5:00pm.
Leinster will take on Stade Français in Amlin Challenge Cup Final in what promises to be a very special occasion in the rugby calendar at the RDS.
With the two finals being played in close proximity, up to 70,000 supporters will converge on the city to savour what has become an unmissable weekend festival of European club rugby. Starting with the Amlin Challenge Cup decider, taking in the European Champions Village, and climaxing with the final of the Heineken Cup which is widely regarded as the world's most competitive club rugby tournament, Dublin will offer fans a special sporting experience in the space of a weekend.