Cherry and Whites kick off European Rugby Challenge Cup with home clash.
European Professional Club Rugby have confirmed the fixture details for Pool B Rounds 1 and 2 of this year’s European Rugby Challenge Cup and Gloucester Rugby will host French Top 14 side Brive in Round One on Thursday 16th October (19:45 KO)
Nine days later, round two sees the Cherry and Whites and Oyonnax face one another for the first time at the Stade Charles Mathon at the foot of the French Alps on Saturday 25th October (20:45 KO).
The back to back fixtures in December, sees Italian side Zebre arrive at Kingsholm over the weekend of 4/5/6/7 December for Round Three, with the Cherry and Whites travelling to Parma the following weekend.
Oyonnax are the visitors to Kingsholm in round five, with what could be a vital trip to the Stadium Amedee-Domenech to face Brive in round six.
European Rugby Challenge Cup 2014/2015
Pool B fixtures (all kick offs are local time)
Round One – Gloucester Rugby v Brive – Kingsholm Stadium – Thursday 16th October, 19:45
Round Two – Oyonnax v Gloucester Rugby – Stade Charles Mathon – Saturday 25th October, 20:45
Round Three* – Gloucester Rugby v Zebre – Kingsholm Stadium – 4/5/6/7 December – to be confirmed
Round Four – Zebre v Gloucester Rugby – Stadio XXV Aprile – 11/12/13/14 December – to be confirmed
Round Five – Gloucester Rugby v Oyonnax – Kingsholm Stadium – 15/16/17/18 January 2015 – to be confirmed
Round Six – Brive v Gloucester Rugby – Stade Amedee-Domenech – 22/23/24/25 January 2015