1872 Cup | Matchday Information

1872 Cup: Edinburgh v Glasgow

Saturday 23 December, Kick-off 5.10pm, BT Murrayfield (Gates open 3.10pm)


Edinburgh play Glasgow at BT Murrayfield on Saturday 23 December (kick-off 5.10pm) for the opportunity to lift the 1872 Cup and bag some valuable Guinness PRO14 points.

Despite a win for each club across the two legs last year, Glasgow are the current holders of the 1872 Cup having edged the aggregate score by just two points.

Edinburgh will be as determined to win back the cup from their west coast rivals as the Warriors will be to hang onto it!

Bring the family, bring your friends, and kick-start your Christmas celebrations with a brilliant day of thrilling live rugby.

Secure your seat and join the battle for the 1872 Cup by clicking here!


Heads Up for the 1872 Cup!

Take part in the biggest game of Heads Up at the biggest game of the year – at BT Murrayfield! Take to the international pitch and work with your teammate to guess the word on the card that's on your head from your friends' clues before the time runs out... and win some great prizes thanks to our friends at Signature Pubs!

Two sets of friends will team up at half time, and the team with the most points will win a £100 voucher for one of Signature Pubs' venues across either Edinbugh or Glasgow!

Register online now for the chance to play Heads Up for the 1872 Cup!


Make the most out of your matchday

10.00am: Roseburn Street Ticket Office opens
2.00pm: East v West warm up! Murrayfield Wanderers v West of Scotland – back pitches
3.10pm: Gates open
5.10pm: Edinburgh v Glasgow kick-off
5.50pm: Half-time
6.40pm: Final whistle

We’ve got lots of exciting matchday activities lined up for this year’s festive derby against Glasgow – the first leg of the famous 1872 Cup. Take a look at some of the highlights below!