The Rec prepares for England U20 v France U20

3 March 2023

Bath Rugby is excited to be hosting England Under-20s’ home match against France Under-20s on Friday 10 March 2023 (kick-off 20:00).

With England so far unbeaten in this year’s campaign, the excitement is building towards their clash at The Rec against historic rivals, France. 

Sitting at the top of the 2023 U20 Six Nations table on 15 points, England have won three out of three games and have scored over 100 points already in this year's campaign. With an incredible total of 17 tries scored already, England’s attack has been lighting up stadiums across the championship and next week they’re coming to The Rec! 

The Rec will welcome the two nations for a fantastic match which has seen many of the club’s Academy players compete in over the years.

Orlando Bailey, Ewan Richards, Nahum Merigan and Tom Carr-Smith were all part of the 2021 England squad that won the U20 Grand Slam while France have finished runners-up in the past three tournaments.

Tickets are now on sale for the exciting encounter, priced as follows:


Adult - £15
Age 17-25 - £10
Junior - £5


Adult - £10
Age 17-25 - £10
Junior - £5 


Hospitality Boxes are available for this exciting fixture with an all-inclusive curry night!

Boxes will open from 19:00 until 22:00 and include: 

  • Private box with balcony viewing for up to 20 people
  • Two-course hot fork buffet (curry main course and dessert)
  • Beers, house wines and soft drinks

Prices will be £1,950 ex. VAT per box.


Remaining England U20 2023 Six Nations fixtures

Friday 10 March – England v France  20:00 GMT – The Recreation Ground, Bath

Sunday 19 March – Ireland v England  17:00 GMT


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