3 stats for the Edinburgh match

Connacht take on Edinburgh in their new home, Myreside, on Friday night. Here are 3 stats for the match

  • This is only the second time that Connacht have not played an away match against Edinburgh in Murrayfield, the first was in Feb 2004 when they played at Meadowbank Stadium, Connacht won 17-32.
  • That win was Connacht’s first bonus point win in Edinburgh, they had to wait 7 years for the next one, winning 27-23 in the Sportsground in April 2011.
  • Connacht’s record against Edinburgh in Pat Lam’ reign is W5 L2, scoring 13 tries by 12 players and a penalty try.