It will be the landmark 15th tournament final - and almost 50,000 tickets for the Heineken Cup 2010 final at Stade de France on Saturday, 22 May (KO: 6pm local time) have already been snapped up through public sale and through the FFR's club network in France.
Now an additional allocation of almost 4,000 public sale tickets plus a further 1,000 group sale tickets will be available on Monday, 26 October at 9.00am (UK & Ireland) and 10.00am (France).
Tickets will be available in all price categories through ERC's Paris 2010 Ticketing Partners, starting at 18 euros.*
ERC, the tournament organisers, retain 15,000 tickets for distribution to the finalists at European club rugby's showpiece occasion in the French capital which returns to France for the first time since Leicester Tigers beat Stade Français Paris at Parc des Princes in 2001. The first final played in France saw Bath beat Brive at Stade Lescure, Bordeaux, in 1998.
As part of the build-up to next month's Cardiff 2014 Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup finals weekend, ERC has joined forces with the WRU, Cardiff Blues and adidas to develop an annual grassroots community rugby programme targeting young players.
The Ulster Rugby full back, Jared Payne (No 15), has been suspended for two (2) weeks following an independent Disciplinary Hearing in Dublin arising from the Heineken Cup quarter-final match against Saracens at Ravenhill Stadium on Saturday, 5 April.