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Matchday guide: Tigers versus Sale Sharks

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There is another big day of rugby in store for supporters at Welford Road this Saturday as Leicester Tigers host Sale Sharks in the final game of the Kings of the North.The Tigers return for a last fixture before the start of the Aviva Premiership and silverware is at stake too as Sharks bring their unbeaten run in the Kings of the North to Welford Road with a five-point advantage over their hosts going into the final fixture.   There is plenty of international rugby too with live coverage of World Cup fixtures throughout the afternoon as Samoa take on Scotland at 2pm, Australia and Wales contest top spot in Pol A from 4.45pm and then England face Uruguay in their final game of the tournament at 8pm.   Richard Cockerill views Saturday’s match as a final rehearsal for the opening of the new Aviva Premiership season and has already revealed that international prop Logovi’i Mulipola will make his first appearance since the end of last season as the coaching team and playing squad make their preparations for the return to league action.   Admission to Saturday’s match is included in Tigers season tickets.   For all other supporters, match tickets are available now. Purchase in person at the Tigers Club Store at Welford Road or phone 0116 319 8888 (option 2) (9am-5pm weekdays and from 9am on matchday) or book online at the Tigers ticket office by clicking here. For more information on Tigers season tickets, the best-value way to watch your rugby at Welford Road, see the full details on the club website by clicking here.   The Ticket office on matchdays is based on the plaza outside the MET-Rx Stand.   There is a separate Ticket Collection point on the plaza for all pre-ordered tickets.   Turnstiles, all bars and food kiosks, plus the Junior Tigers Club area in Final Whistle, all open at 1pm.   If this is your first visit of 2015/16 season, please note that all bars now use returnable glasses. Click here for more information.   The Junior Tigers Club is open for two hours ahead of kick-off, with activities for young supporters, including a pre-match visit from a Tigers player and the chance to become a Tigers matchday mascot or Tiger Cub and join Welford on the pitch in the build-up to kick-off. You can sign up any supporter under the age of 16 at a home game or online now. Click here for details.   The Tigers Club Store is open from 9am right through until an hour after the final whistle, stocking a wide range of Tigers replica kit, leisurewear and souvenirs as well as offocial Rugby World Cup 2015 merchandise.   Arriva matchday bus services on all five routes are in operation on Saturday. Please click here for more details.   The Kings of the North trophy presentation will take place immediately after the final whistle and there is live music with Rock Bottom in Final Whistle as well as continued coverage of the action from the Rugby World Cup.   See you on Saturday!