The Rugby Groud Guide

Ospreys - The Basics

 

City: Swansea

Country: Wales

Club: Ospreys

Founded: 2003

 

Ground Opened:2005

Stadium Name  Liberty Stadium

Stadium Address              Landore

                                                Swansea

                                                SA1 2FA

               

Telephone          01792 616500

Fax        

Capacity: 20,750 (All Seated)

Club Web Site:

 www.ospreyrugby.com

Fan’s Forum

www.ospreysrugby.com/forum

Facebook:

www.facebook.com/ospreysrugby

Twitter:

www.twitter.com/ospreys

 

Home Colours:  Black

Away Colours:   White/Green Sleeves

League (2015/16):RaboDirectPro12

Fixtures (2015/16):

www.ospreysrugby.com

 

http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/rugby_union/fixtures

 

 

Who Plays There

The Ospreys were founded in 2003 when Welsh rugby adopted a regional structure, as one of five teams (now four) created to represent the country in the Celtic League (now Pro 12).

The Ospreys cover an area in South Wales that includes some of the most famous names in Welsh rugby-Swansea, Neath, Aberavon, Maesteg and Bridgend, who all still compete in the Welsh national leagues.

The Ospreys ground share with football Premier League side Swansea City.        

The Ospreys won the Celtic League in 2004-05, 2006-07, 2009-10 and 2011-12

The Ospreys also tasted victory in the Anglo-Welsh Cup in 2007-08

Success hasn’t been so forthcoming in Europe, where the Ospreys have yet to make it past the Quarter-Final stage, falling on that hurdle on three occasions.

 

 

 

Updated October 2015

 

 

Copyright Miles & Miles Publishing 2015

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