World Rugby U20 Trophy at Hive Stadium Edinburgh



With three Pool games already played by all eight teams, Scotland U20 play USA U20 in the Final today for promotion to next year's World Rugby U20 Championship.

Buy your tickets from the Scottish Rugby website.

The tournament

World Rugby’s two flagship U20 competitions are the World Rugby U20 Championship and World Rugby U20 Trophy. The two age-grade tournaments are designed to “…increase the competitiveness of global rugby… and provide a meaningful pathway to the elite level for talented young players.” The World Rugby U20 Trophy has been held this year at Edinburgh’s Hive Stadium. Played over four matchdays, eight teams from across the world battling for promotion to next year’s World Rugby U20 Championship.

First held in 2008, the showpiece events have seen more than 1,500 players go on to make their test debut after playing on this stage, including 32 Rugby World Cup winners. After a successful event in Kenya last year, the 2024 World Rugby U20 Trophy switched to the northern hemisphere and to be played at Edinburgh’s Hive Stadium. Played over four matchday, eight teams have been battling for promotion to next year’s World Rugby U20 Championship.

Scotland came top of Pool A after wins against Japan, Samoa and Hong Kong China. In Pool B, USA beat last year’s runner-up Uruguay, Kenya and tournament debutants Netherlands to make it to the Final.

Pool A Pool B
Scotland U20 USA U20
Samoa U20 Uruguay U20
Japan U20 Netherlands U20
Hong Kong China U20 Kenya U20

Day tickets and match tickets for the Final are available (see below). If you can’t make it along to Hive Stadium the good news is you can still watch Scotland’s game on television: all of  Scotland’s World Rugby U20 Trophy matches have been shown live and exclusive on free-to-air BBC ALBA and BBC iPlayer in the UK.

Tickets are on sale now from the Scottish Rugby website.

Four Days of Fixtures & the results so far

All games played at Hive Stadium, Edinburgh

Tuesday 2 July
Japan 105 – 20 Hong Kong China 11.45am Pool A
Uruguay 25 – 7 Kenya 2.30pm Pool B
Scotland 123 – 15 Samoa 5.15pm Pool A: HIGHLIGHTS
Netherlands 33 – 44 USA 7.45pm Pool B
Sunday 7 July
Uruguay 15 – 32 USA 11.45am Pool B
Scotland 101 – 0 Hong Kong China 2.30pm Pool A: HIGHLIGHTS
Japan 81 – 7 Samoa 5.15pm Pool A
Netherlands 51 – 3 Kenya 7.45pm Pool B
Friday 12 July
Samoa 39 – 19 Hong Kong China 11.45am Pool A
Kenya 17 – 30 USA 2.30pm Pool B
Uruguay 32 – 16 Netherlands 5.15pm Pool B
Scotland 46 – 10 Japan 7.45pm Pool A: HIGHLIGHTS
Wednesday 17 July
4th in Pool A
Hong Kong China 
v 4th in Pool B
11.45am 7th Place Play-off
3rd in Pool A
v 3rd in Pool B
2.30pm 5th Place Play-off
2nd in Pool A
v 2nd in Pool B
5.15pm 3rd Place Play-off
1st in Pool A
v 1st Pool B
7.45pm FINAL

Match Tickets and Day Tickets

You can choose to go to only one match, or buy a Day Ticket for a little extra that gets you into all four games on that day. All prices below are inclusive of book fee.

Match Ticket Day Ticket
Adult £16.50 £26.50
Student £11.50 £16.50
U18 £6.50 £11.50

Tickets are on sale now from the Scottish Rugby website.


     Hive Stadium is situated within the Murrayfield campus, right next door to Scottish Gas Murrayfield

The Scotland U20 Squad

Experienced flanker Liam McConnell was named captain of the 28-man Scotland U20 squad for the 2024 World Rugby U20 Trophy, his fourth consecutive campaign as leader. He has been joined by centre/wing Geordie Gwynn and fellow back row Tom Currie as vice-captains.

Scotland U20 Matchday Information

Hive Stadium is part of the Murrayfield campus and sits right next door to Scottish Gas Murrayfield. If you haven’t been to the stadium before and want to see what happens on a Scotland U20 matchday, you can find some of the essential information you’ll need at our Scotland International Matchday page, including:

  • Getting to the Murrayfield campus
  • Getting into Hive Stadium
  • Entry requirements
  • Facilities at the stadium
  • Things to see and do
  • FAQs

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