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#Axel

# axel - Monday 1 June, 2015

Foley: 'There's always people that look at the dark side of things'
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Foley: 'There's always people that look at the dark side of things'

Jun 1st 2015, 7:00 AM 7,355 Views 7 Comments

The Munster head coach says there are positives to take from his first season in charge.

# axel - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Munster confident out-half Ian Keatley will step up in Pro12 finale
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Munster confident out-half Ian Keatley will step up in Pro12 finale

May 27th 2015, 6:15 AM 4,837 Views 14 Comments

After missing five of his seven kicks last weekend, Keatley will be under pressure to deliver in Belfast.

# axel - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Munster back Duncan Williams as Murray looks doubtful for final
# Injury Update
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# Injury Update

Munster back Duncan Williams as Murray looks doubtful for final

May 26th 2015, 3:54 PM 6,832 Views 12 Comments

Simon Zebo’s return-to-play protocols are going well, while Peter O’Mahony is ‘looking fine’.

# axel - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Foley looks to end first season at Munster with Pro12 final success
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Foley looks to end first season at Munster with Pro12 final success

May 24th 2015, 6:30 AM 4,861 Views 12 Comments

The southern province clinched their final place with a 21-18 win over the Ospreys.

# axel - Friday 15 May, 2015

Zebo, O'Mahony and TOD miss out as Munster forced into back row shuffle
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# Changes

Zebo, O'Mahony and TOD miss out as Munster forced into back row shuffle

May 15th 2015, 12:07 PM 6,306 Views 19 Comments

There are two alterations in Anthony Foley’s front row too.

# axel - Sunday 10 May, 2015

'We ran out of numbers against 14 men' - Munster's Foley left frustrated
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'We ran out of numbers against 14 men' - Munster's Foley left frustrated

May 10th 2015, 6:30 AM 10,417 Views 14 Comments

Ulster tries late in each half ultimately cost the southern province an important win.

# axel - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Munster are speaking to high-quality transfer targets - Anthony Foley
# In The Market
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# In The Market

Munster are speaking to high-quality transfer targets - Anthony Foley

Jan 21st 2015, 6:34 PM 13,068 Views 49 Comments

The head coach also says finances have never been a concern in terms of sealing a deal.

# axel - Friday 2 January, 2015

Momentum of Marmion try turned game for Connacht -- Foley
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Momentum of Marmion try turned game for Connacht -- Foley

Jan 2nd 2015, 9:06 AM 4,836 Views 14 Comments

The Munster coach found no reason to argue that the better team had won at the Sportsground.

# axel - Sunday 14 December, 2014

'We’re still alive' - Foley proud of Munster's fight to secure bonus point
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# Not Dead Yet

'We’re still alive' - Foley proud of Munster's fight to secure bonus point

Dec 14th 2014, 6:34 PM 7,992 Views 12 Comments

The Munster head coach did rue missed opportunities in attack in the first-half.

# axel - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Defeat in Clermont wouldn't be the end, but Foley fired up for improvement
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Defeat in Clermont wouldn't be the end, but Foley fired up for improvement

Dec 13th 2014, 7:00 AM 2,539 Views 5 Comments

Munster’s head coach says Pool 1 was always likely to go down to rounds five and six.

# axel - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

'We want to keep him' - Munster keen to secure Hanrahan's future
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# Negotiations

'We want to keep him' - Munster keen to secure Hanrahan's future

Dec 10th 2014, 4:50 PM 9,927 Views 33 Comments

Head coach Anthony Foley says ‘everybody who’s seen JJ play understands the quality of player he is’.

# axel - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Munster 'lost the physical battle' but Foley not giving up on Champions Cup
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Munster 'lost the physical battle' but Foley not giving up on Champions Cup

Dec 6th 2014, 8:33 PM 7,577 Views 19 Comments

The southern province’s head coach bemoaned his side’s poor first-half effort and high error count.

# axel - Saturday 25 October, 2014

Andrew Conway impresses on a 'good day' for Foley's Munster
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# Good Day

Andrew Conway impresses on a 'good day' for Foley's Munster

Oct 25th 2014, 12:34 PM 5,749 Views 10 Comments

The southern province’s head coach excused Ian Keatley’s four misses from the tee at Thomond Park.

# axel - Thursday 16 October, 2014

ROG: 'People are probably judging Axel off what has happened in the past'
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# Munster

ROG: 'People are probably judging Axel off what has happened in the past'

Oct 16th 2014, 7:30 AM 3,752 Views 10 Comments

The ex-Munster and Ireland out-half believes his former province have strong first-team pillars in place.

# axel - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

'I remember Deccy going around banging on doors to get fellas out of bed'
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# Marginal Gains

'I remember Deccy going around banging on doors to get fellas out of bed'

Oct 15th 2014, 7:00 AM 6,667 Views 2 Comments

Munster head coach Anthony Foley explains the intricacies of an early kick-off against Sale on Saturday.

# axel - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Peter O'Mahony glad to come through test ahead of European kick-off despite 'a few dunts'
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# Euro Vision

Peter O'Mahony glad to come through test ahead of European kick-off despite 'a few dunts'

Oct 11th 2014, 11:30 AM 4,952 Views 12 Comments

It’s Sale Sharks next up for Axel’s men.

# axel - Monday 6 October, 2014

Munster's Foley joins O'Connor in questioning refereeing of Leinster clash
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Munster's Foley joins O'Connor in questioning refereeing of Leinster clash

Oct 6th 2014, 9:30 PM 20,835 Views 41 Comments

The southern province’s head coach felt BJ Botha and Damien Varley should have stayed on the pitch.

# axel - Thursday 2 October, 2014

No 'roaring and shouting' for Munster in build-up to forwards battle in Dublin
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No 'roaring and shouting' for Munster in build-up to forwards battle in Dublin

Oct 2nd 2014, 12:09 PM 3,637 Views 14 Comments

The southern province’s head coach Anthony Foley picked out Leinster’s pack as their key strength.

# axel - Friday 5 September, 2014

'It'll be hard to sleep tonight' - Munster's Foley hurt by Edinburgh loss
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'It'll be hard to sleep tonight' - Munster's Foley hurt by Edinburgh loss

Sep 5th 2014, 10:56 PM 8,951 Views 20 Comments

A failure to win the collisions stung the province’s new head coach.

# axel - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

'Everyone says we're in transition, but players are here to win trophies' - Axel Foley
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# Fresh Start

'Everyone says we're in transition, but players are here to win trophies' - Axel Foley

Aug 27th 2014, 10:32 AM 5,836 Views 8 Comments

‘Everything in Munster is about being competitive’, says the legendary number eight.

# axel - Friday 8 August, 2014

Munster head coach Foley relishing the pressure of first season
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Munster head coach Foley relishing the pressure of first season

Aug 8th 2014, 8:15 AM 5,362 Views 8 Comments

‘We have two years – we want to see how far we can go, how good we can be.’

# axel - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Foley eyeing 'big finals' in May despite fearsome Champions Cup opposition
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Foley eyeing 'big finals' in May despite fearsome Champions Cup opposition

Jun 10th 2014, 3:45 PM 6,209 Views 2 Comments

Munster’s new head coach believes Saracens, Clermont and Sale would have preferred to avoid his side.

# axel - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Simon Hick column: Penney era a step backwards, but glory days won't be easy to revive for Foley
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# Come Back To What You Know

Simon Hick column: Penney era a step backwards, but glory days won't be easy to revive for Foley

May 21st 2014, 11:20 AM 7,364 Views 21 Comments

The bootroom philosophy of appointing coaches can work, but will it work in Munster?

# axel - Thursday 20 February, 2014

New boss Anthony Foley says new job is 'surreal'
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New boss Anthony Foley says new job is 'surreal'

Feb 20th 2014, 7:00 AM 2,403 Views 1 Comment

The former Munster skipper has been offered a two-year contract as head coach.

# axel - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Decision process for Foley's backroom team 'on hold' until next month -- Fitzgerald
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Decision process for Foley's backroom team 'on hold' until next month -- Fitzgerald

Feb 19th 2014, 5:33 PM 3,775 Views 4 Comments

The Munster CEO also warned that the Foley history in Munster will have little bearing if the next head coach cannot deliver.

Four big questions facing Anthony Foley as head coach of Munster
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# Known Unknowns

Four big questions facing Anthony Foley as head coach of Munster

Feb 19th 2014, 3:21 PM 6,685 Views 7 Comments

The announcement of the former number eight to his ‘dream job’ was no surprise today, but there could be a few waiting down the road.

Foley's coaching promise makes him an intelligent appointment for Munster
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Foley's coaching promise makes him an intelligent appointment for Munster

Feb 19th 2014, 2:56 PM 3,131 Views 5 Comments

The former No. 8 has built up enough experience to deserve his shot as head coach.

From Thomond Park favourite to Munster boss, Anthony Foley's career in pictures
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From Thomond Park favourite to Munster boss, Anthony Foley's career in pictures

Feb 19th 2014, 2:18 PM 7,159 Views 5 Comments

The former skipper is expected to replace Rob Penney.

Munster set to name Anthony Foley as next head coach
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Munster set to name Anthony Foley as next head coach

Feb 19th 2014, 10:44 AM 9,659 Views 36 Comments

The province’s CEO, Garrett Fitzgerald, will address the media in Limerick this afternoon.

# axel - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

No room for Kidney as director in Munster structure -- Fitzgerald
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No room for Kidney as director in Munster structure -- Fitzgerald

Feb 11th 2014, 2:08 PM 18,729 Views 35 Comments

The Munster CEO suggested that ‘common sense’ would make Anthony Foley the favourite to replace Rob Penney.

# axel - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Foley appointed Ireland Wolfhounds coach
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Foley appointed Ireland Wolfhounds coach

Dec 12th 2013, 12:28 PM 2,564 Views 3 Comments

The former number eight will be assisted by Ulster backs coach Neil Doak.

# axel - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

'I'm sure we're going to hop off each other at the weekend' - Keith Earls
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# Grudge Match

'I'm sure we're going to hop off each other at the weekend' - Keith Earls

Nov 20th 2012, 6:45 PM 7,385 Views 14 Comments

Replacing the world-class Brian O’Driscoll may prove impossible but a starring role against Argentina won’t go astray.

# axel - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Rob Penney: It's humbling and nerve-tinglingly exciting to lead Munster into the Heineken Cup
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Rob Penney: It's humbling and nerve-tinglingly exciting to lead Munster into the Heineken Cup

Oct 10th 2012, 5:20 PM 850 Views 0 Comments

In the week when ‘chillax’ arrived in Irish politics, the Kiwi coach is so eager for action that he made up a new word.

# axel - Saturday 21 April, 2012

"He understands the Munster way": Simon Easterby backs Axel for top job
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# Munster Made

"He understands the Munster way": Simon Easterby backs Axel for top job

Apr 21st 2012, 10:00 AM 780 Views 0 Comments

The former Ireland international will pit his forwards coaching wits against Anthony Foley this weekend as the Reds face Scarlets.