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#jvg

# jvg - Tuesday 17 May, 2022

'It's Munster versus Leinster in the Aviva, so we expect a massive game'
# Back At It
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# Back At It

'It's Munster versus Leinster in the Aviva, so we expect a massive game'

May 17th 2022, 2:57 PM 9,838 Views 12 Comments

The southern province are battling for a home quarter-final in the URC.

# jvg - Monday 10 January, 2022

Van Graan blocking out outside noise as Munster seek to build momuntum after Ulster win
# Jvg
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# Jvg

Van Graan blocking out outside noise as Munster seek to build momuntum after Ulster win

Updated Jan 10th 2022, 9:25 AM 8,891 Views 14 Comments

The province face Castres in the Champions Cup this weekend without Joey Carbery and with fitness doubts hanging over Damian DeAllende and Peter O’Mahony.

# jvg - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

Munster confirm that head coach Van Graan will leave at end of season
# Exit Door
From The42
# Exit Door

Munster confirm that head coach Van Graan will leave at end of season

Dec 14th 2021, 10:13 AM 46,456 Views 102 Comments

The South African was offered a new two-year deal but will depart in June.

# jvg - Saturday 11 December, 2021

Should he stay or should he go? Van Graan's Munster future up in the air
# The Boss
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# The Boss

Should he stay or should he go? Van Graan's Munster future up in the air

Dec 11th 2021, 2:59 PM 33,294 Views 46 Comments

Bath are understood to have made an approach for the South African.

# jvg - Thursday 9 December, 2021

Munster boss Van Graan remains tight-lipped on possible contract extension
# Jvg
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# Jvg

Munster boss Van Graan remains tight-lipped on possible contract extension

Dec 9th 2021, 6:00 AM 6,177 Views 14 Comments

The South African’s current deal expires next summer.

# jvg - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

Munster striving to have 'immaculate' basics against Leinster side with 'no weakness'
# Final Countdown
From The42
# Final Countdown

Munster striving to have 'immaculate' basics against Leinster side with 'no weakness'

Mar 23rd 2021, 3:27 PM 6,507 Views 6 Comments

Johann van Graan is banking on Munster’ s fundamentals giving them an edge in Saturday’s Pro14 final.

# jvg - Saturday 9 November, 2019

Van Graan fondly recalls Kolisi debut and hails 'incredible' journey
# Gold Standard
From The42
# Gold Standard

Van Graan fondly recalls Kolisi debut and hails 'incredible' journey

Nov 9th 2019, 9:00 AM 11,136 Views 4 Comments

The Munster boss worked at close quarters with many of the World Cup-winners.

# jvg - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

'He certainly has a ruthless side to him as well, which is vitally important'
# Jvg
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# Jvg

'He certainly has a ruthless side to him as well, which is vitally important'

Apr 16th 2019, 7:00 AM 13,772 Views 14 Comments

Johann van Graan has convinced Munster that he’s the man to drive the province forward.

# jvg - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Van Graan lauds his side's discipline as Munster end 2018 unbeaten at Thomond
# Fortress
From The42
# Fortress

Van Graan lauds his side's discipline as Munster end 2018 unbeaten at Thomond

Dec 29th 2018, 9:24 PM 20,946 Views 93 Comments

The southern province came out the right side of a fractious and fragmented affair against Leinster.

# jvg - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Van Graan proud of Munster's discipline in Castres
# Keeping Their Cool
From The42
# Keeping Their Cool

Van Graan proud of Munster's discipline in Castres

Dec 18th 2018, 6:30 AM 6,192 Views 12 Comments

The South African will have to shuffle his line-up for the upcoming Christmas inter-pros.

# jvg - Monday 5 November, 2018

'Mission accomplished' as JVG praises Munster's game management
# Pro14
From The42
# Pro14

'Mission accomplished' as JVG praises Munster's game management

Nov 5th 2018, 12:05 AM 9,385 Views 6 Comments

The province head into the November break in high spirits after a hard-fought win in South Africa.

# jvg - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

'If you want to win away, you can’t concede any unnecessary penalties'
# Discipline
From The42
# Discipline

'If you want to win away, you can’t concede any unnecessary penalties'

Oct 9th 2018, 6:30 AM 6,768 Views 6 Comments

A key penalty in the loss to Leinster was completely avoidable.

# jvg - Monday 8 October, 2018

Van Graan encouraged by Aviva performance ahead of 'massive' Exeter test
# Europe Awaits
From The42
# Europe Awaits

Van Graan encouraged by Aviva performance ahead of 'massive' Exeter test

Oct 8th 2018, 6:15 AM 7,559 Views 55 Comments

“The brilliant thing is that there is a brand new competition starting on Monday.”

# jvg - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

'That quick throw-in, some of the guys said; 'no, slow down!'': Mathewson an exciting addition for Munster
# Baller
From The42
# Baller

'That quick throw-in, some of the guys said; 'no, slow down!'': Mathewson an exciting addition for Munster

Oct 3rd 2018, 6:28 AM 12,933 Views 10 Comments

Johann van Graan was delighted with how his team adapted to the scrum-half’s off-the-cuff skill.

# jvg - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

'I'll never blame a referee if we lose a game': Van Graan wants to move on from Glasgow incidents
# Pro14
From The42
# Pro14

'I'll never blame a referee if we lose a game': Van Graan wants to move on from Glasgow incidents

Sep 12th 2018, 7:05 AM 9,660 Views 14 Comments

The Munster head coach raised the issue with Pro14 referee’s chief Greg Garner.

# jvg - Monday 22 January, 2018

'One of the things I got from Rassie was when he said, 'they played so well and then in May, fell a bit short''
# Moving Forward
From The42
# Moving Forward

'One of the things I got from Rassie was when he said, 'they played so well and then in May, fell a bit short''

Jan 22nd 2018, 7:45 AM 11,204 Views 9 Comments

Johann van Graan has enjoyed a good few months in the job and now hopes to bring Munster to the next level.

# jvg - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

'Our discipline let us down' - Van Graan rues missed opportunity in Belfast
# Jvg
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# Jvg

'Our discipline let us down' - Van Graan rues missed opportunity in Belfast

Jan 2nd 2018, 8:38 AM 8,394 Views 15 Comments

Sam Arnold’s dismissal was the right decision, the Munster boss admitted.

# jvg - Monday 18 December, 2017

'It's been an incredible four weeks for me but it's not about me. I’m a guy that’s not ego-driven'
# Jvg
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# Jvg

'It's been an incredible four weeks for me but it's not about me. I’m a guy that’s not ego-driven'

Dec 18th 2017, 6:00 AM 19,734 Views 7 Comments

Johann van Graan hopes Sunday’s win at Leicester acts as the launchpad for Munster’s season.

# jvg - Thursday 30 November, 2017

O'Donoghue excited by 'fresh start' under Van Graan
# Start From Zero
From The42
# Start From Zero

O'Donoghue excited by 'fresh start' under Van Graan

Nov 30th 2017, 6:47 AM 7,617 Views 9 Comments

The versatile back row is intent on forcing his way into the team to take on Leicester next month.

# jvg - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Van Graan appointment allows for a welcome focus on Munster's rugby
# Succession Plan
From The42
# Succession Plan

Van Graan appointment allows for a welcome focus on Munster's rugby

Oct 11th 2017, 9:27 PM 20,267 Views 22 Comments

A mid-November arrival should allow for at least a six-week handover period between Erasmus and the outgoing Springbok assistant.