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#Munster

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Sweetnam, Arnold and Goggin emerge as injury concerns for Munster
# Injury Update
From The42
# Injury Update

Sweetnam, Arnold and Goggin emerge as injury concerns for Munster

Sep 24th 2019, 3:32 PM 8,403 Views 4 Comments

Johann van Graan’s side open their Pro14 season against Dragons on Saturday.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Six-try Connacht underline attacking quality with pre-season win over Munster
# Friendly Fire
From The42
# Friendly Fire

Six-try Connacht underline attacking quality with pre-season win over Munster

Sep 21st 2019, 4:55 PM 15,339 Views 21 Comments

Andy Friend’s side look in good shape ahead of next week’s Pro14 opener.

# munster-rugby - Friday 20 September, 2019

O'Donnell to captain Munster in final pre-season friendly against Connacht
# Starting XV
From The42
# Starting XV

O'Donnell to captain Munster in final pre-season friendly against Connacht

Sep 20th 2019, 2:56 PM 7,945 Views 4 Comments

Johann van Graan has named a strong team for Saturday’s game in Galway.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

JVG excited by O'Sullivan's potential after long-awaited Munster debut
# Bright Future
From The42
# Bright Future

JVG excited by O'Sullivan's potential after long-awaited Munster debut

Sep 18th 2019, 5:44 PM 20,547 Views 8 Comments

The number eight is hoping to make a big impression this season after a serious knee injury.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Former Leicester City director announced as Munster's new chief executive
# Successor
From The42
# Successor

Former Leicester City director announced as Munster's new chief executive

Sep 11th 2019, 1:18 PM 14,037 Views 6 Comments

Cork native Ian Flanagan will take up the post from next month, replacing the long-serving Garrett Fitzgerald.

Paddy Jackson left out of London Irish squad for Munster trip
# Pre-Season
From The42
# Pre-Season

Paddy Jackson left out of London Irish squad for Munster trip

Sep 11th 2019, 12:03 PM 17,006 Views 102 Comments

A scheduled protest against the signing of the former Ireland out-half will still go ahead at Musgrave Park, however.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Pre-season boost for Munster as prop Cronin returns after leg injury
# Injury Update
From The42
# Injury Update

Pre-season boost for Munster as prop Cronin returns after leg injury

Sep 10th 2019, 2:56 PM 8,005 Views 15 Comments

The Ireland international has not played since November 2018 but is back to full fitness.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

'Before I knew it, I was over there meeting everyone' - Rowntree sheds light on Munster move
# Just Like Home
From The42
# Just Like Home

'Before I knew it, I was over there meeting everyone' - Rowntree sheds light on Munster move

Sep 3rd 2019, 9:30 PM 19,825 Views 8 Comments

‘It just felt like my old club, it felt like Leicester: a big club, proud, big support base.’

# munster-rugby - Friday 30 August, 2019

Irish provinces name teams for second round of Celtic Cup action
# Team-sheets
From The42
# Team-sheets

Irish provinces name teams for second round of Celtic Cup action

Aug 30th 2019, 3:37 PM 7,086 Views 1 Comment

A host of academy and Ireland U20 stars will be on show across the weekend.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

'We’ve had no chats about a British and Irish League' - Pro14 boss
# Denial
From The42
# Denial

'We’ve had no chats about a British and Irish League' - Pro14 boss

Aug 27th 2019, 10:00 PM 8,796 Views 9 Comments

Martin Anayi has ruled out Leinster, Munster, Ulster and Connacht playing in such a competition.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 25 August, 2019

O'Gara's La Rochelle reign begins in defeat to Clermont
# Inauspicious
From The42
# Inauspicious

O'Gara's La Rochelle reign begins in defeat to Clermont

Aug 25th 2019, 6:40 PM 29,605 Views 36 Comments

In a re-run of last season’s European Challenge Cup final, Clermont were again superior to their opponents.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 22 August, 2019

Munster and Connacht name teams for opening Celtic Cup games
# New Season
From The42
# New Season

Munster and Connacht name teams for opening Celtic Cup games

Aug 22nd 2019, 9:12 PM 12,385 Views 3 Comments

All four of the provinces’ ‘A’ teams are in action this weekend.

# munster-rugby - Monday 19 August, 2019

New coach Larkham arrives in Limerick to link up with Munster squad
# Pre-Season
From The42
# Pre-Season

New coach Larkham arrives in Limerick to link up with Munster squad

Aug 19th 2019, 6:34 PM 14,448 Views 17 Comments

The Australian was straight onto the training paddock this afternoon.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Munster and Leinster score half a dozen to start inter-pros on a winning note
# Week One
From The42
# Week One

Munster and Leinster score half a dozen to start inter-pros on a winning note

Aug 17th 2019, 9:20 PM 9,150 Views 1 Comment

The 2019 championships got underway today.

# munster-rugby - Monday 12 August, 2019

Murphy back for Leinster as provinces name squads for 2019 inter-pros
# Ready To Go
From The42
# Ready To Go

Murphy back for Leinster as provinces name squads for 2019 inter-pros

Aug 12th 2019, 2:03 PM 5,522 Views 0 Comments

The 2019 competition gets underway this weekend.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Kleyn 'behind the eight ball' as he bids to force his way into Schmidt's plans
# Uncapped
From The42
# Uncapped

Kleyn 'behind the eight ball' as he bids to force his way into Schmidt's plans

Jul 23rd 2019, 11:46 AM 14,081 Views 38 Comments

The Munster second row is one of two uncapped players in Ireland’s extended World Cup training squad.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Ireland U20 stars Flannery and Hodnett enter Munster academy
# First Years
From The42
# First Years

Ireland U20 stars Flannery and Hodnett enter Munster academy

Jul 18th 2019, 4:45 PM 10,256 Views 26 Comments

The southern province have added four new players to their academy for the 2019/20 season.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Van Graan looks forward to new coaches bringing fresh ideas to Munster
# Pre-Season
From The42
# Pre-Season

Van Graan looks forward to new coaches bringing fresh ideas to Munster

Jul 16th 2019, 4:17 PM 8,572 Views 5 Comments

Stephen Larkham will arrive in Limerick next month, while Graham Rowntree will link up with the province after the World Cup.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Connacht and Munster to meet in pre-season inter-pro
# Friendly
From The42
# Friendly

Connacht and Munster to meet in pre-season inter-pro

Jul 11th 2019, 2:19 PM 6,872 Views 5 Comments

The provinces will meet in the Sportsground in September.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

O'Connell retains coaching ambitions but puts Munster on the long finger
# Future Plans
From The42
# Future Plans

O'Connell retains coaching ambitions but puts Munster on the long finger

Jul 3rd 2019, 5:26 PM 12,102 Views 11 Comments

The former Ireland second row was playing at the Irish Open pro-am in Lahinch today.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Carbery excited to pick the brains of childhood influence Larkham at Munster
# 10s
From The42
# 10s

Carbery excited to pick the brains of childhood influence Larkham at Munster

Jun 26th 2019, 3:02 PM 9,680 Views 50 Comments

The Ireland out-half sees a correlation between his career and that of the new Munster senior coach.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Munster face tough pool draw as provinces to learn Champions Cup opponents
# Road To Marseille
From The42
# Road To Marseille

Munster face tough pool draw as provinces to learn Champions Cup opponents

Jun 19th 2019, 6:00 AM 18,656 Views 15 Comments

The draw for the 2019/20 competition takes place in Lausanne this afternoon.

# munster-rugby - Friday 14 June, 2019

Former Wallaby Stephen Larkham appointed Munster senior coach
# Addition
From The42
# Addition

Former Wallaby Stephen Larkham appointed Munster senior coach

Jun 14th 2019, 12:00 PM 33,595 Views 120 Comments

He joins Johann van Graan’s coaching team ahead of next season.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Munster granted planning permission for indoor training facility in Cork
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Munster granted planning permission for indoor training facility in Cork

Jun 12th 2019, 6:06 PM 13,731 Views 25 Comments

The new facility at Musgrave Park will primarily be used by the province’s underage teams.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

Former England prop Graham Rowntree joins Munster as forwards coach until 2022
# New Recruit
From The42
# New Recruit

Former England prop Graham Rowntree joins Munster as forwards coach until 2022

Jun 4th 2019, 11:49 AM 30,957 Views 47 Comments

The 48-year-old will link up with Johann van Graan’s backroom staff after this summer’s World Cup in Japan.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 23 May, 2019

Would ex-England coach Rowntree be a good appointment for Munster?
# The42 Rugby Weekly
From The42
# The42 Rugby Weekly

Would ex-England coach Rowntree be a good appointment for Munster?

May 23rd 2019, 3:31 PM 11,841 Views 47 Comments

Gavan Casey, Ryan Bailey and Andy Dunne discussed whether he would be a good fit at the province on The42 Rugby Weekly.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Munster reveal new adidas home and alternate kits for next season
# SUAF
From The42
# SUAF

Munster reveal new adidas home and alternate kits for next season

May 22nd 2019, 11:39 AM 15,843 Views 25 Comments

The alternate jersey is sure to be a big seller.

# munster-rugby - Monday 20 May, 2019

Doug Howlett's 11-year association with Munster comes to an end
# Heading Home
From The42
# Heading Home

Doug Howlett's 11-year association with Munster comes to an end

May 20th 2019, 9:30 PM 48,852 Views 39 Comments

The former All Black is leaving his role as the province’s head of commercial and marketing to return home.

Ulster announce signing of Munster out-half Johnston
# Moving North
From The42
# Moving North

Ulster announce signing of Munster out-half Johnston

May 20th 2019, 1:19 PM 12,694 Views 45 Comments

The 22-year-old will seek further first-team opportunities at the northern province next season.

Van Graan to take his time with review ahead of 'big summer' for Munster
# Taking Stock
From The42
# Taking Stock

Van Graan to take his time with review ahead of 'big summer' for Munster

May 20th 2019, 12:00 PM 21,228 Views 87 Comments

The Munster head coach admits reinforcements are unlikely to be brought in for next season.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 19 May, 2019

'I felt I wasn't even in contention at stages at Munster and that dents confidence'
# Finding His Feet
From The42
# Finding His Feet

'I felt I wasn't even in contention at stages at Munster and that dents confidence'

May 19th 2019, 12:00 PM 41,782 Views 39 Comments

After being released by Munster, Dave Johnston has enjoyed an excellent first season with Ealing Trailfinders.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Outstanding Van der Flier plays as if he's never been away
# MOTM
From The42
# MOTM

Outstanding Van der Flier plays as if he's never been away

May 18th 2019, 8:22 PM 13,020 Views 45 Comments

The Leinster openside was simply colossal in a man-of-the-match performance against Munster.

Leinster 'far from perfect' but rebound strongly from Newcastle disappointment
# Glasgow Bound
From The42
# Glasgow Bound

Leinster 'far from perfect' but rebound strongly from Newcastle disappointment

May 18th 2019, 6:04 PM 7,091 Views 7 Comments

The province will bid for back-to-back Pro14 titles against Glasgow next weekend.

How did you rate Leinster and Munster in their Pro14 semi-final showdown?
# Derby Days
From The42
# Derby Days

How did you rate Leinster and Munster in their Pro14 semi-final showdown?

May 18th 2019, 4:36 PM 13,127 Views 68 Comments

Leinster beat Munster 24-9 to set a date with Glasgow in next week’s final.

As it happened: Leinster v Munster, Pro14 semi-final
# Liveblog
From The42
# Liveblog

As it happened: Leinster v Munster, Pro14 semi-final

May 18th 2019, 3:20 PM 122,623 Views 33 Comments

We followed all the action as the two provinces went head-to-head at the RDS.

Highly-motivated Munster bid to end Leinster's season at sold-out RDS
# Pro14
From The42
# Pro14

Highly-motivated Munster bid to end Leinster's season at sold-out RDS

May 18th 2019, 8:00 AM 22,008 Views 43 Comments

Leinster put their Pro14 crown on the line against their southern rivals in this afternoon’s last four showdown in Dublin.

# munster-rugby - Friday 17 May, 2019

'A great role model for the rest of the group': Cullen praises meticulous JVDF
# The Comeback King
From The42
# The Comeback King

'A great role model for the rest of the group': Cullen praises meticulous JVDF

May 17th 2019, 2:14 PM 5,067 Views 4 Comments

The Leinster flanker has overcome a groin injury to get back for tomorrow’s Pro14 semi-final against Munster.

'It's weird coming back in not having a medal in the back pocket'
# Reset
From The42
# Reset

'It's weird coming back in not having a medal in the back pocket'

May 17th 2019, 6:30 AM 6,306 Views 15 Comments

While the disappointment of Newcastle still lingers, Devin Toner hopes to help Leinster move on at the RDS tomorrow.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Leinster hope to field their strongest possible hand against 'desperate' Munster
# Pro14
From The42
# Pro14

Leinster hope to field their strongest possible hand against 'desperate' Munster

May 16th 2019, 9:00 AM 16,625 Views 105 Comments

Leo Cullen’s men are now focused on defending their Pro14 crown.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

'It's decision time' - O'Gara confirms interest from La Rochelle and rules out Munster return
# In Demand
From The42
# In Demand

'It's decision time' - O'Gara confirms interest from La Rochelle and rules out Munster return

May 14th 2019, 5:27 PM 30,743 Views 25 Comments

He isn’t ruling out remaining at Crusaders for another year, either.