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Friday 8 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Munster

Last year
John Ryan looks set to close in on 200 Munster appearances after returning from Wasps
The 34-year-old is in contention to play against Ulster as he edges closer to the milestone.
Munster’s injury crisis deepens – but John Ryan's return is a major boost
Ryan has re-joined the club from Wasps.
'I thought we deserved more from the game' - Mixed feelings for Rowntree after derby defeat
The Munster head coach was proud of his team’s efforts but disappointed with the outcome at Aviva Stadium.
'I'm proud of the lads' - Rowntree pleased with Munster's fight despite defeat in Dublin
The province battled hard but ultimately came up short against Leinster.
Cullen eases fears on Furlong injury as Munster await Carbery update
Furlong pulled out of today’s URC derby with an ankle issue while Carbery was forced off with a shoulder problem.
Leinster hold off spirited Munster challenge in gripping URC derby
The home team had to work hard for the win against a Munster side missing a number of key players.
A brawl, a Wallaby whinge and a legendary win – the time Munster beat the world champions
No one gave Munster a prayer when they took on the World Cup winning Australians on this week 30 years ago.
'It’s always been around me' - Leinster v Munster holds special memories for Furlong
The tighthead also says he’d would ‘love to give back’ and play for New Ross after his pro career ends.
Munster must be brave in attempt to put spark back into Leinster rivalry
With the pressure off, a youthful Munster side have a chance to make a statement at Aviva Stadium today.
'Excited' Jenkins tipped to rise to the occasion in Aviva Stadium derby
South African second row will look to continue his impressive start to life in blue in this evening’s interpro against his former side Munster.
Munster lock Kleyn looking forward to 'one of the ultimate tests in world rugby'
Graham Rowntree’s side take on Leinster at Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
'I’ll keep my promise' - Rassie Erasmus to visit Anthony Foley's grave with World Cup medal
The former Munster director of rugby plans to visit Killaloe when the Springboks come to Ireland next month.
Munster prepared to let Beirne and Casey decisions go down to the wire
The Irish pair, both of whom picked up groin injuries, are among four players heading for scans today and Andy Farrell will be keeping a close eye on the outcome.
Niall Scannell: 'There is a lot more in us and we will keep building'
Munster face Leinster this weekend having won two of their opening five URC games.
Rowntree hoping Earls, Conway and Zebo will be fit for Leinster test
Munster coach pleased by his team’s improved performance on Saturday but is chasing the perfect display.
'I'm delighted with the performance. We owed our supporters that'
Munster defeated the Bulls 31-17 tonight.
Brilliant Munster secure bonus-point win over South Africa's Bulls
Munster defeated the Bulls 31-17 at Thomond Park this evening.
Re-energised Munster team must lift the pressure with win over Bulls
Graham Rowntree has brought a crop of Emerging Ireland players straight back in.
Rowntree looks to some fresh faces to inject life into Munster's season
The English head coach has handed a full debut to 19-year-old academy graduate Edwin Edogbo.
Casey: 'I have to be pushing for the number nine jersey this year'
The 23-year-old believes Munster’s new style of play suits him down to the ground.
'Ahern has got something really special... he's a very unique player'
Ireland’s second rows impressed on the Emerging Ireland tour in South Africa.
Pressure and expectation comes with the territory at 'big European club' Munster
Denis Leamy has encountered plenty of support and understanding among the Munster fans.
‘It’s a different context being the head coach but I knew it wasn’t going to be easy’
Munster coach Graham Rowntree is refusing to panic despite his team’s slow start to the season.
'Munster has been unreal. It's a new start for everyone' - Frisch
The 26-year-old Emerging Ireland centre moved from Bristol during the summer.
Rowntree praises effort of his players but laments inaccuracy
Munster lost their third game out of four this season after a nine-point defeat to Connacht in Galway.
Connacht make hard work of it but deservedly record a nine-point win over Munster
Connacht defeated their Irish rivals 20-11 at the Sportsground this evening.
Concert moves Leinster game with Racing as Champions Cup fixtures released
Leinster, Munster and Ulster all face two Champions Cup ties before Christmas.
Carbery to 15, SOB to Naas, Sutherland to Ulster
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Connacht and Munster are at a crossroads - whoever loses tonight has issues to address
The second Irish derby of the season sees Graham Rowntree’s Munster travel to Galway to meet a Connacht team who are on a three-game losing streak.
'I finished my final school exams two weeks before I flew over here'
Five years after moving to Munster from South Africa, Keynan Knox is keen to take his chances.
Carty returns for Connacht as Carbery starts at 15 for Munster
Andy Friend and Graham Rowntree have named their sides for the huge inter-pro clash.
'It's promising for the future': Munster fans happy to see them put faith in young talent
In the latest instalment of Provincial Pride with laya healthcare, we hear from supporters of the Red Army.
Irish coaches excited by 'French flair' of highly-rated centre Frisch
Meanwhile, Ulster scrum-half Michael McDonald is out to impress in South Africa.
'He's still finding his feet' - Munster backing Fekitoa to show more
Munster attack coach Mike Prendergast believes they’re on the right path.
Munster expect Connacht backlash on their new 4G pitch in Galway
This Friday’s match looks like a pivotal one for both Irish provinces.
Big boost for Munster as Coombes returns ahead of Connacht clash
The 24-year-old Ireland international has been sidelined with a groin injury.
'We’ve got a good academy and I’m looking at putting these guys through as quickly as possible'
Munster boss Graham Rowntree was impressed by debutants Pa Campbell, Conor Phillips and Ruadhán Quinn against Zebre.
Rowntree happy with elements of Munster's game but 'wanted more' from second half
Munster earned their first win of the season but failed to secure a four-try bonus point in their 21-5 success over Zebre.
Munster get off the mark after scrappy encounter with Zebre in Cork
Graham Rowntree got his first win in a game which won’t live long in the memory.
Conor Phillips handed debut as Munster make four changes for Zebre
Keynan Knox and Tadhg Beirne come into the pack.