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MUNSTER coach Tony McGahan handed the captain’s armband to seasoned international back-rower Denis Leamy, but named an experimental side to face Llanelli Scarlets in tonight’s Magners League clash in Wales.
Sat, 16 Apr, 2011
Munster coach Tony McGahan has named his side for Saturday’s Magners League match against the Scarlets at the Parc Y Scarlets, kick-off 6.15pm.
Fri, 15 Apr, 2011
Munster coach Tony McGahan has named a 34-man squad for Munster's Magners League match against the Scarlets at Parc Y Scarlets on Saturday, kick-off 6.15pm.
Thu, 14 Apr, 2011
FELIX JONES, Niall Ronan and Peter O’Mahony all made successful returns to action following injury at Shaws Bridge, Belfast, yesterday as Munster easily disposed of Ulster Ravens in an A Interprovincial.
Thu, 17 Mar, 2011
MUNSTER strengthened their hand at the top of the Magners League with a bonus point win with an inexperienced side at Musgrave Park on Saturday night.
Mon, 07 Mar, 2011
MUNSTER coach Tony McGahan will give youth its fling in tonight’s Magners League clash with Newport Gwent Dragons at Musgrave Park (7.30pm).
Sat, 05 Mar, 2011
Munster coach Tony McGahan has named a youthful side for tomorrow evening’s Magners League clash with Newport Gwent Dragons at Musgrave Park, kick-off 7.30pm.
Fri, 04 Mar, 2011
THE waiting game is always the worst and Denis Hurley is hoping against hope that a scan on an injured right knee will provide good news today.
Thu, 03 Mar, 2011
MUNSTER yesterday confirmed the worst-kept secret in Irish rugby by announcing the signing of Ulster tight-head prop BJ Botha.
Sat, 26 Feb, 2011
Munster coach Tony McGahan has named his side for Sunday’s Magners League match away to Aironi at the Stadio Zaffanella, kick-off 2.00pm.
Fri, 25 Feb, 2011
Tue, 28 Dec, 2010
Former Munster player Keith Matthews will captain Connacht for their St Stephen’s Day Magners League meeting with league leaders Munster at the Sportsground in Galway. (kick-off 6.10pm)
Fri, 24 Dec, 2010
MUNSTER skipper Paul O’Connell received bad news yesterday, as a European Rugby Cup (ERC) appeals committee decided a four-week ban was just reward for the red card he sustained in the Heineken Cup win over the Ospreys earlier this month.
Fri, 24 Dec, 2010
Munster coach Tony McGahan has named the same starting line-up that faced Ospreys in Limerick for Saturday’s Heineken Cup game at the Liberty Stadium in Swansea. (kick-off 3.30pm)
Fri, 17 Dec, 2010
Tomás O’Leary will partner Ronan O’Gara at half-back for Munster’s Heineken Cup game with the Ospreys at Thomond Parks on Sunday. (kick-off 1pm)
Fri, 10 Dec, 2010
THERE was an element of satisfaction about the end result when a fitful performance but deserved victory at Thomond Park on Saturday night guaranteed Munster will stay top of the Magners League at least until St. Stephen’s Day.
Mon, 06 Dec, 2010
Munster lock Paul O'Connell is named on the bench for tomorrow night's Magners League clash with Cardiff Blues at Thomond Park Stadium.
Fri, 03 Dec, 2010
APART altogether from skipper Paul O’Connell, the Munster heavyweights are available for tomorrow’s Magners League clash with Cardiff Blues at Thomond Park (5pm).
Fri, 03 Dec, 2010
Munster coach Tony McGahan has made two changes to the side that defeated Australia during the week ahead of Sunday’s Magners League clash with the Scarlets at Musgrave Park (kick-off 5.35pm).
Fri, 19 Nov, 2010
MUNSTER manager Shaun Payne revealed last night that Paul O’Connell could lead the province “in one of the two Heineken Cup matches against the Ospreys” next month.
Tue, 09 Nov, 2010
IF bravery wins games, then this was surely a shining example of such. Munster centre Ivan Dineen’s persistence was rewarded in some style, as the young debutant’s injury-time try clinched Munster’s Magners League victory over Ulster at Ravenhill last night.
Sat, 30 Oct, 2010
Peter Stringer will win his 200th cap for Munster in Friday's Magners League clash with Ulster in Ravenhill.
Thu, 28 Oct, 2010
Scott Deasy will start at full back for Munster against Benetton Treviso in the Magners League at Thomond Park Stadium on Friday evening (7.45pm).
Thu, 21 Oct, 2010
As expected, Jerry Flannery is the only exception from the Munster squad that beat Toulon ahead of their Magners League game against Benetton Treviso at Thomond Park on Friday (7.45pm).
Tue, 19 Oct, 2010
The versatile Johne Murphy will plug the hole left in Munster’s midfield by suspensions to Sam Tuitupou and Lifeimi Mafi for the sold out Heineken Cup clash with Toulon at Thomond Park Stadium tomorrow (3.30pm).
Fri, 15 Oct, 2010
KEITH EARLS looks set to make a timely return for Munster in this Saturday’s Heineken Cup showdown with London Irish at the Madjeski Stadium. With fellow backs Felix Jones and Ian Dowling on the long-term injury list and Lifeimi Mafi suspended, the return of Earls is good news for Munster coach Tony McGahan, who named the versatile Irish international in his extended squad yesterday.
Wed, 06 Oct, 2010
THE bonus point Munster secured by finishing within seven of Leinster at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday night keeps them in Magners League pole position, but their Heineken Cup aspirations have taken a battering.
Mon, 04 Oct, 2010
Wian du Preez starts ahead of Marcus Horan in the front row for Munster against Leinster for the eagerly anticipated Magner’s League clash at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday night.
Fri, 01 Oct, 2010
MUNSTER could have Jerry Flannery and Keith Earls back for Heineken Cup action within the next fortnight, a welcome boost in advance of Saturday’s Magners League clash with Leinster at the Aviva Stadium.
Wed, 29 Sep, 2010
THE sense of gloom that enveloped the Munster squad after serious injuries to Felix Jones, Ian Dowling and Denis Fogarty lifted considerably yesterday with the news Denis Hurley, Denis Leamy, Lifeimi Mafi and David Wallace have regained full fitness and are included in the squad for Friday’s clash with the Glasgow Warriors at Firhill.
Wed, 22 Sep, 2010
Munster coach Tony McGahan has named David Wallace in a 27-man squad ahead of Munster’s Magners League clash with Glasgow in Firhill on Friday night (KO 8.05pm).
Tue, 21 Sep, 2010
Alan Quinlan will win his 200th competitive cap for Munster against The Ospreys in the Magners League at Thomond Park Stadium tomorrow evening.
Fri, 17 Sep, 2010
Tony McGahan has named an unchanged squad for his side's eagerly anticipated Magners League clash with title-holders Ospreys at Thomond Park on Saturday night (KO 8PM).
Tue, 14 Sep, 2010
MUNSTER coach Tony McGahan clearly sees stability as the key to Magners League success this season.
Fri, 10 Sep, 2010
MUNSTER coach Tony McGahan has tipped Tony Buckley to make a huge impact on Irish rugby this year.
Wed, 08 Sep, 2010
Ireland internationals Ronan O'Gara, Tomas O'Leary and Donncha O'Callaghan make their first appearance this season in the Munster squad ahead of the Magners League trip to Edinburgh for the game in Murrayfield on Friday night (7.05pm).
Tue, 07 Sep, 2010
Denis Leamy retains the captaincy for Munster’s Magners League opener against Aironi Rugby in Musgrave Park on Saturday (7.30pm).
Thu, 02 Sep, 2010
MUNSTER have been boosted by the return of seasoned internationals John Hayes and Marcus Horan to the squad for Saturday’s Magners League opener against Italian newcomers Aironi at Musgrave Park (7.30pm)
Thu, 02 Sep, 2010
Coach Tony McGahan has named Marcus Horan and John Hayes in the provisional squad for Munster’s opening Magners League meeting with Italian new boys Aironi in Musgrave Park on Friday night (KO 7:30).
Wed, 01 Sep, 2010
DOUG HOWLETT is just one of a number of senior players set tointensify Munster’s pre-season effort when they take on Gloucester at Musgrave Park tonight (7pm).
Fri, 27 Aug, 2010
Denis Leamy will captain Munster for their final pre-season match against Gloucester at Musgrave Park on Friday (7pm).
Thu, 26 Aug, 2010
MUNSTER will crank up their preparations for the new season with the introduction of several senior players for the friendly with Gloucester at Musgrave Park tomorrow (7pm).
Thu, 26 Aug, 2010
Former Leicester Tiger Johne Murphy is set to make his debut for Munster on Friday night as the Reds take on old foes Gloucester at Musgrave Park (KO 7pm).
Wed, 25 Aug, 2010