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A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Waikato and Chiefs outside centre/wing Savenaca Tokula will be joining Munster for the remainder of the current season, it was announced today.
Thu, 16 Feb, 2012
Felix Jones, Mike Sherry and Tommy O'Donnell have all been included in the 28-strong Munster squad that will travel to Italy in the morning for the RaboDirect PRO12 clash with Benetton Treviso on Saturday.
Wed, 15 Feb, 2012
Tony McGahan has named a 28-strong squad for Munster’s final pool match against Northampton Saints that will be played in the stadium:mk Milton Keynes on Saturday (6pm).
Tue, 17 Jan, 2012
Mike Sherry returns to training this week having been out of action since early October when he injured an ankle in a club game.
Tue, 10 Jan, 2012
All those who were rested as part of the national player welfare policy, for the Christmas/New Year local derbies against Connacht and Ulster have all been named in Munster's extended squad for the visit of Benetton Treviso to Limerick on Saturday.
Wed, 04 Jan, 2012
Munster have named a 31-strong squad for the trip to Belfast and the RaboDirect PRO12 clash with Ulster on Friday evening.
Wed, 28 Dec, 2011
JOHN HAYES will play his finalmatch for Munster in Monday’s RaboDirect Pro12 game against Connacht at Thomond Park on St Stephen’s Day.
Wed, 21 Dec, 2011
BEFORE we even start talking, Donncha O’Callaghan is radiating purpose like a healthy glow; he could be one of those Ready Brek kids from the old TV ads.
Sat, 17 Dec, 2011
It is a question of almost same again for Munster as they name a similar squad as last week, with the notable exception of Doug Howlett, for Saturday's Heineken Cup clash with Scarlets in Llanelli (3.40pm).
Wed, 07 Dec, 2011
Munster coach Tony McGahan gives a host of his younger players the opportunity to make an impression in the RaboDirect PRO12 game with Edinburgh in Thomond Park tomorrow (KO 8.30pm).
Fri, 25 Nov, 2011
REVENGE will be on Munster A minds in Clonmel tonight (7pm) as they tackle Cornish Pirates, the team they lost to in the inaugural British and Irish Cup final clash a couple of years ago.
Fri, 11 Nov, 2011
David Wallace has been left out of the Munster squad for the group stages of the Heineken Cup.
Thu, 20 Oct, 2011
DESPITE being short a host of internationals, Munster continue their rotation policy for tonight’s RaboDirect Pro12 away clash at Edinburgh.
Fri, 30 Sep, 2011
The Munster starting XV for Friday's clash with Edinburgh in Murrayfield, shows 10 changes from the one that ran out against Cardiff Blues last weekend.
Thu, 29 Sep, 2011
DANNY BARNES returns for Munster in tonight’s RaboDirect PRO12 clash with Cardiff Blues at Cardiff City Stadium, but the Reds’ hopes of forward dominance took a hit yesterday with news of illness and injury to key front rowers Marcus Horan and BJ Botha.
Fri, 23 Sep, 2011
With a host of first team players in New Zealand and an ever-growing injury list Joe Schmidt will be relieved he can call upon the experience and flare of Luke Fitzgerald for his sides meeting with Glasgow Warriors in the RDS on Saturday (6pm).
Fri, 16 Sep, 2011
MUNSTER A had to wait until the dying moments to secure a hard-earned victory over a youthful and inexperienced Connacht at Thomond Park yesterday.
Sat, 27 Aug, 2011
MUNSTER’S injury crisis has been well documented, but there were no histrionics from coach Tony McGahan yesterday as he announced a 27-man squad to prepare for Saturday’s Magners League derby with Leinster at Thomond Park (7.30).
Thu, 31 Mar, 2011
MUNSTER will be without international scrum-half Tomás O’Leary for the province’s Amlin Challenge Cup quarter-final with Brive on April 9.
Wed, 30 Mar, 2011
DOWN the line, Munster’s Amlin Challenge Cup game against Brive might be regarded as the next highlight of the season. Except it’s not, and neither is the upcoming ‘battle of Ireland’ with Leinster. At least not for now, according to Tony McGahan.
Thu, 24 Mar, 2011
MUNSTER coach Tony McGahan bids to end a run of five defeats on Welsh soil when his side face Cardiff Blues in the Magners League at Cardiff City Stadium on Friday night (TG4, 7.05pm).
Wed, 23 Mar, 2011
FELIX JONES is likely to make his first appearance of the year when Munster A travel to Shaw’s Bridge for today’s interprovincial clash with the Ulster Ravens (kick-off 3.30pm), and coach Anthony Foley believes he can use the match as a springboard for World Cup selection.
Wed, 16 Mar, 2011
A NECK injury to young centre Tom Gleeson capped a miserable night in the British & Irish Cup for Munster at Bristol.
Wed, 23 Feb, 2011
Munster coach Tony McGahan has named a youthful side ahead of Sunday’s Magners League match away to Treviso, kick-off 2pm.
Fri, 11 Feb, 2011
BILLY HOLLAND had a great deal to live up to when he first lined out with CBC in the Avonmore Munster Schools Senior Cup in 2002.
Wed, 02 Feb, 2011
MUNSTER’S James Coughlan has dismissed suggestions the current playing squad are past their prime.
Tue, 25 Jan, 2011
LOSING this afternoon’s final Heineken Cup game of the season at home to London Irish is not an option.
Sat, 22 Jan, 2011
MUNSTER A coach Anthony Foley has entrusted the same forwards that battled past Nottingham last week to do a repeat job on Esher in tonight’s British and Irish Cup clash at Garryowen’s Dooradoyle (7.30pm).
Fri, 21 Jan, 2011
CORK CONSTITUTION coach Brian Walsh predicts today’s AIL clash with St Mary’s College will provide the champions with their biggest test of the season.
Sat, 08 Jan, 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
Paul O’Connell has been included in Munster’s squad for Saturday’s crunch Heineken Cup match with the Ospreys at the Liberty Stadium in Swansea. (kick-off 3.30pm)
Wed, 15 Dec, 2010
THE selection of Donnacha Ryan in Munster’s British and Irish Cup squad confirms Paul O’Connell’s involvement in the Heineken Cup clash with the Ospreys at Thomond Park on Sunday.
Fri, 10 Dec, 2010
MUNSTER coach Tony McGahan sounded almost like Finance Minister Brian Lenihan when describing the selection of his squad for Sunday’s Heineken Cup clash with Ospreys as his toughest task of the year.
Thu, 09 Dec, 2010
Munster coach Tony McGahan has named an extended squad ahead of Sunday’s Heineken Cup game with Ospreys at Thomond Park. (kick-off 1pm)
Wed, 08 Dec, 2010
Johne Murphy, who was released from the Irish international squad this week, has been withdrawn from the Munster team for tonight’s Magners League game with the Dragons at Rodney Parade. (kick-off 7.05pm)
Fri, 26 Nov, 2010
FROM hunters to the hunted, Munster’s young giant-killers know precisely the mindset Llanelli’s Scarlets will bring to their top of the table Magners League clash at Musgrave Park tomorrow (5.35 pm).
Sat, 20 Nov, 2010
Munster coach Tony McGahan has named a preliminary 30-man squad ahead of the game against Australia set for Tuesday November 16 at Thomond Park.
Mon, 08 Nov, 2010
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Sat, 02 Oct, 2010
FRANK COGAN will lead champions Cork Constitution into All Ireland League battle today against Blackrock College at Stradbrook (2.30pm), and coach Brian Walsh expects a battle rather than a skirmish.
Sat, 02 Oct, 2010
Munster's Jerry Flannery, Keith Earls, Lifeimi Mafi and Barry Murphy all took part in non-contact training yesterday.
Wed, 08 Sep, 2010