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# suaf - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Rory Scannell hits hard and more talking points from Munster's draw in Castres
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# Opinion

Rory Scannell hits hard and more talking points from Munster's draw in Castres

Oct 15th 2017, 4:55 PM 10,403 Views 7 Comments

Nobody is ever happy with a draw, but Munster may well look back with pride at the two points they earned today.

Munster battle out a draw after ferocious contest in Castres
# Intense
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# Intense

Munster battle out a draw after ferocious contest in Castres

Oct 15th 2017, 3:06 PM 23,905 Views 64 Comments

Simon Zebo and Dave KIlcoyne touched down for the southern, but it was their defence which deserves the plaudits.

Anthony Foley documentary delivers the emotional story of a legend we can all relate to
# Munsterman
From The42
# Munsterman

Anthony Foley documentary delivers the emotional story of a legend we can all relate to

Oct 15th 2017, 8:25 AM 25,372 Views 5 Comments

Tomorrow will mark a year since Foley’s untimely death and the emotions still feel raw as some of his closest friends and sisters discuss the man who made Munster.

# suaf - Saturday 14 October, 2017

‘This Munster team wants to evolve and I can be a key part of that hopefully’
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

‘This Munster team wants to evolve and I can be a key part of that hopefully’

Oct 14th 2017, 8:00 PM 10,416 Views 12 Comments

Chris Farrell has always seen himself as more than just ‘an extra forward’ in the back-line, but he’s determined to add more grunt alongside his under-rated handling ability.

# suaf - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

'They'll work for that badge until the jersey's ripped off them'
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'They'll work for that badge until the jersey's ripped off them'

Oct 11th 2017, 6:45 AM 10,556 Views 5 Comments

Intensity won’t be a problem for Munster next weekend either.

# suaf - Monday 9 October, 2017

Erasmus: Added attacking threat makes Munster a better contender in Europe this season
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# SUAF

Erasmus: Added attacking threat makes Munster a better contender in Europe this season

Oct 9th 2017, 6:38 AM 6,177 Views 9 Comments

The southern province are confident that a sharp upturn in discipline will put them in good position this weekend.

# suaf - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Lions experience has O'Mahony primed to get on with the job through distraction or disappointment
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# SUAF

Lions experience has O'Mahony primed to get on with the job through distraction or disappointment

Oct 4th 2017, 3:00 PM 14,183 Views 13 Comments

‘You’re gutted inside for 10 minutes, then you get on with it.’

# suaf - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Erasmus asked South Africa not to involve him in Van Graan tug-of-war
# Munster
From The42
# Munster

Erasmus asked South Africa not to involve him in Van Graan tug-of-war

Oct 3rd 2017, 6:30 AM 7,477 Views 12 Comments

The South African insists he is not in a conflicted position as Munster move to take the Springboks’ highly-regarded forwards coach.

# suaf - Saturday 30 September, 2017

Hanrahan back with a bang to hand Munster bonus point win
# Jj On The Double
From The42
# Jj On The Double

Hanrahan back with a bang to hand Munster bonus point win

Sep 30th 2017, 3:38 PM 14,759 Views 34 Comments

Rassie Erasmus’ side got back to winning ways thanks to a powerful second-half display.

# suaf - Friday 29 September, 2017

Munster's Lions trio return as nine changes named for Cardiff clash
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Munster's Lions trio return as nine changes named for Cardiff clash

Sep 29th 2017, 12:06 PM 6,788 Views 5 Comments

Rassie Erasmus has named his side for tomorrow’s Pro14 game at Thomond Park.

# suaf - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Lions lessons evident in returning Peter O'Mahony, says Tommy O'Donnell
# Holistic
From The42
# Holistic

Lions lessons evident in returning Peter O'Mahony, says Tommy O'Donnell

Sep 27th 2017, 10:19 AM 8,989 Views 2 Comments

‘He’s bringing a whole view of the game and how we’re playing.’

'New Zealand did everything they possibly could to get Joe Schmidt back'
# Home Comforts
From The42
# Home Comforts

'New Zealand did everything they possibly could to get Joe Schmidt back'

Sep 27th 2017, 9:00 AM 30,346 Views 24 Comments

David Nucifora says ‘there was a lot of pressure’ from New Zealand in an effort to tempt Ireland’s head coach away last year.

# suaf - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Nucifora and Munster hoping to name Rassie replacement 'in the coming weeks'
# Final Interview
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# Final Interview

Nucifora and Munster hoping to name Rassie replacement 'in the coming weeks'

Sep 26th 2017, 3:11 PM 7,725 Views 13 Comments

The IRFU performance director sounds like he has found his candidate.

# suaf - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Holland heaps praise on 'Bakkies Botha type' Kleyn
# Lockdown
From The42
# Lockdown

Holland heaps praise on 'Bakkies Botha type' Kleyn

Sep 21st 2017, 6:23 AM 6,275 Views 15 Comments

Munster’s second row stalwart can feel the makings of an effective partnership with the South African.

# suaf - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Freedom breeding confidence for Munster's Sweetnam
# Try And Try Again
From The42
# Try And Try Again

Freedom breeding confidence for Munster's Sweetnam

Sep 20th 2017, 6:15 AM 9,675 Views 12 Comments

The wing is looking sharp again after making giant leaps forward last term.

# suaf - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Flannery says business as usual for Munster in wake of Erasmus announcement
# As You Were
From The42
# As You Were

Flannery says business as usual for Munster in wake of Erasmus announcement

Aug 29th 2017, 7:00 AM 9,842 Views 25 Comments

“It was weird with the announcement at the start of pre-season but it in no way has it affected our rugby.”

# suaf - Friday 30 June, 2017

Homeward bound Erasmus still has time to leave a legacy behind at Munster
# Comment
From The42
# Comment

Homeward bound Erasmus still has time to leave a legacy behind at Munster

Jun 30th 2017, 3:00 PM 9,410 Views 40 Comments

There’s another transitional period ahead for Munster with Erasmus returning to South Africa at the end of the year, but he can make lasting changes in this pre-season.

Munster confirm that Rassie and Nienaber will leave the province in December
# Short And Sweet
From The42
# Short And Sweet

Munster confirm that Rassie and Nienaber will leave the province in December

Jun 30th 2017, 10:39 AM 36,528 Views 91 Comments

The SARU have been keeping a close eye on Erasmus’ successful season in Ireland.

# suaf - Monday 29 May, 2017

Munster players more than ready to 'evolve' as attacking flair triumphs in Pro12 again
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Munster players more than ready to 'evolve' as attacking flair triumphs in Pro12 again

May 29th 2017, 9:50 AM 7,208 Views 1 Comment

Simon Zebo wants a change of mind-set in the way his side attack after seeing Scarlets have ‘the balls’ to run from deep.

# suaf - Monday 22 May, 2017

'Everybody looks fit,' says Rassie as Munster wind up for final push
# Red Alert
From The42
# Red Alert

'Everybody looks fit,' says Rassie as Munster wind up for final push

May 22nd 2017, 1:57 PM 3,724 Views 2 Comments

The South African has no new injury concerns as he looks forward to a return to the Aviva Stadium to face Scarlets.

# suaf - Saturday 20 May, 2017

Quinlan: Munster will never forget Rassie for delivering fantastic campaign in a traumatic season
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# SUAF

Quinlan: Munster will never forget Rassie for delivering fantastic campaign in a traumatic season

May 20th 2017, 6:25 AM 8,076 Views 2 Comments

The South African director of rugby has pushed his team to excel in impossible circumstances since Anthony Foley’s death.

# suaf - Friday 19 May, 2017

Donnacha Ryan departing Munster with some frustration, but also a new crop of 'heroes'
# Full Circle
From The42
# Full Circle

Donnacha Ryan departing Munster with some frustration, but also a new crop of 'heroes'

May 19th 2017, 4:57 PM 10,132 Views 18 Comments

The Tipperary man will play his last home game at Thomond Park tomorrow when Ospreys visit for the Pro12 semi-final.

# suaf - Monday 8 May, 2017

Time hasn't healed Munster pain from Saracens loss, but that standard drives them on
# Harsh Lessons
From The42
# Harsh Lessons

Time hasn't healed Munster pain from Saracens loss, but that standard drives them on

May 8th 2017, 7:17 AM 4,697 Views 1 Comment

The black shirts of the Ospreys will provide a fine proving ground for the lessons Munster learned from the Champions Cup semi-final.

# suaf - Saturday 6 May, 2017

'They've been under a cloud of pressure': Rassie pleased for players after topping table
# The 1 Seed
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# The 1 Seed

'They've been under a cloud of pressure': Rassie pleased for players after topping table

May 6th 2017, 9:07 PM 9,193 Views 3 Comments

The South African was also happy to see Conor Murray in ‘solid’ form on his return from injury.

Connacht end with a whimper as 7-try Munster roar to Pro12 summit
# Table Toppers
From The42
# Table Toppers

Connacht end with a whimper as 7-try Munster roar to Pro12 summit

May 6th 2017, 7:07 PM 25,898 Views 28 Comments

Connacht’s defence could not hold up to a hungry Munster onslaught.

# suaf - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

As you were: Erasmus happy to stick with same coaching team for next season
# Red Army
From The42
# Red Army

As you were: Erasmus happy to stick with same coaching team for next season

Apr 26th 2017, 6:30 AM 6,057 Views 7 Comments

Jerry Flannery, Felix Jones and Jacques Nienaber are all set to stay put.

# suaf - Monday 24 April, 2017

'We want silverware so badly': Munster determined to take Pro12 honours
# Bruised
From The42
# Bruised

'We want silverware so badly': Munster determined to take Pro12 honours

Apr 24th 2017, 6:14 AM 5,930 Views 15 Comments

‘We have to be harsh on ourselves today and say they were the better team and we’ve got to go again.’

# suaf - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'We gave them 45 minutes of hell,' says Ryan as Munster vow to come back stronger
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# SUAF

'We gave them 45 minutes of hell,' says Ryan as Munster vow to come back stronger

Apr 23rd 2017, 8:00 AM 10,891 Views 24 Comments

There was a toll to be paid for Munster’s high-tempo kicking game.

# suaf - Saturday 22 April, 2017

'We've got a few plans up our sleeve' - Munster hungry to upset Saracens
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'We've got a few plans up our sleeve' - Munster hungry to upset Saracens

Apr 22nd 2017, 7:40 AM 5,969 Views 13 Comments

Rassie Erasmus feels this Champions Cup semi-final is a litmus tests for his team.

# suaf - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Belfast win a turning point in Munster season, says Kilcoyne as return inter-pro looms
# Sliding Doors
From The42
# Sliding Doors

Belfast win a turning point in Munster season, says Kilcoyne as return inter-pro looms

Apr 12th 2017, 6:17 AM 5,297 Views 1 Comment

‘There is no point is saying that Saracens is not at the forefront of our minds,” admits the prop.

# suaf - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Munster show defensive mettle to to see off Glasgow in tough Pro12 clash
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Munster show defensive mettle to to see off Glasgow in tough Pro12 clash

Apr 8th 2017, 9:40 PM 30,375 Views 64 Comments

Rassie’s side are seven points clear of third-placed Ospreys with just three matches remaining in the regular season.

# suaf - Thursday 30 March, 2017

'An awful lot of it is down to Axel': Flannery's insight into Munster's year
# Red Army
From The42
# Red Army

'An awful lot of it is down to Axel': Flannery's insight into Munster's year

Mar 30th 2017, 7:28 PM 8,750 Views 11 Comments

The Munster scrum coach gave a fascinating interview on Sky Sports.

# suaf - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Ronan O'Mahony wants 'to give Rassie a headache' and push for honours
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Ronan O'Mahony wants 'to give Rassie a headache' and push for honours

Mar 22nd 2017, 8:21 AM 7,331 Views 8 Comments

The Garryowen club man has his sights set on Ireland’s summer tour in the US and Japan.

# suaf - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

'I am definitely not in the mix': Rassie commits to Munster despite Springbok struggles
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'I am definitely not in the mix': Rassie commits to Munster despite Springbok struggles

Feb 7th 2017, 1:47 AM 6,079 Views 8 Comments

The pressure is on Allister Coetzee after a disastrous 2016, but the Munster boss says he is staying put.

# suaf - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Munster strong favourites to earn home QF in front of another sold out Thomond
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From The42
# SUAF

Munster strong favourites to earn home QF in front of another sold out Thomond

Jan 21st 2017, 10:29 AM 6,918 Views 17 Comments

Rassie Erasmus’ men are expected to win convincingly in Limerick today.

# suaf - Monday 9 January, 2017

'This team is pretty emotionally intelligent' - Erasmus proud of Munster in Paris
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# SUAF

'This team is pretty emotionally intelligent' - Erasmus proud of Munster in Paris

Jan 9th 2017, 7:00 AM 6,996 Views 8 Comments

The southern province moved to the top of Pool 1 of the Champions Cup with a big win over Racing.

# suaf - Saturday 7 January, 2017

As it happened: Racing 92 v Munster, Champions Cup
# Liveblog
From The42
# Liveblog

As it happened: Racing 92 v Munster, Champions Cup

Jan 7th 2017, 4:29 PM 54,175 Views 25 Comments

We were in Paris for Munster’s rescheduled clash with Ronan O’Gara and the French champions.

# suaf - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

'Our style of play has Axel written all over it': O'Mahony keeping emotions channelled for return to Paris
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'Our style of play has Axel written all over it': O'Mahony keeping emotions channelled for return to Paris

Jan 4th 2017, 7:55 AM 15,313 Views 13 Comments

“We’re not going to think about Axel any more than we do every other week.”

# suaf - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Earls a doubt for Munster's trip to Leicester as Rassie mulls Taute issue
# Down To David
From The42
# Down To David

Earls a doubt for Munster's trip to Leicester as Rassie mulls Taute issue

Dec 15th 2016, 6:28 AM 8,569 Views 35 Comments

The South African is looking forward to coaching Francis Saili into his back-line.

# suaf - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Munster's Edinburgh trip set for same weekend as Ireland face Scotland in Murrayfield
# Club And Country
From The42
# Club And Country

Munster's Edinburgh trip set for same weekend as Ireland face Scotland in Murrayfield

Dec 13th 2016, 2:47 PM 11,039 Views 15 Comments

Get your digs sorted sooner rather than later.