Munster A team to face Nottingham

Head Coach Peter Malone has named the Munster A team for tomorrow night’s British & Irish Cup clash against Nottingham at Ladybay with seven Greencore Munster Rugby Academy players included in the squad (7.45pm). Calvin Nash and Fineen Wycherley, who have both signed development contracts this week, are among the starters. Current B&I Cup holders Munster lie […]

Munster team to face Ulster on New Year’s Day

As expected, Head Coach Johann van Graan names a much-changed side for the Guinness PRO14 Interprovincial against Ulster on New Year’s Day at Kingspan Stadium (5.35pm). In making 11 changes to the starting XV that suffered defeat to Leinster in Thomond Park four days ago, James Cronin, Niall Scannell and John Ryan start together in […]

Thomond Park Sold Out For Leinster Clash on St Stephen’s Day

The scene is set for another momentous atmosphere at Thomond Park on St Stephen’s Day as all 26,267 tickets have now been sold for Munster’s clash with Interpro rivals Leinster in the Guinness PRO14 (3.15pm). Additional seating has been installed in the North and South Terraces to facilitate as many supporters as possible with the […]

JP Ferreira confirmed as Defence Coach for Munster Rugby

Munster Rugby and the IRFU can confirm that JP Ferreira will join the province as Defence Coach having signed a contract until June 2020. The 34-year-old makes the move from Super Rugby side Lions Rugby where he held the position of Defence Coach since 2013, helping the side to a Currie Cup Championship in 2015 […]

Books of Condolence to be opened across Munster for Anthony Foley RIP

Books of Condolence will be opened across Munster from Monday 17 October in memory of Munster Rugby legend Anthony Foley. The 42-year-old died overnight (Sat- Sun morning) in Paris, as he was preparing for Munster’s first game in this season’s European Champions Cup. As a mark of respect the seven local authorities in Munster (Clare County […]

Win Tickets to Munster v Leinster match and reception worth €700

Irish Guide Dogs is offering supporters a chance to win 4 Thomond Suite hospitality suite and match tickets worth €700 for Munster v Leinster on 26th December in Thomond Park, Limerick at 5pm. Raffle tickets cost €10 and are available exclusively online at www.guidedogs.ie The prize includes 4 match tickets, Thomond Suite hospitality, a three-course […]

SEAT Ireland announce official partnership with Munster Rugby

SEAT, Ireland’s fastest growing car brand, today announced a new partnership with Munster Rugby. The three year deal will see SEAT become the official car partner to Munster Rugby and title sponsor of the Munster Schools Senior and Junior Cups. The partnership also includes SEAT supporting Munster Rugby’s pre-season matches in the newly entitled ‘SEAT […]

Munster Rugby players lend support to charity cycle – The Countdown to Cycle4haiti begins!

There is just over two weeks to the third annual Cycle4haiti charity cycle, which aims to raise a raise €300,000 for The Soul of Haiti Foundation. The 228k cycle will take place over the May bank holiday weekend kicking off Saturday 5th May from three locations – Dublin, Sligo and Tipperary and converging in Athlone for an overnight rest. […]

Leinster 2/1 Favourites to Reclaim Heineken Cup

Boylesports Heineken Cup Odds Boylesports have installed Leinster as the 2/1 Heineken Cup favourites. The current European champions, who are boosted by the return to action of Brian O’Driscoll and Leo Cullen, are as short as 2/15 to conquer the Cardiff Blues in Saturday’s quarter final. Cardiff are a very appealing 6/1. The all Irish […]