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# munster-rugby - Yesterday’s News

True legend, role model, irreplaceable – the rugby world salutes Paul O’Connell

The Munster and Irish rugby great has hung up his boots.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Irishman Rochford learning the ropes with Lazio in Italy’s top league

The former Crosshaven prop is loving life in Rome and learning huge amounts.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Ireland U20 international opts to leave Ulster and sign two-year deal with Munster

Sammy Arnold will move south at the end of the season.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Castletroy too strong for St Clement’s as they reach final four

We’re getting to the business end of the Munster Senior Cup.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Chisholm try the difference as Munster come away from Italy with hard-fought win

It wasn’t pretty but Foley’s men get the job done in Parma.

# munster-rugby - Friday 29 January, 2016

Stander delighted after Earls and Murray commit futures to Munster

‘They’re leaders on the team and they’re unbelievable players, and they bring magic to the team.’

Sweetnam set for his first start as Munster change 8 for Zebre trip

James Cronin released by Ireland for tomorrow’s Pro12 clash.

Billy Holland is the latest Munster player to sign a new contract

Lock staying with Munster until the summer of 2018.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

They’re staying! Keith Earls and Conor Murray have both signed new IRFU contracts

Star duo commit to Munster and Ireland until after 2019 World Cup.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Munster close in on Irish tighthead Andress ahead of next season

The 32-year-old has spent the vast majority of his professional career in England.

‘We hope business gets done today’ – Munster still hopeful of hanging on to Earls

Ireland wing is set for a move to Saracens, according to reports.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 24 January, 2016

Munster’s European nightmare ends with four-try win against Treviso

Ronan O’Mahony was man of the match with two tries in Italy.

As it happened: Treviso v Munster, European Champions Cup

Munster’s European nightmare comes to an end this afternoon – but can they finish on a high? Follow the action live.

‘He told me Munster asked for me. The day after I took a plane to Ireland’

Uruguayan prop Mario Sagario tells The42 about his unusual route to playing for Munster.

# munster-rugby - Friday 22 January, 2016

Munster change two for Treviso, Cronin returns to squad

John Ryan and Donnacha Ryan both start in the Stadio Monigo on Sunday (1pm).

Two more Munster players have signed new contracts with the province

John Ryan and Andrew Conway have committed their futures to the province.

O’Mahony looks to step up for Munster with Six Nations closing in

The former Castletroy wing delivered a strong performance last weekend against Stade Français.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 21 January, 2016

‘He’s always done his talking on the pitch’ – Language barrier didn’t stop Stander’s international rise

Billy Holland has backed his Munster team-mate to succeed after Ireland call up.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

‘He’s still one of the lads’ – Retired Felix Jones pitches in at Munster

The former fullback has been helping out on the psychology side of things in Limerick.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Munster rule Kiwi import Bleyendaal out for 12 weeks with quad injury

The 25-year-old has started just three times for Munster since joining last year.

Ex-Munster man Coughlan wins player of the season award in France

The 35-year-old collected his prize at the LNR ceremony last night.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 17 January, 2016

‘I thought it was an unbelievable support considering the position we were in’

Munster head coach Anthony Foley was pleased with a win but knows that hard work lies ahead.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 16 January, 2016

CJ Stander: ‘The physicality and passion for the jersey came through for us’

Munster’s number eight was outstanding once again at Thomond Park.

Foley’s Munster earn bonus-point win to lift spirits at Thomond Park

The southern province were much-improved after last weekend’s defeat in Paris.

As it happened: Munster v Stade Français, Champions Cup

Anthony Foley’s men were playing for pride at Thomond Park after last week’s defeat in Paris.

# munster-rugby - Friday 15 January, 2016

Munster won’t wear their home jersey tomorrow after kit mix-up in Paris

The province failed to pack their black kit last weekend so must return the favour tomorrow.

Murray looks to rebound from Paris embarrassment under eye of ‘priceless’ Farrell

The Munster scrum-half disagrees with the idea that his side don’t have talent and passion.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 14 January, 2016

We’ll Leave it There So: Real Madrid transfer ban, Munster players stay put and all today’s sport

Meanwhile, a damning WADA report has put Russian athletics back in the spotlight.

Relief for Munster fans as Cronin and Sherry sign new contracts

Meanwhile, BJ Botha has ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament.

Moore and Madigan moves highlight the shifting ground for Irish provinces

The lure of England and France is greater than ever before.

Sherry feels Ireland ambitions can be improved with Munster turnaround

‘It doesn’t matter if we are out of Europe or we got hockeyed the week before, we have got everything to play for.’

Munster’s James Cronin set for move to England as Nagle opts for Leinster

The 25-year-old is close to agreeing a deal with a Premiership club, while Nagle is on his way to Leinster.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

‘My kids probably see it and feel it, my wife will feel it and see it, rather than me’

Munster head coach Anthony Foley hopes a win in Thomond Park this weekend will lift the pressure.

Munster optimistic about tying up new Murray, Earls and Zebo deals

Murray has an ‘attractive’ deal on the table, as does Earls, while Zebo is expecting on offer this week.

Munster CEO Fitzgerald calls on ‘fantastic’ fans to be realistic and patient

The southern province’s top man was on media duty in Limerick yesterday.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

‘To only owe €9m on a €39m stadium, that’s an unbelievable position to be in’

Munster CEO Garrett Fitzgerald believes the province has always been open to change.

Andy Farrell will initially work with Munster two training days each week

Garrett Fitzgerald doesn’t think the appointment undermines the position of head coach Anthony Foley.

Munster CEO says Anthony Foley is the right man to guide the province forward

The province have offered Foley a one-year contract extension.

That was quick! Andy Farrell is already at his first Munster training session

Munster’s new advisor met the players in Limerick earlier today.

Munster and IRFU make swift Farrell move in hope of sparking revival

The Englishman is a fascinating addition to the backroom team at the southern province.

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