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# munster-rugby - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Scannell to make first start of the season for Munster's trip to Glasgow

Rassie Erasmus has made one change to his team for tomorrow night’s game against the Scottish outfit.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Munster and Leinster Rugby lead tributes to the late Pat Geraghty RIP

Munster and Leinster Rugby lead tributes to the late Pat Geraghty

The former media manager for both provinces has passed away after a long battle with illness.

Rassie resists temptation to bring Lions back for 'a hell of a challenge' against Glasgow

But Ulster will have Iain Henderson available for the visit of the Dragons.

Erasmus thinks his former assistant Wessels would be a good fit at Munster

“I can vouch for his character, I worked with him and can vouch for his work ethic.”

# munster-rugby - Monday 18 September, 2017

Good news on the injury front for Munster's Dave Kilcoyne and JJ Hanrahan

Duncan Casey and Sam Arnold will also return to full training this week for the southern province.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Valuable win in Wales keeps undefeated Munster on top

Tries from Jean Kleyn and Darren Sweetnam helped last season’s finalists to overcome Ospreys.

# munster-rugby - Friday 15 September, 2017

Taute and Farrell's muscular midfield partnership gives Munster an added dimension

The pair are named to start again in tomorrow’s Pro14 trip to Ospreys.

Bleyendaal returns to captain Munster for tomorrow's trip to face Ospreys

Just the one change after last weekend’s comprehensive win at Thomond Park.

Rassie Erasmus's former assistant reportedly in the mix to replace him at Munster

Munster linked with late move for Western Force coach Dave Wessels.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

O'Donoghue targets fast start to season to retain place in congested Munster back row

“Even for a younger lad and I class myself as one of the younger lads, it’s a chance for me to step up as a leader.”

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Munster want to give youth a chance before bringing in second row injury cover

Gerbrandt Grobler’s injury has depleted Rassie Erasmus’ resources further.

# munster-rugby - Monday 11 September, 2017

'It’s nice when the young dogs get into the neighbourhood and they start lifting their legs'

Rassie Erasmus is pleased at the squad depth that is building at Munster after watching several of the province’s young players impress.

South African lock will have to wait until 2018 for competitive Munster debut

Gerbrandt Grobler has undergone surgery on the ankle injury he sustained in a pre-season game.

Pro14's South African additions desperately seek home comforts after disastrous start

It’s only fair to reserve judgement until the Cheetahs and Kings play at home, but there are already questions over how competitive they can be in the Pro14.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 10 September, 2017

'I'm filling in for those guys but want to try and put as much pressure on them'

Alex Wootton has enjoyed a sensational start to the season as he comes of age at Munster.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 9 September, 2017

'It's nice to have 10 points but the reality check will come if you think you're pretty good'

Rassie Erasmus isn’t getting carried away with Munster’s fast start to the season.

Four-try Wootton takes centre stage as Munster ruthlessly tear Cheetahs apart

The young winger helped the southern province to a second bonus point victory of the season.

'I know them really, really well. Some of them were my best men and organised the wedding'

Rassie Erasmus welcomes old friends to Thomond Park later as Munster look to tame the Cheetahs.

# munster-rugby - Friday 8 September, 2017

Young Munster and Connacht centres facing lengthy period on the sideline

Dan Goggin and Peter Robb have both been ruled out for the first half of the season.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 7 September, 2017

O'Driscoll: 'ROG has to be careful about how quickly he finds himself back in his dream role'

Brian O’Driscoll isn’t impressed by how Munster have dealt with Erasmus’ departure.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

A familiar Munster face persuaded me to join from Grenoble, says new centre Chris Farrell

Mike Pendergast worked with the 24-year-old in France.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

'It might be for some and it might not be for others - nobody's trying to nail Munster'

The coach says he’s confident that his pending departure won’t lead to a loss of focus in his players.

# munster-rugby - Monday 4 September, 2017

Knee injury rules Munster's young centre out for 'the foreseeable future'

Dan Goggin lasted just eight minutes after coming off the bench in Friday’s win against Benetton Treviso.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Concern for Munster's young centre Goggin after serious knee injury in Treviso win

The southern province played the final few minutes with 14 men after Goggin was stretchered off.

# munster-rugby - Friday 1 September, 2017

With Andy Farrell watching, Munster rack up six tries and brush aside Benetton challenge

Jean Kleyn scored a brace as Rassie Erasmus’ side had a bonus-point wrapped up by the 31st minute.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 31 August, 2017

New signing Grobler to see a specialist as Munster confirm Oliver absence until 2018

James Cronin is also set to miss the opening rounds of the province’s Guinness Pro14 campaign.

Munster hand debuts to academy duo and Chris Farrell for Pro14 opener

The southern province welcome Benetton Treviso to Musgrave Park tomorrow evening.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Stander targets Aviva showdown with Leinster as his first game of the season Cj

Stander targets Aviva showdown with Leinster as his first game of the season

The number eight has only just returned to pre-season after an extended break.

# munster-rugby - Monday 28 August, 2017

Young flanker to undergo surgery ahead of Munster's Pro14 opener

Conor Oliver is set for a spell on the sidelines due to a shoulder injury sustained in pre-season.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 26 August, 2017

When reality meets resilience: why Cian Bohane quit professional rugby at 25

“People talk about living the dream, but what dream are we talking about here?”

# munster-rugby - Thursday 24 August, 2017

O'Callaghan and Stringer on the losing side as Munster steal late victory from Worcester

The Irish province ran out 35-26 winners in the pre-season clash.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Familiar faces! O'Callaghan and Stringer named to start against Munster tomorrow night

The Irish rugby greats will be in action for Worcester Warriors in the pre-season clash.

'There must be some supporters that really don’t like me now'

Rassie Erasmus has spoken about his departure from Munster at this morning’s Pro14 launch in Dublin.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Home comforts for Leinster and Ulster while Munster head to France for European opener

EPCR have announced the 2017-18 fixture details.

Erasmus ready to walk away before December if Munster ask

The South African says he will leave tomorrow if the province asks him to.

Munster add to front-row options with signing of Sale Sharks prop

Ciaran Parker joins the southern province after making 12 appearances for the Aviva Premiership club.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

5,000 calories a day: The fuel that's getting Munster through pre-season Munster Munch This post contains videos

5,000 calories a day: The fuel that's getting Munster through pre-season

Beef stir fry, pulled pork and bacon and cabbage are all popular with the men in red.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Leinster face early tour of South Africa as Pro14 fixtures released

Ulster’s opening fixture versus the Cheetahs will be broadcast on South African tv.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

I'm not the man to replace Rassie at Munster, insists Rob Penney

The former Reds boss has two more years in Japan.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Farrell targets silverware as debut season with Munster looms Centre Of Attention This post contains videos

Farrell targets silverware as debut season with Munster looms

The former Ulster centre has joined the southern province after three seasons in France.