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#SUAF

# suaf - Friday 30 June, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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'

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

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 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

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

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

‘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

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

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

‘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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

“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

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

Get your digs sorted sooner rather than later.

# suaf - Saturday 10 December, 2016

Tigers don't get a sniff as Sweetnam stars in magnificent Munster win

Erasmus’ men never looked in danger with brilliant performances all over the park.

Erasmus' Munster can call on Thomond fervour as they welcome Leicester

The southern province are on a run of six consecutive wins since Anthony Foley passed away.

# suaf - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

CJ Stander is the RWI Player of the Year after making a big impact on the international stage

The South African-born back row has led Munster and contributed three tries in 10 Tests for his adopted country.

# suaf - Friday 18 November, 2016

Postponed after Foley death, Munster's meeting with Racing 92 scheduled for January

Munster’s Pro12 trip to Edinburgh has been postponed to facilitate the European match.

# suaf - Saturday 12 November, 2016

'I think my heart is turning Irish' - Erasmus feeling the Munster passion

Tommy O’Donnell feels that Munster’s fans are appreciating the work rate they’re seeing on the pitch.

# suaf - Friday 11 November, 2016

Cronin injury only downside to 'humbling' night for Erasmus

The prop had to be replaced during a frenetic first-half.

As it happened: Munster v Maori All Blacks

We went minute-by-minute as Rassie pitted his province against an impressive touring Kiwi side.

# suaf - Friday 28 October, 2016

As it happened: Ulster v Munster, Guinness Pro12

We went minute-by-minute for the first of this weekend’s inter-pros.

'We all have to try and pick up the slack together and try and fill the void that Axel has left'

Hooker Niall Scannell views tonight’s inter-pro clash with Ulster as a welcome distraction after a tough two weeks.

# suaf - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Taute vows to 'serve the jersey with the pride and passion it deserves' during short Munster stay

The Springbok was signed on a short-term deal to cover Francis Saili’s absence and has already made his presence felt.

# suaf - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

'We are missing Axel at training, at meetings, in the office': Munster still beset with grief

Director of rugby Erasmus is trying to prepare a side to face Ulster after the intensely emotional win over Glasgow Warriors.

# suaf - Monday 24 October, 2016

'That's the way we can rebuild Munster to where it was' - Erasmus

CJ Stander said the grief over Anthony Foley’s death drove the province to success against Glasgow.

# suaf - Saturday 22 October, 2016

Munster boys become men to deliver performance Axel would be proud of

‘It was a privilege to experience what we’ve experienced here.’

It had to be! Enda Bolger's Stand Up And Fight wins the 2.30 at Punchestown

The JP McManus-owned horse won the maiden hurdle.

# suaf - Friday 21 October, 2016

Stander to wear number 24 as Munster retire 8 jersey for tomorrow

Peter O’Mahony leads the team at Thomond Park tomorrow.

# suaf - Sunday 16 October, 2016

Munster fans pay a poignant tribute to Anthony Foley in Paris

The southern province’s faithful sang in memory of Axel.

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