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# suaf - Today’s News

European title 'a void that needs to be filled' for Zebo and Munster

While Zebo is unable to rule out a move away from his native province, the prospect of bringing a trophy home sounds like a reason to stay.

# suaf - Sunday 15 October, 2017

'In the last two or three minutes we tried hard to throw it away' - Rassie

Munster’s late indiscipline went unpunished in Castres.

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

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

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

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’

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'

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

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

‘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

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

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

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

‘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'

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'

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

# suaf - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Holland heaps praise on 'Bakkies Botha type' Kleyn

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

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

“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

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.”

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