Back in harness: David Wallace returns to Munster squad

Irish international is on the brink of a long-awaited comeback from injury as Munster prepare to face Aironi.

David Wallace: road to recovery.
David Wallace: road to recovery.
Image: INPHO/Donall Farmer

DAVID WALLACE IS back in the Munster squad.

The Irish international has been named in the panel for the first time this season, as the Reds prepare to face Aironi in Italy in the RaboDirect Pro12.

The flanker missed out on last year’s Rugby World Cup in New Zealand when he sustained a knee injury, thanks to a tackle from by Manu Tuilagi, in the August international against England in Dublin.

Simon Zebo and Denis Hurley are also included in the squad are, having both spent the week with the Ireland squad in Carton House.

Munster Squad: M Horan, W Du Preez, BJ Botha, J Ryan, D Fogarty, M Sherry, S Archer, B Holland, I Nagle, M O’Driscoll, Dave O’Callaghan, T O’Donnell, P Butler, J Coughlan, D Wallace, C Sheridan, D Williams, I Keatley, S Deasy, S Zebo, L Mafi, S Tokula, L O’Dea, D Hurley, F Jones, S Scanlon, J Murphy.

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