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#Johann Muller

# johann-muller - Sunday 3 May, 2020

'It turned out to be the best four years of my career by a country mile'

Johann Muller says David Humphreys played a huge role in making his time in Ulster such a happy one.

# johann-muller - Saturday 11 November, 2017

'You play rugby and think you have stress and things to worry about, until you meet the real life'

We caught up with former Ulster captain and Springbok lock Johann Muller to talk farming in a drought, bountiful times for Iain Henderson and a telling month for South African rugby.

# johann-muller - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

'I need to work harder than everyone else' - Ulster's Franco van der Merwe

The South African second row has been tasked with replacing Johann Muller this season.

# johann-muller - Friday 1 August, 2014

Rory Best named new Ulster captain

The 30-year-old hooker says he is honoured to take over from the retired Johann Muller.

# johann-muller - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Ulster's latest South African import not looking to reinvent the wheel

The Ulstermen are now four weeks into their pre-season.

# johann-muller - Monday 19 May, 2014

Muller may make move into coaching after a year back on the farm

The lock has already declined offers in favour of enjoying some well-deserved R&R in the Southern Cape.

# johann-muller - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Ulster captain Johann Muller: 'I was so, so grateful for this day'

‘The reception from the crowd at the back end of the game was something to treasure for the rest of my life.’

# johann-muller - Saturday 3 May, 2014

In pictures: Ulster captain Johann Muller says goodbye to Ravenhill

Loosehead prop Tom Court also took the chance to bid the northern province’s home fans farewell.

# johann-muller - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

'Saracens deserve their place in the final, but did they deserve a place in the semis?' -- Johann Muller

The Ulster captain and his province are still finding the pain of their European exit hard to take.

# johann-muller - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Payne challenge a yellow but red card 'very harsh', says Muller

French referee Jerome Garces will not be welcome back at Ravenhill any time soon.

'Trimble, Henry and Ravenhill roar will help Ulster topple Saracens' - Adam D'Arcy

Former Ulster fullback Adam D’Arcy gives his take on this afternoon’s Heineken Cup quarter final.

# johann-muller - Friday 28 February, 2014

'Fire in the belly, ice in the head' - Johann Muller is an Ulster legend

Former Ulster fullback Adam D’Arcy explains what has made the South African such a vital presence at the province.

# johann-muller - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Muller will be 'massively missed' at Ulster says Andrew Trimble

The Ireland wing has paid tribute to the South African’s outstanding leadership at the province.

Ulster captain Johann Muller will retire at the end of this season

The 34-year-old feels he is playing well, but has decided to listen to his ‘body’s point of view’.

# johann-muller - Sunday 19 January, 2014

Muller pays tribute to Pienaar as Ulster clinch Ravenhill quarter final

The South African scrum-half was at the centre of everything good Ulster achieved in a vital win against Leicester.

# johann-muller - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Best and Muller return to face Montpellier

Mark Anscombe has picked the fit-again pair for tomorrow night’s Heineken Cup Pool 5 game.

# johann-muller - Friday 13 December, 2013

Ulster v Treviso: Three key battles to decide the return leg

Experienced locks, exciting fullbacks and decisive scrum-halves; here are the vital head-to-heads.

# johann-muller - Monday 9 December, 2013

‘It’s amazing what sport can do’: Muller looks back on Mandela’s World Cup

The Ulster captain looks back on the moment Pienaar and Mandela met on the field.

# johann-muller - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Ulster's Johann Muller explains the workings of the line-out

The South African joined the to discuss the finer details of his favourite set-piece.

# johann-muller - Monday 2 December, 2013

Payne still a doubt for Ulster as Muller comes back into the mix

There was also good news for Paddy Wallace who is nearing a full recovery from a long-term knee injury.

# johann-muller - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Murray set for Cardiff disciplinary visit after elbow citing

Meanwhile, Ulster captain Johann Muller faces an extended period on the sidelines with a calf injury.

# johann-muller - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

'You want to play against the best in the world': Muller ready for Tigers

As Ulster gear up for Friday night’s visit of Leicester, the South African captain is excited.

# johann-muller - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Johann Muller to consider retirement at end of season

‘Let’s see how the season goes,’ the Springbok said of his chances of playing beyond next May.

# johann-muller - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Muller wary of Dragons despite winning run in Wales

The Springbok says the Ulster squad is fully fit and eager to get back doing what they love.

# johann-muller - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

Pro12: Muller commits to Ulster while Munster regret cutting 'Strings' loose

Connacht will be say goodbye to another coach this summer and Eoin O’Malley is ready for an overdue comeback.

# johann-muller - Friday 4 January, 2013

'We haven't won anything or done anything yet' - Ulster's Chris Henry

The back-row will captain the Pro12 leaders against Scarlets this evening.

# johann-muller - Friday 14 December, 2012

The Saints are coming: Henderson moves to lock as Ulster make just 1 enforced change

Chris Henry will captain the side as they look to take another step towards sealing a home quarter final.

# johann-muller - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Gone again: Muller due another 8 weeks out with fractured arm

The Ulster captain left the pitch early last night and looks set to be out until February.

# johann-muller - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Heineken Cup: Henderson, Trimble preferred for Ulster's Northampton trip

Mark Anscombe has resisted the temptation to unleash Craig Gilroy and Nick Williams on the Saints from the start.

# johann-muller - Sunday 2 December, 2012

As it happened: Scarlets v Ulster, RaboDirect Pro12

Captain Johann Muller returned as Ulster took on Scarlets, with Ireland winger Craig Gilroy also featuring.

# johann-muller - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

It's impossible for Kidney to ignore young Ulster stars - Ian Humphreys

The London Irish out-half has predicted bright international futures for his former teammates.

# johann-muller - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Pro12: Muller in line for Ulster return

Captain Johann Muller could be fit in time to help Ulster make it a perfect 10 in the RaboDirect Pro12 this weekend.

# johann-muller - Friday 26 October, 2012

Chris Henry's journey from 'wee blonde prop' to Ulster captain

The Belfast native will lead his province into tonight’s RaboDirect Pro12 clash with Newport Gwent Dragons.

# johann-muller - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Wilson set for Ulster second coming

Stephen Ferris is also named in Mark Anscombe’s extended squad for the Pro12 trip to the Dragons on Friday.

# johann-muller - Monday 22 October, 2012

Heineken Cup: Winning ugly is a thing of beauty for unbeaten Ulster

The wins just keep on coming for Mark Anscombe’s men and the Dragons are next to be slayed.

# johann-muller - Sunday 21 October, 2012

Thumb wars: Ligament damage to sideline Muller for 8 weeks

The Ulster captain injured his thumb in Friday’s Heineken Cup win over Glasgow.

# johann-muller - Friday 12 October, 2012

Muller: Tragedy reminds us just how lucky we are to play rugby

‘The only thing we know how to do is train hard and put a smile on your face by doing what we love.’ Says the Ulster skipper.

# johann-muller - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

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VIDEO: Provincial captains gearing up for Heineken Cup campaigns

Munster’s Doug Howlett declared that Leinster would be ‘watched closely be all the teams’.

# johann-muller - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Heineken Cup: Provincial captains talk up their side's trophy chances

This year’s competition was officially launched at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Tuesday.

# johann-muller - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Ulster captain Johann Muller pays tribute to Nevin Spence

“I have no doubt that he would have gone on to play for Ireland on many occasions.”

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