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#Saracens

# saracens-fc - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Munster's European season crumbles in comprehensive Saracens defeat
# Down And Out
# Down And Out

Munster's European season crumbles in comprehensive Saracens defeat

Jan 17th 2015, 2:54 PM 21,059 Views 62 Comments

Anthony Foley’s men were hugely disappointing against the impressive Premiership side.

As it happened: Saracens v Munster, Champions Cup
# Minute-by-Minute
# Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Saracens v Munster, Champions Cup

Jan 17th 2015, 12:00 PM 38,173 Views 84 Comments

We’re live from Allianz Park as Munster’s European campaign hangs by a thread.

Munster backed in to a corner, but have the tools to claw past Saracens
# SUAF
# SUAF

Munster backed in to a corner, but have the tools to claw past Saracens

Jan 17th 2015, 12:05 AM 5,535 Views 12 Comments

A little earlier than planned, but Munster won’t shirk the need to play knockout cup rugby in England today.

# saracens-fc - Friday 16 January, 2015

Huge loss for Munster as Murray misses make-or-break Saracens clash
# Key Man
# Key Man

Huge loss for Munster as Murray misses make-or-break Saracens clash

Jan 16th 2015, 11:45 AM 8,901 Views 41 Comments

Duncan Williams will start at scrum-half for Munster at Allianz Park tomorrow.

# saracens-fc - Thursday 15 January, 2015

'We can’t get around to every Munster fan to say thank you, but we’d love to' -- Peter O'Mahony
# Captain Leader Blindside
# Captain Leader Blindside

'We can’t get around to every Munster fan to say thank you, but we’d love to' -- Peter O'Mahony

Jan 15th 2015, 6:30 AM 4,894 Views 17 Comments

As the intensity increases from the spotlight and the competition, Munster’s turnover machine is showing a glimpse of his human side.

# saracens-fc - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Cool hand Paulie out to 'pull something from the fire' against Saracens
# Win Or Bust
# Win Or Bust

Cool hand Paulie out to 'pull something from the fire' against Saracens

Jan 14th 2015, 8:00 AM 4,268 Views 2 Comments

A win gives Munster a chance of qualifying or the Champions Cup quarter-finals, but that’s all O’Connell wants.

# saracens-fc - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Munster awaiting scan result as Conor Murray sits out training with neck injury
# 9 Problems
# 9 Problems

Munster awaiting scan result as Conor Murray sits out training with neck injury

Jan 13th 2015, 4:54 PM 5,769 Views 12 Comments

The scrum-half is a crucial component of the province’s gameplan, but he is now an injury doubt for the Sarcens fixture.

# saracens-fc - Monday 5 January, 2015

We almost saw another entry into the lucrative 'forwards who have scored a drop goal' group
# Hidden Talent
# Hidden Talent

We almost saw another entry into the lucrative 'forwards who have scored a drop goal' group

Jan 5th 2015, 6:24 PM 5,932 Views 4 Comments

It didn’t count but Saracens ‘Alistair Hargreaves can still be proud of his effort.

# saracens-fc - Sunday 4 January, 2015

'We don't want to meet our players in 20 years time and find them suffering from dementia'
# Long Term Impact
# Long Term Impact

'We don't want to meet our players in 20 years time and find them suffering from dementia'

Jan 4th 2015, 12:30 PM 7,391 Views 15 Comments

Premiership rugby side Saracens have launched a ground-breaking concussion programme.

# saracens-fc - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Saracens' policy for extra tickets for their Munster match is basically 'no Irish need apply'
# Suspicious Accents
# Suspicious Accents

Saracens' policy for extra tickets for their Munster match is basically 'no Irish need apply'

Dec 20th 2014, 11:53 AM 21,879 Views 62 Comments

Saracens are treating Irish requests for extra tickets with ‘suspicion’.

# saracens-fc - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Champions Cup wrap: Saracens claim top spot in Pool 1 with win over Sale
# Round-Up
# Round-Up

Champions Cup wrap: Saracens claim top spot in Pool 1 with win over Sale

Dec 13th 2014, 7:53 PM 3,542 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, Racing got the better of a gutsy Ospreys while Northampton obliterated a sorry Treviso.

# saracens-fc - Sunday 7 December, 2014

It's slightly frightening how speedy Charlie Hodgson looked skinning defenders yesterday
# Wheels
# Wheels

It's slightly frightening how speedy Charlie Hodgson looked skinning defenders yesterday

Dec 7th 2014, 4:31 PM 6,403 Views 2 Comments

When did Hodgson turn into Luke Fitzgerald?

# saracens-fc - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Saracens pile pressure on Munster with crucial away win at Sale
# Fine Margins
# Fine Margins

Saracens pile pressure on Munster with crucial away win at Sale

Dec 6th 2014, 2:51 PM 3,843 Views 0 Comments

A piece of play from Charlie Hodgson helped Saracens to four points.

# saracens-fc - Saturday 25 October, 2014

Ben Kay and some of the Sarries boys think CJ Stander was faking an injury last night
# Play Acting
# Play Acting

Ben Kay and some of the Sarries boys think CJ Stander was faking an injury last night

Oct 25th 2014, 2:12 PM 13,815 Views 31 Comments

Kay and co. reckon Stander dived to get Rhys Gill a yellow card.

Andrew Conway impresses on a 'good day' for Foley's Munster
# Good Day
# Good Day

Andrew Conway impresses on a 'good day' for Foley's Munster

Oct 25th 2014, 12:34 PM 5,716 Views 10 Comments

The southern province’s head coach excused Ian Keatley’s four misses from the tee at Thomond Park.

5 talking points after Munster drive to victory over Saracens
# Big Issues
# Big Issues

5 talking points after Munster drive to victory over Saracens

Oct 25th 2014, 9:35 AM 16,844 Views 24 Comments

Excellent forwards, clever kicking, the yellow card, Keatley off the tee and set-piece power.

# saracens-fc - Friday 24 October, 2014

'It was harsh to ever call out that group of lunatics' - Peter O'Mahony
# Red Army
# Red Army

'It was harsh to ever call out that group of lunatics' - Peter O'Mahony

Oct 24th 2014, 11:16 PM 17,602 Views 36 Comments

Thomond Park was a sell-out as Anthony Foley’s Munster delivered on the pitch.

Aggressive Munster outmuscle Saracens in Thomond Park dogfight
# Pack Power
# Pack Power

Aggressive Munster outmuscle Saracens in Thomond Park dogfight

Oct 24th 2014, 9:48 PM 13,716 Views 33 Comments

It was tight for long periods but once again Munster’s forward power proved the difference.

As it happened: Munster v Saracens, Champions Cup
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Munster v Saracens, Champions Cup

Oct 24th 2014, 8:38 PM 76,687 Views 56 Comments

We were live from Thomond Park as Anthony Foley’s side strove to make it two wins from two in Pool 1.

All-rounders Saracens resemble Munster teams of the past - O'Mahony
# Friday Night Lights
# Friday Night Lights

All-rounders Saracens resemble Munster teams of the past - O'Mahony

Oct 24th 2014, 7:50 AM 3,979 Views 5 Comments

Despite going into Friday’s game on the back of three successive victories, the Munster skipper insists his side are the underdogs.

# saracens-fc - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Pienaar, penalties and late poaches: Munster's history with Saracens
# Round Six
# Round Six

Pienaar, penalties and late poaches: Munster's history with Saracens

Oct 23rd 2014, 3:13 PM 5,646 Views 4 Comments

Can the southern province get back to winning ways against the Premiership side?

Foley shuffles Munster front row for Saracens test
# Team News
# Team News

Foley shuffles Munster front row for Saracens test

Oct 23rd 2014, 12:19 PM 7,004 Views 46 Comments

James Cronin and BJ Botha both start in Thomond Park tomorrow.

Foley needs Munster to find crucial 5% as Saracens visit Thomond
# Central Concerns
# Central Concerns

Foley needs Munster to find crucial 5% as Saracens visit Thomond

Oct 23rd 2014, 6:45 AM 3,174 Views 19 Comments

The southern province are likely to stick with Denis Hurley and Andrew Smith in the midfield.

# saracens-fc - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Openside O'Donnell living the Munster tradition of breakdown competition
# Nuisance
# Nuisance

Openside O'Donnell living the Munster tradition of breakdown competition

Oct 22nd 2014, 8:45 AM 8,362 Views 42 Comments

The 27-year-old Tipp native discusses competing for steals and CJ Stander’s impact with ball in hand.

# saracens-fc - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Munster's Zebo eager for head-to-head against 'nice guy' Chris Ashton
# Ash Splash
# Ash Splash

Munster's Zebo eager for head-to-head against 'nice guy' Chris Ashton

Oct 21st 2014, 8:15 AM 7,811 Views 13 Comments

The Irish province welcome Saracens to Thomond Park on Friday night for what should be a superb Pool 1 clash.

# saracens-fc - Monday 20 October, 2014

Add Sale to the list: 8 times Munster have stolen victory at the death
# Late Drama
# Late Drama

Add Sale to the list: 8 times Munster have stolen victory at the death

Oct 20th 2014, 1:42 PM 6,697 Views 13 Comments

Poor Saracens have been scalped twice by Munster at the end of European encounters.

# saracens-fc - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Saracens warm up for Thomond Park with four-try win against Clermont
# Top Of The Pool
# Top Of The Pool

Saracens warm up for Thomond Park with four-try win against Clermont

Oct 18th 2014, 5:31 PM 5,645 Views 3 Comments

Chris Ashton and David Strettle scored braces for Mark McCall’s men in a 30-23 victory.

# saracens-fc - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Poll: Can Munster top Pool 1 of the European Rugby Champions Cup?
# Eurovision
# Eurovision

Poll: Can Munster top Pool 1 of the European Rugby Champions Cup?

Oct 15th 2014, 1:03 PM 7,218 Views 29 Comments

Anthony Foley’s side face a tough task to qualify from a pool containing two English sides and a French powerhouse.

# saracens-fc - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Big prop makes great break, then things get a little hairy
# Show And Go
# Show And Go

Big prop makes great break, then things get a little hairy

Oct 1st 2014, 3:10 PM 9,447 Views 0 Comments

Tighthead props rarely practice what to do after they make an electric break.

# saracens-fc - Monday 29 September, 2014

Good lord, the Saracens scrum is wrecking everything in its path
# Full Throttle
# Full Throttle

Good lord, the Saracens scrum is wrecking everything in its path

Sep 29th 2014, 4:01 PM 6,344 Views 5 Comments

The Sarries pack went from 0-60 in an instant against Sale.

# saracens-fc - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Oh no! Benjamin Fall might have a terminal case of white line fever
# Butter Fingers
# Butter Fingers

Oh no! Benjamin Fall might have a terminal case of white line fever

Sep 28th 2014, 7:30 PM 8,467 Views 1 Comment

The Montpellier winger butchered a try scoring opportunity against Toulon yesterday.

# saracens-fc - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Here’s your definitive Pro12, Aviva Premiership and Top 14 power rankings
# Power Rankings
# Power Rankings

Here’s your definitive Pro12, Aviva Premiership and Top 14 power rankings

Sep 16th 2014, 12:44 PM 4,611 Views 7 Comments

Saracens impressed again while Toulon were upset at home.

# saracens-fc - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Mike Brown made a sensational try-saving tackle against Saracens yesterday
# Last Ditch Defending
# Last Ditch Defending

Mike Brown made a sensational try-saving tackle against Saracens yesterday

Sep 13th 2014, 5:26 PM 6,759 Views 12 Comments

It’s not over ’til it’s over.

O'Shea stunned by scale of Saracens loss
# Utter Annihilation
# Utter Annihilation

O'Shea stunned by scale of Saracens loss

Sep 13th 2014, 9:19 AM 10,359 Views 4 Comments

Harlequins were thumped 39-0 at home by a ruthless Saracens side last night.

# saracens-fc - Monday 8 September, 2014

Here's your definitive Pro12, Aviva Premiership and Top 14 power rankings
# Power Rankings
# Power Rankings

Here's your definitive Pro12, Aviva Premiership and Top 14 power rankings

Sep 8th 2014, 1:28 PM 6,407 Views 12 Comments

Week one of the Pro 12 and the Aviva featured some powerful performances.

# saracens-fc - Thursday 24 July, 2014

I went to every Ireland game at 2010 World Cup and thought 'I should be out there'
# Better Late Than Never
# Better Late Than Never

I went to every Ireland game at 2010 World Cup and thought 'I should be out there'

Jul 24th 2014, 7:30 AM 3,552 Views 0 Comments

Kerrie Ann Craddock made her Ireland debut at the age of 29 but is eager to make up for lost time.

# saracens-fc - Sunday 25 May, 2014

'Giteau can do anything' gushes Wilkinson after exiled Aussie's cup heroics
# Wizard From Oz
# Wizard From Oz

'Giteau can do anything' gushes Wilkinson after exiled Aussie's cup heroics

May 25th 2014, 10:13 AM 6,821 Views 14 Comments

The soon-to-retire Toulon out-half praised his try-scoring teammate, who was left out of Australia’s World Cup squad in 2011.

# saracens-fc - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Armitage and Smith drive Toulon to Heineken Cup victory over Saracens
# Victoire
# Victoire

Armitage and Smith drive Toulon to Heineken Cup victory over Saracens

May 24th 2014, 7:04 PM 12,403 Views 55 Comments

The French side secured back-to-back titles with a clinical performance against Mark McCall’s men.

# saracens-fc - Friday 2 May, 2014

Fitting swansong for Alain Rolland as he gets Heineken Cup final reffing gig
# Last Call
# Last Call

Fitting swansong for Alain Rolland as he gets Heineken Cup final reffing gig

May 2nd 2014, 5:01 PM 13,856 Views 27 Comments

One of these men is off to Cardiff at the end of the month. The other is Munster legend Paul O’Connell.

# saracens-fc - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Saracens' name on the Heineken Cup? Ashton breaks record as Clermont crumble
# Chokes And Tackles
# Chokes And Tackles

Saracens' name on the Heineken Cup? Ashton breaks record as Clermont crumble

Apr 26th 2014, 4:35 PM 15,688 Views 52 Comments

The England winger surpassed the record for tournament tries and referee Nigel Owens made his mark.