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#Semi-final

# semi-final - Monday 15 April, 2019

Carbery still 'highly unlikely' for Munster as Earls and Kleyn look to prove fitness
# Injury Update
# Injury Update

Carbery still 'highly unlikely' for Munster as Earls and Kleyn look to prove fitness

Apr 15th 2019, 1:26 PM 9,465 Views 37 Comments

Tyler Bleyendaal is set to wear Munster’s number 10 shirt against Saracens.

# semi-final - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Olympics dream drives Ireland Women's 7s after hitting new marker in Sydney
# Tokyo 2020
# Tokyo 2020

Olympics dream drives Ireland Women's 7s after hitting new marker in Sydney

Feb 16th 2019, 9:00 AM 6,740 Views 3 Comments

The Irish squad achieved a best-ever finish on the Series in Sydney a fortnight ago.

# semi-final - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Watch Fitzgibbon Cup hurling semi-final live: UCC v DCU
# And It's Live
# And It's Live

Watch Fitzgibbon Cup hurling semi-final live: UCC v DCU

Feb 12th 2019, 4:50 PM 20,097 Views 1 Comment

Throw-in at Waterford is 5pm.

# semi-final - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

€35 million man enjoys full debut to remember as Milan beat Napoli to reach Coppa semis
# Impact
# Impact

€35 million man enjoys full debut to remember as Milan beat Napoli to reach Coppa semis

Jan 29th 2019, 10:30 PM 9,436 Views 2 Comments

Krzysztof Piatek registered a brace after only signing for the club last week.

Qatar book first-ever Asian Cup final berth but win marred by sandal-throwing UAE fans
# Politically Charged
# Politically Charged

Qatar book first-ever Asian Cup final berth but win marred by sandal-throwing UAE fans

Jan 29th 2019, 6:08 PM 9,633 Views 8 Comments

The 2022 World Cup hosts will meet Japan after an ill-tempered semi-final against the tournament hosts.

# semi-final - Sunday 13 January, 2019

Galway advance to FBD League final after dramatic penalty shoot-out in Tuam
# Spot Kicks
# Spot Kicks

Galway advance to FBD League final after dramatic penalty shoot-out in Tuam

Jan 13th 2019, 3:49 PM 12,769 Views 13 Comments

Barry McHugh’s late goal forced a shoot-out which Kevin Walsh’s men overcame 4-2 at Tuam Stadium.

# semi-final - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Advantage Spurs in Carabao Cup semi-final as Kane's VAR-assisted penalty sees off Chelsea
# Prince Harry
# Prince Harry

Advantage Spurs in Carabao Cup semi-final as Kane's VAR-assisted penalty sees off Chelsea

Jan 8th 2019, 9:57 PM 7,972 Views 6 Comments

Chelsea hit the post twice on Tuesday night but failed to find a breakthrough against Spurs.

# semi-final - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Ireland's Shane Ryan books worlds final spot with new Irish record time
# Swimming
# Swimming

Ireland's Shane Ryan books worlds final spot with new Irish record time

Dec 13th 2018, 1:20 PM 2,183 Views 1 Comment

The 24-year-old finished third in his 50m backstroke semi-final in China today.

# semi-final - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Everything you need to know about the 22-year-old Irish plumber on The X Factor semi final this weekend
# Brendan Murray
From The Daily Edge
# Brendan Murray

Everything you need to know about the 22-year-old Irish plumber on The X Factor semi final this weekend

Nov 24th 2018, 11:00 AM 10,684 Views 0 Comments

Let’s be real, you’re definitely not up to date with The X Factor.

# semi-final - Saturday 11 August, 2018

Rampant second half against Royals takes Galway to minor All-Ireland final
# Curtain Raiser
# Curtain Raiser

Rampant second half against Royals takes Galway to minor All-Ireland final

Aug 11th 2018, 5:11 PM 8,568 Views 2 Comments

Goals from Tinney, McCormack and Gill helped the Tribe sweep Meath aside.

# semi-final - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Semi-final lessons must kick in for Munster to lift silverware -- O'Mahony
# Into Practice
# Into Practice

Semi-final lessons must kick in for Munster to lift silverware -- O'Mahony

Aug 7th 2018, 6:24 PM 7,033 Views 14 Comments

The Munster captain is sick of learning lessons at the business end of the season.

Two changes to Galway team for All-Ireland U21 hurling semi-final with Tipp
# Starting XV
# Starting XV

Two changes to Galway team for All-Ireland U21 hurling semi-final with Tipp

Aug 7th 2018, 1:58 PM 10,466 Views 1 Comment

The Tribesmen are in a last-four clash at the Gaelic Grounds on Wednesday.

# semi-final - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Martinez hails 'magnificent' Belgium effort despite World Cup semi-final exit
# Red DEvils
# Red DEvils

Martinez hails 'magnificent' Belgium effort despite World Cup semi-final exit

Jul 10th 2018, 10:32 PM 4,627 Views 10 Comments

Despite a header from Samuel Umtiti sending France into the final, the Red Devils boss was happy with his team’s performance

# semi-final - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Leinster edge thrilling clash with Munster to secure Pro14 final against Scarlets
# Tense
# Tense

Leinster edge thrilling clash with Munster to secure Pro14 final against Scarlets

May 19th 2018, 5:21 PM 36,511 Views 106 Comments

It came down to the very death, but Leinster are still on for the double.

Fired-up Munster get first shot at toppling European champions Leinster
# Heating Up
# Heating Up

Fired-up Munster get first shot at toppling European champions Leinster

May 19th 2018, 7:00 AM 15,354 Views 18 Comments

There’s a place in the Guinness Pro14 final at stake at the RDS this afternoon.

# semi-final - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Munster's settled centre could hold the key in Pro14 semi
# Inter-pro
# Inter-pro

Munster's settled centre could hold the key in Pro14 semi

May 17th 2018, 1:26 AM 12,503 Views 22 Comments

Fatigue may or may not be a factor for Leinster, but they will be without key personnel in their defensive setup.

# semi-final - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

O'Mahony unwilling to sit back hoping history repeats on post-final Leinster
# Mew Ground
# Mew Ground

O'Mahony unwilling to sit back hoping history repeats on post-final Leinster

May 15th 2018, 6:55 AM 9,162 Views 7 Comments

The Munster skipper is keen to measure up against the new champions when he makes his RDS bow.

# semi-final - Monday 14 May, 2018

'Munster, with the prep they’ll have had, they’ll have got the edge'
# Derby
# Derby

'Munster, with the prep they’ll have had, they’ll have got the edge'

May 14th 2018, 8:00 AM 31,298 Views 53 Comments

Leinster know their inter-provincial rivals will be keen to cut them down after European glory.

# semi-final - Sunday 6 May, 2018

'You have to bring your best or you're going to be embarrassed'
# Derby Day
# Derby Day

'You have to bring your best or you're going to be embarrassed'

May 6th 2018, 8:30 AM 11,061 Views 16 Comments

Munster will need to improve vastly in the next two weeks before the Pro14 semi-final against Leinster.

# semi-final - Saturday 5 May, 2018

'We're going to miss him as a Munster man' - Simon Zebo shows his class
# Zeebs
# Zeebs

'We're going to miss him as a Munster man' - Simon Zebo shows his class

May 5th 2018, 8:00 PM 25,857 Views 9 Comments

The Munster fullback produced the most memorable moment of the 20-16 win over Edinburgh.

# semi-final - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

As it happened: Roma v Liverpool, Champions League semi-final
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Roma v Liverpool, Champions League semi-final

May 2nd 2018, 8:51 PM 68,811 Views 58 Comments

Liverpool face Roma, having beaten them 5-2 at the first leg at Anfield.

# semi-final - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

As it happened: Bayern Munich v Real Madrid, Champions League semi-final
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Bayern Munich v Real Madrid, Champions League semi-final

Apr 25th 2018, 8:51 PM 37,529 Views 45 Comments

Bayern Munich took on Real Madrid in tonight’s first leg in Germany.

Analysis: How Leinster brilliantly negated Tadhg Beirne's jackal threat
# Shut Down
# Shut Down

Analysis: How Leinster brilliantly negated Tadhg Beirne's jackal threat

Apr 25th 2018, 3:00 PM 37,677 Views 22 Comments

The Scarlets second row was left deeply frustrated by Leinster’s excellent rucking.

# semi-final - Monday 23 April, 2018

Analysis: A clever little moment that sums up Donnacha Ryan's excellence
# Mind Games
# Mind Games

Analysis: A clever little moment that sums up Donnacha Ryan's excellence

Apr 23rd 2018, 9:34 PM 45,415 Views 23 Comments

Munster looked to use a clever lineout play early on against Racing but the Tipp man stopped it.

'I'd never criticise my players. When we lose, it's on me' - Van Graan
# The Boss
# The Boss

'I'd never criticise my players. When we lose, it's on me' - Van Graan

Apr 23rd 2018, 6:00 AM 11,190 Views 30 Comments

The Munster head coach believes his team will bounce back from the disappointment in Bordeaux.

# semi-final - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Donnacha Ryan a difference-maker in Racing's win over Munster
# Workhorse
# Workhorse

Donnacha Ryan a difference-maker in Racing's win over Munster

Apr 22nd 2018, 8:49 PM 23,584 Views 37 Comments

The 34-year-old made his presence felt in typically unfussy fashion in Bordeaux.

Munster's dire first-half leaves them with too much to do against Racing
# Dream Over
# Dream Over

Munster's dire first-half leaves them with too much to do against Racing

Apr 22nd 2018, 5:14 PM 37,988 Views 177 Comments

Johann van Graan’s side scored late consolation tries but were clearly second best in Bordeaux.

# semi-final - Saturday 21 April, 2018

'We’ve got a lot of world-class players in our back three' - Zebo misses out
# Benched
# Benched

'We’ve got a lot of world-class players in our back three' - Zebo misses out

Apr 21st 2018, 5:31 PM 15,855 Views 23 Comments

The experienced fullback has missed out on a start for the clash with Racing 92.

# semi-final - Friday 20 April, 2018

Munster and Holland feel they're no longer 'a little bit one-dimensional'
# Familiar Foe
# Familiar Foe

Munster and Holland feel they're no longer 'a little bit one-dimensional'

Apr 20th 2018, 6:00 AM 4,560 Views 0 Comments

Tipperary totem Donnacha Ryan will be targeting Munster’s lineout on Sunday in France.

# semi-final - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Lowe and McGrath set to miss out as Henshaw makes Leinster return
# Changes
# Changes

Lowe and McGrath set to miss out as Henshaw makes Leinster return

Apr 19th 2018, 8:21 PM 24,091 Views 40 Comments

Isa Nacewa looks likely to shift to the wing as Henshaw comes into the midfield.

'If I'm still watching it on YouTube and thinking about it, then it's no good to me'
# Match Winner
# Match Winner

'If I'm still watching it on YouTube and thinking about it, then it's no good to me'

Apr 19th 2018, 9:24 AM 22,149 Views 30 Comments

Andrew Conway will be looking to make another game-changing impact for Munster against Racing 92.

# semi-final - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

'He's just incredible' - Murray the main man for Munster ahead of France trip
# Influential
# Influential

'He's just incredible' - Murray the main man for Munster ahead of France trip

Apr 18th 2018, 6:00 AM 12,173 Views 32 Comments

The Ireland international is vital for the southern province this weekend against Racing 92.

# semi-final - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Earls return to training could give Munster 'a massive boost' for Racing tie
# In Contention
# In Contention

Earls return to training could give Munster 'a massive boost' for Racing tie

Apr 17th 2018, 2:25 PM 7,854 Views 21 Comments

The 30-year-old win will return to training with Munster tomorrow.

# semi-final - Monday 9 April, 2018

'Johnny and Isa, they’ve been there before and know what it takes to win'
# Wide Head
# Wide Head

'Johnny and Isa, they’ve been there before and know what it takes to win'

Apr 9th 2018, 6:30 AM 8,862 Views 3 Comments

The impressively mature Garry Ringrose prefers to celebrate team-mates’ tries, rather than his own.

# semi-final - Sunday 1 April, 2018

TJ Reid inspires Cats as victory over Wexford seals progress to Division 1 final
# Neighbours
# Neighbours

TJ Reid inspires Cats as victory over Wexford seals progress to Division 1 final

Apr 1st 2018, 4:39 PM 19,118 Views 34 Comments

Kilkenny claimed a nine-point win at Wexford Park.

Donnacha Ryan's Racing win in Clermont to set up semi-final clash with Munster
# Reunited
# Reunited

Donnacha Ryan's Racing win in Clermont to set up semi-final clash with Munster

Apr 1st 2018, 3:13 PM 23,843 Views 7 Comments

A controversial Dan Carter pass tilted an intense contest in Racing’s favour.

'The Munster way is to do it the difficult way' - Van Graan grateful after Munster win
# Rollercoaster
# Rollercoaster

'The Munster way is to do it the difficult way' - Van Graan grateful after Munster win

Apr 1st 2018, 7:15 AM 12,457 Views 22 Comments

The Munster boss had a flashback to the 2007 Super Rugby final yesterday in Thomond Park.

# semi-final - Saturday 31 March, 2018

'We were taking the mick out of him inside that it was a very handy one'
# Clever
# Clever

'We were taking the mick out of him inside that it was a very handy one'

Mar 31st 2018, 8:01 PM 35,036 Views 46 Comments

Peter O’Mahony was impressed with the performance from Munster’s backline against Toulon.

# semi-final - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

As it happened: Arsenal v Chelsea, League Cup semi-final
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Arsenal v Chelsea, League Cup semi-final

Jan 24th 2018, 8:03 PM 37,505 Views 40 Comments

Arsenal took on Chelsea with plenty to play for after the first leg ended 0-0.

# semi-final - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

As it happened: Chelsea v Arsenal, League Cup semi-final
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Chelsea v Arsenal, League Cup semi-final

Jan 10th 2018, 8:02 PM 38,222 Views 37 Comments

Chelsea took on Arsenal, with both sides in need of a boost following underwhelming Premier League campaigns so far.