8 Munster players to feature for Ireland U20’s V New Zealand

U20 side named for final group game.

There are eight Munster players included in the Ireland U-20 side to face New Zealand in their final Pool fixture at Kutaisi Stadium, Georgia, this Thursday, 12.30pm Irish time.

Young Munster’s Alan Tynan,  Garryowen’s David McCarthy and Liam Coombes who earn their first caps, Shannon RFC’s Conor Fitzgerald, who was only called into the squad as an injury replacement on Monday will also start.

UL-Bohemian prop Joey Conway, Shannon hooker Adam Moloney and flanker John Foley, while Young Munster’s Gavin Coombes will also all feature.

Ireland U-20s have lost their opening two pool fixtures against Italy and Scotland and New Zealand are an excellent side so they will have to earn a win.

The match will be broadcast live on eir Sport tomorrow (Thursday) at 12:30pm Irish time.

Ireland U-20 team: Alan Tynan (Young Munster/Munster); Michael Silvester (Leinster), Jack Kelly (Leinster) (Captain), David McCarthy (Garryowen/Munster), Liam Coombes (Garryowen/Munster); Conor Fitzgerald (Shannon/Munster), Jonny Stewart ( Ulster); Joey Conway (UL Bohemian/Munster), Adam Moloney (Shannon/Munster), Greg McGrath (Leinster); Gavin Coombes (Young Munster/ Munster), Jack Regan (Leinster); Marcus Rea (Ulster), John Foley (Shannon/Munster), Sean Masterson (Connacht). Replacements: Ronan Kelleher (Leinster), Jordan Duggan (Leinster), Charlie Connolly (Leinster), Fineen Wycherley (Young Munster/Munster), Caelan Doris (Leinster); Jack Stafford (Shannon/Munster), Conor Dean (Leinster), Ciaran Frawley (Leinster)

Social Sharing

Posted in

Munster come from behind for bonus-point Bulls win | HIGHLIGHTS

This bonus-point win sees Munster move up to third in the URC table, as they turn their attention ...
Read More

Munster side announced for Bulls meeting | TEAM NEWS

A back row of Peter O’Mahony, Kendellen and O’Donoghue complete the side. O’Donoghue makes his first start since ...
Read More

Bank of Ireland announce Munster Rugby partnership extension

Ian Flanagan, CEO of Munster Rugby said the province is "delighted to continue our long relationship with Bank ...
Read More

Munster name travelling squad for South Africa URC trip

Two Munster Rugby Academy players travel to South Africa, scrum-half Ethan Coughlan and prop Mark Donnelly. A 30-player ...
Read More

New Munster deal announced for Peter O’Mahony

He won Munster’s Player of the Year award in 2019 and so far this season, has made five ...
Read More

Neil Cronin, Colm Hogan and Andrew O’Mahony depart Munster

The province thanked the trio for their contributions to Munster Rugby and wished them all the best for ...
Read More

Munster fall to Northampton Champions Cup defeat | HIGHLIGHTS

Munster tried gamely to get back in contention but Northampton sealed the win when Hendy scored his second ...
Read More

“This competition is huge for every team” | Gavin Coombes speaks ahead of Northampton showdown

A Cork native, Coombes joined Munster in 2018 and has gone on to make 91 appearances for the ...
Read More