Jack Neville

Erasmus keen to learn to from past lessons

By Jack Neville / May 25, 2017 /

In the midst of the Six Nations, Munster welcomed the Scarlets to Thomond Park in the Guinness Pro 12. Both sides were without a host of internationals due to the tournament and Munster were seen as heavy favourites. Heading into the game, Munster had won 14 of their previous 15, with their only reversal coming…

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WATCH: Q&A with new Limerick FC boss

By Jack Neville / May 24, 2017 /

Neil McDonald got his first win as Limerick FC manager last night with a timely 2-1 victory over Bohemians in Dalymount Park. Rodrigo Tosi and a Bohs own goal sealed the victory for Limerick. McDonald will be pleased with the sides performance after seeing Limerick lose 3-0 at the weekend to reigning champions Dundalk FC.…

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LISTEN: Freddie Hall reflects on huge Bohs win

By Jack Neville / May 24, 2017 /

After a shaky start to the season, Freddie Hall played an instrumental role in Limerick FC’s huge win over Bohs last night. The win pushes Limerick further ahead of Bohs and only two points behind Shamrock Rovers in 5th place. Limerick travel to Donegal this Friday to play Finn Harps in a crunch clash. Harps lie…

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GAA need to think seriously about any proposed hurling restructuring

By Jack Neville / May 23, 2017 /

Matt O’Callaghan warning any changes to Hurling Championship need to be thought through. What was served up in Thurles last Sunday by Cork and Tipperary is a timely reminder of why the Munster Championship matters and why it will always matter to the hurling people of the province. It’s ability to throw up surprises, epic counters…

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Andrew Conway gifts young boy birthday present after School Project

By Jack Neville / May 23, 2017 /

Andrew Conway has been in scintillating form for Munster whether it be on the wing or at full-back for the Province. Since signing from Leinster a couple of years ago, Conway has developed rapidly, becoming an integral member of this Munster squad. His form was rewarded by Joe Schmidt when he introduced him for his…

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Champions Cup Qualification restructured for next season

By Jack Neville / May 19, 2017 /

Champions Cup Qualification restructured for upcoming season. With Saracens defeating Clermont Auvergne in Murrayfield last Saturday in the Champions Cup final to retain their title, tournament organisers have announced that qualification for the premier rugby competition in Europe has been altered for the 2017/18 season. Whilst the top six from the Super 14 and Aviva…

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Mixed news for Munster Rugby as new contracts and departures confirmed

By Jack Neville / May 19, 2017 /

Ahead of the Pro 12 Semi-Final clash with the Ospreys, Munster have confirmed news regarding contract renewals and also departures for next season. After a breakthrough season with the province, Jaco Taute has been handed a two year contract with the Province. Taute was initially signed in September as cover for injured duo Francis Sailli and…

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Munster team announced for Pro 12 Semi-Final

By Jack Neville / May 19, 2017 /

Rassie Erasmus has made a number of changes from Munster last Pro 12 game ahead of this Saturdays Pro 12 semi-final in Thomond Park. In a significant change to the side, Conor Murray makes his first start for the Province since the Six Nations began in February. Murray made a much awaited return against Connacht…

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Bleyendaal and Sailli nominated for Try of the Year

By Jack Neville / May 19, 2017 /

Depite the obvious disappointment of missing out on the overall prize, Munster can be more than pleased with their work in the Champions Cup this season, reaching the semi finals where they would lose to eventual Champions Saracens. However, Munster may come away with an award yet as Tylor Bleyendaal and Francis Sailli have been…

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WATCH: Munster path to Pro 12 Semi Final

By Jack Neville / May 18, 2017 /

Ahead of Munster’s semi final clash with the Ospreys this Saturday in Thomond Park, enjoy this video compilation of Munster’s season thus far. Munster have been in imperious form, finishing top of the table after the regular season. The prize for the winner of this weekends clash is a final clash against either Leinster or…

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