John Keogh

WATCH: O’Mahony try gives Munster a crucial win over Saracens

By John Keogh / December 7, 2019 /

Munster earned their second win of this season’s Champions Cup after beating Saracens 10-3 at Thomond Park. In a game that was blighted in the second half by horrendous weather conditions, it was Munster that earned bragging rights in the first of two back to back games between the sides. All the points in the…

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Garryowen and Munsters continue playoff push

By John Keogh / December 4, 2019 /

Garryowen and Young Munster will look to build their good form as they play their eighth fixture of the AIL Division 1A season on Saturday. The Light Blues are in a rich vein of form after notching up four wins on the trot, while Munsters have earned victories in their last two games. Conan Doyle’s…

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Hanrahan braced for Farrell challenge

By John Keogh / December 4, 2019 /

JJ Hanrahan has been in excellent form so far this season and is not letting that missed drop goal attempt against Racing 92 deter his thoughts from the challenge that is at hand against Saracens in the Champions Cup on Saturday at Thomond Park. The Kerry native was up before the media ahead of Munster’s…

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Munster and Saracens renew old European rivalry

By John Keogh / December 4, 2019 /

Munster face into a must-win game at Thomond Park in the Champions Cup against holders Saracens in a mouth-watering clash. Johann van Graan’s men know that anything other than a home victory could mean the end of their hopes of making this season’s knockout stages. Van Graan is expecting a massive challenge from a Saracens…

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WATCH: Van Graan provides an injury update ahead of crucial Saracens clash

By John Keogh / December 3, 2019 /

Munster head coach Johann van Graan has given an injury update on his squad as they prepare for Saturday’s vital Champions Cup fixture with Saracens at Thomond Park. Van Graan provided the latest details on the availability of Joey Carbery, Tyler Bleyendaal, Jeremy Loughman and Dave Kilcoyne. All four players will not be available for…

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WATCH: Vital AIL victories for Young Munster and Garryowen

By John Keogh / November 30, 2019 /

Young Munster and Garryowen earned crucial victories from today’s action in Division 1A of the AIL. Gearoid Prendergast’s Young Munster earned their second victory of the season with a 28-24 win over Dublin University at Tom Clifford Park, while Garryowen beat Terenure 27-14 at Lakelands. The win at Tom Clifford Park was Munsters first at…

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Regional to showcase some of the best girls soccer has to offer

By John Keogh / November 27, 2019 /

The Regional United Cup will take place this weekend at the club’s grounds in Dooradoyle.  The tournament will consist of some of the best girls teams in the country. Teams from Dublin, Cork, Mayo, Tipperary and Limerick will compete at the U-16 grade in a tournament organised by Regional Utd. Dublin’s Peamount United, Cork’s Wilton…

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Lynch announced as Independent Director of the Federation of Irish Sport

By John Keogh / November 26, 2019 /

The Federation of Irish Sport has announced that Enda Lynch, Head of Enterprise with Munster Rugby has been appointed an Independent Director of the Federation. The Federation of Irish Sport is the representative organisation for the National Governing Bodies of Sport (NGBs) and Local Sports Partnerships (LSPs) in Ireland. The Federation’s membership consists of over…

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Richie McCarthy announces inter county retirement

By John Keogh / November 25, 2019 /

Limerick’s senior hurlers will be without the services of Blackrock’s Richie McCarthy after he announced his retirement from inter county action. McCarthy was a cult hero with the Limerick fans and represented his county for 11 years and was part of the panel that won the All-Ireland in 2018. He was also part of the…

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Scott and Donald confirmed for JP McManus Pro-Am

By John Keogh / November 25, 2019 /

The lineup for the JP McManus Pro-Am next year has added a couple of more star names with former world number 1s Adam Scott and Luke Donald confirming their participation. The duo will be joined by 2001 Open Championship winner David Duval for the event that takes place on July 6/7 2020. Following the huge…

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