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Munster v Ulster

highlights of Munster’s win over Ulster at the weekend

By Raffaele Rocca / April 19, 2017 / 0 Comments

Video highlights of Munster’s 22-20 win over Ulster at the weekend. It was a gritty performance that had more mistakes that we would have liked but the fact is that Munster have been superb this season and have secured a semi final spot in the pro 12. Let’s hope we can book a Champions Cup…

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Willie Boland on Cork defeat and Galway league tie

By Raffaele Rocca / April 19, 2017 / 0 Comments

Interim manager gives his thoughts on the 3-0 defeat by Cork City in the EA Sports Cup as well as looking forward to the league game with Galway at the weekend. Listen below. Audio courtesy of Limerick FC.

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Watch all the Goals from Limerick’s 3-0 win over Drogheda

By Raffaele Rocca / April 19, 2017 / 0 Comments

All the goals from Limerick’s fine win over Drogheda. GOALS! Rodrigo Tosi, Chris Mulhall, and Chiedozie Ogbene all got on the score-sheet against Drogheda Utd on Saturday. Check out their goals here… Video courtesy of Limerick FC.

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Lions selection deadline fast approaching

By Raffaele Rocca / April 18, 2017 / 0 Comments

Lions selection entering last hours.   With months of guessing who will and who won’t make the plane to New Zealand, the British and Irish Lions squad will be named tomorrow. Here’s how two of Ireland’s most respected pundits- Gerry Thornley and Brendan Fanning, think will make Warren Gatland’s selection. Brendan Fanning’s Lions Squad Fullbacks: S…

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Boland gives post match reaction on cup exit

By Raffaele Rocca / April 18, 2017 / 0 Comments

Willie Boland give his post match reaction to the 3-0 defeat by Cork City in the EA Sports Cup. After a disappointing 3-0 defeat interim boss Willie Boland gives his thoughts. The fact that there was so many changes on the Limerick starting team would suggest that the league is the top priority and rightly…

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Erasmus says ‘nothing happening’ on South African front

By Raffaele Rocca / April 17, 2017 / 0 Comments

Rassie Erasmus has somewhat quelled speculation surrounding his Munster future. Recent speculation surrounding the future intentions of Rassie Erasmus regarding the Springboks and whether or not he would see out his contract with Munster has done little to ease the nerves of the red army. While the fitness of some key players has dominated the…

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UL Bohemians face Railway Union in Cup Semi Final Replay

By Raffaele Rocca / April 16, 2017 / 1 Comment

UL Bohs women side take on Railway Union in the All Ireland Cup semi final replay this afternoon at 3pm at the 4g pitch at UL The Robins who have already won the Munster Senior Cup and the All-Ireland League title will be looking to take a step towards completing a treble. The two have…

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Playoffs finalised as UBL regular season ends

By Raffaele Rocca / April 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

Mixed fortune for Limerick clubs in Ulster Bank League final round fixtures. Castle Avenue, Clontarf is where Young Muster will be pitching up next Saturday as a the cookies narrowly missed out on a home semi final despite a fine 33-12 bonus point win over Old Belvedere today. The black and amber miss out on…

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Munster beat Ulster but improvement needed for Saracens

By Raffaele Rocca / April 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

Munster scrape past Ulster but major improvement needed for next week. With ten minutes remaining Munster’s Dave O’Callaghan barrelled over for the decisive try to seal a dramatic 22-20 win over interprovincial rivals Ulster and book a home semi final with two games to spare. Heading into the game, Munster knew a win would seal…

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Ulster Bank League final fixtures preview

By Raffaele Rocca / April 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

End of regular season fixtures with plenty on the line. So after many months of hard slog, the final round of Ulster Bank League fixtures have come around with several Limerick clubs having plenty to play for. 1A Old Belvedere V Young Munster: The cookies have can finish anywhere from 1st to 4th by the end…

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