Rugby

Shane Daly In Line For Debut As Farrell Names XV For Georgia

By Raffaele Rocca / November 26, 2020 /

Andy Farrell has named his match day 23 to take on Georgia this weekend in the Guinness Series on Sunday afternoon. Munster’s Shane Daly is included in a much changed match day 23 that will again be captained by James Ryan. Daly – who won the Energia All-Ireland League with Cork Constitution in 2019 – will be hoping to…

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The Breakdown EP146: Munster Beat Glasgow, Ireland’s Woes & More

By Raffaele Rocca / November 25, 2020 /

Tom Savage of Three Red Kings & Raffaele Rocca of Sporting Limerick look back on the rugby action as Munster put Glasgow to the sword in Scotstoun, plus Ireland’s shortcomings at Twickenham. Watch the podcast below.

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IRFU give update on the potential return to club competitions

By Jack Neville / November 25, 2020 /

The IRFU are currently reviewing the Club Competitions Season Outline for 2020/2021. The document, which pertains to all IRFU adult competitions sponsored by Energia, was published and issued to clubs in July 2020. It maps out two stages for the season. Stage 1 is planned until the end of December and limits clubs to playing games against…

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WATCH: Munster Go 11 Points Clear With BP Win Over Warriors

By Raffaele Rocca / November 24, 2020 /

Munster maintain their unbeaten record in the 2020/21 Guinness PRO14 Season after victory over Glasgow Warriors in Scotstoun. The win is Munster’s sixth of the season as Johann van Graan’s side look to be heading in the right direction. While winning rugby is great, Munster have also added a bit more dynamism to their game…

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All you need to know as Munster aim to make it six from six tonight in Glasgow

By Jack Neville / November 23, 2020 /

Munster face Glasgow Warriors at Scotstoun tonight in the Guinness PRO14 as Johann van Graan’s side look to continue their strong start to the season that has seen the province win all five opening fixtures. Find out all you need to know ahead of the game below. Preview Remarkably, Munster and Glasgow have not met…

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4 Changes For Munster Side To Face Glasgow

By Raffaele Rocca / November 22, 2020 /

The Munster side has been named for Monday’s Round 7 Guinness PRO14 game against Glasgow at Scotstoun Stadium (8.15pm – live on eir Sport and Premier Sports). There are four changes to the side that recorded a bonus point win against Ospreys at Thomond Park last Sunday. Billy Holland captains the side as he joins…

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WATCH: Rory Scannell says Munster are still “taking it week by week” after electric start

By Jack Neville / November 20, 2020 /

Top of the table Munster will be looking to maintain their perfect start to the season this Monday when they meet Glasgow Warriors in Scoutstoun. Despite the difference in form for both sides coming into the game, Munster centre Rory Scannell isn’t taking the game for granted as he expects a tough assignment in Scotland.…

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Stephen Larkham hoping to continue early season momentum

By Jack Neville / November 20, 2020 /

Munster will be seeking a sixth consecutive win to start their Pro 14 campaign as they travel to Glasgow on Monday evening. Munster’s 100% record has them clear at the top of the Cofernece and Stephen Larkham is hoping his side can continue to improve on their early season form. “There’s a lot of excitement…

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“Dumping Results On One Player’s Error Isn’t Just Cruel, It’s Not Even Analysis”

By Tom Savage / November 20, 2020 /

Being a pro rugby player is class. You get paid to train, push some iron around and then play in games where, if you’re lucky, you’ll get to do cool stuff and have every think that you’re unreal, at least for a time. Look at Ben Healy against the Scarlets. Clock in the red, a…

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WATCH: Keith Earls says competition in Ireland squad ‘has gone through the roof’

By Jack Neville / November 18, 2020 /

Keith Earls is back in the Ireland starting XV to take on England this Saturday in the Autumn Nations Cup. He is giving his first start since return form injury and the winger is delighted to be back involved in the squad after the lay-off. “It was a great to be back out with the…

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