De Allende and Kilcoyne return to training as Munster prepare for return

The Munster squad have started week three of their second four-week bloc of training ahead of this month’s return to Guinness PRO14 action.

Seven players are back in full training after recovering from injury including World Cup Winner Damien De Allende who was out with a groin injury.

Rugby World Cup 2019 Japan Quarter Final South Africa Springboks vs Japan Tokyo Stadium Tokyo 20/10/2019 South Africa’s Damian de Allende scores a try which was disallowed Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Billy Stickland

Munster’s season restart is now less than two weeks away with their Interpro derby against Leinster at the Aviva Stadium in twelve days.

The seven players that have returned are Gavin Coombes (illness)), Dave Kilcoyne (calf), Jean Kleyn (thigh), Jeremy Loughman (thigh), Calvin Nash (wrist), Fineen Wycherley (thigh) and De Allende (groin).

Tadhg Beirne has picked up a low-grade leg injury and Roman Salanoa has an abdominal injury with both players rehabbing with the medical department.

Continuing to rehab: Joey Carbery (wrist/ankle), Mike Haley (calf), Dan Goggin (ankle).

Guinness PRO14 Round 14 v Leinster – Tuesday 18 August.

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