Peter Malone

Malone names Munster 'A' side for Leinster clash

By Raffaele Rocca / December 12, 2019 /

The Munster A side to face Leinster A in an Interpro Challenge Match at Donnybrook on Friday night at 7.30pm has been named by Head Coach Peter Malone. A mixture of senior, Academy and club players have been selected with Academy hooker Diarmuid Barron captaining the side. Senior players Alex Wootton, Neil Cronin, Darren O’Shea,…

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Munster ‘A’ Squad To Face Ospreys Development

By Raffaele Rocca / August 22, 2019 /

Head Coach Peter Malone has named his Munster A side to take on Ospreys Development on Friday night in Irish Independent Park (7.30pm). As expected, it’s a new-look Celtic Cup squad this season with only two players, Paddy Kelly and Charlie O’Doherty, returning from last season. Both will make their starting debuts on this occasion,…

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WATCH: Peter Malone happy with “great mix between Academy and Senior players”

By Jack Neville / November 9, 2018 /

It has been a fantastic opening few month of the season for the Greencore Munster Rugby Academy with players in Guinness PRO14, Celtic Cup and All Ireland League action. Four Academy players featured in the win away to Cheetahs last weekend with Shane Daly and try-scorer Liam Coombes both starting as Coombes made his PRO14…

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WATCH: Sean O’Connor primed for inter-provincial quarter-final clash with “great rivals”

By Marisa Kennedy / March 29, 2018 /

Munster back-row Sean O’Connor is expecting a tough challenge when Munster A travel to Donnybrook on Friday night to face Leinster in the B&I Cup quarter-final. Munster A are in a good position going into the game, having lost only one of their pool games. However O’Connor is under no illusions as to the quality…

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Munster face Good Friday quarter final with Leinster

By Raffaele Rocca / January 31, 2018 /

Munster face Good Friday quarter final with Leinster. Munster A will travel to face Leinster A in the British and Irish Cup quarter-finals on Good Friday, March 30, at Donnybrook (3pm). Elite Player Development Manager and Munster A Head Coach Peter Malone led Munster A to five wins from six pool games and is looking…

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Ronan O’Mahony returns at Munster A side named for B&I Cup clash with Osprey’s select

By Diarmaid Scannell / January 18, 2018 /

Munster A’ take on Ospreys select on Friday night at Irish Independent park. Peter Malone has named his Munster A’ side to face Osprey’s select tomorrow night with Ronan O’Mahony returning to the starting XV. A win will see current holders Munster A secure a place in the quarter-finals of the competition. There is just…

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Peter Malone has named his Munster A’ side to take on the Bedford Blues tomorrow

By Diarmaid Scannell / December 15, 2017 /

Munster A’ take on the blues tomorrow afternoon at Goldington road Peter Malone has named his Munster A side today and makes three changes to last week’s starting XV following their loss to Bedford Blues. Robin Copeland, Dave McCarthy and Ciaran Parker all come into the side with a total of 10 academy members included…

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WATCH: Highlight’s from Munster A’s loss to Bedford Blues last week

By Diarmaid Scannell / December 14, 2017 /

It was Munster A’s first loss of the campaign Peter Malone’s Munster A side were handed their first defeat this season at the hands of English Championship side the Bedford Blues last Friday night in what was far from ideal conditions for rugby at Irish Independent park. Similar to their senior counterparts, the side’s face…

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Peter Malone has named his Munster A’ side to face Bedford Blues on Friday

By Diarmaid Scannell / December 7, 2017 /

Munster A’ take on Bedford Blues on Friday night at Irish Independent Park Peter Malone has named his side to face Bedford Blues tomorrow night with a total of four changes to the side that defeated Nottingham last time out. In three changes to the pack, academy loosehead Joey Conway, who is making his B&I…

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Munster A name side for second round of B&I Cup

By Diarmaid Scannell / October 19, 2017 /

Peter Malone has made 7 changes to the side that beat Ospreys select in round 1 James Cronin will make his return to action tomorrow night at loosehead after a knee injury ruled him out for the last few weeks whilst Mike Sherry has been promoted to the starting line up after coming off the…

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