WATCH: Alby Mathewson on squad depth and Thomond Park

Scrum-half Alby Mathewson was recently granted a contract extension at Munster that will see him in red for the foreseeable future.

Such have been his performances this term, Mathewson has become a key member of an already stacked squad.

Speaking ahead of this weekends clash with Benneton, Mathewson highlighted this strength in depth.

“It’s a full squad effort and we are going to have to call on the full squad this weekend again.”

In his first season at the club, Mathewson also spoke about the importance of Thomond Park and how it can help influence games in Munster’s favour.

“My first game for New Zelaland was in Thomond Park. The singing and everything is unreal. I know for teams travelling here they are blown away by the atmosphere.”

See the full interview here.

WATCH: Alby Mathewson on squad depth at business end of the season and the Thomond Park experience #SportLK

WATCH: Alby Mathewson on squad depth at business end of the season and the Thomond Park experience #SportLK

Posted by Sporting Limerick on Friday, April 12, 2019

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