Munster

Munster Rugby is one of the four professional provincial rugby teams in Ireland. They were officially founded in 1879,

They compete in the Pro14 and the European Rugby Champions Cup. The team motto is “To the brave and faithful, nothing is impossible.” This is derived from the motto of the MacCarthy clan – “Forti et Fideli nihil difficile”.

Their main home ground is Thomond Park, Limerick, though some games are played at Musgrave Park, Cork.

Munster have 3 pro 14 titles and two European Cups to their name

The kit consists of White, Red, Navy and Blue.

Fixtures

(Round 4)
7:35 pm
United Rugby Championship
The Sportsgrounds

Connacht v Munster

(Round 5)
7:35 pm
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Vodacom Bulls

(Round 6)
5:15 pm
United Rugby Championship
Royal Dublin Society

Leinster v Munster

(Round 7)
5:15 pm
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Ulster

(Round 8)
7:35 pm
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Connacht

(Round 9)
7:35 pm
United Rugby Championship
Murrayfield Stadium

Edinburgh v Munster

(Round 10)
7:35 pm
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Leinster

(Round 11)
5:15 pm
United Rugby Championship
Kingspan Stadium

Ulster v Munster

(Round 12)
7:35 pm
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Emirates Lions

(Round 13)
2:30 pm
United Rugby Championship
Stadio Comunale Monigo

Benetton v Munster

(Round 14)
7:35 pm
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Ospreys

(Round 15)
7:35 pm
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Scarlets

(Round 16)
5:15 pm
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Glasgow Warriors

(Round 17)
5:15 pm
United Rugby Championship
Cape Town Stadium

DHL Stormers v Munster

(Round 18)
5:15 pm
United Rugby Championship
Jonsson King's Park Stadium

Cell C Sharks v Munster

Results

(Round 3)
21 - 5
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Zebre

(Round 2)
23 - 17
United Rugby Championship
Rodney Parade

Dragons v Munster

(Round 1)
20 - 13
United Rugby Championship
Cardiff Arms Park

Cardiff Rugby V Munster

(Quarter-Final)
36 - 17
United Rugby Championship
Kingspan Stadium

Ulster v Munster

(Round 18)
35 - 25
United Rugby Championship
Aviva Stadium

Leinster v Munster

(Quarter-Final)
24 - 24
European Champions Cup
Aviva Stadium

Munster v Stade Toulousain

(Round 17)
42 - 21
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Cardiff Blues

(Round 16)
17 - 24
United Rugby Championship
Kingspan Stadium

Ulster v Munster

(Round of 16 - 2nd Leg)
26 - 10
European Champions Cup
Thomond Park

Munster v Exeter Chiefs

(Round of 16 - 1st Leg)
13 - 8
European Champions Cup
Sandy Park

Exeter Chiefs v Munster

(Round 15)
19 - 34
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Leinster

(Round 14)
51 - 22
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Benetton

(Round 7)
23 - 21
United Rugby Championship
Emirates Airline Park

Emirates Lions v Munster

(Round 6)
29 - 24
United Rugby Championship
Loftus Versfeld

Vodacom Bulls v Munster

(Round 13)
64 - 3
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Dragons

(Round 12)
34 - 22
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Edinburgh

(Round 8)
13 - 11
United Rugby Championship
Scotstoun Stadium

Glasgow Warriors v Munster

(Round 11)
17 - 34
United Rugby Championship
Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi

Zebre v Munster

(Round 4)
45 - 7
European Champions Cup
Thomond Park

Munster v Wasps

(Round 3)
13 - 16
European Champions Cup
Stade Pierre Fabre

Castres v Munster

(Round 10)
18 - 13
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Ulster

(Round 9)
10 - 8
United Rugby Championship
The Sportsgrounds

Connacht v Munster

(Round 2)
19 - 13
European Champions Cup
Thomond Park

Munster v Castres

(Round 1)
14 - 35
European Champions Cup
Coventry Building Society Arena

Wasps v Munster

(Round 5)
18 - 10
United Rugby Championship
Liberty Stadium

Ospreys v Munster

(Round 4)
20 - 18
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Connacht

(Round 3)
13 - 43
United Rugby Championship
Parc y Scarlets

Scarlets v Munster

(Round 2)
34 - 18
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v DHL Stormers

(Round 1)
42 - 17
United Rugby Championship
Thomond Park

Munster v Cell C Sharks

(Round 3)
7:00 pm
Women's Interprovincials
Energia Park

Leinster v Munster

(Round 2)
2:30 pm
Women's Interprovincials
Musgrave Park

Munster v Connacht

(Round 1)
5:00 pm
Women's Interprovincials
Kingspan Stadium

Ulster v Munster

(Final)
16 - 6
PRO14
Royal Dublin Society

Leinster v Munster

(Round 16)
31 - 17
PRO14
Thomond Park

Munster v Benetton

(Round 15)
28 - 10
PRO14
Thomond Park

Munster v Scarlets

(Round 14)
20 - 17
PRO14
Thomond Park

Munster v Connacht

(Round 13)
11 - 20
PRO14
Cardiff City Stadium

Cardiff Blues v Munster

(Round 12)
10 - 22
PRO14
Murrayfield Stadium

Edinburgh v Munster

(Round 5)
16 - 18
PRO14
Stadio Comunale Monigo

Benetton v Munster

(Round 9)
10 - 13
PRO14
Thomond Park

Munster v Leinster

(Round 11)
10 - 16
PRO14
The Sportsgrounds

Connacht vs Munster

(Round 10)
15 - 10
PRO14
Kingspan Stadium

Ulster v Munster

(Round 8)
52 - 3
PRO14
Thomond Park

Munster v Zebre

(Round 7)
13 - 27
PRO14
Scotstoun Stadium

Glasgow Warriors v Munster

(Round 6)
38 - 22
PRO14
Thomond Park

Munster v Ospreys

(Round 4)
16 - 28
PRO14
Rodney Parade

Dragons v Munster

(Round 3)
38 - 27
PRO14
Thomond Park

Munster v Cardiff Blues

(Round 2)
25 - 23
PRO14
Thomond Park

Munster v Edinburgh

(Round 1)
27 - 30
PRO14
Parc y Scarlets

Scarlets v Munster

European Champions Cup Pool B

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10411251102-51606
1140047791-14955
12401331125-94402

United Rugby Championship

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Irish Shield (URC)

PosTeamPWDLPFPAPDTBPPts
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2181206412300112511159
3181107524343181651155
418909399502-10351440

Munster Senior Team Statistics

PlayerPosition Pts
irlFineen WycherleyLock26176515300
irlJack O’DonoghueFlanker26174245910
irlMike HaleyFull-Back21157625500
irlChris FarrellCentre2215335110
rsaJean KleynLock24141315300
irlPeter O’MahonyFlanker1511790000
irlNiall ScannellHooker20111715310
irlBen HealyBack231046149110
irlShane DalyCentre16101310200
irlCraig CaseyScrum-Half22101235700
irlGavin CoombesFlanker1496720410
irlStephen ArcherProp1892710200
irlSimon ZeboWinger1491445901
irlDiarmuid BarronHooker2389810200
rsaDamian DeAllendeCentre1385020400
irlJeremy LoughmanProp2184610200
irlRory ScannellCentre138195100
irlKeith EarlsWinger1379225500
irlJohn HodnettNo. 8177835100
irlAlex KendellenFull-Back1977715310
irlJoey CarberyFly-Half13770105100
irlJohn RyanProp217685100
irlAndrew ConwayWinger1075010200
irlJosh WycherleyForward1774010200
irlCalvin NashWinger97225100
irlConor MurrayScrum-Half1471310210
irlDan GogginCentre106685100
irlJack CrowleyFull-Back1253745000
rsaChris CloeteFlanker1049125500
rsaKeynan KnoxProp134845100
irlJack O’SullivanFlanker947215310
irlThomas AhernForward144385100
irlLiam CoombesWinger538710200
irlNeil CroninScrum-Half93730000
irlMatt GallagherFull-Back53595100
irlScott BuckleyHooker92695100
irlMalakai FekitoaCentre32400000
irlPatrick CampbellFull-Back32335100
irlJack DalyForward51040000
irlPatrick Patterson21000000
irlEoin O’Connor2850000
irlDaniel Okeke1800000
irlConor PhillipsWinger1800000
usairlRoman SalanoaProp3760000
irlPatrick PattersomBack4690000
rsaRG SnymanLock3675100
irlJames French1560000
irlSean FrenchBack1510000
irlEdwin EdogboLock2430000
irlKevin O’ByrneHooker2340000
irlMark Donnelly2260000
irlLiam O’ConnorProp1220000
irlfraAntoine FrischCentre1210000
irlRowan OsborneScrum-Half2150000
irlConor Moloney190000
irlJohn FordeFlanker190000
irlJonathan Wren170000
irlTony ButlerFly-Half170000
Ruadhan QuinnLoose Forwards160000
irlEthan Coughlan130000

Munster claim first victory of the season with win over Zebre

Three tries inside the opening half an hour proved to be enough for Graham Rowntree's side to earn their first win of the URC campaign.

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Briggs announced as Munster Women’s Coach

Munster have confirmed the appointment of Niamh Briggs as head coach for the 2022/23 Women's Interprovincial Championship.

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Hanrahan returns to haunt Munster

Munster have recorded another defeat on Welsh soil, as Rio Dyer’s late try secured a 23-17 win for the Dragons.

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O’Gara handed six-week ban for disrespecting official

Former Ireland rugby star and current La Rochelle head coach Ronan O'Gara, has been handed a six-week touchline ban, after he "disrespected the authority of an official" during a recent Top 14 tie against Lyon.

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EPCR pool draw made

The Irish provinces now know their opponents for the 2022/23 season after the pool draws for the Heineken Champions Cup and EPCR Challenge Cup which were made today.

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