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Larkham Praises “Amazing” Mathewson As He Prepares To Leave Munster

Munster senior coach Stephen Larkham has heaped praise on the province’s departing scrum-half, Alby Mathewson, who will feature for Munster for the final time this weekend.  The province announced his departure earlier this week. The New Zealand native was originally signed on a short-term contract as injury cover for Conor Murray but remained with Munster for 15 months. This weekend’s …

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Alby Mathewson Will Bid Farewell To Munster This Weekend

Alby Mathewson

Munster scrum-half Alby Mathewson will make his final appearance for the southern province this weekend in the clash with Racing 92 at Thomond Park.  Former All Black Mathewson originally signed for Munster as short-term cover for Conor Murray who was recovering from a neck injury at the beginning of the 2018/19 season. Such was Mathewson’s quality on the pitch and …

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Emotional Alby Mathewson Shares Uncertainties Over Munster Future

Alby Mathewson

An emotional Alby Mathewson admitted that he has “no plans in the pipeline” as he nervously awaits news on his future with Munster. Mathewson originally joined the province in 2018 on a short-term contract as injury cover for Conor Murray. However, he signed further contract extensions that saw him remain with the province until the end of the World Cup. …

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Mathewson Signs New Contract And Farrell Fitness Boost As Munster Return To Work

Alby Mathewson Chris Farrell Munster

The Munster squad returned to their High-Performance centre at the University of Limerick to prepare for next weekend’s clash with Zebre in Italy.  The squad have been on a break for the last week after their victory against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein last time out. With the November internationals currently in full swing, Munster’s Ireland contingent are currently preparing for …

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Major Blow For Munster As Mathewson Doubt For Exeter Clash

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Munster will be sweating on the fitness of their newly-installed scrum-half, Alby Mathewson as he looks to be an injury doubt ahead of their Heineken Champions Cup opener against Exeter on Saturday. The New Zealander, who was brought in by the club as cover for the injured Conor Murray, suffered a leg injury in the 30-22 loss to Leinster in …

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Super Rugby – Round 19 and Finals Preview

As the newly-named Guinness PRO12 announced its fixture list for the upcoming season, down in the Southern Hemisphere, their regular season is reaching its climax ahead of the eagerly anticipated Finals of Super Rugby. With one round left in the regular season there is still much to play for as finals spots and positions are still up for grabs. Owing …

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