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“…They Have Too Many Average Players…” – Shane Horgan Dissects Munster Exit

The inquest into Munster’s 22-27 defeat at the hands of Racing 92 in Sunday’s Champions Cup semi-final is well underway and there are no shortage of talking points regarding the men in red’s shortcomings. The heat, Munster’s two-week stint in South Africa, a lack of physicality, a one-dimensional game-plan and the chronic injury list which the southern province are currently …

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“I Can’t Remember Really What He Said Because I Was In A Fog Myself” – Keith Earls

You can’t help but feel sympathy for Keith Earls. Sunday’s Champions Cup semi-final against Racing 92 was a milestone game for the 30-year-old as he made his 150th appearance for Munster. The heart-breaking defeat wasn’t even 24 hours old as Earls provided an interview opportunity in Dublin on Monday morning to help launch the nominees for the Irish Rugby Player …

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Munster Can’t Handle The Racing Heat As They Falter In Bordeaux

Munster 22 – 27 Racing 92   A first-half blitz from a spectacular Racing 92 side paved the way for a one-sided victory which sees the Parisian powerhouse face Leinster in the Champions Cup final in three weeks time. Dreams of a Leinster-Munster final were dashed soon into this game as Teddy Thomas ran amock as he ran in for two first-half …

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Keith Earls Makes Extraordinary Comeback As Champions Cup Squads Are Named

Having suffered what looked to be a season-ending injury during Ireland’s Six Nations campaign, Keith Earls will make an incredible comeback for Munster in this weekend’s Champions Cup semi-final… Munster will travel to Bordeaux to take on Racing 92 on Sunday while Leinster will essentially have home advantage as they prepare to welcome the Scarlets to the Aviva Stadium this …

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