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Munster Announce A Wave Of Exciting Contract Extensions

European Rugby Champions Cup Round 3, Thomond Park, Limerick 9/12/2017 Munster vs Leicester Tigers Munster's Sam Arnold

Munster and the IRFU have confirmed that four of their exciting youth prospects have signed two-year deals to remain with the province until 2020. Sammy Arnold, Darren O’Shea, Conor Oliver and Dan Goggin have all signed on to stay for the next two years, in a big boost for Munster’s healthy youth production line. Munster Rugby and the IRFU can …

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Munster’s Sam Arnold Discovers His Fate After Disciplinary Hearing

Guinness PRO14, Kingspan Stadium, Belfast 1/1/2018 Ulster vs Munster Munster's Sam Arnold and defense coach JP Ferreira

Munster centre Sam Arnold has been suspended for by Pro14 officials after his New Year’s Day red card against Ulster. The former Ireland U20 international received his marching orders after a high tackle on Ulster’s Christian Lealiifano in Monday’s clash at Ravenhill, a match that Ulster came from behind in a storming second-half performance to win 24-17. A statement, confirming …

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4 Young Irish Players To Watch In This Season’s Pro 12

uropean Rugby Champions Cup Round 1, Stade Charles Mathon, Oyonnax, France 10/1/2016 Oyonnax vs Ulster Ulster's Kyle McCall is tackled by Oyonnax's Pierrick Gunther Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Darren Kidd

With the Pro 12 set to recommence in just three weeks’ time, Jonathan Fitzpatrick profiles four young Irish players to watch out for throughout the 2016/17 season.  ______ 1. Cian Kelleher (Connacht) The manner in which Leinster expressed their disappointment at losing the services of the young fullback in February speaks volumes about his potential. Rejecting the province’s proposed two-year …

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Munster’s Problem Position: The 25 Centres Munster Have Turned To Since 2008

Munster have struggled to find a consistent midfield partnership. Key to Munster’s successful 2008 Heineken Cup campaign was the centre pairing of Lifeimi Mafi and Rua Tipoki. Armed with soft hands and an uncanny ability to sidestep through the tightest of defences, the Kiwi partnership complimented the provinces brutish pack perfectly. However since then, Munster have been unable to field a …

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Munster Linked With Six Foot Five Inch Grenoble Centre

Munster will be looking to rebuild under a new director of rugby. French regional newspaper, Le Dauphine, have reported that Munster are interested in signing Chris Farrell from Grenoble at the conclusion of his contract with the Top 14 club in 2017. The article reporting the news states that while 6ft 5in Farrell has been offered a contract extension by Bernard …

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Munster Linked With Move For Springbok Out half

Munster are in serious need of a fly half. Although some Munster fans questioned their team’s performances in the aftermath of the province’s meek Champions Cup pool stage exit, the despair has lifted somewhat with Keith Earls, Simon Zebo and Conor Murray all signing contract extensions. With their key players tied down, it now appears that Munster are looking to …

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