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# suaf - Yesterday’s News

As you were: Erasmus happy to stick with same coaching team for next season

Jerry Flannery, Felix Jones and Jacques Nienaber are all set to stay put.

# suaf - Monday 24 April, 2017

'We want silverware so badly': Munster determined to take Pro12 honours

‘We have to be harsh on ourselves today and say they were the better team and we’ve got to go again.’

# suaf - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'We gave them 45 minutes of hell,' says Ryan as Munster vow to come back stronger

There was a toll to be paid for Munster’s high-tempo kicking game.

# suaf - Saturday 22 April, 2017

'We've got a few plans up our sleeve' - Munster hungry to upset Saracens

Rassie Erasmus feels this Champions Cup semi-final is a litmus tests for his team.

# suaf - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Belfast win a turning point in Munster season, says Kilcoyne as return inter-pro looms

‘There is no point is saying that Saracens is not at the forefront of our minds,” admits the prop.

# suaf - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Munster show defensive mettle to to see off Glasgow in tough Pro12 clash

Rassie’s side are seven points clear of third-placed Ospreys with just three matches remaining in the regular season.

# suaf - Thursday 30 March, 2017

'An awful lot of it is down to Axel': Flannery's insight into Munster's year

The Munster scrum coach gave a fascinating interview on Sky Sports.

# suaf - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Ronan O'Mahony wants 'to give Rassie a headache' and push for honours

The Garryowen club man has his sights set on Ireland’s summer tour in the US and Japan.

# suaf - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

'I am definitely not in the mix': Rassie commits to Munster despite Springbok struggles

The pressure is on Allister Coetzee after a disastrous 2016, but the Munster boss says he is staying put.

# suaf - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Munster strong favourites to earn home QF in front of another sold out Thomond

Rassie Erasmus’ men are expected to win convincingly in Limerick today.

# suaf - Monday 9 January, 2017

'This team is pretty emotionally intelligent' - Erasmus proud of Munster in Paris

The southern province moved to the top of Pool 1 of the Champions Cup with a big win over Racing.

# suaf - Saturday 7 January, 2017

As it happened: Racing 92 v Munster, Champions Cup

We were in Paris for Munster’s rescheduled clash with Ronan O’Gara and the French champions.

# suaf - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

'Our style of play has Axel written all over it': O'Mahony keeping emotions channelled for return to Paris

“We’re not going to think about Axel any more than we do every other week.”

# suaf - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Earls a doubt for Munster's trip to Leicester as Rassie mulls Taute issue

The South African is looking forward to coaching Francis Saili into his back-line.

# suaf - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Munster's Edinburgh trip set for same weekend as Ireland face Scotland in Murrayfield

Get your digs sorted sooner rather than later.

# suaf - Saturday 10 December, 2016

Tigers don't get a sniff as Sweetnam stars in magnificent Munster win

Erasmus’ men never looked in danger with brilliant performances all over the park.

Erasmus' Munster can call on Thomond fervour as they welcome Leicester

The southern province are on a run of six consecutive wins since Anthony Foley passed away.

# suaf - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

CJ Stander is the RWI Player of the Year after making a big impact on the international stage

The South African-born back row has led Munster and contributed three tries in 10 Tests for his adopted country.

# suaf - Friday 18 November, 2016

Postponed after Foley death, Munster's meeting with Racing 92 scheduled for January

Munster’s Pro12 trip to Edinburgh has been postponed to facilitate the European match.

# suaf - Saturday 12 November, 2016

'I think my heart is turning Irish' - Erasmus feeling the Munster passion

Tommy O’Donnell feels that Munster’s fans are appreciating the work rate they’re seeing on the pitch.

# suaf - Friday 11 November, 2016

Cronin injury only downside to 'humbling' night for Erasmus

The prop had to be replaced during a frenetic first-half.

As it happened: Munster v Maori All Blacks

We went minute-by-minute as Rassie pitted his province against an impressive touring Kiwi side.

# suaf - Friday 28 October, 2016

As it happened: Ulster v Munster, Guinness Pro12

We went minute-by-minute for the first of this weekend’s inter-pros.

'We all have to try and pick up the slack together and try and fill the void that Axel has left'

Hooker Niall Scannell views tonight’s inter-pro clash with Ulster as a welcome distraction after a tough two weeks.

# suaf - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Taute vows to 'serve the jersey with the pride and passion it deserves' during short Munster stay

The Springbok was signed on a short-term deal to cover Francis Saili’s absence and has already made his presence felt.

# suaf - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

'We are missing Axel at training, at meetings, in the office': Munster still beset with grief

Director of rugby Erasmus is trying to prepare a side to face Ulster after the intensely emotional win over Glasgow Warriors.

# suaf - Monday 24 October, 2016

'That's the way we can rebuild Munster to where it was' - Erasmus

CJ Stander said the grief over Anthony Foley’s death drove the province to success against Glasgow.

# suaf - Saturday 22 October, 2016

Munster boys become men to deliver performance Axel would be proud of

‘It was a privilege to experience what we’ve experienced here.’

It had to be! Enda Bolger's Stand Up And Fight wins the 2.30 at Punchestown

The JP McManus-owned horse won the maiden hurdle.

# suaf - Friday 21 October, 2016

Stander to wear number 24 as Munster retire 8 jersey for tomorrow

Peter O’Mahony leads the team at Thomond Park tomorrow.

# suaf - Sunday 16 October, 2016

Munster fans pay a poignant tribute to Anthony Foley in Paris

The southern province’s faithful sang in memory of Axel.

# suaf - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Murray hoping to turn 'positive vibes' into vital Champions Cup points for Munster

‘The real test will be in Europe,’ says the Ireland scrum-half.

# suaf - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Murray sniffs out two tries to help Munster claim bonus point win over Edinburgh

Conor Oliver and Dave O’Callaghan also crossed the whitewash as Rassie Erasmus’ men produced a commanding display.

# suaf - Saturday 10 September, 2016

'Expectations are probably realistic in Munster for the first time in a long time'

Paul O’Connell feels a top-four finish would be a fine season for the province.

# suaf - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Erasmus moulding new role to suit 'what's best for Munster' Director This post contains videos

Erasmus moulding new role to suit 'what's best for Munster'

The South African also talks about his first time encountering the province.

# suaf - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Horseplay at the beach was an important part of Munster training this week (after the heavy lifting) S-and Sea This post contains videos

# suaf - Sunday 3 January, 2016

‘You can’t play victim the whole time’: Foley heartened by Munster grind

The Munster head coach believed in his approach even in the midst of the five-game losing run.

# suaf - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Keatley keeps his cool to arrest Munster slide with win away to Ulster

The under-fire out-half ensured his team avoided a sixth straight loss.

# suaf - Thursday 17 December, 2015

‘Fans can give out about coaches but coaches didn’t make us drop the ball’

Munster hooker Mike Sherry says the squad’s players need to deliver this weekend in Leicester.

# suaf - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Sherry and Bleyendaal back in Munster training, but four sit out after bruising loss to Connacht

Donnacha Ryan, BJ Botha, Francis Saili and Andrew Conway are the fresh injury concerns for Anthony Foley.

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