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Munster forwards coach Anthony Foley: “I always feel that your unconscious mind should be your guide out on the pitch.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The plan was evidently to have Anthony Foley promoted as Rob Penney’s successor as head coach from the 2015-16 season onwards but Munster are c(...)

Anthony Foley has been named as the new coach of Munster. Photograph:  Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Anthony Foley says his promotion to the head coaching job at Munster from next season will not consume him – as it’s what his life in rugby has(...)

 Ger Slattery goes over in the corner for  Munster’s final try. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho
Misfiring Munster get the job done
  • Rugby
  • February 15, 2014, 21:28

Munster 36 Zebre 8 Simon Zebo and Ger Slattery scored two tr(...)

Donnacha Ryan in Munster training at  UL Limerick  during the week. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ireland lock Donnacha Ryan will make his first appearance since the middle of December in Munster’s RaboDirect Pro12 clash at home to Zebre at (...)

Ireland’s Andrew Trimble breaks the tackle of Wales’ Adam Jones at the Aviva Stadium last Saturday. In Trimble Ireland have a player revelling in confidence that has transformed his international game. Photograph: Inpho

What a week it’s been. At one stage I was sitting in Killaloe aboard a 21-foot gaff-rigged Valk boat, furiously bailing storm rain water into t(...)

Duncan Casey during a Munster squad training session at University of Limerick this week. Photograph: Inpho

That Duncan Casey has broken into the Munster squad and signed his first professional contract at the age of 23 m(...)

Munster’s Cathal Sheridan gets a pass away during a RaboDirect PRO12 game against Cardiff.  “It’s really early in the season yet. As a team, and as a player, we haven’t really done anything yet.” Photograph: Darren Griffiths/Inpho

Rob Penney takes particular satisfaction in helping to oversee the progress of so many young players in a continuing time of t(...)

Munster’s Gerhard van den Heever goes over for  their fourth try of the Rabo Direct Pro 12 game against Cardiff Blues at Thomond Park. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Two eras of Munster rugby were bookended on Saturday night as they hit a half-century of points for the first time in over five years in a league matc(...)

Munster winger  Gerhard van den Heever goes over for the fourth try to secure the bonus point against Cardiff Blues  in the  RaboDirect Pro12 game at Thomand Park.  Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Munster 54 Cardiff Blues 13: Munster’s biggest win of the season moved them seven points clear at the top of the RaboDirect Pro12 after another Welsh (...)

Simon Zebo training with Munster at the  University of Limerick this week. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Simon Zebo will play fullback on his first start for Munster since injuring his foot last October for Saturday night’s home RaboDirect Pro12 clash aga(...)

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