With the competitive season just around the corner, Munster Rugby Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus and second row Billy Holland today attended the launch of the 2016/17 Guinness PRO12 in Dublin's Aviva Stadium.
Munster Sports Travel, official travel partner to Munster Rugby, is now offering package trips for this season's Champions Cup encounters away to Racing 92 on Sunday October 16th and Leicester Tigers on December 17th.
On May 27th 2017, the Aviva Stadium will provide the setting for the third Guinness PRO12 'Destination Final' following on from the successes of the previous deciders held in Belfast and Edinburgh in 2015 and 2016 respectively.
Munster will look to make it two wins from two this Friday when they welcome Donncha O'Callaghan's Worcester Warriors to Irish Independent Park for the second encounter of the 2016 Kearys Renault Series at 7pm.
Video highlights, action shots and the post-match reaction of Waterford native Jack O'Donoghue after Munster played their first game Kearys Renault Series at the RSC, defeating Zebre 17-0 in wet and windy conditions.
It may have been an August preseason encounter but one could be forgiven for thinking it was late November with unseasonable wintry conditions greeting the 2,300-plus support base in East Munster tonight for the first round of the Kearys Renault Series.
The dates and kick-off times for Rounds 1 to 4 of the 2016/17 European Rugby Champions Cup have been announced where Munster will face Racing 92, Glasgow Warriors and Leicester Tigers in Pool 1 of the competition.
Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus has revealed his first Munster matchday squad for the province's preseason clash with Zebre on Friday. Round 1 of the 2016 Kearys Renault Series sees Munster bring the game to the Waterford RSC for a 7pm kick off.