11 Dec, 16:22
Anticipation is building in the Munster camp ahead of the second half of the crucial Heineken Cup double-header against Perpignan.
Connacht full-back Gavin Duffy has been brought into the Ireland squad as Earls’ replacement.
Ireland prop Cian Healy suffered a shoulder strain during the match, but has made improvements and will continue to be monitored during training this week.
Healy's front row colleague Declan Fitzpatrick sustained a gluteal muscle strain and will also be monitored during the week. Neither player has been ruled out of selection for the second test.
Ireland's second test match will take place in Christchurch on Saturday, 16th June, ko 8.35am (Irish time).