6 Dec, 11:35
Munster Head Coach Rob Penney has named a strong starting XV for the crunch Heineken Cup clash against Perpignan at Thomond Park on Sunday (ko 12:45pm).
Munster trained today in UL ahead of their duel semi-final assigmnents at the weekend, the senior side in action against Clermont in Montpellier while Ian Costello's British & Irish Cup side take on Leinster in Dooradoyle on Friday.
Costello will oversee that game in Limerick before travelling to Cork to fly out to France early Saturday morning and join up with the senior squad.
News on the injury front is that doubts remain over Peter O'Mahony (hip), Donncha O'Callaghan (knee), Keith Earls (hamstring), James Downey (hand) and Doug Howlett (shoulder) while Mike Sherry didn't train because of tonsilitis.