Munster tonight announced that Paul O'Connell will undergo surgery to correct the back problem that has him sidelined in the recent past.
A statement issued read. "Following consultation between IRFU and Munster medical staff and the player himself, it has been decided that Paul O'Connell will undergo back surgery at the earliest opportunity."
Our exclusive look at Preseason 2016 continues. This week's focus is on Speed Tech and Adam Sheehan explains how the S&C Department use data captured from Catapult GPS technology to continually modify the conditioning framework.
In his first interview since joining Munster, Rassie Erasmus chats about settling into life in Ireland, the newly created Director of Rugby role and a connection with the province that dates back as far as his first game for South Africa 'A'.
adidas and Munster Rugby today, Wednesday July 27, officially launched the new Munster 2016/17 alternate kit, training wear and associated supporters range, which is now available exclusively at Life Style Sports.
Following their respective breaks, all new recruits have now begun their time in the Greencore Munster Rugby Academy. As they commence a three-year programme, find out a little more about our seven new hopefuls and their pathway to professional rugby.