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."
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