Second of the Ryan clan to play with Munster. Older brother Tim was a squad member before joining Toulon in 2009.
Dave has come through the Munster Rugby Academy system, moving on to a development contract, and now holds a full senior contract with Munster Rugby.
He got his first taste of senior action as a replacement against the Ospreys in the final game of the 08/09 season and made his first start in the 2009 pre-season August friendly against the Sale Sharks. He lives in Cork.
|DOB||21st Apr 1986|
|Height||1.83 m (6' 0")|
|Weight||113 kg (17 st 10 lb)|