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All You Need To Know | Munster v Leinster

26th December 2019 By The Editor

Johann van Graan and Leo Cullen before the game last year.

Johann van Graan and Leo Cullen before the game last year. Inpho

Munster wrap up 2019 with their Christmas Interpro derby against Leinster at Thomond Park in Round 9 of the Guinness PRO14.

Munster wrap up 2019 with their Christmas Interpro derby against Leinster at Thomond Park in Round 9 of the Guinness PRO14.

Find out all you need to know ahead of #MUNvLEI below.

Munster News

€1 from each match programme sold at Munster’s sold-out Guinness PRO14 clash against Leinster at Thomond Park next week will be donated to Munster’s nominated charities – the Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation and the Peter McVerry Trust.

Where?

Thomond Park, Limerick

When?

Saturday, 6pm

Broadcast

Live on eir Sport and Premier Sports.

Did you know?

Additional seating will boost the capacity this Saturday allowing a record-equalling crowd of 26,267 to attend Thomond Park.

The game has been nominated as Munster’s official Charity Match.

Team Line-Ups

Both sides will be named on Friday at noon.

Preview

Conference A leaders Leinster travel to Conference B leaders Munster this week.

Munster came away from Galway with a win last weekend and will be looking to continue their Intepro form at Thomond Park.

The province’s recent record at the Limerick venue is exceptional, unbeaten in the last 21 games, although Leinster were the last team to defeat the men in red there.

The in-form club side in Europe currently, Leinster have won their last fourteen matches in all competitions, and have also won five of the last six meetings between the two provinces.

Video | Press Pass

Kevin O’Byrne, Sammy Arnold and JP Ferreira look ahead to the game.

Match Officials

Referee: Frank Murphy

Assistant Referees: George Clancy, Chris Busby

TMO: Olly Hodges

Champions Cup Tickets

Sunday, January 19

Munster v Ospreys, Thomond Park, 1pm; Buy tickets here

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