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IRFU PCR Testing | Zero Positive Results In Munster And Connacht

28th August 2020 By The Editor

Zero positive results from the latest round of PCR testing.

Zero positive results from the latest round of PCR testing. Inpho/Tommy Dickson

The IRFU (Irish Rugby Football Union) can confirm that the PCR testing of players and staff at Munster and Connacht has produced zero positive results.

153 players and staff have been tested across the two provinces this week.  In addition, the eight IRFU match officials have produced zero positive results from their latest round of testing.

The staff and players from Munster, Connacht and the match officials have been cleared to participate in this weekend’s Guinness PRO14 fixture at the Aviva Stadium.  Players and staff are currently tested each match week.

To date there have been 1231 tests conducted across Irish rugby’s professional player and staff group and 9 positive tests reported from the academy system.

The Munster team to face Connacht was named earlier today here with everything you need to know about the final round of the Guinness PRO14 here.


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