All You Need To Know | Munster v Vodacom Bulls
13th October 2022 By The Editor
A big occasion awaits on Saturday night as Munster welcome Vodacom Bulls to Thomond Park for the first time in our first game at Thomond Park this season in round 5 of the BKT URC.
Find out all you need to know ahead of Munster v Vodacom Bulls below.
Buy match tickets here.
Read the Munster team announcement here.
Saturday, October 15, 7.35pm
Did you know?
It will be the first game on the new surface at Thomond Park. A hybrid pitch, similar to the Aviva Stadium, with reinforced turf technology was installed at the ground over the summer.
Munster: Patrick Campbell; Calvin Nash, Malakai Fekitoa, Dan Goggin, Shane Daly; Joey Carbery, Craig Casey; Jeremy Loughman, Niall Scannell, Stephen Archer; Jean Kleyn, Edwin Edogbo; Tadhg Beirne, Peter O’Mahony (C), Gavin Coombes.
Replacements: Diarmuid Barron, Dave Kilcoyne, Roman Salanoa, Tom Ahern, Jack O’Donoghue, Conor Murray, Jack Crowley, John Hodnett.
Bulls: Kurt-lee Arendse; Cornel Hendricks, Lionel Mapoe, Harold Vorster, Wandisile Simelane; Johan Goosen, Embrose Papier; Simphiwe Matanzima, Jan-Hendrik Wessels, Mornay Smith; Walt Steenkamp, Ruan Nortje; Marcell Coetzee (C), WJ Steenkamp, Elrigh Louw,
Replacements: Bismarck Du Plessis, Dylan Smith, Jacques van Rooyen, Ruan Vermaak, Marco Van Staden, Zak Burger, Chris Smith, David Kriel.
Press Pass | Munster v Vodacom Bulls
Hear from Defence Coach Denis Leamy and Craig Casey ahead of the game.
Referee: Mike Adamson
AR 1: Andrew Cole
AR 2: Dermot Blake
TMO: Andrew McMenemy
Live on TG4, Premier Sports, SuperSport, Discovery + & URC TV.
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Saturday, October 15
Munster v Vodacom Bulls, Thomond Park, 7.35pm; Buy tickets here
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Saturday, November 26
Munster v Connacht, Thomond Park, 7.35pm; Buy tickets here
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Sunday, December 11
Munster Rugby v Stade Toulousain, Thomond Park, 3.15pm; Buy tickets here
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Monday, December 26
Munster v Leinster, Thomond Park, 7.35pm; Buy tickets here
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Saturday, January 14, 2023
Munster Rugby v Northampton Saints, Thomond Park, 3.15pm; Buy tickets here