Squad Update | Munster Prepare For Ulster At Thomond
24th October 2022 By The Editor
The Munster squad returned to training at the HPC on Monday morning as preparations begin for Saturday evening’s Interpro derby against Ulster at Thomond Park (5.15pm).
Match tickets are available here. A family pack of four tickets costs just €40.
On the injury front, Stephen Archer will undergo surgery today having suffered an ankle injury against Bulls last week.
Following the weekend’s action, Jack O’Sullivan (knee), Liam Coombes (hamstring) and Tom Ahern (shoulder) will all go for MRI scans this week with O’Sullivan expected to be unavailable for the medium term.
Jean Kleyn will go for a scan on a rib injury today and his availability will be determined later in the week.
The eight Munster players selected for Ireland’s Bank of Ireland Nations Series fixtures travel to Dublin today.
In positive news, Simon Zebo (calf), Mike Haley (groin) and Roman Salanoa (head) will all return to full team training this week.
Academy lock Edwin Edogbo (calf) is progressing with his rehab and his availability will be determined later in the week.
Alex Kendellen will increase his exposure to full team training with a view to returning in the next few weeks.
Unavailable: RG Snyman (knee), Jack Daly (knee), Alex Kendellen (head), Paddy Kelly (head), Keith Earls (thigh), Andrew Conway (knee), Fineen Wycherley (shoulder), Antoine Frisch (calf).
URC Round 7
Saturday, October 29
Munster v Ulster, Thomond Park, 5.15pm; Buy tickets here
URC Round 8
Saturday, November 26
Munster v Connacht, Thomond Park, 7.35pm; Buy tickets here
Champions Cup Round 1
Sunday, December 11
Munster Rugby v Stade Toulousain, Thomond Park, 3.15pm; Buy tickets here
URC Round 10
Monday, December 26
Munster v Leinster, Thomond Park, 7.35pm; Buy tickets here
Champions Cup Round 3
Saturday, January 14, 2023
Munster Rugby v Northampton Saints, Thomond Park, 3.15pm; Buy tickets here