Squad Update | Preparations Begin For Stormers
5th April 2023 By The Editor
The Munster squad started preparations today (Wednesday) at the HPC ahead of our next game against Stormers in Cape Town on Saturday, April 15 (5.15pm Irish time/6.15pm local).
The team and management arrived home on Monday and will prepare at the HPC this week before departing for Cape Town next week.
The province complete the URC regular season with two games in South Africa – against Stormers in Cape Town and Sharks in Durban (5.15pm Irish time/6.15pm local).
In player news, it was confirmed earlier today that Dan Goggin has departed the province and will pursue a new playing opportunity abroad. See full details here.
On the club front, nine Munster Academy players were in AIL action at the weekend.
Daniel Hurley helped Cork Constitution to a 27-23 victory over Terenure College at Temple Hill.
Darragh McSweeney was a try-scorer for Shannon with Daniel Okeke and Ethan Coughlan also featuring in their 26-10 win over Ballynahinch.
There were five Munster players in derby action at Dooradoyle as Garryowen beat Young Munster 28-22. Jack Oliver scored a try for Garryowen with Tony Butler kicking two penalties and a conversion for the hosts. Patrick Campbell, Fionn Gibbons and Shay McCarthy featured for the Cookies.