Pro 12 Final : Munster v Scarlets

There’s been a feeling ever since Anthony Foley passed away earlier in the season that Munster would accomplish something special this year. To be honest I think they’ve already done it. They’ve grown into a team, realised their own identity. If they win tomorrow, they’re back on top and creating their own legacy separate to... Continue Reading →

Clermont v Leinster

Precedent This isn’t mission impossible, not by a long stretch. Cast your minds back to the 2012 semi final, when Leinster upset the odds and claimed a famous victory over a much fancied Clermont side. Nacewa, Sexton, Strauss, McFadden, Cronin and Devin Toner were all there that day. Kayser, Zirakashvili, Lapandry, Parra and Aurelian Rougerie,... Continue Reading →

Munster v Saracens

Head versus Heart In what is their 5th consecutive European Cup semi final, the English champions will be at full strength and firing on all cylinders. They name an impressive starting XV, including the six players selected for Lions duty this summer. On paper, Saracens win. Munster are underdogs, but isn’t that how they like... Continue Reading →

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