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All You Need To Know | Munster v Ulster – Munster Rugby
May 5, 2021
Munster tackle Ulster in spherical two of the Guinness PRO14 Rainbow Cup this weekend because the province look to make it two Interpro wins in a row after final month’s 27-3 victory over Leinster on the RDS.
Discover out all it’s essential to know forward of the sport under with Munster going through Connacht at Thomond Park in spherical three of the Rainbow Cup subsequent weekend.
The squad might be sporting Munster Rugby’s adidas European equipment for the conflict, out there solely at Life Model Sports activities right here.
Friday, Could 7 at 8.15pm
The sport might be reside on eir Sport, Premier Sports activities 2, Tremendous Sport, ESPN+ (USA) & pro14.television. Deferred protection on TG4 at 10.30pm.
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Munster: Mike Haley; Andrew Conway, Dan Goggin, Rory Scannell, Shane Daly; JJ Hanrahan, Conor Murray; Dave Kilcoyne, Niall Scannell, John Ryan; Fineen Wycherley, Tadhg Beirne; Peter O’Mahony (C), Chris Cloete, Gavin Coombes.
Replacements: Kevin O’Byrne, Jeremy Loughman, Roman Salanoa, Jean Kleyn, CJ Stander, Nick McCarthy, Ben Healy, Damian de Allende.
Ulster: Jacob Stockdale; Rob Lyttle, Will Addison, Stuart McCloskey, Ethan McIlroy; Michael Lowry, Alby Mathewson; Andrew Warwick, John Andrew, Tom O’Toole; Alan O’Connor, Iain Henderson (C); Jordi Murphy, Marcus Rea, David McCann.
Replacements: Rob Herring, Callum Reid, Marty Moore, Sam Carter, Nick Timoney, David Shanahan, Angus Curtis, James Hume.
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Munster conceded simply 27 tries in 17 Guinness PRO14 video games this season and continued their good defensive report within the Rainbow Cup opener in opposition to Leinster, conceding simply three factors.
Munster face an Ulster facet that might be desperate to get again to profitable methods at Thomond Park on Friday evening having misplaced their competitors opener in opposition to Connacht in Belfast final month.
The brand new regulation variations performed an element as a profitable Captain’s Problem from Connacht earned them a late penalty that led to a last-minute match-winning attempt. See full particulars of the regulation variations right here.
A second-half comeback from Leicester Tigers knocked Ulster out of the Problem Cup on the semi-final stage on Friday evening and Dan McFarland’s facet journey to Limerick eager to revive their Rainbow Cup marketing campaign.
There are set to be various adjustments to the Munster facet for Friday evening’s sport however it will likely be essential to take care of continuity as Johann van Graan’s facet look to construct on their good begin to the brand new competitors.
Referee: Craig Evans (WRU, twenty first competitors sport)
Assistant Referees: Sean Gallagher, Rob O’Sullivan (each IRFU)
TMO: Olly Hodges (IRFU)
Hear from Defence Coach JP Ferreira and Dave Kilcoyne forward of the sport.