# munster - Saturday 20 December, 2014
Gregor Townsend’s side are a formidable proposition in Scotstoun.
Tony McGahan’s side ended Perpignan’s five-year unbeaten streak at home in the Heineken Cup with a bonus-point win at the Stade Aime Giral.
# munster - Monday 15 December, 2014
The Canadian had a little help, but it was still a monstrous hit.
‘Infinitely seductive’ and more of what the French papers are saying about Munster’s defeat in Clermont
Clermont have underlined their status as potential Champions Cup winners, according to the French media.
Rounds three and four of the Champions Cup weren’t great for the Irish sides, were they?
The 22-year-old was lively at Stade Marcel-Michelin, bringing his teammates into the game with clever passing.
# munster - Sunday 14 December, 2014
The Munster head coach did rue missed opportunities in attack in the first-half.
The home team’s attacking quality, a more varied Munster, that losing bonus point and kick chase problems.
‘We’ve got to fight for our lives’: O’Mahony ready to dig deep after silver lining in Clermont defeat
Munster will throw everything at Sale and Saracens in the New Year.
Anthony Foley’s men were improved from last weekend, but Clermont had too much attacking quality.
Munster supporters got involved as the Yellow Army led a march to Stade Marcel-Michelin.
Munster’s chances of winning are being talked up by certain quarters of the French media.
JJ Hanrahan, attacking variety, winning the gainline, line-out platform and Nigel Owens will all be key.
# munster - Saturday 13 December, 2014
Clermont’s supporters are among the most passionate, loyal and welcoming in the world.
Munster’s head coach says Pool 1 was always likely to go down to rounds five and six.
# munster - Friday 12 December, 2014
Having won three Heineken Cups in Ireland, the Kiwi is now forwards coach at the Top 14 club.
The Cork man feels his side need improvements in lots of areas, rather than a reinvention of the wheel.
# munster - Thursday 11 December, 2014
The Munster tighthead found himself in a spot of bother at the scrum against Clermont last weekend.
Injuries at loosehead prop and on the wing mean Anthony Foley may have to alter his starting XV.
The Ireland scrum-half expects Clermont to operate with more ambition in attack at Stade Marcel Michelin.
# munster - Wednesday 10 December, 2014
Head coach Anthony Foley says ‘everybody who’s seen JJ play understands the quality of player he is’.
Munster, Leinster and Ulster face into potentially make-or-break fixtures over the European club rugby weekend.
Gerhard van den Heever has already been ruled out of the trip to France.
# munster - Tuesday 9 December, 2014
Paul O’Connell and his pack were outsmarted at the line-out and maul in Thomond Park.
# munster - Monday 8 December, 2014
Take the positives where you can.
# munster - Sunday 7 December, 2014
The 27-year-old kicked three penalties and felt that Munster lost out on the ‘little tiny margins’.
# munster - Saturday 6 December, 2014
The Clermont captain picked off Munster’s final throw from touch to secure the win at Thomond Park.
The southern province’s head coach bemoaned his side’s poor first-half effort and high error count.
Narrow attack, Clermont’s defence, Fritz Lee’s performance and a Pool 1 uphill battle.
Probably best for all concerned that he didn’t connect here.
# munster - Friday 5 December, 2014
Kicking is an important part of Munster’s gameplan, and Jones says it’s generally ‘massive within Ireland.’
# munster - Thursday 4 December, 2014
It’s another big weekend in the Champions Cup.
Munster lock Dave Foley won his first Ireland caps last month and has just signed a new IRFU contract.
Captain Peter O’Mahony says Saturday’s meeting will be nearly ‘on a par with an international game.’
# munster - Wednesday 3 December, 2014
First-choice outside centre Andrew Smith is carrying a knee injury ahead of Saturday’s clash at Thomond Park.
Joe Schmidt’s coaching and expectation levels will lift the standards in the southern province.
# munster - Tuesday 2 December, 2014
Stephen Archer, Dave Foley, Dave Kilcoyne and Felix Jones have all committed to the province.
# munster - Thursday 27 November, 2014
Tomorrow night’s inter-pro is shaping up to be a cracker.
# munster - Tuesday 25 November, 2014
Madigan back at out-half, Muliaina gelling with Connacht, Ireland’s back-up players and the Munster v Ulster derby.
# munster - Monday 24 November, 2014
The Limerick and Galway clubs are celebrating today.