The IRFU would like to invite applications for the position of Lead Physiotherapist, Munster. The Lead Physiotherapist will deliver best practice sports physiotherapy services to the Munster Squad based, in Limerick, in partnership with the Munster Medicine and Science Service team.
Munster continue their preparations for this Friday's crucial GUINNESS PRO12 encounter with Edinburgh in Cork (kick-off 7.35pm), while, on the club front, there was strong Academy representation in the weekend's Ulster Bank League play-off action.
Munster head coach Anthony Foley has made just three changes to the team to face Connacht in round 20 of the GUINNESS PRO12 at the Sportsground on Saturday (kick-off 7.15pm), with Simon Zebo set to make his 100th provincial appearance.
Munster trained in glorious sunshine at UL today in advance of Saturday's crucial GUINNESS PRO12 clash away to Connacht. A number of players continue to rehab their respective knocks in the countdown to this weekend's game.
As Munster continue preparations for Saturday's GUINNESS PRO12 derby meeting with Leinster, they have confirmed the signing of ex-Munster Academy player Darren O'Shea and former Ireland 'A' tighthead prop John Andress.
Munster may have a perfect seven wins from seven encounters with Zebre, but they will take nothing for granted against the Italian club tonight as the sides' January meeting in Parma was a particularly close affair.
Despite a sprightly start from Munster that saw them take an 8-0 lead, an unyielding Cardiff Blues fought back to edge in front on 34 minutes and never looked back in securing a 37-28 bonus point victory over the province.
Munster travel to the Welsh capital to face Cardiff Blues knowing that a victory could lift them back into contention for a coveted GUINNESS PRO12 play-off spot or at the very least aid their challenge for Champions Cup qualification.
Munster Rugby and the IRFU can confirm that Munster head coach Anthony Foley has accepted a one-year contract extension and that the province are looking to appoint a director of rugby for the 2016/17 season.
Munster trained in the spring sunshine in UL today as preparations continue for the rescheduled GUINNESS PRO12 round 12 fixture away to Cardiff Blues on Friday night (kick-off 7.15pm), while Munster's Dave Kilcoyne and the uncapped Andrew Conway have been added to the Ireland training squad.