12 Dec, 14:42
Prop Cian Healy is expected to miss the start of the 2014 RBS 6 Nations after undergoing surgery on his injured ankle on Wednesday.
And Munster, who face London Irish at home on Saturday, could yet enter the Amlin Challenge Cup's knockout stages for the first time in their history.
It has been confirmed that the semi-final draws for both the Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup will be conducted after the completion of the tournaments' round 6 matches this Sunday evening.
The draws will be televised live on Sky Sports 2 at approximately 5pm on Sunday, following the London Wasps v Toulouse game at Adams Park.