Munster get a hard draw for the 2008/2009 Heineken Cup

Munster have been drawn to play away to two French Sides ASM Clermont Auvergne, Montauban .ASM Clermont Auvergne played Munster twice last season with the honours shared home and away.Sale Shark from England,one will never forget the Paul O Connell tackle on Chabal http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VzExIqWZXYI in Thomond Park from 2006 when they last met. Pool 1: Munster, … Continue reading

MUNSTER THE HOMECOMING LIMERICK 2008

Munster the new European Rugby Champions 2008 received a Civic Reception at the Limerick City Hall to acknowledge their incredible achievement in winning the Heineken European Cup for the 2nd Time.They were greeted by the Mayor of Limerick Ger Fahey http://www.limerickcity.ie  and the Kevin Sheahan The Cathaoirleach of Limerick County Council http://www.lcc.ie The Munster Team … Continue reading

Munster Homecoming Limerick 2008

Thousands lined the streets of Limerick City today to welcome back the European Heineken Cup for the second time in three years after their famous victory over Toulouse at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday .There was a civic reception at the Limerick Civic Hall ,followed by a victory parade on an open top … Continue reading

Magnificient Munster European Rugby Champions 2008

Paul O Connell with the Heineken European Cup at Shannon Airport 2am Munster captain Paul O’Connell added: “I think it is more satisfying than last time. “We have an incredible bunch of people and you feel a pressure when you wear the jersey which is so special to all of us.”It was tough campaign and it is just … Continue reading