Sponsored by


Will O'Callaghan
Will O'Callaghan

12.37 13 Feb 2020


Share this article


Flanker John Hodnett will make his Munster debut in their Guinness PRO14 match against the Southern Kings tomorrow evening.

A Grand Slam winner with Ireland under-20s last season, he's been selected in a back-row which also includes Jack O’Donoghue and Arno Botha.

Mike Haley, Calvin Nash and Shane Daly make up the back three.

Chris Farrell joins Dan Goggin in midfield with JJ Hanrahan selected at out-half and Neil Cronin in the nine shirt for the game at Cork's Irish Independent Park.

James Cronin, Niall Scannell, and John Ryan form an all Irish international front-row with Fineen Wycherley and captain Billy Holland in the second-row.

Holland skippers the side on the occasion of his 226th appearance for the province.

Two Academy players are among the replacements, prop Keynan Knox and out-half Ben Healy.

Munster go into tomorrow evening's game four points behind Conference leaders Edinburgh.

Munster v Southern Kings: Mike Haley; Calvin Nash, Chris Farrell, Dan Goggin, Shane Daly; JJ Hanrahan, Neil Cronin; James Cronin, Niall Scannell, John Ryan; Fineen Wycherley, Billy Holland (C); Jack O’Donoghue, John Hodnett, Arno Botha.

Replacements: Kevin O’Byrne, Jeremy Loughman, Keynan Knox, Gavin Coombes, Chris Cloete, Nick McCarthy, Ben Healy, Rory Scannell.

 

Everyone’s in the Team Of Us.

Vodafone. The Official Sponsor of the Irish Rugby Team.


Share this article


Most Popular

Live: Title

Now playing

00:00:00 / 00:00:00
Added to queue
Removed from queue

On Air

Share

Share


Up next

Episode title
Show
Duration

You currently have no podcasts in your queue.

Go to podcasts

On Air

Best Of Newstalk

Best Of Newstalk

00:00-06:00

Share

Up next

BREAKFAST BRIEFING

BREAKFAST BRIEFING

06:00-06:30

Share

BREAKFAST BUSINESS

BREAKFAST BUSINESS

06:30-07:00

Share

NEWSTALK BREAKFAST

NEWSTALK BREAKFAST

07:00-09:00

Share

THE PAT KENNY SHOW

THE PAT KENNY SHOW

09:00-12:00

Share

LUNCHTIME LIVE

LUNCHTIME LIVE

12:00-14:00

Share

MONCRIEFF

MONCRIEFF

14:00-16:00

Share

THE HARD SHOULDER

THE HARD SHOULDER

16:00-19:00

Share

OFF THE BALL

OFF THE BALL

19:00-22:00

Share

SPLANC

SPLANC

22:00-00:00

Share

BEST OF NEWSTALK

BEST OF NEWSTALK

00:00-07:00

Share

00:00:00 / 00:00:00

Share on