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by MunsterMan!!!!!
Wed May 02, 2012 12:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

feckwanker wrote:It's official - we have Penney!

http://www.munsterrugby.ie/news/10444.php

I am shedding a little tear here!
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Wed May 02, 2012 11:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

'tis the holy trio,99% it's Penney,Foley and Umaga. :D HR better be right If you are shitting us I will hunt you down! But otherwise wohoooo! Edit: I am not sure about the Umaga appointment, he is still green and I wouldn't mind trust Penney to bring in his own to be honest, I not a fan of the boar...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Wed May 02, 2012 9:38 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

MUNSTER are on the verge of announcing a head coach to replace Tony McGahan and have dismissed New Zealand reports ruling Rob Penney out of contention as "speculation", writes Hugh Farrelly. New Zealand media claimed yesterday that the Canterbury coach had been "overlooked" by the province but Muns...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Wed May 02, 2012 9:24 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

MUNSTER are on the verge of announcing a head coach to replace Tony McGahan and have dismissed New Zealand reports ruling Rob Penney out of contention as "speculation", writes Hugh Farrelly. New Zealand media claimed yesterday that the Canterbury coach had been "overlooked" by the province but Muns...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue May 01, 2012 4:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Banana Man wrote:Michael Corcoran‏@MichaelC_RTE
@Munsterrugby coaching appointments could be confirmed later this week #rterugby
Ah ffs, would they just f**king tell us ffs
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue May 01, 2012 3:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

So Hellraisers big flounce announcement, a mere week ago, was nothing more than pathetic attention seeking, and here he is back polluting rugger threads with his unwashed Goth nonsense :(( You two are like Romeo and Juliet. You could cut the sexual tension with a big mickey alright. I would say HR ...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue May 01, 2012 11:37 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Inheriting land wholly propped up by EU grants does not equal running a very good business. Riight. :lol: Running a farm in a boom or bust period is similar to running a construction company in recession. Ask your bank manager. And my father inherited 10 cows and about 30 acres in the late 70s. Now...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue May 01, 2012 10:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

You can't tell that from the Consolidated IRFU accounts, and afaik the individual provincial accounts aren't separately published. EDIT aren't not are EDIT 2 ANd Willie, the IRFU have taken a lot of money from Munsters success over the past 10 years - things aren't always simple . They are in Willi...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Wed Apr 25, 2012 11:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Horgan needs to take off the blue glasses and appreciate that there's a bigger picture. A foreign second row stops Toner and Flanagan getting gametime. Hines gone and Skyes being shit ensured that Toner got loads of gametime and he's really come on this year as a result. Fitz hasn't been a regular ...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue Apr 24, 2012 4:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Farming News - with our Willie
Replies: 148
Views: 7344

Re: Farming News - with our Willie

Willie did you bring in a specialist to do the feet or do you do it yourselves? Every respectable farmer, esp our Willie would be well able to pare feet. It's a pain the ass to do as cattle are not as well trained at keep the auld feet up as horses are/can be. you are right ellebelle. I can remembe...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue Apr 24, 2012 3:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Farming News - with our Willie
Replies: 148
Views: 7344

Re: Farming News - with our Willie

SASP wrote:
kerry_exile wrote:
SASP wrote:I'm thinking of a career change.

Willie any jobs going?
How are you at dehorning yearlings?
Yearlings are too young for that

Actually they might be consider too old, you supposed to, by EU law, do it when they are calves but not sure when the cut off is though!
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue Apr 24, 2012 2:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Farming News - with our Willie
Replies: 148
Views: 7344

Re: Farming News - with our Willie

Grass aint growing ether and got kicked in the leg by a f**king yearling yesterday, my leg is vertially black. :x and v. sore. Too dry for the grass? Have been struggling myself with f**king magpies ripping the shit out of my lawn. Not that this is the same thing. What were you doing to the yearlin...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Mon Apr 23, 2012 5:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Irishers: Michelle Mulherin and Fornication, W...T....F?
Replies: 55
Views: 2500

Re: Irishers: Michelle Mulherin and Fornication, W...T....F?

Who the fudge is this idiot representing my fair Mayo? Is this seriously what passes for public debate in Dail Eireann these days? I've only been out of the country for two years, have the level of discourse fallen so far that we have a twat like this stand up in the centre of our government buildi...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Mon Apr 23, 2012 5:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Irishers: Michelle Mulherin and Fornication, W...T....F?
Replies: 55
Views: 2500

Re: Irishers: Michelle Mulherin and Fornication, W...T....F?

I watched part of the interview on the Saturday night show, by fudge was she shit, she couldn't even explains herself (or to be honest was probably told off by the powers that be in the party not to stick her foot in it), Brendan O'Connor actually had to explain what her position was on this, as she...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Thu Apr 19, 2012 3:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Banana Man wrote:
MunsterMan!!!!! wrote:
ZappaMan wrote:I think that chap made some salient points.

Balanced, insightful and fair :thumbup:
Just needs a bit more about DOC and Ian Nagle

He also missed buzz words like honesty, passion and brave, taking this into consideration he will have to be marked down a few percent for that.
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

ZappaMan wrote:I think that chap made some salient points.

Balanced, insightful and fair :thumbup:
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Thu Apr 12, 2012 9:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Also, has the latest ROG article been discussed? It's seems he now thinks Munster are shit. http://www.independent.ie/sport/rugby/ogara-admits-concerns-over-munsters-ability-to-return-as-euro-force-3078905.html Eh, to be honest, a lot of what he says is fair enough. Perhaps a bit harsh though. Call...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue Apr 10, 2012 1:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

On McLaughlin he is making the top brass look a bit foolish. I backed the decision to get new blood in (although doak would have been first to go in my mind) but fair play to Brian he has done better than anyone in 12 years and is in the process of proving everyone wrong. He deserves great credit f...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Mon Apr 09, 2012 6:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

The only time Munster got a shove on we were down to 7 in the pack, the rest of the scrums were fairly even with a lot of wheeling being allowed by Poite on both sides, it led to scrappy ball at the back for both scrumhalves and number 8s I will respectfully disagree, Munster definitely had 4/5 ver...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Mon Apr 09, 2012 6:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Court handling Botha whilst making 16 tackles yesterday obviously hasn't improved his reputation much. McAllister has a lot of potential, even if he is in a position where we already have a little it of depth. Healy is the incumbent and should be for a while, Court is backup lossehead, McAllister m...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Sun Apr 08, 2012 9:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

TheBouncer wrote:Image

:lol: :thumbup:
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Sat Mar 31, 2012 12:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health
Replies: 26368
Views: 1113010

Re: The Training Thread

Cheers Nolan, so basically you are saying if you want to get the most effective ones get the smaller diameter, but these will be more painful one, which I don't mind, I like a bit of pain actually. Thank you muchly :thumbup:
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Sat Mar 31, 2012 10:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health
Replies: 26368
Views: 1113010

Re: The Training Thread

Bit of advice needed,I want to buy a foam roller, never used them but heard they are good. which from the below link would be a good recommendation, why are they different lengths? Are the grip foam roller better?


http://www.physioneeds.biz/BrowseProduc ... oam+roller
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue Mar 27, 2012 1:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

I'd hate to see Fitz leave Leinster, but it's good to see the IRFU play hardball with his contract. I just hope that all the negotiations that are going on at the moment are being treated similarly; he's dead right to hold out if he knows that Earls or Trimble are on 25% more than him. Eh - they're...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Thu Mar 22, 2012 12:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread


Good post, hard to argue with it.
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Wed Mar 21, 2012 4:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health
Replies: 26368
Views: 1113010

Re: The Training Thread

Anyone have any links to some good sprint training programs? i'm a fan of barry ross' approach and it's worked absolute wonders with some of my athletes. http://www.sprintstrong.com/2010/01/barry-ross-interview.html google him and find some stuff. the research as i understand it shows that normal s...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Wed Mar 21, 2012 2:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health
Replies: 26368
Views: 1113010

Re: The Training Thread

Anyone have any links to some good sprint training programs?
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue Mar 20, 2012 4:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

anyone here read the rugby forum on boards?..delusion is not the word, the talk today is Healy, Best, Ross, O'Connell, Ferris, Heaslip, Sexton, Bod, Bowe and Kearney are all in contention to start for the Lions. Plus many more in contention to tour. I think based on our 6N form, and the welsh GS, t...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue Mar 20, 2012 3:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

anyone here read the rugby forum on boards?..delusion is not the word, the talk today is Healy, Best, Ross, O'Connell, Ferris, Heaslip, Sexton, Bod, Bowe and Kearney are all in contention to start for the Lions. Plus many more in contention to tour. I think based on our 6N form, and the welsh GS, t...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue Mar 20, 2012 3:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

First time posting since the match, wtf s gone on here since, this place has gone full retard. Anyway, what as annoyed me the most over the last few years, if the lack of consistency. kidney can manage the one of games, beating OZ in the RWC was a step forward from Eddie reign, as was the GS. But la...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Fri Mar 16, 2012 10:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Contract News 16 March 2012, 9:20 am By Pat Geraghty Johne Murphy, Duncan Williams, John Ryan, Marcus Horan and Sean Scanlon are the latest of the current Munster squad who have signed contract extensions. Murphy, Williams and prop Ryan have penned two year deals while Horan and Scanlon have agreed...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue Mar 13, 2012 2:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

SOB starting, POM bench, all else the same
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Tue Mar 13, 2012 1:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

I can see Ferris been told to smash Tuilagi early on, he has been defending out in the centre channels recently alot and either him or Earls been the shooter, I can also see Sexton maybe shooting out a bit on Farrell, I have really be paying too much attention to where Farrell and the English backli...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Mon Mar 12, 2012 1:46 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Nolanator wrote:
He Man Rugger Pints wrote:Hook in coming across as a complete buffoon shocker, b his opinion carries no weight with anyone who knows the first thing about the game.
That's why he's a problem. Too many people repeat something like what he says. Does my head in.

He is a pundit for the bandwagoner and the retards
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Mon Mar 12, 2012 1:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

One thing I will say, I do like coming up against a confident England side :twisted:
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Mon Mar 12, 2012 1:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

I think ol Hook is trying to start another Twitter row... If Kidney picked on form, Jamie Heaslip would be the one to lose out. The No 8 has been outplayed by his opposite number in every match so far. If he took the headphones off and stopped tweeting and instead studied more video, he might get s...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Mon Mar 12, 2012 11:31 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

I'm concerned with the penalty situation. 14 against us on Saturday? f**king hell. Add in the French total, how we were reffed against Wales and we are doing something wrong. All good sides should be living on the edge at the breakdown, but we are giving away too many penalties. Plus the error coun...
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Sun Mar 11, 2012 9:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

I am just gonna say this, but maybe giving TOL a bit og game time was in relation to next week, imagine if reddan gets injured early next week.
by MunsterMan!!!!!
Fri Mar 09, 2012 4:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441337
Views: 16543533

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Ian Nagle out played Australias Rob Simmons in 2010. In the RWC Simmons was on the bench for the Ireland match. Shows the different levels of progression of the two. While I totally agree with the sentiment in this statement, Simmons is kak as are most of the Ozzie locks, this show more how kak the...