Episode 1144: Leinster Stroll To European Cup Final, Munster’s Full Stop, Ken On Tour
Leinster marched imperiously through to a first European Rugby Cup final since 2012, but Munster failed to complete the Irish double after a massively disappointing performance against Racing 92 – European Cup winners Shane Horgan and Barry Murphy assess the weekend’s action.
COME ON @Munsterrugby !!!!!! Looking forward to discussing how @KEITHEARLS87 blasts penny wise with so@e battery acid on @SecondCaptains tomorrow. I’m telling ya, it’ll happen pic.twitter.com/tVyFBNCFNc
— Barry Murphy (@BarryMurphyHG) April 22, 2018
Are Munster just not good enough, or was Sunday a case of some really poor individual performances? Are there any short term options for Munster, and what changes do the coaching staff have to make?
"Bitterly disappointed for the lads. I know how much it means to them" – Former Munster man Donnacha Ryan spoke after his side's win in Bordeaux. #R92vMUN pic.twitter.com/KaSQeTu5bT
— eir Sport (@eirSport) April 22, 2018
Leinster were exceptional against the Scarlets, and are firm favourites to win a fourth European Cup. We analyse the Henshaw miracle, the variety of weapons they possess, and Simon has some workout advice for James Ryan.
As if you haven’t already, take a look back at #ChampionsCup highlights from Saturday’s semi-final win at the Aviva: https://t.co/2bjgZJTu5i #LEIvSCA pic.twitter.com/D0Y0bERtn0
— Leinster Rugby (@leinsterrugby) April 23, 2018
Plus there’s the Scott Quinnell barometer, Ken’s travelling travails, changing room access, and fans giving themselves a pat on the back.
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— Second Captains (@SecondCaptains) April 23, 2018