Tomas O’Leary misses out for Munster with injury

Guinness PRO12 Editor

2 Sep 2011


Tomas O’Leary, listed among the replacements when Munster named their side for Saturday’s RaboDirect PRO12 clash with Newport-Gwent Dragons (Musgrave Park 7.45pm), has been withdrawn with Duncan Williams coming into the match day 23 in his place.

O'Leary continues to have lower back trouble and at this early stage of the season management rightly believe it would be unwise to rush him back into action.

Munster: J Murphy; D Howlett, D Barnes, L Mafi, D Hurley; I Keatley, P Stringer; M Horan, M Sherry, S Archer; B Holland, M O'Driscoll; P O'Mahony capt, N Ronan, J Coughlan. Replacements: D Varley, W Du Preez, J Hayes, D Foley, T O'Donnell, D Williams, S Deasy, S Zebo.


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