WATCH: Conor Murray ‘honoured’ to be named Midi Olympique World Player of the Year

CONOR MURRAY has been voted the World Player of the Year by readers of the renowned French publication Midi Olympique. 

The Munster and Ireland scrum-half picked up the award at a ceremony in Paris on Monday as his took time out from his rehab program for a neck injury, which has seen the Patrickswell man not take to the field since the June tests against Australia.

Murray spent last week in Carton House for Ireland camp, but this week it has been confirmed that he will not take part in any preparations for the clash with Argentina this Saturday, November 10 at 6.30pm.

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