WATCH: Young Munster's Ger Slattery on Limerick derby win and rugby in Covid era

Colm Kinsella, Rugby Correspondent at Clifford Park


Colm Kinsella, Rugby Correspondent at Clifford Park


YOUNG Munster cemented their place at the top of the Munster Conference 1 table in the Energia Community Series with a deserved 27-15 victory over great rivals Garryowen at Clifford Park on Saturday.

Munsters' third win of the campaign has seen the Greenfields side earn a top-point advantage over second-placed Cork Con in the provincial structured competition.

The Community Series takes a break next weekend, with Young Munster recommencing their programme of fixtures in away date with Cashel at Spafield on Saturday, October 24.

Garryowen's next outing will be a home game against UCC at Dooradoyle on the same date.

Following Saturday's derby win, Young Munster forwards coach Ger Slattery spoke to Leader Sport.