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#Axel

From The42 'I'm not leaving this place until I win something. I need to win something' Munster Man

'I'm not leaving this place until I win something. I need to win something'

33-year-old Billy Holland has shown resilience over the course his lifelong love affair with Munster.

From TheJournal.ie 'We are finally seeing a bit of light': Anthony Foley's wife Olive speaks out two years after his death Axel

'We are finally seeing a bit of light': Anthony Foley's wife Olive speaks out two years after his death

The Munster rugby legend passed away in October 2016.

From The42 'I look down the back of the bus and there’s Claw, fag in his mouth, puffing away!' Ligind

'I look down the back of the bus and there’s Claw, fag in his mouth, puffing away!'

Australian second row John Langford had a major influence on Munster during his three years with the province.

From The42 Erasmus hails Munster's heart to edge Racing battle No Guts No Glory

Erasmus hails Munster's heart to edge Racing battle

“The guys’ hearts were really big today and the technique was really sound.”

From The42 Keatley's kicks, the architect of Munster defence and more talking points Reaction

Keatley's kicks, the architect of Munster defence and more talking points

In tough conditions, the southern province claimed a hard-fought win over Racing 92.

From The42 Immense defence and big Murray moment gives Munster win over Racing Slow Burner

Immense defence and big Murray moment gives Munster win over Racing

For an hour, Munster’s first home outing in Europe looked destined for a stalemate in a gruelling weather-hit contest.

From The42 Munster to pay tribute to Anthony Foley before tomorrow's clash with Racing 92 Axel

Munster to pay tribute to Anthony Foley before tomorrow's clash with Racing 92

The province are set for a poignant rematch a year after Axel’s passing.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ will re-show Anthony Foley documentary after large parts of Munster missed it because of Ophelia Munsterman

RTÉ will re-show Anthony Foley documentary after large parts of Munster missed it because of Ophelia

The documentary aired on the anniversary of the rugby legend’s death in Paris.

From TheJournal.ie One year on, Anthony Foley's wife recalls how the loss of her husband 'brought us to our knees' Axel

One year on, Anthony Foley's wife recalls how the loss of her husband 'brought us to our knees'

Anthony Foley passed away suddenly one year ago today.

From The42 Anthony Foley documentary delivers the emotional story of a legend we can all relate to Munsterman

Anthony Foley documentary delivers the emotional story of a legend we can all relate to

Tomorrow will mark a year since Foley’s untimely death and the emotions still feel raw as some of his closest friends and sisters discuss the man who made Munster.

From The42 'It will always be the case when we come across this fixture that I’ll think of Axel' Axel

'It will always be the case when we come across this fixture that I’ll think of Axel'

A return to the Aviva Stadium has Leo Cullen and Rassie Erasmus reflecting on the one-year anniversary of Anthony Foley’s passing.

From The42 'Axel's a rugby man, so he would have told us all 'Play your game'' - O'Mahony Pom

'Axel's a rugby man, so he would have told us all 'Play your game'' - O'Mahony

Peter O’Mahony has had a whirlwind year but is now ready to lead the Lions against the All Blacks.

From The42 As it happened: Munster v Scarlets, Pro12 Final Liveblog

As it happened: Munster v Scarlets, Pro12 Final

We went to the Aviva Stadium as Munster tried to claim their first silverware since 2011.

From The42 European Player of the Year to receive newly-commissioned Anthony Foley Memorial Trophy Nice Touch

European Player of the Year to receive newly-commissioned Anthony Foley Memorial Trophy

The EPCR is honouring the Munster and Ireland legend with a special tribute.

From The42 'An awful lot of it is down to Axel': Flannery's insight into Munster's year Red Army

'An awful lot of it is down to Axel': Flannery's insight into Munster's year

The Munster scrum coach gave a fascinating interview on Sky Sports.

From The42 'There were training sessions where we kicked the living sh*t out of each other' Stand Up And Fight

'There were training sessions where we kicked the living sh*t out of each other'

Former Munster wing Anthony Horgan will join the tribute to Anthony Foley next Friday at the RDS.

From The42 Anthony Foley's widow accepts lifetime achievement award on his behalf Remembering Axel

Anthony Foley's widow accepts lifetime achievement award on his behalf

Olive Foley received the accolade at the Limerick Person of the Year Awards.

From The42 'This team is pretty emotionally intelligent' - Erasmus proud of Munster in Paris SUAF

'This team is pretty emotionally intelligent' - Erasmus proud of Munster in Paris

The southern province moved to the top of Pool 1 of the Champions Cup with a big win over Racing.

From The42 As it happened: Racing 92 v Munster, Champions Cup Liveblog

As it happened: Racing 92 v Munster, Champions Cup

We were in Paris for Munster’s rescheduled clash with Ronan O’Gara and the French champions.

From The42 O'Gara leads the tributes as Racing 92 pay their respects to Anthony Foley Axel

O'Gara leads the tributes as Racing 92 pay their respects to Anthony Foley

The French side’s rescheduled Champions Cup fixture against Munster is taking place this afternoon.

From The42 Munster aim to pay tribute to Foley with performance on return to Paris Memories

Munster aim to pay tribute to Foley with performance on return to Paris

Hooker Niall Scannell says Axel remains at the forefront of his mind, even during games.

From The42 'Our style of play has Axel written all over it': O'Mahony keeping emotions channelled for return to Paris SUAF

'Our style of play has Axel written all over it': O'Mahony keeping emotions channelled for return to Paris

“We’re not going to think about Axel any more than we do every other week.”

From The42 Rassie ready for 'emotional week' as Munster turn thoughts back to Racing in Paris Axel

Rassie ready for 'emotional week' as Munster turn thoughts back to Racing in Paris

Anthony Foley is never far from Munster’s thoughts, and this week will provide more painful reminders.

From The42 Leinster pay tribute to Axel on their first visit to Thomond since his death Classy

Leinster pay tribute to Axel on their first visit to Thomond since his death

The eastern province are in Limerick for a Guinness Pro12 clash.

From The42 RTÉ produce moving tribute video as Anthony Foley inducted into Hall of Fame Axel This post contains videos

RTÉ produce moving tribute video as Anthony Foley inducted into Hall of Fame

The Munster legend was remembered at this evening’s RTÉ Sports Awards.

From The42 Another special night in Thomond Park as Maori All Blacks overawed by Munster Wet And Wild

Another special night in Thomond Park as Maori All Blacks overawed by Munster

The southern province scored four tries in a resounding victory in front a packed house in Limerick.

From The42 Earls glad to see Foley remembered with 'phenomenal' tribute in front of Haka 8

Earls glad to see Foley remembered with 'phenomenal' tribute in front of Haka

Axel’s never going to be forgotten. There isn’t a day goes by when we don’t think of him.”

From The42 All Blacks coach Steve Hansen pays his respects to Anthony Foley All Class

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen pays his respects to Anthony Foley

The Cubs’ lifted a curse in Chicago last night, so perhaps it a sign of things to come for Ireland.

From The42 'We want to carry that legacy that Axel left the team with' Stand Up And Fight

'We want to carry that legacy that Axel left the team with'

Rassie Erasmus’ side pulled off an incredible comeback at Ravenhill last night.

From The42 'We are missing Axel at training, at meetings, in the office': Munster still beset with grief Mourning

'We are missing Axel at training, at meetings, in the office': Munster still beset with grief

Director of rugby Erasmus is trying to prepare a side to face Ulster after the intensely emotional win over Glasgow Warriors.

From The42 Anthony Foley commemorative programmes to be reprinted by Munster Axel

Anthony Foley commemorative programmes to be reprinted by Munster

They will be available to buy online and in person.

From TheJournal.ie Anthony Foley's son launches Facebook site asking fans of his father to attend mass 8masses4no8

Anthony Foley's son launches Facebook site asking fans of his father to attend mass

11-year-old Tony Foley’s father passed away tragically last week at the age of 42.

From The42 Analysis: Munster deliver the display that Anthony Foley so dearly desired Next Level

Analysis: Munster deliver the display that Anthony Foley so dearly desired

We pick apart Munster’s five tries at Thomond Park, as well as their superb defence.

From The42 'That's the way we can rebuild Munster to where it was' - Erasmus SUAF

'That's the way we can rebuild Munster to where it was' - Erasmus

CJ Stander said the grief over Anthony Foley’s death drove the province to success against Glasgow.

From The42 Townsend: 'It seemed like we were playing against 15 and 25,000' Fortress Thomond

Townsend: 'It seemed like we were playing against 15 and 25,000'

The Glasgow Warriors coach was deeply disappointed with his side’s effort.

From The42 14-man Munster pay Axel the ultimate tribute with sensational Thomond Park win RIP Axel

14-man Munster pay Axel the ultimate tribute with sensational Thomond Park win

Peter O’Mahony and his men were utterly sublime in scoring five tries against Glasgow.

From The42 Munster to wear commemorative 'Axel' jersey for this season's European campaign Tribute

Munster to wear commemorative 'Axel' jersey for this season's European campaign

The southern province are taking on Glasgow in the Champions Cup this afternoon.

From The42 In pictures: Thomond Park pays tribute to Anthony Foley Axel

In pictures: Thomond Park pays tribute to Anthony Foley

Munster Rugby supporters were in full voice in Limerick.

From TheJournal.ie 'A loving, caring family man': Anthony Foley laid to rest in Clare Axel

'A loving, caring family man': Anthony Foley laid to rest in Clare

Olive Foley paid an emotional tribute to her “soulmate” with whom she had spent “17 wonderful years” of marriage.

From The42 Finding the space between private grief and public commemoration Column

Finding the space between private grief and public commemoration

Peter O’Mahony found himself thrust into the public eye this week, crushed by his personal grief on one side and the responsibility of his job on the other.

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