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Where To Watch Munster Vs Cheetahs? TV Details For The Pro14 Opener

Where To Watch Munster Vs Cheetahs? TV Details For The Pro14 Opener
Gavin Cooney
By Gavin Cooney
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Munster kick off their Pro14 campaign at Thomond Park this Saturday, and if you aren't heading along, here are all the details on where to watch Munster vs Cheetahs in the opening week of the 2018/19 Pro14.

Where to watch Munster vs Cheetahs? 

The game is live on eir Sport 1 from 5pm. It kicks off at Thomond at 5.15pm. Alternatively, catch highlights on TG4 at 8.30pm.

What is the Munster team? 

Munster have left Joey Carbery on the bench for this game, preferring JJ Hanrahan at fly-half. Neil Cronin plays at scrum-half, with new signing Alby Mathewson not included in the matchday squad. Fellow new signing Tadhg Beirne is uninvolved, too.

Gavin Coombes of the Academy is included in a Pro14 squad for the first time, having impressed in pre-season.

The side is captained by Billy Holland. Here's the team in full:


Mike Haley; Darren Sweetnam, Dan Goggin, Rory Scannell, Shane Daly; JJ Hanrahan, Neil Cronin; Dave Kilcoyne, Mike Sherry, John Ryan; Jean Kleyn, Billy Holland (C); Dave O’Callaghan, Tommy O’Donnell, Arno Botha.

Replacements: Rhys Marshall, Brian Scott, Stephen Archer, Darren O’Shea, Gavin Coombes, James Hart, Joey Carbery, Sammy Arnold.


Elsewhere, here is the Cheetahs team.

Malcolm Jaer, Rabz Maxwane, Benhard Janse van Rensburg, Nico Lee, William Small-Smith, Tian Schoeman, Shaun Venter; Ox Nche, Jacques du Toit, Luan de Bruin, Justin Basson, JP du Preez, Junior Pokomela, Oupa Mohoje, Jasper Wiese

Replacements: Joseph Dweba, Charles Marais,  Aranos Coetzee, Walt Steenkamp, Aidon Davis, Tian Meyer, Ernst Stapelberg, Ryno Eksteen


So, to confirm where to watch Munster vs Cheetahs - it is live on eir Sport 1 from 5pm on Saturday evening. It kicks off at 5.15pm. Highlights will be no TG4 at 8.30pm on Saturday evening.

See Also: Where To Watch Leinster Vs Cardiff? TV Details For The Pro14 Opener

See Also: Watch: Luke Fitzgerald Predicts Massive Year For Munster Rugby


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