Munster v Ospreys – Head2Head

Round 3 of the Guinness PRO14 seasons the unbeaten Ospreys head across the Irish Sea to face Munster on Friday night.


At Irish Independent Park, Cork, 7.35pm.

Referee: Stuart Berry (SARU, 16th competition game)
Assistant Referees: Sean Gallagher, Paul Haycock (both IRFU) Citing Commissioner: Wayne Sheridan (IRFU)

TMO: Simon McDowell (IRFU)


Overall Guinness PRO14 head to head record:

Played 34, Munster won 18, Ospreys won 15 with 1 game drawn.


Did you know?

  • Munster’s last four Guinness PRO14 encounters have been won by the home side on the day, whilst they have only lost once at home in any competition since February 2017: to Leinster at Christmas 2017.
  • Munster’s most recent defeat in Cork was by a single point to Cardiff Blues in September 2016.
  • Ospreys have won both games in the Guinness PRO14 so far, at home to Edinburgh and Cheetahs.
  • The Welshmen won just twice away from home in the Championship last season, at Dragons and at the
  • Blues, whilst the last time they were successful outside of Wales in the PRO14 was on a trip to Edinburgh in March 2017.
  • Munster have lost just one of their last eight fixtures with Ospreys: 17-21 at Cork in February 2016.
  • Ospreys record at Irish Independent Park is won two, lost five.