Munster appoint new forwards coach

Munster have confirmed that Graham Rowntree is to join the province as forwards coach.

The 54 times capped England prop will link up with the reds on completion of his duties with Georgia at the World Cup.

The 48 year old has signed with the Reds until June of 2022.

Rowntree was assistant coach on three Lions tours, and held the roles of assistant coach and forwards coach with England.

Speaking to, Rowntree said “I’m delighted to be joining such a prestigious club. Although fully committed to Georgia until the end of the World Cup, I’m really looking forward to working with Johann and his team.”

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