Munster Player Ratings: The Irish side qualified for the PRO12 final
They beat the Ospreys 23-3 at Thomond Park21:12 Saturday 20 May 2017, 21:12 20 May 2017
Rassie Erasmus's side qualified for the Guinness PRO12 final after a 23-3 win over the Ospreys at Thomond Park.
We rate the Munster team after a dominant win over the Welsh region.
Simon Zebo - 8
Lively from the start and looked to attack whenever he got the ball. Finished off a brilliant try which sealed Munster's win
Munster's Simon Zebo scores a try despite. Image: ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson
Andrew Conway - 8
Spirited performance from the winger. Looked to get involved whenever he could. Took his try superbly at the end.
Francis Saili - 8
Played like he had something to prove. Looked to offload and keep the move alive whenever he was tackled. Powerful running with ball-in-hand throughout.
Rory Scannell - 7
Beautiful low kick pinned the Ospreys back in the first half. Silky hands allowed those around him to flourish.
Keith Earls - 7
Composed display throughout but had to go looking for work at times. Played a pivotal part in one of the tries of the season.
Tyler Bleyendaal - 7
Typically controlled performance throughout. Ran his backline effortlessly.
Munster's Tyler Bleyendaal kicks a penalty. Image: ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy
Conor Murray - 7
Good to see him back on the field and slotted into the team seamlessly. Emptied the tank by the time he was replaced late on.
Dave Kilcoyne - 8
Played his part in a dominant scrum and got through a mountain of work around the park.
Niall Scannell - 8
Part of an impressive scrummaging unit and was flawless in the line-out Put himself about the field as well.
John Ryan - 7
Locked the scrum expertly as Munster won multiple penalties at the set-piece.
Donnacha Ryan - 9
Typically abrasive display as he signed off at Thomond Park with a win. Still hard to see why he wasn't kept on these shores a little longer.
Munster's Donnacha Ryan. Image: ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson
Billy Holland - 7
Got through the "unseen work" effortlessly and was a nuisance at the breakdown.
Peter O'Mahony - 8
Brilliant try-saving tackle on the wing in the second half summed up his display. Led from the front.
Tommy O'Donnell - 6
Not his best performance but did little wrong either.
CJ Stander - 7
Made the hard yards whenever he got the ball. Unlucky not to have been awarded a try in the second half.
Bench - 8
Erasmus's changes kept the Ospreys pinned back and allowed the home side to see out a comfortable victory.
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