Munster coach Anthony Foley dies hours before game in Paris hotel
Foley, 42, was preparing to lead his side into battle against Racing 92 today in the European Champions Cup.
But he passed away overnight at the hotel where the team were staying.
The game has now been postponed.
An Irish Rugby statement read: “It is with deep regret that the Irish Rugby Football Union and Munster Rugby must advise of the passing overnight of Munster Rugby head coach Anthony Foley, at the team hotel in Paris.
“The IRFU and Munster Rugby pass on our deepest sympathy to all of Anthony's family and friends.
“We ask for privacy for the family at this sad time."
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