Munster Rugby coach Anthony Foley dies suddenly in Paris at age of 42
Munster Rugby head coach Anthony Foley has suddenly died in Paris at the age of 42.
The former Heineken Cup winner passed away at the team's hotel in the French capital ahead of their match against Racing 92 on Sunday.
Munster have requested that their European Champions Cup tie be postponed following the tragic news. Racing have agreed to postpone the contest.
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