Munster’s injury list is clearing up ahead of their Heineken Cup trip to Gloucester.
Conor Murray and Keith Earls are in line for a return to the team, while Simon Zebo has been back training after breaking a bone in his foot 12 weeks ago.
The prognosis for Donnacha O’Callaghan and Damien Varley, who limped out last week’s Rabo Direct Pro 12 defeat to Ulster at Ravenhill, is also good.
Gloucester also lost last week. They suffered a heavy defeat to Saracens at Kingsholm so currently lie 4th from bottom in the English Premiership.
Munster full back Felix Jones told Ross Lindsay he doesn't read too much into domestic form: