O'Connell to go for surgery
Published 30/12/2012 | 05:00
Paul O'Connell's future was last night thrown into doubt after it was confirmed that he is to have surgery on a back injury which has seen him play just twice since May.
Munster confirmed after last night's 24-10 win over Ulster that the lock forward will undergo surgery.
"Following consultation between IRFU and Munster medical staff and the player himself, it has been decided that Paul O'Connell will undergo back surgery at the earliest opportunity," a club statement said.
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