Wednesday 20 November 2019

Tributes pour in following death of former Munster media manager Pat Geraghty

22 February 2012; Munster media manager Pat Geraghty, makes the official announcement that Tony McGahan is to leave Munster Rugby at the end of this season, during a press conference ahead of their Celtic League game against Cardiff Blues on Friday. Munster Rugby Press Conference, University of Limerick, Limerick. Picture credit: Diarmuid Greene / SPORTSFILE
22 February 2012; Munster media manager Pat Geraghty, makes the official announcement that Tony McGahan is to leave Munster Rugby at the end of this season, during a press conference ahead of their Celtic League game against Cardiff Blues on Friday. Munster Rugby Press Conference, University of Limerick, Limerick. Picture credit: Diarmuid Greene / SPORTSFILE
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Former Munster Rugby media manager Pat Geraghty has passed away following an illness.

Geraghty was the the province's press officer between 2000 and 2013. The Kildare native's time with Munster coincided with the team's most successful period in its history, with Declan Kidney leading them to Heineken Cup final wins in 2006 and 2008.

Many people are now paying tribute to Geraghty, who was in his 60s, on social media.

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