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2008/09 Celtic League
Magners League

The 2008 Celtic League rugby competition was the continuation of the Celtic League that was started in 2001. In 2008/09 it was also known as the Magners League.

Teams from Scotland, Wales and Ireland played in the competition.

The 10 teams played a league format, with each team playing the other twice, home and away. The winner was the team at the top of the table at the end of the matches.

Teams playing in the 2008/09 Celtic League were:

Ireland

  • Munster
  • Leinster
  • Connacht
  • Ulster

Wales

  • Newport Gwent Dragons
  • Cardiff Blues
  • Ospreys
  • Scarlets

Scotland

  • Edinburgh Rugby
  • Glasgow Warriors

NB: The Llanelli Scarlets team was renamed Scarlets to regognise the regional area the team represented


PRO 12 Table
Team Played Won Lost Drawn For Against BP Points
Munster 18 14 4 405 257 7 63
Edinburgh 18 11 7 416 296 11 55
Leinster 18 11 6 1 401 270 6 52
Ospreys 18 11 7 397 319 8 52
Scarlets 18 9 9 376 395 4 40
Cardiff Blues 18 8 9 1 322 361 4 38
Glasgow Warriors 18 7 11 349 375 9 37
Ulster 18 7 11 298 331 8 36
Newport Gwent Dragons 18 7 11 305 429 5 33
Connacht 18 4 14 224 460 4 20


Fixtures and Results

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September 6


September 9

September 10

September 12



September 13


September 19




September 20


September 26



September 27

September 28


October 3

October 4

October 5


October 24


October 25


November 28




November 29


December 19

December 20


December 26


December 27


December 28


December 31

January 1

January 2


January 3


January 9




January 10


February 20

February 21


February 22



March 6


March 7


March 8


March 27


March 29


April 3



April 4



April 17


April 18



April 24


April 25


April 26


April 30


May 6


May 8


May 9

May 10



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May 15


May 16


May 17

Connacht

Dragons

Edinburgh

Ulster

Cardiff Blues


Ospreys

Dragons

Cardiff Blues

Glasgow Warriors

Leinster

Scarlets


Connacht

Edinburgh

Ulster

Leinster

Munster


Cardiff Blues

Glasgow Warriors

Dragons

Ospreys

Leinster


Ulster

Munster

Connacht


Connacht

Glasgow Warriors

Ulster


Scarlets

Edinburgh

Glasgow Warriors

Ulster

Leinster


Dragons

Scarlets


Dragons

Edinburgh

Ospreys

Ulster

Connacht


Cardiff Blues

Scarlets

Glasgow Warriors

Leinster

Munster


Connacht

Ospreys

Glasgow Warriors

Edinburgh

Leinster


Cardiff Blues

Scarlets

Munster

Ospreys

Dragons


Connacht

Ospreys

Dragons

Ulster

Scarlets


Edinburgh

Glasgow Warriors

Leinster


Connacht

Edinburgh

Ulster

Scarlets

Munster


Glasgow Warriors

Edinburgh

Scarlets

Munster


Ulster

Munster

Ospreys

Leinster

Dragons


Ospreys


Cardiff Blues


Connacht

Leinster

Edinburgh

Ospreys

Cardiff Blues


Cardiff Blues


Glasgow Warriors

Munster

Dragons

Scarlets

Cardiff Blues

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Glasgow Warriors

Munster

Scarlets

Leinster


Cardiff Blues

Scarlets

Ulster

Ospreys

Edinburgh

Connacht


Glasgow Warriors

Scarlets

Dragons

Ospreys

Cardiff Blues


Connacht

Scarlets

Edinburgh

Ulster

Munster


Edinburgh

Glasgow Warriors

Leinster


Edinburgh

Leinster

Munster


Munster

Ospreys

Cardiff Blues

Connacht

Dragons


Ospreys

Cardiff Blues


Cardiff Blues

Glasgow Warriors

Scarlets

Leinster

Munster


Ospreys

Dragons

Edinburgh

Connacht

Ulster


Scarlets

Munster

Dragons

Ulster

Cardiff Blues


Glasgow Warriors

Leinster

Edinburgh

Connacht

Ulster


Cardiff Blues

Leinster

Munster

Glasgow Warriors

Edinburgh


Connacht

Munster

Ulster


Dragons

Cardiff Blues

Ospreys

Glasgow Warriors

Leinster


Ulster

Leinster

Ospreys

Connacht


Cardiff Blues

Scarlets

Edinburgh

Glasgow Warriors

Connacht


Dragons


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Ulster

Scarlets

Dragons

Glasgow Warriors

Munster


Scarlets


Connacht

Ospreys

Leinster

Ulster

Edinburgh

Galway

Newport

Edinburgh

Belfast

Cardiff


Swansea

Newport

Cardiff

Glasgow

Dublin

Llanelli


Galway

Edinburgh

Belfast

Dublin

Cork


Cardiff

Glasgow

Newport

Swansea

Dublin


Belfast

Limerick

Galway


Galway

Glasgow

Belfast


Llanelli

Edinburgh

Glasgow

Belfast

Dublin


Newport

Llanelli


Newport

Edinburgh

Swansea

Belfast

Galway


Cardiff

Llanelli

Glasgow

Dublin

Limerick


Galway

Swansea

Glasgow

Edinburgh

Dublin


Cardiff

Llanelli

Cork

Swansea

Newport


Galway

Swansea

Newport

Belfast

Llanelli


Edinburgh

Glasgow

Dublin


Galway

Edinburgh

Belfast

Llanelli

Limerick


Glasgow

Edinburgh

Llanelli

Limerick


Belfast

Cork

Swansea

Dublin

Newport


Swansea


Cardiff


Galway

Dublin

Dragons

Swansea

Cardiff


Cardiff


Glasgow

Limerick

Newport

Llanelli

Cardiff

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15

9

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32

25

16

18

52

45


15

32

14

19

28


58

34

11

43

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13

25

19


14

15

22


16

32

28

53

29


30

27


19

29

20

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26

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28

22

26


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32


39

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13

21

22


19

27

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25


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29

30

36

27


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26


12

45

43

34

20


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36

18

43

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20

16

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27

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37


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30

31

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26

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17

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16

38

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20

16

28

10


11

10

32

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8

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23

12


30


9

10

9

17

36

Munster won the 2008/09 Celtic League (Magners League)