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# Cian Healy

Last month
August 2023
'We’ll know soon enough' - Healy to have scan back in Dublin
The loosehead prop is a worry for the World Cup after suffering injury against Samoa.
Healy plans to play on with Leinster and Ireland after the World Cup
‘I’ve trained with people in the past who were more energy vampires than energy givers.’
This year
'I went into the middle of two of the best props in the world . . . Just give it a lash'
Cian Healy has downplayed his cameo role as hooker in Ireland’s win over Scotland.
Furlong, Gibson-Park, and Healy all ruled out of Ireland's clash with France
However, Johnny Sexton is expected to be fit and Rónan Kelleher returns to training.
Ross Byrne returns at out-half in strong Leinster XV for Gloucester trip
Cian Healy in line to win his 100th European cap at Kingsholm on Saturday.
Last year
Cian Healy cleared for Champions Cup opener as red card rescinded
The Ireland international prop was sent off after 20 minutes of last Saturday’s URC victory over Ulster for a tackle on hooker Tom Stewart
Healy 'flying' ahead of first Test as Byrne gets set to join Ireland squad
Ireland are in confident form ahead of tomorrow’s first Test against the All Blacks.
'Cian Healy does not look too good ….he was in a bit of pain coming off the field'
Cian Healy, James Hume and Jimmy O’Brien went off injured in today’s defeat to the New Zealand Maoris.
Healy and O'Brien doubts for Champions Cup semi-final after head injuries
Both Leinster players were forced off for Head Injury Assessments last weekend.
'Cian has an x-factor to his game too... He is a massive handful'
The 34-year-old gets his first Ireland start in 12 months tomorrow against England.
'I was honest with myself, and I was letting it get at me' - Healy
After a frustrating lack of gametime in November, Cian Healy is pushing to start in Ireland’s Six Nations clash with England next weekend.
Paul O'Connell: 'We are very happy with what we have behind Andrew Porter'
Andrew Porter has been ruled out of the remainder of this year’s Championship but Paul O’Connell is not fretting over his absence.
All time
Argentina lock Lavanini gets five-week ban for breakdown hit on Healy
The second row could have a week shaved off if he completes the ‘Coaching Intervention Programme.’
'I'm not going anywhere' - Healy determined to remain part of Farrell's plans
The 34-year-old prop says that 12 years into his international career, he remains as driven as ever.
Leo Cullen: 'Andrew and Cian are open-minded about this change - they've embraced it'
Leinster coach Leo Cullen has backed Cian Healy and Andrew Porter to prosper in their switch across the front-row.
'It's like having an extra centre out there with some of the work he gets through'
Garry Ringrose was full of praise for his midfield partner, Robbie Henshaw, after another all-action performance against Scotland.
Scotland overrated, Gibson-Park underrated and Ireland's age concern
We look at all the big issues ahead of today’s game.
IRFU confirms one-year contract extension for Cian Healy
‘My drive for success at both Leinster and Ireland is as strong as ever. I’m loving my rugby as much now as I did at the very start of my career.’
'Rhys, he's what you would consider the ice hockey enforcer'
Ireland prop Cian Healy says the squad have full faith in the new faces named in the team to play France.
Chances sustain confidence in Cian Healy's 'favourite' Ireland dressing room
The veteran prop feels the mood in the current camp is the best he has experienced.
'He's so explosive and powerful but it's also his mindset that separates him'
33-year-old prop Cian Healy wins his 100th cap for Ireland in Paris this evening.
'I got away with murder when I was younger' - Healy set for 100th Ireland cap
The 33-year-old nearly retired from rugby in 2015 but battled his way back to the top.
Ringrose and Healy fit again as Leinster's Lowe remains in New Zealand
Dan Leavy is now in the final stages of his running rehabilitation.
20-year-old Ryan Baird links up with Ireland's Six Nations squad
Andy Farrell has named a 35-man training squad, with Will Addison missing.
Ireland confirm Healy's Six Nations is over as Farrell names 28-man squad
The loosehead prop was injured in Sunday’s defeat to England at Twickenham.
Healy injured in Ireland defeat but Farrell feels bench players 'did really well'
The Ireland boss will now consider making changes for the clash with Italy in two weekends’ time.
'If you messed up in lineouts there was a death stare. That's the worst'
Paul O’Connell has returned to Ireland camp this week.
Healy 'annoyed' about scrum penalties as Ireland's forwards strive for more
The Irish maul struggled to get going against Scotland last weekend.
'We think he'll add a dimension to us, especially in attack off the bench'
Max Deegan is set for his Ireland debut against Wales on Saturday.
A new hooker and props applying pressure - Ireland's front row for the Six Nations
Who would you like to see Andy Farrell pick in jerseys number one to three in a week’s time?
Cian Healy happy to meet challengers in competitive Leinster squad
‘They want to knock the old boy off the top’.
Healy: 'It's a do or die game'
Cian Healy says that Ireland are relishing the opportunity of taking on reigning World Cup champions New Zealand in their quarter-final on Saturday.
'I wasn't happy with how my lungs were burning' - Healy motivated for Samoa
The 32-year-old loosehead is enjoying his time in Japan with Ireland.
'It will provide motivation for Cian' - Schmidt defends legality of Ireland's scrum
Japan have suggested that Ireland’s scrum is illegal on the loosehead side.
'He just keeps getting better and better, and I don’t see it stopping'
23-year-old James Ryan is already on his way to being an Ireland great.
Coffee and sumo wrestling help Healy's World Cup preparations
The prop starts against Scotland on Sunday.
Healy 'bullish' about injury comeback as Ireland carefully manage Sexton and Earls
Joe Schmidt provided an injury update at the team’s Carton House base this afternoon.
Healy sprains ankle as 'communication error' sees Murray back on pitch
The loosehead prop has been cleared of an ankle break after an x-ray.
Healy prepared 'to go to dark places' to maintain his longevity
The 31-year-old is heading towards a third World Cup and feels in the best shape of his career.
'It was creeping up on me. It hurt and I don't want that to happen again'
Cian Healy suffered his first European final defeat in Newcastle. He’s determined to avoid the same pain this weekend.