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# Influence

This year
How important have Southampton's Irish trio been in their rise?
Munster insist O'Mahony contract talks are an 'ongoing process'
Last year
American dream: The US-born quartet at the heart of Athlone's FAI Cup success
'Mark, like his brother, is a fiery character' - Connacht legend hails impact of coach Sexton
'That call literally did change my life' - Leinster's Goodman on his debt to Joe Schmidt
Spurs boss Postecoglou reveals inspiration from rock star Nick Cave
'The All Blacks are back... this has Joe Schmidt's stamp all over it'
Playing for Ange Postecoglou ‘makes me feel alive’
Arteta praises impact of January signings as Arsenal prepare for Liverpool test
'It drives you to be the best' - Treadwell hoping Ireland experience can help Ulster
The former Ireland international guiding a potential future one
All time
Michael Carrick reveals Alex Ferguson advice before taking Middlesbrough job
Leinster bracing for loss of Lancaster as Top 14 side Racing swoop
Sexton and O'Mahony lead the way again on another historic day for Irish rugby
'I hope he is proud' - Praise for the man who helped instigate Ireland's youth football rejuvenation
McCloskey a doubt for Ulster's massive URC clash with the Sharks
'Mack has really stepped up as a leader. The Six Nations was unbelievable for him'
'He was immense' - Hugo Keenan shines again for Ireland in Twickenham win
Zebo has no complaints over Ireland omission as he adds energy to Munster
'Rashford had helped raise around £20million for FareShare, shattering his initial target of £100,000'
'She has been incredible' - Munster's Kilcoyne hails influence of Currid
'I spoke to him before the game' - One Lagos-born Irish youngster is aiming to follow in the footsteps of another
Ireland U21 international grateful for departing Mick McCarthy's assistance
An Ireland player of the past on guiding one being tipped to star in the future
Lionel Messi brought 'calmness' to PSG on debut
Furlong looks a certainty but plenty of Irish hopes for Lions' Test 23
'He's top class' - Praise for Ireland's Champions League-winning coach
Farrell hails Sexton's enduring influence after Ireland captain's return in Rome
Former Tottenham boss makes swift impact as Schalke end 30-match winless run
England's Itoje seeks solace from 'The Lion King' as Ireland await
250-cap lock Devin Toner continues to 'nurture' Leinster's young guns
James Ryan went to Paris as 'a kid' in 2018 but returns as an Ireland leader
More touches, more influence for Stockdale from fullback
Rooney hopes Irish teen starlet and other youngsters can learn from Man United defeat
'We lost 2-0 and Roy had a pop off the players. I took a bit off him. But I was thinking: this is what I want'
'I think he's going to be a big, big player for us this season'
'Milner asked if he could come along' - Critchley
Van Persie on Greenwood: 'Every game he tries to copy me'
The Augustinian brother who became a pioneering figure for women's soccer in Ireland
'Joe has changed the outlook on rugby for young generations'