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# Irish Abroad

This year
Graduate: 'The reality of the J-1 visa leaves Irish graduates vulnerable to exploitation'
Sarah Moran
'I never thought I was going to be in Tbilisi... I'm going to ride the wave'
Former Connacht man Conor McPhillips helped Georgia to their Rugby Europe Championship title.
Flannery in for a thrilling chapter as Springboks defence coach
'If you told me I'd be playing Super Rugby, I'd have laughed in your face'
England confirm that Felix Jones is their new defence coach
Last year
Moshing, pushing and sweating: 'Being at the front of a Pogues gig was heaven for me'
Declan Bogue
'It was crazy. As it got into the media, the buzz around it was unbelievable'
'I left nearly 10 years ago and this is the first time I get to lock horns with Ulster'
Former Ireland U20 captain Niall Annett is now with Johann van Graan’s Bath.
'An Irish team that's not as familiar - that's the beauty of the Champions Cup'
Irishman Noel McNamara is the attack coach for Bordeaux, who face Connacht on Friday.
Historian: Irish emigrants were once labelled 'scum' and tormented in the United States
Dr Catherine Healy
Fairytale of New York: 'The boys of the NYPD Choir never actually sang Galway Bay, until now'
Nathan Mannion
Munster close in on signing of tighthead prop Jager from New Zealand
Irish analyst Sullivan among Munster contingent to win the World Cup
Taoiseach: Safety of the 300 Irish troops in the Lebanon region is a 'paramount concern'
'I could just say that I am really grateful. It has been incredible'
'He texted from America at 5 in the morning. I couldn't get back to sleep'
'It's like someone dropped a bomb': Irishman in Maui describes harrowing scenes after wildfires
Zach Tuohy equals Jim Stynes' record appearances tally in Aussie Rules
Ex-Ireland centre McCall guides Saracens to sixth Premiership title
'Donners is gold. The players love him. He's intense in that Munster way'
Irishman and 'world-class expert' Aboud lands top role with Rugby Canada
Irish coaches Carolan and Coughlan central to Challenge Cup final
WNT Watch: Relegation in Germany, Celtic's goal-scoring hero and Stateside success
'I still have a dream of returning to play in Ireland at some stage'
'I have no regrets about my time with Connacht, no ill feelings'
'It was between Connacht and Exeter. I always wanted to try living away'
'The chat from the locals is like, 'No pressure, but you have to do it again!''
Irish wings Kearney and Byrne set for move to the US with Chicago
'São Paulo is a bit different to Sligo, 23 million people different!'
Munster man Ryan impresses for high-flying Chiefs in New Zealand
Ex-Ireland international Felix Jones to leave Springboks and join England
Tourism Ireland pauses long-running 'Global Greening', citing the energy crisis
All time
'Limerick and Newport are similar places, working-class people'
Ex-Ireland U19s back row Hickey gets first start for the Ospreys
Denise O'Sullivan's mixed emotions, Irish history-makers and a deepened injury crisis
Cronin, Ryan, Byrne, O'Brien - Irish players set for big Premiership season
'It has gone in the blink of an eye. English is nearly my second language'
O'Gara, Dillane, Arnold - Irish interest aplenty as the Top 14 gets underway
Irish players set for key roles as France's second tier kicks off tomorrow
La Rochelle officially confirm the signing of Ireland international Ultan Dillane