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#Irish Abroad

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

From The42 Ex-Connacht prop named on Highlanders bench after joining on short-term deal Irish Abroad

Ex-Connacht prop named on Highlanders bench after joining on short-term deal

23-year-old Conán O’Donnell has linked up with the Kiwi franchise as injury cover.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 8 February, 2020

From The42 Big Irish influence as Major League Rugby season kicks off in North America Irish Abroad

Big Irish influence as Major League Rugby season kicks off in North America

The likes of Cathal Marsh, David Busby, Cormac Daly, Tomas Quinlan, and John Poland have joined the league.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 6 February, 2020

From The42 Irish prop Jager gets second consecutive Super Rugby start for Crusaders Irish Abroad

Irish prop Jager gets second consecutive Super Rugby start for Crusaders

The 24-year-old has been involved with the Kiwi franchise since 2017.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 1 February, 2020

From The42 'I'd look at Tadhg Beirne and think, 'There's someone I'd love to replicate'' Irish Abroad

'I'd look at Tadhg Beirne and think, 'There's someone I'd love to replicate''

Former Munster scrum-half John Poland is now with the New England Free Jacks in the US.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

From The42 Murphy moves to director of rugby role as Leicester bring in Borthwick Irish Abroad

Murphy moves to director of rugby role as Leicester bring in Borthwick

The former Ireland fullback has been the club’s head coach since 2018.

# irish-abroad - Friday 17 January, 2020

From The42 Irishmen O'Donnell and Glynn involved in Super Rugby pre-season games Irish Abroad

Irishmen O'Donnell and Glynn involved in Super Rugby pre-season games

Melbourne Rebels and the Crusaders have handed the Irish pair opportunities.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

From The42 'At this level of rugby it’s ruthless' - Racing's Prendergast feels Munster aren't far away Irish Abroad

'At this level of rugby it’s ruthless' - Racing's Prendergast feels Munster aren't far away

The French side are targeting trophy glory in the Champions Cup this season.

# irish-abroad - Friday 27 December, 2019

From The42 'If you look at the Irish market, there's only five jobs if you include the national team' Irish Abroad

'If you look at the Irish market, there's only five jobs if you include the national team'

Michael Bradley is in his third season as head coach of Italian club Zebre.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

Majority of people in Ireland want to allow Irish citizens abroad to vote in presidential elections

That’s according to an Amárach/Claire Byrne Live poll carried out for TheJournal.ie.

# irish-abroad - Friday 29 November, 2019

From The42 O'Shea 'never had discussions' with Irish rugby as he moves on to RFU role Caesar

O'Shea 'never had discussions' with Irish rugby as he moves on to RFU role

The 49-year-old has joined the English union as its new performance director.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

From The42 Connacht legend Muldoon to step up as forwards coach at Bristol under Lam Irish Abroad

Connacht legend Muldoon to step up as forwards coach at Bristol under Lam

The 36-year-old Irishman joined the Premiership club as defence coach last year.

# irish-abroad - Monday 4 November, 2019

From The42 'Felix has been amazing and has brought so much. The boys absolutely love him' Irish Abroad

'Felix has been amazing and has brought so much. The boys absolutely love him'

Irishman Felix Jones is a World Cup winner.

From The42 Ireland international trials with West Ham on busy day of representation across the water Flying The Flag

Ireland international trials with West Ham on busy day of representation across the water

Meanwhile, Girls in Green goalkeeper Grace Moloney hit the 150 mark at Reading.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

From The42 Irishman Felix Jones will be involved in the World Cup final at the age of 32 Irish Abroad

Irishman Felix Jones will be involved in the World Cup final at the age of 32

The former Munster coach was brought on board by Springboks boss Rassie Erasmus.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 20 October, 2019

From The42 Cork's O'Sullivan into another US final, Keenan shines for Celtic, and United stun City Irish Abroad

Cork's O'Sullivan into another US final, Keenan shines for Celtic, and United stun City

Some of the weekend’s interesting stories for Irish women’s football stars overseas.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 13 October, 2019

From The42 Te'o double not enough for USA against Tonga Pool C

Te'o double not enough for USA against Tonga

AJ MacGinty’s side ran in three tries, but weren’t able to register a point in Pool C.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 5 October, 2019

From The42 Hendrick grabs Burnley winner at Turf Moor as Coleman sees red for Everton Irish Abroad

Hendrick grabs Burnley winner at Turf Moor as Coleman sees red for Everton

Seamus Coleman was sent off for Everton for a second yellow card.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 3 October, 2019

From The42 'I saw Beauden Barrett in front of me and just had to back myself' Irish Abroad

'I saw Beauden Barrett in front of me and just had to back myself'

26-year-old Dungannon man Peter Nelson started for Canada against the All Blacks.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

From The42 'Caoimhín was behind Alisson and Mignolet but the U21 games have given him extra confidence' Irish Abroad

'Caoimhín was behind Alisson and Mignolet but the U21 games have given him extra confidence'

Stephen Kenny praised Caoimhín Kelleher after making his senior Liverpool debut against MK Dons.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 26 September, 2019

From The42 McCabe helps Arsenal coast through to Women's Champions League last 16 Flying The Flag

McCabe helps Arsenal coast through to Women's Champions League last 16

The Ireland captain started as Arsenal saw off Fiorentina this evening.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

From The42 'It's not a surprise because I've seen how much work those boys put in' Shock

'It's not a surprise because I've seen how much work those boys put in'

Irishman Dean Lester was part of Uruguay’s S&C team in their preparation for the World Cup.

# irish-abroad - Monday 23 September, 2019

From The42 Wes Hoolahan out until New Year after 'major ligament and cartilage damage' in Australia Down Under

Wes Hoolahan out until New Year after 'major ligament and cartilage damage' in Australia

The 37-year-old joined A-League side Newcastle Jets on a one-year contract in August.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 21 September, 2019

From The42 Maguire, Sadlier and McGeady all on target as Preston and Doncaster bag important wins Irish Abroad

Maguire, Sadlier and McGeady all on target as Preston and Doncaster bag important wins

Sean Maguire scored his third Championship goal of the season on Saturday.

# irish-abroad - Friday 6 September, 2019

From The42 Tuohy kicks superb goal but Geelong fall short to Collingwood in AFL finals Irish Abroad This post contains videos

Tuohy kicks superb goal but Geelong fall short to Collingwood in AFL finals

Laois native Zach Tuohy and Kerry’s Mark O’Connor were on the losing side.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 24 August, 2019

From The42 Phillip Cocu hands first start to 18-year-old Ireland midfielder as Derby held by West Brom One To Watch

Phillip Cocu hands first start to 18-year-old Ireland midfielder as Derby held by West Brom

Former Cabinteely midfielder Jason Knight played 90 minutes at Pride Park on Saturday.

# irish-abroad - Friday 16 August, 2019

From The42 Parrott nets double for Spurs U23s as teenage goalkeeper Bazunu starts in goal for Man City Irish Abroad This post contains videos

Parrott nets double for Spurs U23s as teenage goalkeeper Bazunu starts in goal for Man City

Promising Irish stars Troy Parrott and Gavin Bazunu went head-to-head in the Premier League 2 on Friday.

From The42 'I'm on the verge of losing everything': Dublin footballer pleads with Bury chairman over unpaid wages Crisis This post contains videos

'I'm on the verge of losing everything': Dublin footballer pleads with Bury chairman over unpaid wages

Stephen Dawson and chairman Steve Dale clashed on the airwaves as the League One side face a crisis.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

From The42 Ireland flanker Caplice joins Harlequins after impressive Six Nations Irish Abroad

Ireland flanker Caplice joins Harlequins after impressive Six Nations

The Cork native joins team-mate Leah Lyons at the Twickenham Stoop.

# irish-abroad - Friday 9 August, 2019

From The42 Irish prop O'Donnell set for Mitre 10 Cup debut alongside Sonny Bill Williams Irish Abroad

Irish prop O'Donnell set for Mitre 10 Cup debut alongside Sonny Bill Williams

The Sligo native starts for Counties Manukau on Saturday.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

From The42 'There aren't too many 27-year-old Irishmen coaching in New Zealand schools' Irish Abroad

'There aren't too many 27-year-old Irishmen coaching in New Zealand schools'

Ian Robinson is part of the backroom team at St Andrew’s College in Christchurch.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

From The42 English women's top-flight games to be streamed live and free on FA's new app Irish Overseas

English women's top-flight games to be streamed live and free on FA's new app

A handy way to keep an eye on the strong Irish contingent in the Women’s Super League.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 1 August, 2019

From The42 Irish prop O'Donnell features in Kiwi side's Mitre 10 Cup squad Irish Abroad

Irish prop O'Donnell features in Kiwi side's Mitre 10 Cup squad

The 23-year-old tighthead has joined Counties Manukau after playing for the Sunwolves.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 28 July, 2019

From The42 Irishman Peter Nelson makes international debut as Canada suffer defeat to US Oh Canada

Irishman Peter Nelson makes international debut as Canada suffer defeat to US

The 26-year-old Dungannon native featured at out-half as Canada fell to a 47-19 defeat.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 27 July, 2019

From The42 'The dream is to get a professional contract, whether it be here or at home' Irish Abroad

'The dream is to get a professional contract, whether it be here or at home'

Irish out-half Seán Kearns has been in excellent form in the Shute Shield in Australia.

# irish-abroad - Friday 26 July, 2019

From The42 Irishman Nelson named at out-half for Canada debut against US Irish Abroad

Irishman Nelson named at out-half for Canada debut against US

The 26-year-old will be playing with and against several other Irishmen.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

From The42 Ireland U20 international Scannell signs for French club Biarritz Bon Courage

Ireland U20 international Scannell signs for French club Biarritz

The 19-year-old hooker joins after a season in the Munster sub-academy.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

From The42 Former Connacht flanker joins growing Irish contingent at Nottingham Irish Abroad

Former Connacht flanker joins growing Irish contingent at Nottingham

James Connolly has joined the English Championship side for the 2019/20 season.

# irish-abroad - Monday 15 July, 2019

Irish tourist in Australia says he'd no idea an octopus he put on his arm is the world's deadliest Blue-ringed Octopus This post contains videos

Irish tourist in Australia says he'd no idea an octopus he put on his arm is the world's deadliest

Venom from the blue-ringed octopus usually leads to paralysis and can even kill.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Campaigners want to 'bust some myths' about presidential voting rights for citizens abroad

We’ve been promised a referendum on the issue later this year.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 2 June, 2019

From The42 ‘They weren't expecting a female referee. They said, 'Hello, Michael!’ I was like, no, my name's Michelle’ World Cup Countdown

‘They weren't expecting a female referee. They said, 'Hello, Michael!’ I was like, no, my name's Michelle’

Michelle O’Neill became the first Irish woman to referee at a World Cup four years ago. This month in France she will officiate at her second finals.