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#Irish Abroad

# irish-abroad - Sunday 15 March, 2020

Irish people cutting short trips abroad over coronavirus uncertainty
# The Voyage
# The Voyage

Irish people cutting short trips abroad over coronavirus uncertainty

Mar 15th 2020, 3:30 PM 42,890 Views 18 Comments

Washington DC Dulles airport was noticeably quiet on Saturday as President Trump’s countries came into effect.

# irish-abroad - Friday 6 March, 2020

20-year-old Louth native Michael McDonald makes Super Rugby debut
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# Irish Abroad

20-year-old Louth native Michael McDonald makes Super Rugby debut

Mar 6th 2020, 12:31 PM 14,393 Views 4 Comments

The 20-year-old scrum-half was a key player for the Australia U20s last year.

# irish-abroad - Monday 17 February, 2020

Madigan slots penalty for Bristol and 20-year-old Scannell debuts in Biarritz
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Madigan slots penalty for Bristol and 20-year-old Scannell debuts in Biarritz

Feb 17th 2020, 4:34 PM 18,902 Views 31 Comments

There were plenty of Irish players involved in England, France, Italy, and the US over the weekend.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 15 February, 2020

'It's something new, something very different... I thought it would be cool to be part of'
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# Irish Abroad

'It's something new, something very different... I thought it would be cool to be part of'

Feb 15th 2020, 7:45 AM 15,014 Views 1 Comment

Former Munster and Pau back row Paddy Butler has joined Japanese club Yamaha Júbilo.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

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

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

Feb 12th 2020, 9:53 PM 14,162 Views 19 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Saturday 8 February, 2020

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

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

Feb 8th 2020, 11:00 AM 10,613 Views 17 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Thursday 6 February, 2020

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

Irish prop Jager gets second consecutive Super Rugby start for Crusaders

Feb 6th 2020, 4:13 PM 12,229 Views 18 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Saturday 1 February, 2020

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

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

Feb 1st 2020, 8:30 AM 12,244 Views 8 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

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

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

Jan 21st 2020, 9:39 AM 9,187 Views 4 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Friday 17 January, 2020

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

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

Jan 17th 2020, 9:54 AM 10,095 Views 13 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

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

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

Jan 14th 2020, 6:30 AM 9,804 Views 3 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Friday 27 December, 2019

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

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

Dec 27th 2019, 7:30 AM 13,089 Views 4 Comments

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
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

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

Dec 25th 2019, 7:00 AM 8,661 Views 80 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Friday 29 November, 2019

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

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

Updated Nov 29th 2019, 8:39 AM 30,439 Views 20 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 20th 2019, 10:23 AM 10,173 Views 7 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Monday 4 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 4th 2019, 12:00 PM 49,657 Views 42 Comments

Irishman Felix Jones is a World Cup winner.

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

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

Nov 4th 2019, 11:09 AM 5,317 Views 0 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

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

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

Updated Oct 29th 2019, 8:07 PM 64,915 Views 42 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Sunday 20 October, 2019

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

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

Oct 20th 2019, 10:02 PM 6,122 Views 0 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Sunday 13 October, 2019

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

Te'o double not enough for USA against Tonga

Oct 13th 2019, 9:08 AM 13,005 Views 2 Comments

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

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

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

Oct 5th 2019, 5:37 PM 5,434 Views 0 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Thursday 3 October, 2019

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

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

Oct 3rd 2019, 8:00 AM 26,830 Views 9 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

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

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

Oct 2nd 2019, 5:48 PM 7,647 Views 3 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Thursday 26 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 26th 2019, 9:38 PM 2,884 Views 1 Comment

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

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 25th 2019, 1:12 PM 19,414 Views 7 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Monday 23 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 23rd 2019, 12:56 PM 3,354 Views 4 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Saturday 21 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 21st 2019, 6:05 PM 5,562 Views 3 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Friday 6 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 6th 2019, 5:16 PM 8,108 Views 11 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Saturday 24 August, 2019

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

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

Aug 24th 2019, 3:20 PM 8,498 Views 2 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Friday 16 August, 2019

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

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

Aug 16th 2019, 9:28 PM 11,531 Views 11 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 16th 2019, 4:07 PM 18,335 Views 1 Comment

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

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Ireland flanker Caplice joins Harlequins after impressive Six Nations
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# Irish Abroad

Ireland flanker Caplice joins Harlequins after impressive Six Nations

Aug 13th 2019, 1:52 PM 3,839 Views 0 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Friday 9 August, 2019

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

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

Aug 9th 2019, 11:20 AM 8,181 Views 3 Comments

The Sligo native starts for Counties Manukau on Saturday.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

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

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

Aug 7th 2019, 8:00 PM 13,145 Views 4 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

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

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

Aug 6th 2019, 4:01 PM 2,115 Views 0 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Thursday 1 August, 2019

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

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

Aug 1st 2019, 8:30 PM 11,321 Views 7 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Sunday 28 July, 2019

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

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

Jul 28th 2019, 9:37 AM 8,541 Views 4 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Saturday 27 July, 2019

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

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

Jul 27th 2019, 10:00 AM 27,315 Views 4 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Friday 26 July, 2019

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

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

Jul 26th 2019, 9:33 AM 9,175 Views 7 Comments

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

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Ireland U20 international Scannell signs for French club Biarritz
# Bon Courage
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# Bon Courage

Ireland U20 international Scannell signs for French club Biarritz

Jul 17th 2019, 4:48 PM 17,065 Views 17 Comments

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