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Thursday 1 June 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Irish Abroad

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# Irish Abroad
Cork Con man Quinlan takes pro rugby shot in the south of France
The 23-year-old out-half has joined Fédérale 1 side Narbonne.
# Irish Abroad
Liverpool defender and Ireland international Corey Whelan joins Crewe Alexandra on loan
The 20-year-old defender was appointed Liverpool’s U23 captain last season.
# Irish Abroad
Ex-Ireland U20 captain Annett gets first Premiership start since 2016
The former Ulster hooker has suffered greatly with injuries in the last year and a half.
# Irish Abroad
Irish centre Brendan Macken set to join Declan Kidney's London Irish
The former Leinster midfielder has spent the summer with Leicester Tigers.
# absolute scenes
Daryl Murphy scores 87th minute equaliser as Nottingham Forest fight back to claim point
The 35-year-old scored seven goals in 12 Championship games for Forest last season and bagged a dramatic late leveller on Saturday.
# Irish Abroad
Ex-Leinster out-half Marsh set to sign for Rugby United New York
The 26-year-old playmaker is close to sealing a move to the US.
# Irish Abroad
Irish back row Porter makes big impact in New Zealand schools rugby
The former PBC student has shown his promise for Christ’s College and the Crusaders U18s.
# Irish Eye
Ireland captain McCabe leads the way with Arsenal brace on busy day across the water
There was plenty of Irish involvement in the group stages of the Women’s Super League Continental Cup.
# Irish Abroad
'I was just lucky it ended up in the back of the net' - Horgan satisfied with dramatic 90th minute winner
The Ireland winger put in a man-of-the-match display against Ross County on Sunday, scoring and setting up another.
# Irish Abroad
'Ireland and Quins are very supportive of me going back and forth'
Leah Lyons is aiming to help Harlequins Ladies to a Premier 15s title after her move to London.
# big impact
'The gaffer has put his trust in me and I'm grateful': Curtis seizing his chance in League One
The Ireland U21 international scored a match-winning brace for Portsmouth on Saturday.
# Irish Abroad
Ex-Ireland U20 hooker McElroy leaves Saracens on season-long loan
The Dundalk man will link up with Championship side Bedford Blues for the 2018/19 campaign.
# Irish Abroad
O'Connell takes next coaching step as Stade Français look for return to glory
The former Munster and Ireland lock has signed a two-year contract with the Top 14 club.
# Paulie
Paul O'Connell takes up coaching role with Top 14 side Stade Français
The Munster and Ireland legend will link up with close friend Mike Prendergast in Paris.
# Irish Abroad
Irishman Toolan takes over as head coach of the Melbourne Rising
The Melbourne Rebels performance analyst was formerly part of Ireland’s backroom staff.
# Irish Abroad
'I could see young Irish guys coming here after missing out on the provinces' academies'
Adrian Balfour, general manager of the Seattle Seawolves, told us about their Major League Rugby-winning success.
# Pen to Paper
Ireland defender commits future to Blackburn ahead of Championship return
Derrick Williams will have a big part to play for Tony Mowbray’s side this season.
# Irish Abroad
Wexford native Delaney rewarded with extended deal at League One club
The defender has penned a contract extension with Rochdale.
# fully fledged
From the Aran Islands to American international: Mullen helping Eagles to new heights
“Six months ago I’d only played division three rugby,” says the prop who started all three of the USA’s June Test wins.
# Irish Abroad
'We all go together' - The Sydney GAA club leading the way Down Under
30 years since their foundation, Michael Cusacks are one of the top sides in Australia – and have a huge day on Sunday.
# Friendly
Ireland internationals set to return home as Cobh Ramblers announce friendly with Preston
A host of internationals including Sean Maguire and Daryl Horgan are set return to Ireland as Cobh prepare to take on Preston.
# Irish Abroad
Ireland international becomes second Dubliner to sign for Aberdeen in recent weeks
Dubliner Stephen Gleeson has signed a two year contract with the Scottish Premiership side.
# Irish Abroad
Irish coach Mike Prendergast set to join reinvigorated Stade Français
The former Munster scrum-half has a growing reputation as an excellent attack coach.
# Done Deal
Preston announce signing of Ireland international Burke from Shamrock Rovers
The Championship club have added to their Irish contingent by securing the signature of the attacking midfielder.
# Irish Abroad
Diarmuid Connolly joining host of inter-county stars at Boston club for the summer
The two-time All-Star will line out alongside Brendan Murphy, Liam Silke and Eoin McHugh at Donegal Boston.
# Capped
Ex-Munster prop Mullen makes Test debut for USA in a rout against Russia
AJ MacGinty and John Quill were among the scorers in the nine-try win over Ireland’s World Cup pool opponent.
# Irish Abroad
A team including two ex-League of Ireland stars has been added to MLS for 2019
FC Cincinnati will join the top tier of US soccer, which could have an impact on Paddy Barrett and Richie Ryan.
# Irish Abroad
Irishman Mark McCall extends contract as Saracens' director of rugby
The former Ulster head coach has guided the English club to major success in recent years.
# Irish Abroad
Cork man Mitchell making big impression in Major League Rugby in the US
The former UCC second row tells us about life with Austin Elite in Texas.
# Irish Abroad
Tighthead Heffernan moves from Leinster to grow Irish presence in Nottingham
The Clifden native advanced through the Leinster schools system and was a big presence for Ireland U20s in 2014 and 2015.
# Irish Abroad
Richie Towell bags two crucial assists as Rotherham eye promotion to the Championship
Rotherham drew 2-2 with Scunthorpe in the first leg of their League One play-off semi-final on Saturday.
# Irish Abroad
Kilkenny man Lydon and Ealing bid to deny Leinster's first trophy chance today
The former Stade Français fullback has enjoyed his first season with the Championship club.
# donners
'I just came over to France for a different experience and a new challenge'
The Racing man will be out to deny Leinster’s bid for a fourth Champions Cup title tomorrow.
# Irish Abroad
Ex-Munster prop Mullen and outgoing Ulster stalwart Black a step closer to Test debut with USA
Mullen moved to America to study in Texas A&M in 2011.
# Irish Abroad
'I got a notion one time and I went to a hypnotist in Limerick'
Ex-Munster hooker Duncan Casey and Grenoble are one win away from promotion into the Top 14.
# Irish Abroad
Ireland international Madigan up for Championship Player of the Year
The 32-times capped out-half was instrumental as Pat Lam’s Bristol earned promotion.
# Irish Abroad
Ex-Ireland hooker Clarke appointed Ospreys head coach on three-year deal
The former Ulster forwards coach has made a big impact on the Welsh region.
# Irish Abroad
Sexton takes on home province Leinster for first time in B&I semi-final
The 25-year-old second row is a key player for the Jersey Reds.
# Irish Abroad
Former Ireland U21 midfielder "overwhelmed" to be named Kilmarnock player of the season
30-year-old Alan Power enjoyed a successful first season at Rugby Park this year.
# Irish Abroad
Kidney's London Irish win, Madigan and Bristol promoted, and all the exiles action
London Irish and Bristol may still be swapping places next season.