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Monday 30 January 2023 Dublin: 5°C

# John Muldoon

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# column
'Connacht went into an arm wrestle with the Kings of Europe and won'
Former Connacht hooker Adrian Flavin nipped into a Dublin pub to watch the province’s famous win over Toulouse.
# column
‘People will write Connacht off against Toulouse. So be it’ – Flavin
The former Connacht hooker believes Toulouse have been the best team in Europe for the past decade.
# Heineken Cup
Connacht's Naoupu relishing duel with 'world-class' Picamoles
The New Zealander is eager to test himself against one of Europe’s best back-row operators.
# honesty
'We let our fans down' - Muldoon after latest Connacht defeat
The back row gave a frank and honest assessment following last night’s 43-10 loss on Edinburgh.
# hit for 6
Connacht captain Muldoon out for 6 weeks with calf tear
Dave McSharry is nearing a return to full fitness after playing 80 minutes for Connacht Eagles.
# Pro12
Lam splits Connacht captaincy 3 ways for Duffy, Muldoon and Swift
‘These three men exemplify what Connacht Rugby is all about.’
# front up
'No wrath of Pat yet but he's capable of it' says Connacht's John Muldoon
Pat Lam is a laid-back guy, says the flanker, but he will have no problems invoking the Eric Elwood roar if needs be.
# Good to Talk
VIDEO: Jim McGuinness joins GAA, rugby stars to support student mental health campaign
Alan Quinlan, John Muldoon, Finian Hanley and Kevin Keane also feature in the “Who would you tell?” campaign.
# Team news
Henshaw returns for Connacht clash with Ospreys, as Ireland contingent start for Ulster
Eric Elwood makes three personnel changes in total.
# tv blackout
Pro12: Connacht victory crucial for make-or-break month says Poolman
The westerners entertain Edinburgh in Glasgow this evening ahead of Heineken Cup matches against Biarritz.
# IreArg
November tests: McCarthy plans to replicate Bok-bashing form
‘Annoying, frustrating counter-ruckers’. Are you sure you’ve never played Argentina before Mike?
# november series
Injury update: Ruddock called up, Sexton expected to be fit
Rhys Ruddock has been called into the Ireland squad in place of John Muldoon, who tore his medial knee ligament in the win over Fiji.
# Ouch
Connacht blow as Muldoon damages knee ligaments
The back-row was stretchered off early in the second half of Ireland’s win against Fiji on Saturday.
# hard fought
Pro12: All-weather Connacht victorious over Treviso
Dan Parks produced a masterclass of game-management as Connacht bounced back to winning ways at The Sportsground.
# Heineken Cup
Connacht out to do it for Elwood, says John Muldoon
‘Eric gives his heart and soul’ said the flanker as he aims to send his coach out on a high.
# Pro12
Injuries force changes in Connacht pack
Eric Elwood has made six changes for Saturday’s Pro12 clash against the high-flying Scarlets.
Connacht vs. Ulster, RaboDirect PRO 12
Could Brian McLaughlin’s men keep the away fires burning to steal into a Top 4 spot or would the Westerners add another impressive scalp to their collection? We went minute-by-minute to find out.
# Stretching the Squad
Here we go again - fixture juggle means four matches in 22 days
Declan Kidney will need to draw every last ounce out of his squad as the Six Nations schedule becomes congested.
# local pride
Nacewa back in starting XV for Leinster's trip west
Both Connacht and Leinster have named their sides for tomorrow’s meeting in Galway.
# Heineken Cup
Watch: Muldoon looking forward to momentous Toulouse match
John Muldoon says the crowd in Galway this weekend will play a huge role, as Connacht come up against Toulouse in the Heineken Cup.
# Team-sheets
Elwood changes three for Connacht's Cup debut
Eoin Griffin, John Muldoon and Ray Ofisa all return to the Connacht line-up for tomorrow evening’s game against Harlequins.
# London Calling
In video: Ireland's European hopefuls look forward to Heineken Cup bid
It starts here for all four Irish provinces as they prepare for the European Cup kick-off.
# conjecture
WATCH: Francis says Wales will be 'found out' on Saturday
The controversial pundit predicts how Ireland v Wales will pan out, plus interviews with Shane Horgan, John Muldoon and Denis Hickie.
# Set-back
John Muldoon out of Connacht's festive schedule with broken arm
Westerners’ skipper is facing another spell on the sidelines.