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#Leinster

# leinster-rugby - Friday 27 December, 2019

JGP and Byrne to lead the attack in reshuffled Leinster side
# Christmas Clash
From The42
# Christmas Clash

JGP and Byrne to lead the attack in reshuffled Leinster side

Dec 27th 2019, 12:33 PM 14,029 Views 22 Comments

Head coach Leo Cullen has made 10 changes to the side which beat Ulster.

Munster and Ireland boost as Joey Carbery set for comeback against Leinster
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Munster and Ireland boost as Joey Carbery set for comeback against Leinster

Dec 27th 2019, 12:14 PM 16,341 Views 36 Comments

The out-half is on the bench for tomorrow evening’s Thomond sell-out.

Poll: The best Irish rugby player of 2019
# Voting Time
From The42
# Voting Time

Poll: The best Irish rugby player of 2019

Dec 27th 2019, 8:30 AM 16,656 Views 17 Comments

Have your say on who was the best Irish rugby player over the past 12 months.

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 26 December, 2019

'Sometimes you don't know what's going on until it's over' - Tracy ready for Thomond battle
# In The Lion's Den
From The42
# In The Lion's Den

'Sometimes you don't know what's going on until it's over' - Tracy ready for Thomond battle

Dec 26th 2019, 8:15 AM 7,976 Views 6 Comments

Leinster travel to take on rivals Munster on Saturday.

# leinster-rugby - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

Resting of stars won't dilute 'one of the biggest derbies in world rugby' - Contempomi
# True Blue
From The42
# True Blue

Resting of stars won't dilute 'one of the biggest derbies in world rugby' - Contempomi

Dec 24th 2019, 1:06 PM 16,652 Views 21 Comments

‘Munster won’t change the way they play because of the way Joey does or doesn’t play…’

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Cronin returns and O'Brien debuts in the centre as Leinster name team for Ulster clash
# Mix And Match
From The42
# Mix And Match

Cronin returns and O'Brien debuts in the centre as Leinster name team for Ulster clash

Dec 19th 2019, 12:28 PM 14,159 Views 21 Comments

Leo Cullen has opted for a blend of youth and experience for the visit of Dan McFarland’s Ulster.

# leinster-rugby - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Northampton Saints trio cleared following citings from defeat to Leinster
# Case Dismissed
From The42
# Case Dismissed

Northampton Saints trio cleared following citings from defeat to Leinster

Dec 18th 2019, 6:41 PM 4,982 Views 1 Comment

Lewis Bean, Andy Symons and Matt Proctor are all free to play after the complaints were dismissed.

# leinster-rugby - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Three Saints cited following thumping defeat to Leinster
# Bad To Worse
From The42
# Bad To Worse

Three Saints cited following thumping defeat to Leinster

Dec 17th 2019, 8:46 PM 19,476 Views 6 Comments

Second row Lewis Bean and centre partners Andy Symons and Matt Proctor have all been cited for dangerous tackles.

# leinster-rugby - Monday 16 December, 2019

Leinster dismiss reports linking Johnny Sexton to Top 14 move
# C'est Johnny
From The42
# C'est Johnny

Leinster dismiss reports linking Johnny Sexton to Top 14 move

Dec 16th 2019, 6:13 PM 12,518 Views 25 Comments

League leaders Lyon are reportedly interested in the Ireland out-half.

'He goes out and expresses himself' - Plenty of praise as Larmour continues to flourish at 15
# Dancing Feet
From The42
# Dancing Feet

'He goes out and expresses himself' - Plenty of praise as Larmour continues to flourish at 15

Dec 16th 2019, 6:30 AM 9,348 Views 12 Comments

The versatile full-back’s form will please Andy Farrell ahead of his first Six Nations as Ireland head coach.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 14 December, 2019

Cullen wants 7-try Leinster to be even more clinical
# Room To Improve
From The42
# Room To Improve

Cullen wants 7-try Leinster to be even more clinical

Dec 14th 2019, 8:50 PM 10,267 Views 29 Comments

The province scored seven tries for the second week running, but the head coach was annoyed by the chances they left behind.

Ringrose bags another hat-trick as imperious Leinster roll over Saints again
# Seven Up
From The42
# Seven Up

Ringrose bags another hat-trick as imperious Leinster roll over Saints again

Dec 14th 2019, 7:08 PM 31,724 Views 63 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side scored seven tries against Northampton for the second week running.

As it happened: Leinster v Northampton Saints, Champions Cup
# Liveblog
From The42
# Liveblog

As it happened: Leinster v Northampton Saints, Champions Cup

Dec 14th 2019, 4:15 PM 33,868 Views 10 Comments

Kick-off at the Aviva Stadium is at 17:15.

Cullen can smile about 'tough period' as Leinster look to extend perfect start to season
# Looking Good
From The42
# Looking Good

Cullen can smile about 'tough period' as Leinster look to extend perfect start to season

Dec 14th 2019, 7:00 AM 4,425 Views 9 Comments

The province are expected to make it 11 wins in a row when they take on Northampton Saints at the Aviva Stadium.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 13 December, 2019

Cullen says Six Nations is the target for Sexton
# On Course
From The42
# On Course

Cullen says Six Nations is the target for Sexton

Dec 13th 2019, 2:04 PM 6,189 Views 24 Comments

The Leinster out-half is seeing a specialist in the UK as he battles a knee ligament injury.

Furlong and Ross Byrne in for Leinster's Champions Cup meeting with Saints
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Furlong and Ross Byrne in for Leinster's Champions Cup meeting with Saints

Dec 13th 2019, 12:33 PM 10,983 Views 27 Comments

Scott Fardy captains the side at the Aviva Stadium in the absence of Johnny Sexton.

# leinster-rugby - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Ringrose says his missed tackle statistics don't tell full story
# In His Defence
From The42
# In His Defence

Ringrose says his missed tackle statistics don't tell full story

Dec 11th 2019, 7:00 AM 11,434 Views 14 Comments

The Leinster centre has argued his case after some defensive errors during last weekend’s defeat of Northampton Saints.

# leinster-rugby - Sunday 1 December, 2019

'Excellent' Connors seizing his chance in Leinster back row
# WIll Power
From The42
# WIll Power

'Excellent' Connors seizing his chance in Leinster back row

Dec 1st 2019, 9:39 AM 12,607 Views 38 Comments

Unbeaten Leinster picked up a rare win at Scotstoun last night.

# leinster-rugby - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

England centre Te'o joins Japanese Super Rugby side
# Sunwolves
From The42
# Sunwolves

England centre Te'o joins Japanese Super Rugby side

Nov 26th 2019, 2:28 PM 6,862 Views 15 Comments

The former Leinster centre missed out on the recent Rugby World Cup, as Eddie Jones’ men reached the final.

# leinster-rugby - Monday 25 November, 2019

Sexton sees promise after Leinster manage the heat in Lyon
# Battle Hardened
From The42
# Battle Hardened

Sexton sees promise after Leinster manage the heat in Lyon

Nov 25th 2019, 7:30 AM 12,974 Views 45 Comments

The province are well placed to attack the rest of the pool stages after coming through a tense affair in France.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 23 November, 2019

'When we really, really needed to dig in we have that gear'
# Team Effort
From The42
# Team Effort

'When we really, really needed to dig in we have that gear'

Nov 23rd 2019, 6:41 PM 10,048 Views 2 Comments

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen was delighted to see his team hold firm against a determined Lyon side.

Leinster do just enough to survive tense clash in Lyon
# Day For Defence
From The42
# Day For Defence

Leinster do just enough to survive tense clash in Lyon

Nov 23rd 2019, 5:11 PM 15,685 Views 31 Comments

Max Deegan’s first half try proved the crucial score for last year’s beaten finalists.

Leinster treading carefully ahead of return to France
# CAULDRON
From The42
# CAULDRON

Leinster treading carefully ahead of return to France

Nov 23rd 2019, 7:30 AM 6,003 Views 18 Comments

Leo Cullen has used last year’s defeat to Toulouse to inform preparations for Saturday’s game in Lyon.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 22 November, 2019

Henshaw, Kearney and Furlong among five changes for Leinster
# BIG GUNS
From The42
# BIG GUNS

Henshaw, Kearney and Furlong among five changes for Leinster

Nov 22nd 2019, 12:19 PM 11,716 Views 19 Comments

Leo Cullen has welcomed back a number of internationals for Saturday’s trip to face Lyon.

'I'm not a wandering spirit at all'
# Happy Out
From The42
# Happy Out

'I'm not a wandering spirit at all'

Nov 22nd 2019, 8:45 AM 28,994 Views 36 Comments

Life in Dublin is ticking all the boxes for Leinster’s Scott Fardy.

# leinster-rugby - Monday 18 November, 2019

Cullen wants squad to move past World Cup 'anti-climax' as Lyon lie in wait
# Tempered
From The42
# Tempered

Cullen wants squad to move past World Cup 'anti-climax' as Lyon lie in wait

Nov 18th 2019, 7:00 AM 5,554 Views 19 Comments

Leinster were far from their best despite making a winning start to their Heineken Champions Cup campaign against Benetton on Saturday.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Cullen challenges 'far from perfect' Leinster to improve
# More To Come
From The42
# More To Come

Cullen challenges 'far from perfect' Leinster to improve

Nov 16th 2019, 6:47 PM 6,757 Views 9 Comments

The head coach admitted his team will need to be better after conceding three tries at home to Benetton.

Ringrose hat-trick the highlight as sluggish Leinster make winning start to Champions Cup campaign
# Up And Running
From The42
# Up And Running

Ringrose hat-trick the highlight as sluggish Leinster make winning start to Champions Cup campaign

Nov 16th 2019, 5:07 PM 31,178 Views 58 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side had some frustrating moments at the RDS against an ill-disciplined Benetton team.

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 14 November, 2019

'If he feels that Johnny's got an easy ride in, he'll be banging on Leo and Stuart's door'
# The42 Rugby Weekly
From The42
# The42 Rugby Weekly

'If he feels that Johnny's got an easy ride in, he'll be banging on Leo and Stuart's door'

Nov 14th 2019, 5:41 PM 14,436 Views 20 Comments

Bernard Jackman and Murray Kinsella explore the potential benefits of the World Cup for Ireland’s provinces.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 8 November, 2019

As it happened: Connacht v Leinster, Pro14
# Minute-by-Minute
From The42
# Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Connacht v Leinster, Pro14

Nov 8th 2019, 7:00 PM 40,399 Views 30 Comments

The provinces meet at the Sportsground this evening. Follow all the action here.

Late change for Leinster as Henshaw drops out for O'Brien
# Withdrawal
From The42
# Withdrawal

Late change for Leinster as Henshaw drops out for O'Brien

Nov 8th 2019, 6:12 PM 11,431 Views 25 Comments

The Ireland centre misses out at the Sportsground tonight due to illness.

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Six Ireland stars return for Leinster's derby clash with Connacht
# Experienced
From The42
# Experienced

Six Ireland stars return for Leinster's derby clash with Connacht

Nov 7th 2019, 12:43 PM 11,872 Views 48 Comments

Leo Cullen has named four of Ireland’s World Cup contingent in his starting XV, with two more on the bench.

Friend brings internationals back for visit of Leinster
# Back In Action
From The42
# Back In Action

Friend brings internationals back for visit of Leinster

Nov 7th 2019, 12:21 PM 6,724 Views 16 Comments

Connacht head coach Andy Friend has named Jack Carty at out-half while Bundee Aki starts on the bench.

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Byrne and Baird to make first starts as Toner captains Leinster
# Debut
From The42
# Debut

Byrne and Baird to make first starts as Toner captains Leinster

Oct 31st 2019, 12:35 PM 11,147 Views 37 Comments

Harry Byrne and Ryan Baird have both been named to start in the Leinster team to take on Dragons.

# leinster-rugby - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

'A bit of a narrow focus' - Cullen not buying BOD and Nacewa's theory on Ireland's decline
# Counterargument
From The42
# Counterargument

'A bit of a narrow focus' - Cullen not buying BOD and Nacewa's theory on Ireland's decline

Oct 29th 2019, 6:45 AM 16,397 Views 26 Comments

‘There’s 12 Munster players. Why does nobody pick up the change of coaches in Munster? Did that have an effect?’

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Murphy determined to make the most of opportunities at Leinster
# Hand Up
From The42
# Hand Up

Murphy determined to make the most of opportunities at Leinster

Oct 26th 2019, 7:00 AM 7,412 Views 1 Comment

Josh Murphy says that Ireland’s disappointing World Cup campaign won’t automatically result in more opportunities in the Leinster first team.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 25 October, 2019

Kelleher handed first Leinster start since returning as Cullen's men travel to face Zebre
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Kelleher handed first Leinster start since returning as Cullen's men travel to face Zebre

Oct 25th 2019, 12:22 PM 8,695 Views 15 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side face Zebre tomorrow afternoon aiming to make in four wins on the bounce.

# leinster-rugby - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Cullen: World Cup quarter-final exit won't tarnish Schmidt's legacy in Ireland
# Early Exit
From The42
# Early Exit

Cullen: World Cup quarter-final exit won't tarnish Schmidt's legacy in Ireland

Oct 22nd 2019, 6:05 AM 8,621 Views 52 Comments

Leo Cullen was a mainstay in the Leinster team during the New Zealander’s time in charge of the province.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 12 October, 2019

Osborne caps dream week with first try and hard-earned Leinster contract
# Nine
From The42
# Nine

Osborne caps dream week with first try and hard-earned Leinster contract

Oct 12th 2019, 9:17 AM 10,510 Views 15 Comments

The scrum-half will remain with the province for the rest of the season after impressing on trial.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 11 October, 2019

Leinster turn on the style again to put Edinburgh to the sword at the RDS
# Pro14
From The42
# Pro14

Leinster turn on the style again to put Edinburgh to the sword at the RDS

Oct 11th 2019, 9:36 PM 9,247 Views 17 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side made it three bonus-point wins from three at the start of the Pro14 season.