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# Leo Cullen

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'The group are very, very driven' - Leinster primed for season opener against the Bulls
The province warmed-up for the new campaign with a 40-21 win over Harlequins on Friday.
Cullen: 'It was really pleasing for Johnny to get back out there'
The Leinster out-half played a starring role in Friday’s pre-season win over Harlequins.
'There's plenty of motivation here' – Leinster raring to go after a very different pre-season
Leo Cullen’s side play Harlequins in a pre-season game at the Aviva Stadium on Friday.
Returning faces and farewells in front of fans as final Leinster team of the season named
Leo Cullen’s side face Dragons at the RDS tomorrow night.
'We definitely got sucked into the physical stuff. We need to be better'
Leo Cullen is looking for Leinster to end their season with one last big performance at the RDS.
'He's probably been the form lock in the northern hemisphere over the last couple of seasons'
Leo Cullen was full of praise for James Ryan after the lock’s excellent display against Ulster.
'He's going to be a hugely important player for the club' - Doris makes his mark on Leinster return
The 23-year-old played the full 80 minutes on his return from injury on Friday night.
McFarland: Henshaw decision not decisive factor in defeat to Leinster
The Leinster centre avoided a card for his tackle on Robert Baloucoune.
Cullen tells Keenan to be ready in case of emergency call from Lions
The Leinster full-back scored a hat-trick in Leinster’s 50-21 win over Connacht on Saturday.
'Yeah, we’ve got different nationalities but, you know, so what? The players care'
La Rochelle’s victory over Leinster yesterday was based on old-fashioned resistance – something the club and town is famous for.
Cullen: 'It’s disappointing when we don’t give a full account of ourselves'
Leinster lost today’s Champions Cup semi-final to La Rochelle.
Johnny Sexton 'not a million miles away' from making return for Leinster
The 35-year-old Ireland captain is back training but hasn’t done contact.
'Leo always had a capacity to stay calm and make good logical assessments'
Jono Gibbes was Cullen’s forwards coach in Leinster for six happy years.
Leinster hoping to have senior stars available as seismic La Rochelle test comes into view
Johnny Sexton, Jamison-Gibson Park and Caelan Doris are all doubts for Sunday’s game.
Cullen accepts Leinster 'were well and truly second best' against Munster
The Pro14 champions were beaten by 24 points in their Rainbow Cup opener.
Leinster will 'wait and see' as Sexton remains sidelined with head injury
The out-half will miss this weekend’s clash with Munster.
Leinster have signed Samoa prop Michael Alaalatoa ahead of next season
The 29-year-old tighthead will join from the Crusaders in New Zealand.
'Ronan and Jono, two men we know very well, have been building a great side'
Leo Cullen and Leinster will have to beat French opposition to win the Champions Cup.
Cullen hails Byrne's impact for Leinster after Sexton suffers head injury
Leinster overturned a 14-point deficit to beat Exeter in the Champions Cup quarter-finals.
D-Day for Leinster as they prepare for trench warfare with Exeter
The 2018 European champions meet last year’s Champions Cup winners in the European quarter-finals tonight.
Fardy replaces Baird for Leinster as Exeter make two changes in front row
Leo Cullen’s men didn’t play last weekend after their clash with Toulon was cancelled.
'They're a team that we've struggled with' - Cullen wary of old foes Toulon
The Leinster boss has experienced defeat to Toulon as both a player and a coach.
Cullen thinks South African addition will be shot in the arm for the Pro14
Leinster have won the last four titles – but South Africa’s big four provinces are set to join the competition.
Five trophies in four years - the secret behind Leinster's success
“Success can make you soft,” says Leinster coach Leo Cullen.
'Our guys have a chance to do something quite special' - Cullen
Leinster can win a fourth successive Pro14 title today.
'A lot of guys are unlucky to miss out, that’s just the nature of the competition'
Leo Cullen has kept a number of Leinster’s frontline internationals on the bench for tomorrow’s Pro14 final.
Soroka makes full debut as Leinster name side to face Zebre
Meanwhile, Seán O’Brien and Tim Corkery are in line to make their debuts from the substitutes’ bench.
'These things take time' - Cullen wary of rushing Byrne's progress
The Leinster head coach also discussed the current situation regarding contract talks.
Leinster pleased with response to 'kick up the arse' from Connacht
Hugo Keenan and co. notched a bonus-point win against Ulster and denied the visitors anything.
Cullen tells his Leinster players to get their minds right for Ulster
The defending champions’ 26-game unbeaten run in the Pro14 came to an end on Saturday against Connacht.
How Leo Cullen’s blueprint was inspired by Ferguson, Cody and Bill Belichick
The Leinster head coach is a student of several sports, not just rugby and has carried those lessons into his coaching manual.
'He's so explosive and powerful but it's also his mindset that separates him'
33-year-old prop Cian Healy wins his 100th cap for Ireland in Paris this evening.
'My dad was thinking of sneaking in, I had to tell him not to do it'
Dan Leavy said his knee ‘felt perfect’ as he completed his long-awaited comeback for Leinster.
'It feels like having a new player really, he's been gone that long'
Dan Leavy nearly grabbed a late try as he made his Leinster comeback at the RDS.
Leavy makes strong Leinster return as two-try hooker Sheehan impresses
Leo Cullen’s men hammered a poor Zebre side at the RDS, scoring nine tries in total.
'People need to be patient and have realistic expectations' - Leavy set for Leinster return
The 26-year-old has been sidelined for 19 months after a horrific knee injury.
Ringrose and Doris win Leinster rugby player awards after Pro 14 title-winning season
The province were recently crowned Pro14 champions for the third successive season.
Sexton removal 'a precaution' but Leinster worried about Deegan knee injury
The out-half was replaced after just 23 minutes of the win against the Dragons.
‘It hit the players hard – it hit us all hard, really’
Leinster are still recovering psychologically from their European defeat – but Dan Leavy and Tadhg Furlong’s recovery from injury is gathering pace.
Selection calls, getting 'spooked', scrum woes - Leinster left with regrets
Leo Cullen and Stuart Lancaster will be self-critical in reviewing their side’s defeat to Saracens.