Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Tuesday 30 May 2023 Dublin: 16°C

# Paul Burke

All time
# Paul Burke
Missing Kildare teen found safe and well
Paul Burke went missing last Sunday in Newbridge.
# into the valley
'I go onto YouTube, have a look and think, 'God, what a terrible game of rugby'
Paul Burke made his Irish debut during the 1995 Five Nations and a victory over Wales in Cardiff is a stand-out memory.
# class of 95
'Right now it's too easy for players to come in and get capped - and it shouldn't be easy for them'
Issues of identity have always permeated Irish sport but professionalism has led to a desperate need to find an edge in rugby.