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# Paulie

All time
# Respect
France captain Dusautoir salutes 'warrior' O'Connell after serious injury
The Ireland skipper suffered an horrific hamstring injury against the French.
# rhythmless
O'Connell: 'When you make mistakes and give away penalties, it flattens the performance'
“It was a probably a timely reminder of where we needed to be,” says the Ireland skipper.
# Home Interests
POC: 'There’s a plan to watch the All-Ireland final tomorrow alright!'
The Ireland captain says some of the squad will watch France in action this evening.
# Assist
Analysis: Rory Best was the real star of Paul O'Connell's try in London
The hooker’s superb rucking opened a hole for the Ireland captain.
# Paulie
Paul O'Connell: 'I’d love to win a World Cup but it’s a long, long way away now'
The Ireland skipper will lead his side against the English tomorrow.
# Engine Room
Toner taking care of Ireland's basics as Ryan and Henderson push at lock
The Leinster second row has been working hard to improve his rucking in recent years.
# Analysis
O'Connell powerless to prevent Munster career ending in defeat
The 35-year-old lock signed off with a Pro12 loss in his last game for Munster.
# well beaten
O'Connell's Munster fall to Nakarawa-inspired Glasgow in Pro12 final
Gregor Townsend’s side delivered a thrilling attacking performance to claim their first title.
# Fear of God
Sky Sports' Paulie promo will get you ready for the big man's last Munster game
Hold me.
# Paulie
ROG: Munster will move on from Paul O'Connell - that's what happens in sport
Paulie’s been ‘the greatest’ according to his former Thomond Park team-mate.
# Paulie
O'Connell refusing the fanfare ahead of final ever Munster appearance
The legendary lock is set for his last cap in the famous red jersey in this weekend’s Pro12 final.
# Rumour Mill
Anthony Foley sounds a bit fed up at the latest round of Paulie-to-Toulon speculation
Munster coach wants Toulon “to leave our players alone.”
# Paulie
Toulon chief says he'll sign one of Paul O'Connell or Duane Vermeulen
Mourad Boudjellal has mentioned the Ireland captain again.
# Paulie
Paul O'Connell calls on AP McCoy, ROG and BOD as he ponders retirement
The 35-year-old Ireland captain has ruled out a move to Toulon next season.
# caught rapid
Paul O’Connell definitely didn’t cop this fan trying to take a photo of him, no way
# Paulie
Paul O'Connell has been named Player of the Six Nations for 2015
There won’t be too many arguments with this.
# Captain Fantastic
'Ultimate leader' Paul O'Connell inspires Ireland to Six Nations success
The 35-year-old lock lifted the Six Nations trophy for the second time in two years last night.
# poc
O'Connell keen to move past Cardiff disappointment before Scotland showdown
The Ireland captain says ‘it’s up to individuals to lift themselves’ after defeat in Wales.
# Paulie
100 not out: O'Connell 'incredibly motivated' to play on for Ireland
Joe Schmidt says he hasn’t discussed any retirement plans with the legendary second row.
# Fear of God
Paul O'Connell getting better as the years go on, he scares me -- Sean Cronin
The hooker says there has been extra bite between packs this week as players try to match the captain’s standards.
# driven
O'Connell still annoyed by Paris endgame as he seeks out another rare win over France
Ireland’s captain has only tasted victory over Les Bleus twice, and both led to Championship success.
# Paulie
O'Connell - It’s important we don’t put too much pressure on O'Brien
The Ireland captain feels Jordi Murphy is the ideal replacement for Jamie Heaslip at number eight.
# Leader
Paul O'Connell: 'I don't know whether this will be my last Six Nations'
The Ireland captain says he doesn’t want to have any regrets when he makes a decision about retirement.
# win or bust
Cool hand Paulie out to 'pull something from the fire' against Saracens
A win gives Munster a chance of qualifying or the Champions Cup quarter-finals, but that’s all O’Connell wants.
# Boks Are Back
Paulie on Table Mountain, crunching tackles, blonde BOD - 19 old school Ireland South Africa pics
There’s been plenty of battles with the Boks before Saturday’s game at the Aviva.
# Paulie
O'Connell urges patience as Munster's all-Irish coaches look for balance
The 34-year-old lock admits working under Anthony Foley and Jerry Flannery has altered their personal relationships.
# Paulie
'We'd love to face Leinster next' says delighted Paul O'Connell
Leinster would set up an all-Ireland last-four showdown with a win in France tomorrow.
# munster4life
Wallace commends IRFU on securing services of 'inspirational' O'Connell
The former Munster flanker is hopeful that Keith Earls will follow suit and pen a new deal.
# House Party
O’Connell happy to give Munster fans ‘home comfort’ in last eight
The second row hailed his side’s 38 -6 win as their finest performance of the season.
# Paulie
Penney confident of holding on to O’Connell
A deadline has not been set on an agreement, the Munster boss says.
# tamed
Irish defensive problems easily rectified, says captain O'Connell
The skipper bemoaned the defence of the maul, vulnerability out wide and a lack of intensity.
# poc
The Rolling Stones, the Bull Hayes and 'a bit of mash': it's #AskPaulie
Ireland’s captain answers questions on the important things in life.
# circumstantial
Does this picture confirm Paul O'Connell as Ireland captain?
Rob Kearney reckons it’s a big hint.
# Paulie
5 things we learned from Paul O'Connell's radio interview this morning
From really old ROG to re-watching Clermont, the big man was all chat this morning.
# future munster coach
Paul O'Connell: 'I would like to play or coach abroad'
The Munster hero may follow Ronan O’Gara and Jonny Sexton to France.
# voice of reason
Axing BO’D the wrong decision and took the gloss off Lions win – O’Connell
“Brian would have been one of the best players on the pitch. That’s just the way it is.”
# Captain Fantastic
O'Connell named captain with Lions set to roar into action
O’Connell leads a side jam-packed with Welsh Grand Slam winners.
# Paulie
Paul O'Connell in line to skipper Lions as Sam Warburton emerges as injury doubt
The Munster talisman may lead the team out after all.
# HCup
J'accuse! The French media on the Paul O'Connell 'conspiracy'
They’re not happy ahead of Saturday’s Heineken Cup showdown.