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# Settling in

This year
Jason Jenkins on swapping Munster for Leinster and World Cup ambitions
The lock has made a big impact since moving from Limerick for Dublin last summer.
Last year
'Hopefully I get to contribute and add to the Munster legacy'
Tongan centre Malakai Fekitoa hopes to put his early struggles in Munster behind him.
Cullen: Leinster's new recruits striking right note on and off the pitch
Jason Jenkins and Charlie Ngatai both start against the Sharks at the RDS today.
'I have to calm my nerves' - Darwin Nunez admits to difficult start at Liverpool
The Uruguayan forward has been finding it tough to adapt to life at the Merseyside club.
Leinster's Ala'alatoa: Travelling Ireland and aiming high with Samoa
The former Crusaders player is now in his second season with Leinster.
'There's no panic. I see the talent every day' - Conor Grant embracing life with MK Dons' Irish quartet
The Dubliner scored his side’s first goal of the season last night and has some familiar – and new – faces as teammates.
All time
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer dismisses questions over Jadon Sancho’s form
England manager Gareth Southgate suggested Sancho’s recent form was not worthy of the international call he received on Thursday.
'Limerick feels a bit like home' - De Allende settling well with Munster
The Springbok centre is enjoying his new partnership with Chris Farrell.
'Fernandes has X-factor quality. He's come in and impressed everyone' - Solskjaer
The Man United boss described his recent signing as a mix of Paul Scholes and Juan Veron after last weekend’s performance.
'He's starting to get used to the Leinster way' - Joe Tomane finding his feet
The 17-times capped Wallaby has come in for criticism from some of the province’s fans.
Connacht keen to make Fitzgerald's loan from Munster a long-term deal
The 23-year-old has relished consistent game-time in Galway after arriving on a short-term deal last December.
'I'll promote players that are Irish' - Kenny sets out stall as Irish U21s manager
The former Dundalk boss today unveiled his backroom staff as he settles into his new job.
Ireland shake off the travel and get serious about Wallabies challenge
Careful planning has helped Ireland to beat the effects of jet lag in Australia.
'At times I think, ‘What am I doing here?' but the Irish love a challenge more than anything'
The start of the 2018 AFLW season is nearing closer and Cora Staunton is relishing her biggest challenge to date.
'Certain opposition brings a certain vibe' - Van Graan ready for Thomond bow against Munster's old foes
“This is a big game and one I’m looking forward to very much.”
‘Guys were going crazy phoning agents, saying they want to leave’: Cheetahs keen for relief of northern winter
Moving from Super Rugby to the Pro14 means a 15 month season for the South African teams, but they can at least look forward to a mid-season break in December.
'He's got everything' - Pogba tipped for big second season at Man United after bossing England friendly
The world’s most expensive player faced criticism in his first year back in England, but shone for France last night.
'So you got dropped by Dundalk?': Horgan gets grilling from two Preston youngsters
The Galway native is already looking very comfortable at Deepdale.
TDs claimed more than €500,000 in expenses during March - despite only sitting twice
It brings to €3.4 million the amount known to have been paid to TDs and Ministers between the general election and the formation of the new government.
Fellaini is proving me right at Manchester United, says Moyes
The Belgian has impressed under Louis van Gaal against West Brom and Chelsea in recent weeks after a nightmare first season at Old Trafford.
David Moyes elated with 'best performance' yet
Manchester United booked their spot in the last-16 with a rout of Bayer Leverkusen.
David Moyes at Manchester United: where is it all going wrong?
There may be only six games gone but United are 12th and have made their worst start to a season since 1989. Why?
Thomond reception prepared me for Top 14 boos, says Jonny Sexton
The Ireland kicker talks about life at Racing Metro and his friendship with coach Ronan O’Gara.
Sexton pulls the strings again as Racing Metro beat Bayonne
The Irish outhalf has well and truly found his feet in France now.
Transition to United 'difficult' for Moyes
The new Manchester United boss can win his first piece of silverware on Sunday at Wembley.
It's Your Dortmund Blending Into Their London Surroundings Pic of the Day
First the deckchair and now this. It’s hard not to love Dortmund.