Six Nations: Andy Farrell announces Irish squad

Tom O'Toole goes through his paces in training this week. Image Credit ©INPHO/Bryan Keane

Andy Farrell includes two uncapped players and five Ulstermen in his 36-man…


Autumn Nations Cup: Teams up for Ireland v Georgia.

Shane Daly, pictured scoring for Ireland U20 in 2016, will be hoping to make his Ireland debut off the bench against Georgia. © Ian Humes, The Front Row Union

The teams are up for the final Pool A match in the…


Autumn Nations Cup: England 18 Ireland 7

Jacob Stockdale goes over for Ireland's try. © INPHO/Billy Stickland

The Nations Cup progressed yesterday afternoon with England producing a dominant performance…


John Cooney left out of Irish squad … again

John Cooney is the high profile absentee from the Irish squad for the upcoming Autumn Nations Cup

Having omitted John Cooney from his international squad for the final 2020…


Six Nations: France 35 Ireland 27

France's Antoine Dupont scores a try. Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

France dashed any hopes Ireland had securing the Six Nations Championship. The…


Ireland Men: Teams up for Ireland v Italy

Hugo Keenan in action for Ireland U20s in their win against new Zealand. World Rugby U20 Championship Manchester 2016

The teams have been announced for Saturdays rescheduled 2020 Six Nations match…


2016 U20 WRC: The History Boys.

Ireland U20’s qualified for their first ever World Rugby U20 Championship Final with a comfortable 37 – 7 win against Argentina on Monday afternoon at the Manchester City Training Academy.

Win, lose or draw tomorrow, this group of Ireland U20’s players have…


2016 U20 WRC: Ireland 35 Georgia 7

Ireland U20’s qualified as second seeds in the knock out stages of the 2016 World Rugby U20 Championship with a 35 – 7 win against Georgia on Wednesday afternoon at Manchester City Academy Stadium.

Ireland U20’s qualified as second seeds in the knockout stages of the…


2016 U20 WRC: Teams up for Ireland v New Zealand

Ireland U20’s staged a remarkable comeback, to overcome a seventeen point defect, beating the reigning Six Nations Champions, Wales, 26 – 25 on Tuesday evening at the Manchester City Academy Stadium.

Nigel Carolan has made one, enforced, change to the Ireland U20’s side…


RBS6N: England U20 20 Ireland U20 26

England (17) 20TRY: Sam Smith, George Perkins. CON: Mathew Protheroe (2). PEN: Mathew Protheroe. DG: Mathew Protheroe.Ireland…