# connacht - Yesterday’s News
The 63-year-old will be familiar with the Westerners’ philosophy when he arrived to fill Pat Lam’s sizable shoes.
He was rested in Connacht’s win, with Pat Lam doing ‘what’s best for Ireland, what’s best for Connacht and what’s best for Kieran Marmion.’
# connacht - Wednesday 15 February, 2017
The All Blacks boss is disappointed with his compatriot’s role in Steven Luatua’s move to Bristol.
The 26-year-old may not be available for another two weeks.
# connacht - Tuesday 14 February, 2017
Stacey Ili picked up an ankle issue against Cardiff last weekend and may miss the visit of the Dragons.
# connacht - Wednesday 1 February, 2017
'I'm going to raise the tricolour high': Galway man to make history after 7 weeks rowing the Atlantic alone
Gavan Hennigan is approaching Antigua with a world record in his sights.
# connacht - Sunday 22 January, 2017
The western province’s head coach hopes young players will learn from this defeat.
Pat Lam’s men needed only three points, but couldn’t find them.
Pat Lam’s went looking for their first ever Champions Cup knock-out spot.
Pat Lam’s men can still clinch a place in the knockout stages.
# connacht - Friday 20 January, 2017
Pat Lam makes five changes for “the biggest game in Connacht’s history.”
John McKee is in contention to return to the province where he once served as assistant coach.
# connacht - Wednesday 18 January, 2017
Jack Carty and Shane O’Leary are at least fit enough to take part in training this week.
# connacht - Tuesday 17 January, 2017
“I’ve got a couple of kids at home,” the 33-year-old pleaded with the armed robbers.
# connacht - Monday 16 January, 2017
Unfortunately it looks like Denis Buckley will join the list of injured Connacht men.
# connacht - Saturday 14 January, 2017
For the first time in five weeks Pat Lam was able to set out a full training schedule, the attack benefited.
Despite some early frustration, Pat Lam’s side secured a bonus point inside 27 minutes.
We followed all the action from Galway as Pat Lam’s side hosted the Italians.
# connacht - Thursday 12 January, 2017
Kieran Marmion hopes some quickfire tries will force Zebre’s heads to drop on Saturday.
# connacht - Wednesday 11 January, 2017
Ulster have also added a front row to their Champions Cup squad and a confirmed date to their fixture list.
# connacht - Saturday 7 January, 2017
The champions have had no luck this season.
Out-half Jack Carty and openside Jake Heenan were forced off during the first-half against the high-flying Ospreys.
# connacht - Thursday 5 January, 2017
The brilliant centre will be eligible to play for Ireland next year, but he is also available to New Zealand and Samoa.
# connacht - Tuesday 3 January, 2017
The Kerry powerhouse is set to miss at least five weeks with an ankle injury.
The western province will have to come from a long way back to challenge in May.
# connacht - Saturday 31 December, 2016
Openside flanker Tommy O’Donnell sustained a concerning ankle injury in Galway.
Hooker Rhys Marshall scored an important maul try, while Ian Keatley was sharp with the boot.
We went minute-by-minute as Connacht faced Munster in Galway.
# connacht - Friday 30 December, 2016
The western province will be looking for an improved performance after losing to Ulster last weekend.
The Irish provinces meet in Galway tomorrow evening.
# connacht - Wednesday 28 December, 2016
Nathan White was forced to retire from the sport this year as a result of a concussion injury.
# connacht - Tuesday 27 December, 2016
The Pro12 leaders visit the Sportsground on New Year’s Eve.
# connacht - Friday 23 December, 2016
A review of the year that was in Irish rugby.
# connacht - Thursday 22 December, 2016
The IRFU’s Performance Director will be central to the appointment of Connacht’s next head coach.
“This week has probably been the most challenging I’ve had at Connacht,” says head coach Pat Lam.
The Connacht centre made his feelings clear on Twitter after hearing the news.
# connacht - Tuesday 20 December, 2016
As has Ireland international Quinn Roux.
These are well worth watching all over again.
# connacht - Monday 19 December, 2016
Kyle McCall, however, looks set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after a ‘significant hamstring injury’.
Mathieu Raynal’s error gave Connacht the platform to maul their way to victory.