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#Fergus McFadden

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

McFadden re-energised by young rivals after 'lost' days of injury and rehab

“When you’re with the same squad for a long period of time, things can become a tiny bit stale.”

# fergus-mcfadden - Saturday 3 December, 2016

McFadden: Bonus points promise entertainment in 6 Nations, but much more work for coaches

Fergus McFadden will be back running next week after ‘almost’ tearing his quad off the bone. Perfect timing for a new-look Six Nations.

# fergus-mcfadden - Monday 10 October, 2016

Leinster set to unleash Sean O'Brien this weekend but McFadden ruled out for months

Mixed news on the injury front for the eastern province.

# fergus-mcfadden - Monday 26 September, 2016

Sexton through comeback without a hitch as McFadden and Nagle resume full training

The utility back picked up a thigh injury before the province’s sole defeat this season.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Cullen includes 7 internationals in first Leinster squad of the season

The eastern province face Ulster in Navan this Saturday.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Leinster's McFadden suspended for three weeks for dangerous tackle Ban

Leinster's McFadden suspended for three weeks for dangerous tackle

The 29-year-old floored Damien Hoyland at the RDS last weekend.

# fergus-mcfadden - Sunday 17 April, 2016

McFadden cited for high hit in Edinburgh win Disciplinary Action This post contains videos

McFadden cited for high hit in Edinburgh win

The Leinster winger will have a disciplinary hearing this week after the challenge on Damien Hoyland.

# fergus-mcfadden - Saturday 16 April, 2016

'It was definitely high' - McFadden escapes card for hit against Edinburgh

The Leinster wing hammered into Damien Hoyland at the RDS.

# fergus-mcfadden - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

A day in the life: Leinster and Ireland rugby player Fergus McFadden

What does it take to be a professional rugby player? We found out.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Leinster's Fergus McFadden handed three-week ban for stamp on Nathan White

The Ireland international accepted he committed an act of foul play.

# fergus-mcfadden - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Fergus McFadden cited for alleged stamp on former team-mate Nathan White

The winger could miss out on Leinster’s trip to face Ospreys next weekend if found guilty.

# fergus-mcfadden - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Who might Ireland call up to replace Jared Payne in their World Cup squad?

Andrew Trimble looks like the early favourite.

# fergus-mcfadden - Friday 9 October, 2015

‘If Racing are going to say that he was cranky, maybe they need to look at themselves’

Fergus McFadden says he’s got no problems with Sexton’s on-pitch demeanour.

‘It was almost like I was in a different club’ – McFadden learning from Leinster’s young guns

Fergus McFadden says the World Cup has allowed Leinster’s youngsters to come out of their shell.

# fergus-mcfadden - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Schmidt: 'Some of those hours Trimble was coming to the World Cup with us'

The Ireland head coach said Felix Jones and Fergus McFadden also just missed out on inclusion.

Trimble, Moore and Jones among unlucky men to miss out on World Cup

All of these Ireland internationals will remain on standby in the coming months.

# fergus-mcfadden - Friday 7 August, 2015

'Some guys won't make the plane, but you've got to die trying'

Fergus McFadden won’t be dragged out of his positive mental state by speculation about squad cuts.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Fergus McFadden summed up Leinster’s Champions Cup draw with one perfect tweet

# fergus-mcfadden - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Another Leinster player needs surgery and has been ruled out for the rest of the season

Marty Moore faces 12 weeks out, Leinster confirmed on Thursday.

# fergus-mcfadden - Monday 20 April, 2015

The season is over for Fergus McFadden and Kane Douglas

Leinster duo set for surgery which will rule them out for two and three months respectively.

# fergus-mcfadden - Thursday 9 April, 2015

'I remember everything now': Fergus McFadden talks us through his knock-out blow

The winger is following his return to play protocols this week after colliding with Kyle Eastmond’s shoulder.

# fergus-mcfadden - Sunday 5 April, 2015

# fergus-mcfadden - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Fitzgerald recovering as Schmidt prepares to trim Six Nations squad

The Wolfhounds suffered a number of injuries last night against the Saxons.

# fergus-mcfadden - Friday 30 January, 2015

Wolfhounds relieved to have 'X-factor' of returning O'Brien on their side

The back row’s Leinster teammates came up with an unkind nickname during the early stages of his injury.

# fergus-mcfadden - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Leinster's high-tempo gameplan aided by McFadden 'steel' out wide

The winger was a thorn in the side of Castres, and got a pain in the neck for his troubles.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

'We need to start getting tries' - McFadden wants Leinster backline to fire

The 28-year-old wing is relieved to be back from injury as the Champions Cup looms.

# fergus-mcfadden - Friday 2 January, 2015

Te’o and McFadden back for Leinster, Ulster boosted by Ruan return

Both coaches have been able to recall the big guns for tomorrow’s inter-pro.

# fergus-mcfadden - Friday 28 November, 2014

'He can do everything except change direction and run flat out' - Matt O'Connor on Fitzgerald

Despite that ominous prognosis, O’Connor thinks the back could be available for Harlequins next weekend.

On yer bike, Fergus! McFadden returns as Leinster change six for Ospreys visit

Eoin Reddan named captain for the Welsh side’s visit.

# fergus-mcfadden - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Win over Australia can prove that Schmidt's Ireland are a consistent force

Ireland international wing Fergus McFadden is in no doubt that Schmidt has already achieved that goal.

'Just because you're injured doesn't mean you've got no involvement'

Leinster and Ireland wing Fergus McFadden explains how the rehab club remain central to the province.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Murphy, McFadden and Kearney all back in training for Leinster

But it’s not clear if they’ll be fit to play this weekend.

# fergus-mcfadden - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Lord, hear us: They're including Sean O'Brien and Cian Healy in the prayers of the faithful now

Jesus, Allah, Buddah, Dublin – I love you all.

# fergus-mcfadden - Monday 6 October, 2014

Leinster’s injury list grows with McFadden ruled out for six weeks

More positively, Luke Fitzgerald is ‘progressing really well,’ according to head coach Matt O’Connor.

# fergus-mcfadden - Monday 8 September, 2014

We’ll leave it there so: Podge not playing hurling, five more years of Sepp and the rest of the day’s sport

Also, the GAA cut ticket prices and Peter Schmeichel did some karaoke.

‘We were lucky to come away from Glasgow with one point’ — Fergus McFadden

Meanwhile, the province are hopeful that Noel Reid’s ankle injury is not as serious as first feared.

# fergus-mcfadden - Monday 9 June, 2014

Analysis: Ireland’s new-look midfield shows promise in Argentina

The trio of Jonny Sexton, Luke Marshall and Darren Cave provided a strong attacking performance.

# fergus-mcfadden - Thursday 22 May, 2014

'Joe doesn't rest on his laurels' - McFadden and Ireland improving

The Leinster wing discusses Schmidt’s demands, his growing skillset and place-kicking.

‘It’s scary to see players in that condition going back out to play’

Fergus McFadden and Brian O’Driscoll were subbed off after knocks to the head against Ulster last weekend.

# fergus-mcfadden - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Leinster's Kearney out for up to five months after cruciate ligament tear Acl

Leinster's Kearney out for up to five months after cruciate ligament tear

More positively, Brian O’Driscoll and Fergus McFadden are due back in training on Thursday.

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