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#Ian Madigan

# ian-madigan - Thursday 28 January, 2016

‘There are guys giving up good sums of money to stay where they are’

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt is heartened to see Irish players staying at home.

# ian-madigan - Monday 25 January, 2016

15 signs you’re a hardcore schools rugby fan

With this years competitions already in full swing, we pay tribute to the supporters who follow their young counterparts avidly.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Moore and Madigan moves highlight the shifting ground for Irish provinces

The lure of England and France is greater than ever before.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Cullen leaving door open for Madigan this season and in future

The Leinster head coach left the utility back on the bench to allow Garry Ringrose another chance to shine.

# ian-madigan - Monday 28 December, 2015

‘Whatever he gets he deserves every cent of it’ – O’Driscoll wishes Madigan luck in France Pastures New This post contains videos

‘Whatever he gets he deserves every cent of it’ – O’Driscoll wishes Madigan luck in France

The former Ireland captain says the out-half has earned the right to be first choice.

Ian Madigan to leave Leinster at end of season after signing deal with Bordeaux

The Ireland international had been heavily linked with a move away from the province.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Ringrose named at centre for Leinster’s clash with Munster

Meanwhile, Ian Madigan starts at 10 in place of the unavailable Johnny Sexton.

# ian-madigan - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

‘Connacht are putting their best foot forward to be able to keep Robbie’

David Nucifora says that Ian Madigan would be at a disadvantage by moving to France.

# ian-madigan - Friday 18 December, 2015

Ian Madigan close to sealing two-year contract with Top 14 side Bordeaux

The 26-year-old Ireland international has been swayed by the French side’s proposition.

# ian-madigan - Friday 11 December, 2015

‘It just sets a rotten core’ – Costello calls for private contract negotiations

The former Leinster and Ireland number eight is concerned that talk of transfers removes focus from the rugby.

# ian-madigan - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Foley says Munster ‘haven’t heard anything’ about Madigan moving south

Foley says Munster ‘haven’t heard anything’ about Madigan moving south

The Munster head coach is hoping Conor Murray and Francis Saili will be fit this weekend.

# ian-madigan - Friday 27 November, 2015

‘It happens every year, it’s just the reality but we want to retain the best players we have’

Leo Cullen on the ‘tedious’ period of contract talks.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Ian Madigan: I’m waiting on my agent to come back to me on what interest is out there

The Ireland out-half admits it would be hard to leave Leinster but is keeping his options open.

# ian-madigan - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Sexton’s struggles, quiet leaders and more talking points from Leinster’s loss

Leinster were well beaten on an individual and collective basis at the RDS.

European disaster for Leinster as Cullen’s men go down to Wasps at the RDS

The Irish province were shockingly poor against Dai Youngs’ energetic side.

# ian-madigan - Sunday 18 October, 2015

‘We let ourselves down’ – Madigan making no excuses after Ireland bow out

“We still had full belief that we could come back”

More quarter-final heartbreak as Ireland fail to recover from an early Puma mauling

Joe Schmidt’s best-laid plans were torn asunder in 10 crazy opening minutes.

From The Daily Edge Ian Madigan has shaved his head, THE SOURCE OF ALL HIS POWER Madser

# ian-madigan - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Madigan has the confidence and quality to deliver for Ireland tomorrow

The 26-year-old will feel this moment has always been coming.

O’Connell and O’Mahony ‘gatecrashing for the weekend’ as Ireland keep injured leaders close by

Ireland will be without some key men on the pitch, but they can still influence matters off it.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Was Sunday’s win against France a turning point in Ian Madigan’s career?

We asked Leinster’s Isa Nacewa.

# ian-madigan - Monday 12 October, 2015

Ian Madigan’s tears after beating France will make you proud to be Irish Pride In The Jersey This post contains videos

Ian Madigan’s tears after beating France will make you proud to be Irish

Madigan broke down in tears after the win in Cardiff.

# ian-madigan - Sunday 11 October, 2015

Triple injury blow for Ireland as Sexton, O’Connell and O’Mahony are forced off

Joe Schmidt is without some key leaders for the second-half.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 8 October, 2015

The best pics as the Irish rugby team test themselves on a Ryder Cup golf course

The best pics as the Irish rugby team test themselves on a Ryder Cup golf course

The best of the pictures as they try to tame Celtic Manor.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 1 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge Forget Ian Madigan — Irish women are now asking Sean O’Brien out on Twitter Tullow Tank

# ian-madigan - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge Basically everyone in Ireland fancies Ian Madigan now A Little Crush

# ian-madigan - Sunday 27 September, 2015

Keith Earls stakes his claim as Ireland cruise past Romania

Keith Earls sparkled in London while Tommy Bowe hit back at his critics.

# ian-madigan - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Madigan undaunted by prospect of playing scrum-half for Ireland

The Leinster man starts in the 10 shirt against Romania, fulfilling a World Cup dream.

# ian-madigan - Friday 25 September, 2015

Ian Madigan may get a run at scrum-half against Romania – Schmidt

The Leinster man starts at out-half, but may move inside for the closing stages at Wembley.

# ian-madigan - Friday 11 September, 2015

Murray helping Madigan learn scrum-half role for Schmidt’s Ireland

The Munster man is confident that his good friend will be able to step up at nine if required.

# ian-madigan - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Meerkats, mistresses and Robbie Henshaw’s carb mountain: This RWC angelus parody is perfect BONG This post contains videos

Meerkats, mistresses and Robbie Henshaw’s carb mountain: This RWC angelus parody is perfect

Also featuring what can only be a further sneak peak at George Hook’s erotic novel.

# ian-madigan - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Ian Madigan has been practicing for scrum-half duties on his own all summer

Joe Schmidt sounded the utility back out about the possibility of covering an extra position last season.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Madigan as 9 cover ‘wouldn’t be beyond our decision making process’ – Schmidt

Meanwhile, Ireland’s coach pointed to several versatile options in the front row.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Madigan: ‘I’m picked to play because the coach believes my instincts are good’

The Ireland international sat down with The42 to talk about GAA, analysis and kicking.

# ian-madigan - Monday 17 August, 2015

‘I’ve been working really hard with Joe’ – Madigan delivers against Scots

Ireland’s out-half provided some moments of brilliance during Saturday’s win in Dublin.

# ian-madigan - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Ian Madigan thanks Kilmacud Crokes after this delicious cross-field kick

The Ireland out-half set up Luke Fitzgerald with a sublime touch of the boot.

# ian-madigan - Saturday 15 August, 2015

‘He gave the players around him a real confidence’ – Schmidt on Zebo

The Ireland head coach was similarly pleased with Ian Madigan’s display at out-half.

# ian-madigan - Monday 3 August, 2015

Avoiding the dreaded ‘undercooked’ tag and 3 big wishes ahead of Ireland’s RWC warm-up fixtures

The World Cup is just around the corner and nerves are jangling.

# ian-madigan - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Ian Madigan: ‘I’ve always had the view that I’m competing against myself’

Madigan says he has to give it “absolutely everything” this pre-season.

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