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#Isa Nacewa

# isa-nacewa - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Analysis: Isa Nacewa runs the purest of pure switch lines

The veteran Leinster captain was impressive at inside centre against Glasgow.

# isa-nacewa - Saturday 13 January, 2018

'I don't want to force him into any box, he is doing things his way. That's the beauty about him'

Isa Nacewa doesn’t want to compare Jordan Larmour with any other player out there, because the fullback is doing it all his own way.

# isa-nacewa - Friday 24 November, 2017

'I hate being injured. I hate sitting on the sidelines': Nacewa relishing RDS return ISA

'I hate being injured. I hate sitting on the sidelines': Nacewa relishing RDS return

The Leinster captain makes his injury comeback in tonight’s Pro14 clash with the Dragons.

# isa-nacewa - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Leinster captain Nacewa faces another period on the sidelines after ankle operation

The 35-year-old is expected to be out for six weeks.

# isa-nacewa - Monday 9 October, 2017

O'Brien and Nacewa in a race to be fit for visit of French heavyweights to Dublin

Both will be assessed during the week ahead of Montpellier on Saturday.

# isa-nacewa - Monday 2 October, 2017

No regrets for Leinster or Nacewa over calf injury picked up in South Africa

The Leinster captain is out-of-action with the problem but hopes to be back sooner rather than later.

# isa-nacewa - Saturday 23 September, 2017

'Unlikely to feature next week': Nacewa to undergo calf scan after fourth long-haul flight

The Leinster captain sustained the injury in South Africa last night.

# isa-nacewa - Friday 15 September, 2017

Nacewa and Gibson-Park to rejoin Leinster squad in South Africa after sorting visa problems

The pair will be available for next week’s game against the Toyota Cheetahs.

# isa-nacewa - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Nacewa and Gibson-Park to return home from South Africa after visa bid fails

Nick McCarthy has been called up.

Leinster's Nacewa and Gibson-Park denied entry to South Africa due to visa issues

The players may be boarding a flight back to Dublin this evening should they fail in having their denied entry overturned.

# isa-nacewa - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Brutal schedule could 'take a toll' on the Lions before All Blacks Tests

Warren Gatland will be looking to build momentum but the warm-up games will be very difficult.

# isa-nacewa - Monday 22 May, 2017

'We're going to cop a lot of shite for this in the coming week, I'm guessing'

Leinster captain Isa Nacewa believes the province aren’t going to have to wait long for a trophy.

# isa-nacewa - Sunday 14 May, 2017

'A big part of the change for the better was when I had kids' - Nacewa

The Leinster captain talks about his mental skills journey since Joe Schmidt sparked his interest.

# isa-nacewa - Thursday 11 May, 2017

'They're both really exciting' - Ringrose and Davies set to go head-to-head 13s

'They're both really exciting' - Ringrose and Davies set to go head-to-head

There will be Lions on show at the RDS next weekend, as well as some players who narrowly missed out.

# isa-nacewa - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

'He's one of the best left wingers in the world' - Leinster excited about Lowe

The Chiefs wing will join the Irish province later this year.

# isa-nacewa - Monday 24 April, 2017

European exits for Leinster and Munster but progress has been made

The eastern province were the closer to reaching the Champions Cup final.

# isa-nacewa - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'I have got to be proud of the guys for the way we came back'

Captain Isa Nacewa says Leinster always believed they could overhaul Clermont.

# isa-nacewa - Monday 10 April, 2017

Nacewa continues to defy age as his worth to Leinster on and off the field becomes invaluable

The 34-year-old will play on into his eighth season with the province next year.

# isa-nacewa - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Isa Nacewa and the moment Shane Horgan made him feel part of the Leinster family

Player movement is a contentious issue for some, but Nacewa felt ‘part of the furniture’ from the start in Leinster.

# isa-nacewa - Friday 24 March, 2017

Isa and JVDF back in Leinster line-up to tackle Blues

Fresh from international duty, Cian Healy, Dan Leavy and Luke McGrath all start.

# isa-nacewa - Monday 27 February, 2017

Boost for Leinster and Ireland as Van der Flier is well ahead of schedule with shoulder recovery

The 23-year-old could return to action in time for the Six Nations clash against England on 18 March.

# isa-nacewa - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Nacewa braced for 'Test match' intensity from Montpellier to heat up RDS

Meanwhile, head coach Leo Cullen is enthusiastic about the form and fitness of Jonathan Sexton.

# isa-nacewa - Saturday 31 December, 2016

O'Loughlin shines to beat Ulster, but Leinster leave bonus point behind

Leo Cullen’s men led 22 – 0 for much of the second half, but were unable to claim a fourth try.

# isa-nacewa - Thursday 1 December, 2016

'Johnny struggles to let 6 hours go without thinking about rugby': Nacewa backs Sexton to power on at Leinster

If Sexton does end up being sidelined, the Leinster captain is confident Joey Carbery can steer the team in Europe.

# isa-nacewa - Monday 24 October, 2016

Nacewa: Ringrose's rate of improvement 'surprises me every week'

“Garry’s getting better every week and it’s exciting to watch.”

# isa-nacewa - Sunday 23 October, 2016

'At the Captain's Run I just started slotting them': Nacewa happy to take kicking pressure off Sexton

The Aucklander kicked four from four in Montpellier today with Sexton taking a back seat.

Raw power, precocious youth and more talking points as Leinster take a point in France

The eastern province were made to cling on for long stretches, but travel home with a losing bonus point.

Leinster feel the full force of Nadolo in Montpellier defeat

However, the eastern province finished strong to claim a losing bonus point.

# isa-nacewa - Friday 21 October, 2016

'Montpellier are a big strong team but Seanie is a big strong guy'

Leo Cullen is boosted by the return of three senior players for a difficult trip to Montpellier on Sunday.

# isa-nacewa - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Leo Cullen tells Leinster players to step up standards

The Irish side earned a hard-fought win away to Edinburgh last night.

# isa-nacewa - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Leinster's Conan out for two months as captain Nacewa nears return

The back row has had a cruel run of injuries in recent times.

# isa-nacewa - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Isa Nacewa still feeling fresh at 34 and credits that to his 2-year break

The Aucklander his hoping the influence of the ‘exceptional’ Graham Henry can give Leinster and edge in his second year back after retirement.

# isa-nacewa - Monday 23 May, 2016

Back three boost for Leinster as Nacewa gets all clear, Kearney returns to training

The fantastic captain had an x-ray on his arm after Friday’s win over Ulster.

# isa-nacewa - Thursday 19 May, 2016

'30 - 6, you don't forget that anytime soon': Nacewa and Leinster coating intense resolve with cool exterior

Leinster’s captain will use that defeat as motivation in tomorrow’s semi-final and his side have enough experience to rise to the occasion.

# isa-nacewa - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Huge Nacewa hit on MacGinty couldn't stop Connacht scoring the opening try

Scrum-half Kieran Marmion opened the scoring for Pat Lam’s side.

# isa-nacewa - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Nacewa wary of 'desperate' Ospreys chasing a win in Dublin

The best overseas rivalry in the Pro12 continues today, but the two sides are in quite different positions.

# isa-nacewa - Friday 4 March, 2016

Leo Cullen's heroics on the wing help keep Leinster in upbeat mood as they take aim at Ospreys

The Leinster head coach found himself strolling down memory lane this afternoon.

Cian Healy wins 150th Leinster cap as Cullen names six starters from Ireland squad

Leo Cullen’s men take on the Ospreys at the RDS tomorrow afternoon.

# isa-nacewa - Friday 12 February, 2016

McGrath magic sets Leinster on their way to 8-try rout at home to Zebre

Leo Cullen’s men kept Zebre to nil in an extremely one-sided contest.

# isa-nacewa - Thursday 11 February, 2016

'Fingers crossed I'm here next year' - Nacewa hoping to extend his stay with Leinster

The fullback is one of a number of players out of contract at the end of the season.

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