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#Jack Conan

# jack-conan - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Heaslip determined to stay shtum on back injury

The Leinster and Ireland back row does not wish to offer up information about his injury, and that leads to more questions and concerns.

# jack-conan - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Jack Conan striving to lock in and rid his game of 'mental tap-outs'

The Leinster man is chasing perfection in a bid to compete with CJ Stander for Ireland’s number 8 jersey.

# jack-conan - Sunday 19 November, 2017

'You’re not borrowing this jersey for 80 minutes. You’ve got to think 'this is my jersey now''

Jack Conan admits it wasn’t a vintage performance, but the experience gained from a hard-fought win over Fiji will be hugely beneficial going forward.

# jack-conan - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Opportunity knocks for squad members but Schmidt demands the same high standards

Jack Conan is one player chomping at the bit to pull on the green jersey against Fiji.

# jack-conan - Monday 13 November, 2017

O'Donnell and Leavy ruled out of Ireland's clash with Fiji

John Ryan and Keith Earls have returned to Munster for treatment, but Jordi Murphy and Sean Reidy are the sole call-ups to Joe Schmidt’s squad.

# jack-conan - Sunday 10 September, 2017

'What he does has nothing to do with me': Conan not prepared to step aside when Heaslip returns

The Leinster number eight was man of the match again on Friday night.

# jack-conan - Thursday 17 August, 2017

'My time being patient is over, it's time to play and perform in those big games' -- Jack Conan

Jamie Heaslip’s back injury gave Conan a chance to shine for club and country last season, and he grabbed it tight in both hands.

# jack-conan - Monday 8 May, 2017

'It's not up to the standard of Leinster Rugby or myself' - Jack Conan's anger

The dynamic number eight was gutted at his side’s underperformance in defeat to Ulster.

# jack-conan - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Leavy and Conan stay as Leinster announce 13 contract renewals

The eastern province have announced new deals for 13 of their senior squad.

# jack-conan - Thursday 16 March, 2017

'I'm not a million miles off': Conan targets strong end to season with one eye on Japan

The Leinster number eight has been involved with the Irish set-up during the Six Nations campaign.

# jack-conan - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Conan: Maybe somewhere else is better but I want to play for Leinster

The number eight is happy to fight for his place at the eastern province.

# jack-conan - Friday 30 December, 2016

Conan vows to come back stronger after injury setbacks with one eye on Ireland call

The number eight says he feels better physically and mentally after his time on the sidelines.

# jack-conan - Monday 5 December, 2016

'You haven't seen the best of Joey yet. He is the future of Leinster Rugby'

The young out-half is primed to take centre stage for Leinster in Europe later this week after another standout performance against Dragons.

# jack-conan - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

'I feel like I have lost a year in my career': Fit-again Conan eager to make up for lost time

After an injury-ravaged year, the 24-year-old is determined to reach the heights he scaled before being dealt a cruel hand.

# jack-conan - 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.

# jack-conan - Friday 12 August, 2016

Conan captains Leinster as Byrne handed 10 shirt for Ulster clash

Barry Daly, Rory O’Loughlin and Niall Morris all start in an exciting backline.

# jack-conan - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Fitzgerald returns for Leinster as Ulster name unchanged XV for Pro12 semi-final

Jack Conan returns to the Leinster bench after a long injury lay-off.

# jack-conan - Monday 21 March, 2016

Lightning strikes twice for luckless Jack Conan as he faces another spell on the sidelines

On a positive note, Luke Fitzgerald is nearing a return to full fitness.

# jack-conan - Friday 19 February, 2016

Conan back from injury and Kearney handed debut as Leinster make 8 changes for Cardiff trip

All change for Leo Cullen’s men from the side that thrashed Zebre last weekend.

# jack-conan - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Leinster back row Conan ruled out for up to 10 weeks

The number eight broke a bone in his foot in training this week.

# jack-conan - Monday 17 August, 2015

SOB, Henry and Toner helped Jack Conan prep for his Ireland debut

Leinster’s 23-year-old back row got his first taste of Test rugby against Scotland.

# jack-conan - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Ireland look for Zebo to prove 'versatility' after Conan earns debut

23-year-old Conan stood out on the Emerging Ireland tour, says Joe Schmidt.

Zebo at fullback and more talking points from Schmidt's Ireland XV

Jack Conan makes his debut, Madigan steers the ship and D’Arcy returns.

Jack Conan handed Ireland debut as Madigan takes over in 10 shirt

The Leinster man starts at blindside in Dublin against the Scots.

# jack-conan - Monday 10 August, 2015

# jack-conan - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Which back row forwards would you bring to the Rugby World Cup?

Our World Cup squad discussion continues into the pack.

# jack-conan - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

4 men who stood out in a patchy Emerging Ireland display

20-year-old Cian Kelleher had a hand in two of Ireland’s best scores in an otherwise scrappy game.

# jack-conan - Friday 12 June, 2015

Hanrahan, McCloskey and three internationals start for Emerging Ireland against Italy

Late call-ups to the squad Jack Conan and Andrew Browne are both included in the starting 23.

# jack-conan - Monday 18 May, 2015

Analysis: Leinster's World Cup cast show O'Connor their value

The likes of Noel Reid, Jack Conan and Luke McGrath will be asked to step up next season.

# jack-conan - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Cronin and Conan claim big awards at Leinster's end of season bash

Two powerful ball-carriers both collected official honours from within their own province tonight.

# jack-conan - Friday 13 February, 2015

'I have a lot to learn' - Jack Conan knows what's required for World Cup contention

A lot done, more to do for the Leinster star.

# jack-conan - Thursday 22 January, 2015

'Natural successor,' a World Cup bolter? A quick guide to Ireland new boys Conan and White

The only two non-internationals in Schmidt’s squad are playing catch-up, but don’t rule them out of an autumn trip to England.

# jack-conan - Monday 5 January, 2015

'It's hard to tell between junior and senior guys': Leinster's next generation of back rows fitting right in

Leo Cullen was particularly pleased by Jack Conan’s display after he asked the back row to impose himself on games more .

# jack-conan - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

22-year-old Conan learning the ropes from Heaslip at Leinster

The powerful number eight credits his swift rise to formative years with Old Belvedere in the AIL.

# jack-conan - Monday 29 December, 2014

Jack Conan's offload against Munster would make Sonny Bill Williams proud

Andrew Conway showed great strength for his try too.

# jack-conan - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Take me to Church: Leinster stars greet children from trio of charities

Children from Laura Lynn, Heart Children Ireland and Blackrock Flyers Special Olympics Club were surprised by Healy, Kearney, Conan and Madigan.

# jack-conan - Friday 21 November, 2014

Jack Conan not content just to keep Leinster number 8 jersey warm

The powerful young back row will get another chance to shine against Treviso on Sunday.

# jack-conan - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Jack Conan could be natural successor to Heaslip at number eight -- Kevin McLaughlin

The 22-year-old will make his third start for Leinster at the RDS tomorrow night.

# jack-conan - Monday 17 March, 2014

8 Irish players who took advantage of the Six Nations window Young Guns This post contains videos

8 Irish players who took advantage of the Six Nations window

Several squad members made an impact in the Pro12 while Ireland were chasing silverware.

# jack-conan - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Jennings demanding further improvement before clash with road warriors from Glasgow

With the really big games come around in April, the flanker feels the benchmark needs to be set soon.

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