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#Johnny Sexton

# johnny-sexton - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Leinster wait for scan results on Nacewa's calf injury ahead of Munster ISA

Leinster wait for scan results on Nacewa's calf injury ahead of Munster

John Fogarty says decisions on team selection for the Pro14 semi-final will be made today, but admits they might need to freshen things up.

# johnny-sexton - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Racing's Nakarawa pips Leinster trio to win European Player of the Year

Johnny Sexton, Scott Fardy and Tadhg Furlong had made the shortlist for the prize.

'I can't believe we're champions again': Nacewa and Sexton speechless as Leinster reign in Spain

Leo Cullen’s side battled hard to defeat Racing 92 15-12 in Bilbao this evening.

Leinster plan on saving best for last as they bid for fourth European star

Johnny Sexton and Isa Nacewa believe there is still more to come from their team.

# johnny-sexton - Thursday 10 May, 2018

Master of his craft Sexton on the verge of greatest season yet

Leinster’s playmaker-in-chief is relentless in the pursuit of perfection and a first medal with his native province since 2013.

# johnny-sexton - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

# johnny-sexton - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Lancaster sees similarities between Johnny Sexton and Tom Brady MVP

Lancaster sees similarities between Johnny Sexton and Tom Brady

“I think his wife is a bit upset with me.”

# johnny-sexton - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Fardy and Furlong join Sexton in European Player of the Year shortlist

There are two Racing players in the five-man shortlist, Fiji lock Leone Nakarawa and French scrum-half Maxime Machenaud.

# johnny-sexton - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Sexton braced for 'special and tough' clash with former club Racing in Champions Cup final

The Leinster playmaker spent two years with Racing after helping Leinster win the Pro12 and Challenge Cup in 2013.

'The most impressive thing about Scott is what he's doing with the younger guys off the field'

Sexton and Kearney united in their praise for Leinster’s overseas player, who has brought a huge amount to the club since his arrival last summer.

# johnny-sexton - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Sexton on Larmour: 'He backs himself... he backed himself against 10 Scarlets on the short side'

The playmaker was a touch frustrated by the precociously talented 20-year-old.

Sexton willing to curb fiery instincts with captaincy as Leinster embrace Scarlets test

Last year’s Pro12 semi-final defeat to Scarlets was a painful lesson for Sexton and Leinster. Today’s Champions Cup semi is the perfect opportunity to show what they’ve learned.

# johnny-sexton - Friday 20 April, 2018

'He cleans up other people's mistakes': Sexton thrilled to have Henshaw back to battle Scarlets

The captain is hoping the ‘hard truths’ learned in two semi-final losses last year can be put to good use tomorrow.

# johnny-sexton - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Analysis: Leinster's lethal attack tears Saracens apart for three classy tries

Leinster’s scores all came on kick return and showed off their rounded threat with ball in hand.

# johnny-sexton - Sunday 1 April, 2018

'It’s hard for him not to get frustrated' - Sexton bruised as Leinster batter Saracens

Mark McCall said his side didn’t plan to target the Leinster out-half.

As it happened: Leinster v Saracens, Champions Cup quarter-final

We went minute-by-minute as Leinster took aim at Saracens with a home semi-final on the line.

# johnny-sexton - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

'If you want to win the European Cup again, you're going to have to beat Saracens at some stage'

A Six Nations medal isn’t enough to sate Jonathan Sexton.

# johnny-sexton - Monday 19 March, 2018

Johnny Sexton revels in Grand Slam glory after 'weird, horrible' build-up week

The 32-year-old out-half found the pre-match days nerve-wracking.

# johnny-sexton - Saturday 17 March, 2018

'Johnny just didn't want to do it the same way as ROG': Schmidt hails old heads in clinical win

There was a lot of second half work to do, but Ireland put the winning scores on the board nice and early in Twickenham.

# johnny-sexton - Monday 12 March, 2018

Analysis: A moment that shows Johnny Sexton's crucial defensive brilliance

The Ireland out-half did superbly to contribute towards Scotland butchering a clear try-scoring chance.

# johnny-sexton - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Sexton: 'You've got to take these opportunities with both hands when they come'

The experienced out-half recalls O’Gara, O’Connell and O’Driscoll leading Ireland for their 2009 success.

# johnny-sexton - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Grand Slam hopes alive as Ireland notch bonus-point win against Wales

Joe Schmidt’s men scored five tries in a stunning Six Nations clash.

# johnny-sexton - Friday 23 February, 2018

Best allays concern over Sexton fitness, plans an unhappy 100th for Gatland

The out-half needed some physio attention at the Aviva Stadium today, but returned to finish out the session, according to the captain.

# johnny-sexton - Friday 9 February, 2018

Brains, not balls, are what matter in the big moments

Tommy Martin says it’s what’s between your ears that counts.

# johnny-sexton - Monday 5 February, 2018

Analysis: Ireland's attack was too reliant on Johnny Sexton in Paris

The out-half has a huge burden on his shoulders to create chances for Ireland.

Wonderful Welsh dominate our Six Nations Team of the Week

Who stood out for you?

# johnny-sexton - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Analysis: The remarkable 41 phases that led to Johnny Sexton's drop goal

We’ve taken a look at every single action by the Irish players during their incredible winning passage.

# johnny-sexton - Saturday 3 February, 2018

Sexton: 'I just wanted one more chance'

The out-half hopes Ireland’s late efforts will be a defining moment come the end of the Championship.

Watch: Relive Johnny Sexton's stunning drop-goal in Paris all over again Unforgettable This post contains videos

Watch: Relive Johnny Sexton's stunning drop-goal in Paris all over again

Ireland got their 2018 Six Nations campaign off to a winning start with an iconic winning kick.

'Johnny f*****g Sexton' - The reaction to Ireland's last-gasp win over France

‘Bottle and brilliance – can’t buy it.’

# johnny-sexton - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Beirne among four Irishmen nominated for European Player of the Year

Conor Murray, Tadhg Furlong and Johnny Sexton are also in the mix.

# johnny-sexton - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Sexton good to go as Leinster report clean bill of health post-Glasgow

The out-half hurt himself in the process of scoring last weekend.

# johnny-sexton - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

'I’ve been stuck with this stigma of concussion and it's frustrating because it's not true'

Johnny Sexton has spoken about his irritation and anger at being so closely linked with the head injury despite suffering ‘two or three ever’ in his career.

# johnny-sexton - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

'I think the first person that ever mentioned Jordan Larmour to me was Joe' Shining Larmour This post contains videos

'I think the first person that ever mentioned Jordan Larmour to me was Joe'

Johnny Sexton says he would like to see his Leinster team-mate in Ireland’s Six Nations squad.

# johnny-sexton - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Sexton in line to feature in New Year's inter-pro but Leinster lose three players from Munster win

Jack McGrath, James Ryan and Richardt Strauss are all out for the visit of Connacht.

# johnny-sexton - Thursday 30 November, 2017

'Ross knows he’s going well and he’s getting the support from his team'

Joey Carbery has dominated much of the discussion after his performances for Ireland this month, but he’s still stuck behind Ross Byrne in Leinster’s pecking order.

# johnny-sexton - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Time in France had lasting impact on Johnny Sexton's resilience, says Joe Schmidt

“We’re looking to manage our players, we’re looking to add to the longevity of our players.”

# johnny-sexton - Monday 30 October, 2017

Leinster monitoring the fitness of several players ahead of return to Glasgow

Dan Leavy, James Ryan and Noel Reid are all doubts for Friday’s Pro14 clash.

# johnny-sexton - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

'It's a big call to miss out on a World Cup': Sexton laments loss of Zebo from Ireland's cause

‘If I was to advise anyone, I’d say wait until the end of your international career before you decide to go over’.

# johnny-sexton - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Heaslip may be forced to have another back procedure as Cullen asks for patience

The Leinster number eight is still sidelined with a back issue and isn’t likely to return anytime soon.

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