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#Leinster

# leinster-rugby - Yesterday’s News

Big boost for Glasgow as Stuart Hogg to make first appearance of season against Leinster

The Scottish fullback hasn’t played since the Lions tour.

# leinster-rugby - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

From The Daily Edge 13 photos of the Leinster rugby team getting the shite scared out of them at the Nightmare Realm Fright Night

# leinster-rugby - Monday 16 October, 2017

Leinster's homegrown model proves money can't buy everything in the modern game

“We want to create a club like Leinster where there is a bit more succession planning,” says Montpellier coach Nathan Hines.

Leinster wait on Sexton, O'Brien and Nacewa ahead of Glasgow trip

The trio are all doubts for the round two clash at Scotstoun.

'He just appeared in front of me and I kind of smirked as I knew I was a goner'

Robbie Henshaw’s take-down of Montpellier’s 130kg winger Nadolo was just one example of Leinster winning ‘the little victories’ on Saturday.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Cullen 'relieved and exhausted' after Leinster show bravery to put everything on the line

The eastern province withstood a late Montpellier rally to seal a 24-17 bonus-point win at the RDS.

Leinster produce their season's best to see off Montpellier in epic six-try tussle

Tries from Carbery, van der Flier, Henshaw and Daly help Cullen’s men to an opening weekend win.

As it happened: Leinster v Montpellier, Champions Cup

Leo Cullen’s side got their European campaign underway at the RDS this afternoon.

Henshaw, Connellan, Sheehan: how three friends from a little Irish town made sports careers around the world

From Leinster to Luton and St Kilda, Coosan’s finest have come a long way from kickabouts in the back garden.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 13 October, 2017

No Sexton or O'Brien for Leinster's Champions Cup clash

Leo Cullen’s men are missing two big names ahead of their Champions Cup opener.

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 12 October, 2017

Leinster know the only way to tame Montpellier is to keep hold of the ball

Leo Cullen’s men will need to be disciplined in possession in order to starve the French side of attacking platforms.

# leinster-rugby - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

McGrath relishing scrum-half battle with 'one of the best' Pienaar

The Leinster nine knows he’ll have to be on top of his game against Montpellier on Saturday.

# leinster-rugby - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

'With these players, I don't see why the Irish teams can't be at the top European table'

Stuart Lancaster knows the size of the task facing Leinster but feels the province are in a good position to go one better than last year.

'I didn't see this coming': Lancaster disappointed by scathing criticism but not out to prove himself Stu

'I didn't see this coming': Lancaster disappointed by scathing criticism but not out to prove himself

The Leinster senior coach yesterday responded to comments by the RFU’s former director of rugby Rob Andrew.

# leinster-rugby - 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.

# leinster-rugby - Sunday 8 October, 2017

From The Daily Edge Chloe Moretz and Brooklyn Beckham were cheering on Leinster at the Aviva yesterday Rugger Huggers

Chloe Moretz and Brooklyn Beckham were cheering on Leinster at the Aviva yesterday

There was also some truly abysmal pint-pouring.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Cullen hails record-breaking Sexton as Leinster build momentum ahead of Montpellier

The Leinster out-half become the province’s all-time leading points scorer at the Aviva Stadium this afternoon.

Peter O'Mahony was not happy with this post-match interview on TG4 Derby Day This post contains videos

Peter O'Mahony was not happy with this post-match interview on TG4

POM did not appreciate Reggie Corrigan’s line of questioning.

O'Loughlin on the double as Leinster inflict more Aviva Stadium pain on Munster

The scoreboard will suggest a tight contest but Leinster proved far too strong again for their southern rivals.

Blue and red battle lines renewed, Leinster and Munster set for latest instalment in age-old rivalry

The fixture may have lost some of its edge in recent years, but a near sell-out crowd is expected at the Aviva Stadium later for the first interpro clash of the season.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 6 October, 2017

Calf problem rules O'Brien out of interpro but Cullen happy with Leinster's back row balance

Ruddock, van der Flier and Conan will be running Leinster’s engine room tomorrow.

Henshaw returns and Sexton to captain Leinster as Cullen names team for Munster

Six changes in total for the eastern province ahead of the Aviva Stadium showdown.

# leinster-rugby - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Henshaw fit and available for Munster to ease Leinster's midfield concerns

The Ireland centre bolsters Leo Cullen’s resources ahead of a big couple of weeks.

# leinster-rugby - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

'It will always be the case when we come across this fixture that I’ll think of Axel'

A return to the Aviva Stadium has Leo Cullen and Rassie Erasmus reflecting on the one-year anniversary of Anthony Foley’s passing.

# leinster-rugby - 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.

'In some ways, losing some of that Erasmus influence might not necessarily be a bad thing'

Shane Horgan sees opportunities for Munster in Rassie Erasmus’ departure.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 29 September, 2017

'We will get better': Cullen relieved to escape but there's huge room for improvement

Tries from Jordi Murphy, Joey Carbery and Jamison Gibson-Park secured a 21-13 win for the hosts.

Leinster far from convincing but Cullen's men dig deep to see off Edinburgh

Jamison Gibson-Park’s late score sealed a fourth win of the campaign for the eastern province.

'Johnny is unbelievably passionate about Leinster and about us getting better'

Johnny Sexton captains Leinster on his first appearance of the season tonight, and the significance of his return after a summer away with the Lions cannot be underestimated.

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Home comforts, the Lions return and the start of the serious business for Leinster

Leo Cullen admits tomorrow’s clash with Edinburgh marks the real start of his side’s season.

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.

Sexton to captain Leinster's Lions return from summer break

Leo Cullen has named his starting XV for Friday’s game with Edinburgh.

# leinster-rugby - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Jamie Heaslip left out of Leinster's Champions Cup squad

The number eight remains out of action with a back problem.

'Leinster are famous for their academy and that's part of the reason why I wanted to come'

Scott Fardy on how he’s settling into life in Dublin.

# leinster-rugby - Monday 25 September, 2017

Stuart Lancaster on South Africa, Cian Healy and a crucial six weeks for Leinster

“It has been a difficult start but the key period for us now is this next block.”

Five Lions set to return for Leinster in Friday's clash with Edinburgh

Johnny Sexton, Tadhg Furlong, Sean O’Brien, Jack McGrath and Robbie Henshaw could make their seasonal debuts this week.

# leinster-rugby - 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.

'It's torture and tests your love for the game': Rob Kearney on his injury hell

Rob Kearney had worked his way back to full fitness after two injury-ravaged seasons only to suffer another cruel setback in the first home game of the year.

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