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# leinster - Yesterday’s News

‘We can have harsh words with each other without damaging confidence’ — Eoin Reddan

A win over Ulster isn’t enough to satisfy Leinster’s players as they seek an upturn in form before heading back into Europe.

Kearney ‘itching’ to play while Sexton nurses a blow to his back

Plus, Leinster say the injuries to both Noel Reid and Luke McGrath are not as serious as first feared.

Toulon kick-started their season for real with an emphatic trouncing of Clermont (in Clermont) Business Trip This post contains videos

Toulon kick-started their season for real with an emphatic trouncing of Clermont (in Clermont)

Stade Michelin is used to thrashings going the way of the home team.


# leinster - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Nick Williams flattened Rhys Ruddock with this massive hand-off Sit Down This post contains videos

# leinster - Friday 27 November, 2015

As it happened: Leinster v Ulster, Guinness Pro12

The first of the weekend’s inter-provincial clashes was down for decision.

Rob Kearney has been ruled out of tonight’s Leinster match

Isa Nacewa starts at full-back instead against Ulster.

# leinster - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Pienaar set to win his 100th cap against Leinster

The northern province will blood four new faces for the clash with Leinster.

Rob Kearney back for Leinster as they prepare for Ulster clash

Leo Cullen has also made another change to the half-back line.

# leinster - Monday 23 November, 2015

‘I’ll have to see what’s best for my career’ – Henshaw addresses talk of Connacht exit

The Ireland centre is ‘not ruling out’ a move to Leinster.

# leinster - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Leinster in dire European trouble as Ford’s penalty fires Bath to victory

The Irish province have two defeats in two games in the Champions Cup.

As it happened: Bath v Leinster, Champions Cup

Leo Cullen’s men were looking to save their European season at The Rec.

Leinster vow to put in more than just improved performance with season on the line

‘We’re good enough to go out and win every game’.

# leinster - Friday 20 November, 2015

No place for Reddan but Leinster welcome back injured trio ahead of Bath clash

However, Mike McCarthy, Richardt Strauss and Sean O’Brien all miss out.

# leinster - Thursday 19 November, 2015

‘It’s about dusting ourselves off, showing what we’re about’: Cullen confident of Leinster improvement

Leinster’s head coach looked beyond the 33 – 6 scoreline to find numbers that show his team is on the right track.

Leinster back row Conan ruled out for up to 10 weeks

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

# leinster - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Leinster’s fullback problems persist as Nacewa and Kearney sit out training

Cian Healy looks scooter-tastic though.

‘Probably the worst day most of us have had in a Leinster jersey’: Wasps defeat still stings Johnny Sexton

The out-half remains frustrated as he felt Leinster were in control of Sunday’s Pool 5 clash… until they weren’t.

# leinster - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Dublin’s Cuala overcome Kilkenny champions to book Leinster final spot

Goals win games was the motto for Cuala today.

Leinster ‘have a mountain to climb’ after home walloping, admits Leo Cullen

Leinster head to Bath and Toulon in their next two European outings.

As it happened: Leinster v Wasps, Champions Cup

We went minute-by-minute as Leo Cullen took Leinster in to the Champions Cup’s pool of death.

Captain Isa Nacewa withdrawn from Leinster side to face Wasps, Madigan starts

The fullback jarred his knee on Tuesday.

# leinster - Friday 13 November, 2015

Nine changes for Leinster ahead of Cullen’s Champions Cup bow

Eoin Reddan will start at scrum-half against his former club.

# leinster - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Champions Cup can be just the tonic for World Cup heartache says Shane Horgan

However, the former Leinster winger says his team will find this year’s competition difficult.

# leinster - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

‘It’s not just white noise with Isa’: Leinster adjusting to quietly effective new leaders

With a rookie head and backs coach, Leinster need every last leader to get off to a good start in the Pool of Death.

# leinster - Monday 9 November, 2015

‘Wasps have Christian Wade, but we have Mike Ross’: Leinster big guns ready for shoot-out All The Way Mike This post contains videos

‘Wasps have Christian Wade, but we have Mike Ross’: Leinster big guns ready for shoot-out

Leinster will see your 41 tries, Christian Wade, and raise you two Mike Ross specials.

Hamstring makes Rob Kearney a ‘major doubt’ for Leinster’s clash with Wasps

However, there’s good news in relation to Luke Fitzgerald and Ben Te’o.

England, France and Siberia: Here’s what’s in store for your province in Europe*

*In Europe, and also 6,000 kilometers away in central Russia.

# leinster - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Basquel fires Ballyboden in to Leinster semis, Portlaoise survive against 14-man Sarsfields

Here’s how the four Leinster football quarter-finals went today.

# leinster - Friday 6 November, 2015

Mike Ross’ second ever try gives Leinster win over Scarlets

Jonathan Sexton made his return to the RDS, but an injury to Rob Kearney is a worry for Leinster a week out from the Champions Cup opener.

# leinster - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Just the 15 changes for Leinster mean starts for Ringrose and Kelleher with returning internationals

Leinster can move to within a point of the league leaders if everything goes to plan tomorrow night.

# leinster - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

‘Isa really stepped up when Kev had to retire’: Leo Cullen explains his choice of Leinster captain

The Kiwi will still be around to lead Leinster’s squad when the Irish internationals head in to camp.

# leinster - Monday 2 November, 2015

‘Sometimes it takes a few times to learn lessons’: Leinster players striving to put RWC behind them

Jack McGrath and Devin Toner tell us how they’re managing the transition back to their day job.

# leinster - Sunday 1 November, 2015

That crazy Munster-Ulster game, Nakarawa’s back on ridiculous offload duty and the rest of your Pro12 highlights Bread And Butter This post contains videos

Sexton drives Leinster to bonus point win despite early sin-binning

Ben Te’o and Jack Conan put in impressive shifts as the returning 10 had Leinster running from deep.

# leinster - Friday 30 October, 2015

Munster’s Fitzgerald and Leinster’s Ringrose among fresh faces in squads for European competition

And these two powerful tight five options are aiming for some Challenge Cup game time.

# leinster - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

# leinster - Sunday 25 October, 2015

McCloskey and Aki continue to shine and the rest of this week’s Pro12 highlights

The western province didn’t manage a bonus point this week, but they are level on points with league leaders Scarlets.

# leinster - Thursday 22 October, 2015

We’ll leave it there so: Holohan to headline, Walsh flies to the States and all of Thursday’s sport

Plus New Zealand name their XV for the World Cup semi-final.

7 changes for Leinster as they get set to welcome Warriors

Leo Cullen has made a raft of changes as the defending champions come to town.

# leinster - Monday 19 October, 2015

The Irish provinces scored some stunning tries in the Pro12 this weekend Tryfest This post contains videos

The Irish provinces scored some stunning tries in the Pro12 this weekend

Munster and Connacht continued their impressive starts.

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