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#Leo Cullen

# leo-cullen - Monday 28 May, 2018

'A rough ride at times', but historic double provides vindication for Leinster's Cullen

The Leinster head coach says he feels lucky to be involved with a special team, but admits the demands of the job take their toll.

# leo-cullen - Sunday 27 May, 2018

'The taste of success is nice': Cullen already planning for Leinster to be better next year

The Leinster head coach was asked how do you better a double-winning season? ‘Do the double double,’ he smiled.

# leo-cullen - Saturday 26 May, 2018

'Seeing this guy lift the trophy is the thing that gives me most satisfaction'

Leinster’s captain lasted only 18 minutes but retires with the province on top of Europe.

Leinster look to complete historic double against ever-dangerous Scarlets

The Welsh region have focused on bringing far more physicality to bear this time around.

# leo-cullen - Friday 25 May, 2018

Back row a tricky pick for Leinster as Cullen's key leaders passed fit

Johnny Sexton and Isa Nacewa are fit to start the Pro14 final against the Scarlets.

Nacewa fit to captain Leinster in his last game before retirement

Leo Cullen has named his team for Saturday’s Pro14 final against Scarlets.

# leo-cullen - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Leinster's fresh faces make their presence truly felt against Munster

The likes of James Lowe and Jack Conan came in to make a big impact in the win over Munster.

Leinster edge thrilling clash with Munster to secure Pro14 final against Scarlets

It came down to the very death, but Leinster are still on for the double.

# leo-cullen - Friday 18 May, 2018

'We're always looking' - Leinster considering move for foreign signing Niq

'We're always looking' - Leinster considering move for foreign signing

Montpellier pair Joe Tomane and Jesse Mogg are understood to be available this summer.

Isa Nacewa won't be replacing Girvan Dempsey as Leinster's attack coach

However, the province are looking for a new coach to join Leo Cullen’s staff next season.

# leo-cullen - Monday 14 May, 2018

'When I first saw him, he was a string bean. He was tall, he was talented'

James Ryan has had a sensational season with Leinster and Ireland, and there may be more to come.

'Munster, with the prep they’ll have had, they’ll have got the edge'

Leinster know their inter-provincial rivals will be keen to cut them down after European glory.

Even with a dour final, this should go down as Leinster's greatest European glory

The Irish province are already thinking about driving onto further glory in the Champions Cup.

# leo-cullen - Sunday 13 May, 2018

'Obsessed is the word... we have a love affair with this tournament'

There is enough youth in Leinster’s squad to start dreaming about trophy number five before too long.

# leo-cullen - Saturday 12 May, 2018

'It was great for Isa to win it for us with the last couple of kicks'

The 35-year-old stepped up when his side needed him most in the closing 10 minutes.

'It was so smart of Leo, so strategic, to bring someone like Stuart in'

Leinster have thrived since Leo Cullen’s decision to pick up the phone and call Stuart Lancaster.

# leo-cullen - Friday 11 May, 2018

'It’s not just James. There’s a host of players we had difficult conversations with'

Kiwi wing James Lowe has missed out on making Leinster’s squad for the Champions Cup final.

# leo-cullen - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Cullen and Lancaster's dynamic coaching relationship driving Leinster forward

The province are on the verge of creating a second dynasty as they prepare to face Racing 92 in Bilbao on Saturday.

# leo-cullen - Monday 23 April, 2018

Lessons and mining vast experience in Leinster doesn't end with place in the final

Leo Cullen has built a team to compete on two fronts and sustaining momentum in the Pro14 could be vital to hopes of hoisting silverware in Bilbao.

# leo-cullen - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Cullen bidding to become first man to lift European Cup as both player and coach Leo

Cullen bidding to become first man to lift European Cup as both player and coach

‘They’re a great bunch to work with at the moment, they were a great bunch to play with too.’

'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.

# leo-cullen - Saturday 21 April, 2018

'We've had two great days in the Aviva, but it's a very different challenge to go away to Spain'

Leo Cullen hailed his side’s clinical nature as Leinster cruised into the Champions Cup final this afternoon.

# leo-cullen - 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.

# leo-cullen - Monday 16 April, 2018

'We need to see if we have learned those lessons, so it's a huge week for us'

The painful memories of two semi-final defeats last year are driving Leinster on towards Scarlets this weekend.

# leo-cullen - Sunday 15 April, 2018

'We had a number of young lads out there and it's really, really painful learning for them'

Leo Cullen hopes his players can take lessons from last night’s shock defeat to Benetton moving into the business end of the season.

# leo-cullen - Saturday 14 April, 2018

O'Brien 'a little bit sore around his shoulder' after injury comeback lasts 40 minutes

The flanker was replaced at half-time of Leinster’s shock defeat to Benetton this evening.

Carbery's rare chance at 10 an exciting backdrop to Leinster's big-game rehearsal

The province can take a big step towards a home Pro14 semi-final tonight.

# leo-cullen - Friday 13 April, 2018

'Jeepers, I remember the injury at the time and to see what he's done - an amazing story'

Leo Cullen and Jack McGrath look forward to welcoming former team-mate Ian McKinley back to the RDS tomorrow.

O'Brien return 'a great boost' but McGrath remains 'touch and go' for Scarlets

Leo Cullen has again rotated his squad for tomorrow’s visit of Benetton with all eyes on the Champions Cup semi-final.

# leo-cullen - Monday 9 April, 2018

Deegan the latest star turn off the unrivalled Leinster production line

The number eight has enjoyed a fine breakthrough season but is happy to bide his time.

# leo-cullen - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Far from perfect, but Cullen pleased as Leinster maintain winning momentum

The eastern province cruised to victory over Zebre this afternoon.

'Everyone knows what's at stake - a sloppy performance opens the door for somebody else'

Opportunity knocks for some of Leinster’s fringe players this afternoon, but Leo Cullen demands the same standards as last week.

'Hopefully it won't be anything too major': Ruddock suffers fresh injury setback

Leinster’s back row options could be stretched further for Scarlets.

# leo-cullen - Friday 6 April, 2018

Cullen striving for selection balance as Leinster hunt down Pro14 top spot

The eastern province host Zebre tomorrow in the first of two games against Italian opposition before their Champions Cup semi-final.

# leo-cullen - Sunday 1 April, 2018

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.

Leinster know only their best will suffice against three-in-a-row chasing Saracens

Champions Cup quarter-final showdown against defending champions will be a true measure of how much progress Cullen’s side have made.

The pain of Lyon driving Nacewa's quest to bring European success back to Leinster ISA

The pain of Lyon driving Nacewa's quest to bring European success back to Leinster

“We’ve got to take the opportunity against arguably the best team in Europe.”

# leo-cullen - Saturday 31 March, 2018

'Saracens is the ultimate test for us. Are we ready? It's hard to say'

Leo Cullen says his side are not favourites for tomorrow’s Champions Cup quarter-final.

# leo-cullen - Friday 30 March, 2018

Back row injuries force Cullen's hand but Fardy's experience at six a major fillip

The Australian has shifted to the back of the scrum as Leinster face into a ‘daunting’ challenge against Saracens.

Scott Fardy starts in the back row for Leinster's showdown with Saracens

Leo Cullen has shown his hand.

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