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# pat-lam - Friday 24 March, 2017

Marmion returns as Connacht make 10 changes for Glasgow clash

The scrum-half is among the returning frontliners for the trip to Scotland.

# pat-lam - Monday 20 March, 2017

Bristol's recruitment drive continues with signing of Australian back Morahan

He will link up with Pat Lam and Ian Madigan at Ashton Gate next season.

# pat-lam - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Ian Madigan set to join Pat Lam at Bristol as Bordeaux agree release

The 31-times capped Ireland international is understood to be on the move this summer.

# pat-lam - Saturday 4 March, 2017

'Hopefully we haven’t left our run too late': Lam ready for three crucial trips in Connacht's season

After four wins on the bounce, the champions travel to Glasgow, Zebre and Edinburgh.

# pat-lam - Friday 3 March, 2017

Connacht edge towards Champions Cup places with bonus-point win

It’s a fourth win in a row for Pat Lam’s side.

# pat-lam - Sunday 26 February, 2017

O'Halloran celebrates birthday with bonus point try in Treviso

Craig Ronaldson was at the heart of everything for Pat Lam’s men in Italy.

# pat-lam - Friday 24 February, 2017

Bundee Aki returns while Healy sits out Connacht's clash with Treviso

Matt Healy picked up a minor hip issue this week.

# pat-lam - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Lam claims Kieran Keane is the 'perfect guy' to succeed him as Connacht boss

But the Chiefs attack coach won’t be able to link up with the province until the end of July.

# pat-lam - Monday 20 February, 2017

Kiwi Keane gives Connacht welcome continuity

The 63-year-old will be familiar with the Westerners’ philosophy when he arrived to fill Pat Lam’s sizable shoes.

Marmion ready to slot in for Murray and make first Six Nations start should he be called on

He was rested in Connacht’s win, with Pat Lam doing ‘what’s best for Ireland, what’s best for Connacht and what’s best for Kieran Marmion.’

# pat-lam - Friday 17 February, 2017

Farrell set for debut and Irish stars return as Connacht change 5 for Dragons clash

Meanwhile, another recent signing, Steve Crosbie could make his debut from the bench.

# pat-lam - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Pat Lam blasts Steve Hansen over 'ex-New Zealander' jibe

The argument erupted after the coach this week successfully lured backrow forward Steven Luatua to English Premiership club Bristol.

# pat-lam - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

'You're an ex-New Zealander, you should be mindful about players' careers' - Hansen has pop at Lam

The All Blacks boss is disappointed with his compatriot’s role in Steven Luatua’s move to Bristol.

Blow for Connacht as Aki suffers setback in return from ankle injury

The 26-year-old may not be available for another two weeks.

# pat-lam - Monday 23 January, 2017

'I don’t think we panicked' - Connacht come up short in quarter-final bid

The westerners must now make sure they are in the Champions Cup again next season.

Two home QFs a fine return for provinces before Six Nations takes focus

Munster and Leinster can look forward to knockout ties in April.

# pat-lam - Sunday 22 January, 2017

'We've only got ourselves to blame' - Lam frustrated by Connacht's near miss

The western province’s head coach hopes young players will learn from this defeat.

As it happened: Toulouse v Connacht, Champions Cup pool finale

Pat Lam’s went looking for their first ever Champions Cup knock-out spot.

# pat-lam - Friday 20 January, 2017

Boost for Connacht's European hopes as Carty fit to start at out-half

Pat Lam makes five changes for “the biggest game in Connacht’s history.”

# pat-lam - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Two fancied ex-All Blacks out of the running for Connacht job

Tony Brown has ruled himself out, while Jono Gibbes will be staying in France.

# pat-lam - Friday 13 January, 2017

Cooney makes move to out-half as Connacht change five for Zebre

Pat Lam’s side are in action in the Sportsground tomorrow.

# pat-lam - Monday 9 January, 2017

Connacht line up Crosbie on short-term deal to ease out-half concerns

The 23-year-old came through the Leinster academy and has had a spell with Munster in recent times.

# pat-lam - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Connacht injury problems grow as Ospreys profit from bright start

Out-half Jack Carty and openside Jake Heenan were forced off during the first-half against the high-flying Ospreys.

# pat-lam - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

IRFU turn down Pat Lam's move to bring in his son as temporary cover

Connacht are desperate for backline players as they face a serious injury crisis.

# pat-lam - Saturday 31 December, 2016

Erasmus' Munster battle to away win against Connacht in the Galway rain

Hooker Rhys Marshall scored an important maul try, while Ian Keatley was sharp with the boot.

# pat-lam - Thursday 22 December, 2016

'No one is irreplaceable' - Nucifora discusses search for Pat Lam's successor

The IRFU’s Performance Director will be central to the appointment of Connacht’s next head coach.

Aki admits he over-reacted to news of Pat Lam's Connacht departure

The Connacht centre made his feelings clear on Twitter after hearing the news.

# pat-lam - Monday 19 December, 2016

'Traditionally 20 gets you there' - Connacht have shot at quarter-final

Wasps head coach Dai Young was surprised Connacht were allowed to go to the corner at the death.

Carty overcomes criticism to kick Connacht to spectacular late win

The 24-year-old out-half was rewarded for his hard work in training.

# pat-lam - Saturday 17 December, 2016

'It's an example of what Connacht people are about' - Lam hails Carty

The Connacht out-half nailed a last-gasp penalty to secure a win against Wasps.

Carty the hero as Connacht grab stunning late win over Wasps

The Connacht out-half won it with the last kick of the game.

# pat-lam - Friday 16 December, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Ireland's greatest sporting moment of 2016 and all today's sport

Elsewhere, the FAI puts some distance between itself & recommended rebranding ideas while Robbie Keane is a Real Housewife.

# pat-lam - Monday 12 December, 2016

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Who do you think should be the 2016 RTÉ Sport Awards Manager of the Year?

11 coaches are in the running.

'That's what makes these guys stronger, that's what Connacht's about'

Pat Lam was pleased his players delivered work rate after a difficult week out west.

# pat-lam - Sunday 11 December, 2016

Connacht 'deflated' with defeat to Wasps and must now worry over injury toll

Pat Lam rued his side’s failure to score after getting back to within three points in the second half.

Lam's Connacht left empty handed in frustrating defeat to Wasps

Pat Lam’s men were dire at the lineout and missed crucial chances from the tee.

# pat-lam - Friday 9 December, 2016

Ronan O'Gara rules himself out as a contender to succeed Lam at Connacht ROG

Ronan O'Gara rules himself out as a contender to succeed Lam at Connacht

The Munster and Ireland legend insisted he has no intentions of leaving Racing 92.

# pat-lam - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Ex-Leinster coach Gibbes emerges as contender to succeed Lam at Connacht

The New Zealander is currently working as an assistant coach at Top 14 club Clermont.

Connacht chief denies province is in crisis despite losing Lam and two other coaches

CEO Willie Ruane is confident they can overcome the loss of such skilled personnel.

'This place is special': Lam open to return to Ireland, maybe even at the 2023 World Cup

The Samoan thinks the 2023 tournament will definitely be here.

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