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#academy

# academy - Monday 17 August, 2020

Munster academy player who tested positive for Covid-19 now asymptomatic

Six other players remain in self-isolation but have tested negative so far.

# academy - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Munster cancel training after Academy player tests positive for Covid-19

Six more players are also self-isolating, the province revealed today.

# academy - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Leinster backing 20-year-old prospect Clarkson to step up at tighthead prop

Meanwhile, there is excitement about 21-year-old hooker Dan Sheehan’s potential.

# academy - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Munster excited about the 'serious, serious young lads coming through'

Meanwhile, the ‘eye-opening’ Stephen Larkham is making a big impact on the squad.

# academy - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Provincial academies to compete with Ireland 7s in new IRFU tournaments

The provinces’ A teams will also compete in a series of fixtures starting in September.

# academy - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Ireland U20 internationals Ward and Booth among Connacht's academy intake

The western province have brought eight new players on board.

# academy - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

Munster promote 21-year-old hooker Barron to senior squad

The Cashel native has signed a one-year deal with the province.

# academy - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

Connacht promote six exciting academy prospects into their senior squad

Niall Murray, Sean Masterson, Conor Dean, Colm Reilly, Peter Sullivan and Jordan Duggan have earned pro contracts.

# academy - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Ex-Ireland captain Anderson retiring from role with Ulster academy

The 65-year-old won 27 caps for Ireland during his playing days.

# academy - Sunday 17 May, 2020

'We were getting relegated, everything had gone to sh*t. I was done'

Ruairí Cushion played in the Championship for six years and now coaches with Exeter.

# academy - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Leinster academy tighthead Aungier set to make switch to Connacht

The 21-year-old made five senior appearances for the eastern province this season.

# academy - Saturday 11 April, 2020

There's just one Limerick player in Munster's academy. What's being done about it?

Some of the province’s greatest days have been heavily influenced by Limerick men.

# academy - Thursday 9 April, 2020

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Niall Murray

The 20-year-old second row has featured for Connacht in the Pro14 and Champions Cup.

# academy - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Ireland U20 stars Flannery and Hodnett enter Munster academy

The southern province have added four new players to their academy for the 2019/20 season.

# academy - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Ryan and Turner among Leinster's new academy players for 2019/20 season

The eastern province have confirmed their roster for the upcoming season.

# academy - Friday 26 April, 2019

'There was just blood everywhere... I wouldn't wish it on my worst enemy' 7s

'There was just blood everywhere... I wouldn't wish it on my worst enemy'

Greg O’Shea has overcome injury and disappointment with Munster to become an Ireland 7s star.

# academy - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

Ex-Limerick minor hurler Fitzgerald promoted to senior Connacht contract

Matthew Burke and Conor Kenny will also step up from the academy next season.

# academy - Sunday 9 December, 2018

Academy prop Eric O'Sullivan shining with opportunity in Ulster

The 23-year-old has come through the AIL with Trinity and Banbridge.

# academy - Saturday 8 September, 2018

'The sky's the limit for that one' - Wexford man Paul Boyle shines for Connacht

The 21-year-old was man of the match as Connacht earned a bonus-point win against Zebre.

# academy - Friday 7 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Oscars to postpone controversial 'Best Popular Film' category as it needs more study Academy Awards

Oscars to postpone controversial 'Best Popular Film' category as it needs more study

The move came after some backlash from people in the film industry.

# academy - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo's son joins Juventus youth academy

Other senior Juventus players have children in the team at underage level.

# academy - Sunday 26 August, 2018

Leinster's academy to Bedford to Galway: Farrell finds his feet in Connacht

The 24-year-old was superb in midfield for the western province last season.

# academy - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie The Academy is to create an Oscar award for 'popular' films Hollywood

The Academy is to create an Oscar award for 'popular' films

It’s unclear whether the category will be in place for next year’s ceremony.

# academy - Monday 6 August, 2018

'We're trying to develop something that leaves a legacy'

We spent a day within the Ulster academy, where Kieran Campbell is putting structures and frameworks in place to develop great people as well as players.

# academy - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Irish-qualified Bristol back Hughes among new additions to Ulster academy

The northern province have brought six youngsters into Year 1 of their academy programme.

# academy - Thursday 28 June, 2018

Two promising Cork youngsters sign for Top 14 club Pau's academy

Eoghan Barrett and Ben Roche are heading to France to pursue professional rugby careers.

# academy - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Munster release seven young players from academy programme

The departing players include Shannon’s Conor Fitzgerald and former Ireland U20 fullback Jack Power.

# academy - Thursday 3 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski expelled from the film Academy Expelled

Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski expelled from the film Academy

The Academy last October also voted to expel disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein.

# academy - Sunday 11 March, 2018

'It's a big difference to start getting players from Donegal and Cavan, where we haven't before'

We spoke to former Ireland scrum-half Kieran Campbell about his role as the head of Ulster academy.

# academy - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge Saoirse Ronan celebrated her third Oscar nomination with a candle on some brown bread with jam Celebrations

Saoirse Ronan celebrated her third Oscar nomination with a candle on some brown bread with jam

We can only assume they went on the piss after this.

# academy - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge The 2018 Oscar nominations were actually full of good news for women in film The Oscars

The 2018 Oscar nominations were actually full of good news for women in film

Women’s names turned up in categories where they have been seldom seen.

# academy - Sunday 21 January, 2018

'I was thinking to myself, ‘Jesus Christ, almighty, I was 19 when this guy was born!''

James Coughlan has moved into coaching with Pau’s academy after retiring last summer.

# academy - Friday 5 January, 2018

'He's slightly different to the other back rowers we have'

Academy flanker Josh Murphy gets his second start for Leinster against Ulster tomorrow.

# academy - Saturday 14 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie The Oscars Academy is considering expelling Harvey Weinstein over 'abhorrent' allegations Allegations

The Oscars Academy is considering expelling Harvey Weinstein over 'abhorrent' allegations

On Thursday, American actress Rose McGowan became the fourth woman to accuse the 65-year-old of raping her.

# academy - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Ex-Leinster and Welsh prospects join new crop in Munster academy

Jack Power and James McCarthy are joining the southern province for 2017/18.

Max Deegan awarded senior contract as Leinster recruit five Ireland U20s to academy

It brings the number of players promoted to senior contracts at the province to eight.

# academy - Friday 3 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Oscars screw-up: Accountants behind mistake assigned bodyguards Oscars So Whaaat?

Oscars screw-up: Accountants behind mistake assigned bodyguards

PwC has taken responsibility for the unprecedented error.

# academy - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Ireland U20 star Daly one of 7 new faces in Munster academy

Lock Sean O’Connor and hooker Vincent O’Brien are also among the year one recruits.

# academy - Friday 24 June, 2016

Leinster academy's Keenan out to top U20 ever-present status with world medal

The UCD man has had to work hard to pave a way into the Leinster set-up.

# academy - Sunday 10 January, 2016

A Spanish football academy is giving Irish youngsters a chance to fulfil their dreams

Former Ireland U21 international Michael Keane chats about his role as recruitment manager for the project.

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