# acl

Last year
Rassie gives worrying Snyman update as Munster sign lock cover
The Munster second row has been sidelined for over a year with a re-ruptured ACL in his left knee.
# On The Sidelines
Potential blow for Galway as Corofin star Molloy suffers possible cruciate injury
It’s believed that he suffered the injury while on club duty for Corofin.
# Comeback
Major boost for Connacht with Buckley set to return from injury this weekend
The 31-year-old loosehead has been sidelined with a long-term ACL injury.
All time
# acl
Major blow for Munster as luckless Snyman faces another long, hard slog
The World Cup-winning lock could now miss another season of action.
# Long road back
'It's probably the toughest thing I've ever had to endure - given my medical history, that's big to say'
Chloe Mustaki’s journey back from a cruciate injury sustained in March 2020 hasn’t exactly been straightforward.
# Progress
Munster's Snyman runs for first time since injury but still has 'a long way to go'
The Springboks lock has stepped up his rehabilitation from a ruptured ACL.
# Comeback
Van der Flier fit again for Leinster as more Ireland internationals return to fold
The province confirmed that scrum-half Nick McCarthy will be sidelined for ‘the next few weeks.’
# north star
JVDF taking inspiration from Jordi Murphy's post-knee injury excellence
Both back rows suffered serious ACL damage on famous days for Ireland, and Van der Flier is intent on following Murphy’s footsteps.
# unlucky 7
'He said 'Josh you're good at this'': Sage advice keeping Van der Flier positive on road to recovery
The Leinster flanker injured his ACL on the opening day of the Six Nations and admits a wince at the brilliant performances of Dan Leavy in his absence.
# big blow
Munster confirm that Chris Farrell's season is over after ACL injury
The 24-year-old was man of the match for Ireland last weekend against Wales.
# mental strength
'I’m in the best place to recover at Man City so it’s definitely not something that will end my career'
After rupturing ligaments in her knee, Ireland and Manchester City full-back Megan Campbell is on the long road back to full fitness.
# Setback
Leinster centre set for surgery on ACL injury, Wallabies international handed debut
Tom Daly did the damage during last weekend’s pre-season game against Perpignan.
# Out!
From All-Ireland success to injury heartbreak - Kevin Keane ruled out for 2017
The defender was stretchered off just 11 minutes into Westport’s intermediate club final win at the weekend.
# Cruel Blow
ACL damage rules Jordi Murphy out for up to 9 months as 6 players join Ireland squad
The Leinster flanker injured his knee in Saturday’s historic victory over the All Blacks.
# rotten luck
Halfpenny ruled out of World Cup and the next 6 months with ACL injury
Wales need all the help they can get to get out of Pool A.
# acl
Leinster's Kearney out for up to five months after cruciate ligament tear
More positively, Brian O’Driscoll and Fergus McFadden are due back in training on Thursday.
# suftum
'The body has nothing left to give': Paddy Wallace calls time after 189 Ulster appearances
Ulster’s all-time appearance record holder has played just once in the past 15 months.
# acl
30-times capped Ireland centre Paddy Wallace close to retirement call
The 34-year-old back has been struggling to recover from a long-term knee injury.
# acl
David Pocock cruelly ruled out of another Super Rugby season after knee surgery
The Australian flanker will miss another season due to a re-rupturing of his cruciate ligament.
# Heineken Cup
Another one bites the dust: Knee injury rules Wallace out for rest of season
The Ulster centre ruptured his ACL in Friday night’s Pro12 defeat.