# Adam Byrne

Last year
# Injury Doubt
Connacht's Adam Byrne in race to be fit for Leinster clash
Winger nursing a foot injury ahead of meeting with his former side.
# Boost
Byrne earns first start for Connacht's clash with Newcastle Falcons
Among the replacements, Ballinasloe flanker Oisín McCormack could make his debut.
# Friendly
Fresh faces aplenty as Connacht name XV for pre-season clash with Castres
Ireland international Adam Byrne makes his first appearance after moving from Leinster.
# signings
'Everyone will be saying he's the next Mack Hansen' - Connacht excited about additions
Andy Friend is enthused by Leinster players deciding to switch to Connacht.
All time
# Up and Running
'It felt like a first cap again' - Adam Byrne reflects on a dream return for Leinster
The wing scored two tries in an encouraging display against Zebre.
# back with a bang
'He's delighted, it means so much to him' - Cullen full of praise as Byrne marks return in style
Cullen also provided an update on out-half Harry Byrne, who was removed with a hip injury,
# welcome sight
Byrne told to 'back himself' as Leinster wing returns from 21-month lay-off
Adam Byrne will make his first apperance for Leinster since December 2019 against Zebre today.
# resilience
'It made me see that I took a lot of them for granted, particularly my family'
Adam Byrne is ready to relaunch his career with Leinster after 21 months out of the game.
# Setback
Cruel blow as Leinster's Byrne ruled out for several months with new injury
The 26-year-old hasn’t played for the province since December 2019.
# Pushed Back
Shoulder injury to keep James Ryan out of Leinster's restart plans
The resumed season seems to be over before it started for the Ireland lock.
# big goals
'I really want to own that jersey and play in the big games, play in the finals'
Leinster winger Adam Byrne is itching for the new campaign to start after an extended pre-season.
# Interview
Byrne takes latest injury setback in his stride in bid to get back fitter and stronger
The Leinster winger on groin surgery, pre-season and finding the right balance between physical and mental preparation.
# big influence
'I was studying for my exams and got a call. The number wasn't saved, but it was Joe'
Adam Byrne was handed his Leinster debut and first Ireland cap by Joe Schmidt.
# fit and fresh
Sexton good to go as Leinster report clean bill of health post-Glasgow
The out-half hurt himself in the process of scoring last weekend.
# worth the wait
'I told myself I wouldn't, I tried to not let the emotions get to me': A memorable day for Adam Byrne
The Leinster wing was the 36th man used by Joe Schmidt in this international window, but after showing he stands up to scrutiny in the centre he’ll float up the depth chart.
# Close Calls
'Revenge' a great headline, but it doesn't really matter tomorrow, says Eddie O'Sullivan
The former Ireland head coach is joining us on Close Calls to preview the last November international.
# Digging deep
Schmidt backs hard-working Byrne in Irish back-line light on caps
The efforts to create depth in this Ireland squad did not end with Fiji.
# November Tests
Henshaw hammer blow and more talking points from Ireland's XV to face Argentina
Adam Byrne has had to work hard for this opportunity.
# Team-Sheet
Hamstrung Henshaw misses out on Argentina clash as Adam Byrne earns debut
Chris Farrell and Bundee Aki will form a centre partnership with two caps’ worth of experience.
# Danger Men
Cullen praises double Byrne threat and Leinster ability to 'out-last' Scarlets
The head coach feels his side’s endurance has been the key to their string of bonus point wins.
# big numbers
'The way we train, we try and put pressure on them to adapt' - Dempsey on blistering Leinster backline
The Blues’ attack has consistently been ripping opposition defences to shreds since the turn of the year.
# Time To Byrne
Byrne handed his Champions Cup debut as Leinster head for Northampton
Leo Cullen welcomes Irish internationals back for Pool 4 clash.
# home birds
'It was a great moment for the house - Josh beating the All Blacks and us playing in Zebre'
Adam Byrne on living with three Leinster team-mates and his bright start to the season.
# the academy
New Ireland international Van der Flier talks Wicklow, red scrum caps (and, yes, that name)
The Leinster back row is the focus of the fourth and final part of the province’s series of mini-docs.
# New kid on the block
Adam Byrne using his sporting background to full effect to carve out career in rugby
The Leinster winger comes from a supremely talented family with his younger brother on the books at Everton.
# Education
Adam Byrne making the most of international pedigree at Leinster
The winger scored his first senior try for Leinster, but deflected as much praise as possible.
# dog day afternoon
Rapid and steady progress continues for Irish 7s with 2nd place finish for Wolfhounds
Reigning champions Samurai needed extra-time to see off the Irish challenge.
# wolfpuppies
5 Under 20s that shone in Ireland's canter over Italy
A number of Leinster players stood out for Mike Ruddock’s men while Italy’s search for a goal-kicker goes on.
# fresh faces
Munster centre Goggin starts for Ireland U20s as Ruddock makes three changes
No. 8 Jack O’Donoghue has failed to recover from injury, meaning a switch in the back row.
# The Future
Ireland U20s make one change ahead of Wales clash
Cian Kelleher comes in on the right wing, while there are three personnel switches on the bench.