# All-Ireland League

This year
WAIL to remain 9-team league despite report recommending expansion
IRFU committee member Fiona Steed responded to criticism of her role with the women’s sub-committee.
Cork Con beat Terenure to ensure battle for home semi-final will go to the wire
It was another busy weekend in the AIL.
Clontarf edge top-of-the-table clash to close gap on league leaders Terenure
Clontarf move past Cork Con into second place on points difference following the weekend’s Division 1A action.
Last year
AIL Previews: Lansdowne and Shannon meet for first league clash in nearly four years
Four games are set to take place across the top flight and Division 1B despite the weather-affected schedule.
AIL: Stirring late fightback sees Clontarf beat Dublin University
Elsewhere, Terenure were 20-point winners against Lansdowne.
Women's AIL reduced to 9 teams just 2 days out from start of season
Malone RFC have pulled out at the last minute.
Contracts, Celtic Cup, the club game - women's rugby still in flux
The women’s game in Ireland remains in need of greater alignment.
Ex-Ireland international Peat moves into coaching with Railway Union
The 41-year-old will also continue to play in the AIL.
Ex-Ireland boss Eddie O'Sullivan to become head coach of AIL's Buccaneers
The 63-year-old will replace Kolo Kiripati at the Athlone club.
'The atmosphere at our games is like something you'd get at a pro game'
Ex-Munster and Leicester back row Jordan Coghlan has loved his AIL return with Terenure.
Jake Flannery scores 20 points as Shannon secure promotion to AIL Division 1A
It was a drama-filled day of action in the AIL promotion and relegation playoffs.
Here's the state of play as reigning champions Cork Con look to extend semi-final run
It is set to be a dramatic day of action in the Energia All-Ireland League.
Unbeaten runs on the line in Dublin derby while Cookies and Lansdowne clash again
Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the weekend’s domestic action.
Railway Union defend their AIL title in thrilling final against Blackrock
Earlier, Suttonians beat Galwegians in the Conference decider at Energia Park.
Table-topping Clontarf host Munsters and the rest of the weekend's AIL previews
Dave Mervyn looks ahead to all of the weekend’s action in the Energia Men’s All-Ireland League.
Trinity boost top four hopes with brilliant win at Young Munster
Dave Mervyn rounds up all the day’s action in the All-Ireland League.
'They would go to war when they were down against the Limerick clubs'
St Mary’s became the first club from outside Munster to win the AIL in 2000.
Lansdowne call on Leinster stars plus the rest of this weekend's AIL previews
Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the latest round of fixtures.
All time
Table-topping Young Munster host Clontarf and this weekend's AIL previews
Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the weekend’s domestic action.
'Innocent days and the craic was mighty': Celebrating 30 years of the All-Ireland League
Cork Constitution’s John O’Mahony, father of Munster captain Peter, features in a new documentary produced by the AIL’s title sponsors, Energia.
Lansdowne host Young Munster at the Aviva Stadium and this weekend's AIL previews
Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the action from the men’s Division 1A and 1B.
The AIL is finally back after a long, long wait
Cork Con will be aiming to pick up where they left off in Division 1A.
How the AIL's inaugural season created a superstar and the modern Munster
Three decades on from Cork Con’s triumph in the first AIL, Garry Doyle reflects on the impact that season had on Irish rugby.
IRFU cancel All-Ireland leagues for 2020-21 season due to Covid-19
The women’s interprovincial series has also been cancelled.
Modified club rugby season to kick off in September
‘A specific date will not be issued until further clarity is available and will remain subject to change.’
'From the kick-off, they decided to start a schemozzle. That suited us'
Ger Earls was a key part of Young Munster’s AIL success in 1993 after joining from Thomond.
'They can look back with pride... their effort wasn't null and void'
Defending champions Cork Con ended an unbeaten season with 14 wins from 14 in the AIL.
Limerick derby kicks-off another busy weekend of AIL action on Friday night
Meanwhile, table-toppers Cork Con visit struggling Dublin University.
Leaders Cork Con extend their 100% campaign, and the rest of the weekend's AIL action
Wins for Dublin University, Garryowen, Young Munster and UCD in Division 1A this weekend.
AIL influence serves Ireland U20s well as McNamara looks for more
“Without it, the 20s would be in serious strife”
Bradley outlines frustration with IFA over rejection of all-island league
The Shamrock Rovers manager believes the association should have been more open to the idea.
Two tries from Poland help UCC stay top of the table, while Cork Con outgun Lansdowne
Catch up on all of Saturday’s action from the All-Ireland League.
Munster derby the headline act on opening weekend of All-Ireland League season
The 2019/20 Energia All-Ireland League gets underway this weekend.
Friday nights and double-headers feature strongly in next season's AIL fixture list
The new campaign gets underway on 4 October.
AIL players link up with Leinster as Cullen boosts pre-season squad
Tony Ryan, Rowan Osborne and David Aspil have been training with Leo Cullen’s squad.
Two November Tests and extended inter-pros in Ireland Women's 13-month plan
The plan aims to have Ireland in ideal shape for the World Cup Qualifiers in September 2020.
FAI open to All-Ireland league 'if it's the right thing for clubs'
Kieran Lucid’s plan received positive feedback at a two-day National League strategic planning convention at the weekend.
IRFU secures new five-year sponsorship deal for All-Ireland League
Energia are also coming on board to sponsor the Women’s AIL on a long-term agreement.
Cork Con bullish approaching AIL final with revamped style and 'Stockdale 2.0' in Sean French
Entering their fourth consecutive final, the Cork club look in rude attacking health.
Clontarf end Lansdowne's AIL reign to book Aviva Stadium return
Cork Con host Dublin University in the second semi-final on Sunday.