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#Brendan Macken

# brendan-macken - Monday 27 August, 2018

Irish centre Brendan Macken set to join Declan Kidney's London Irish

The former Leinster midfielder has spent the summer with Leicester Tigers.

# brendan-macken - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Irish centre Brendan Macken to leave Wasps at end of season

The 26-year-old has been with the Premiership club for three years.

# brendan-macken - Monday 5 March, 2018

McMahon stars in Pro D2, Butler returns for Pau and all the exiles action

Donnacha Ryan’s Racing 92 closed the gap to leaders Montpellier in the Top 14.

# brendan-macken - Friday 31 March, 2017

Former Leinster man included in star-studded Wasps backline for Aviva quarter-final

Jimmy Gopperth lines out at inside centre while prop Marty Moore will start the game among the replacements.

# brendan-macken - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Wasps back Moore to win more Ireland caps after excellent early impact

Meanwhile, Dai Young will do his best to keep Irish centre Brendan Macken happy.

# brendan-macken - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Danny Cipriani's return home to Wasps has been officially confirmed

The 28-year-old first played for the club as a teenager.

# brendan-macken - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Ex-Leinster centre Macken signs new deal with Premiership side Wasps

The 24-year-old joined Dai Young’s squad last summer.

# brendan-macken - Thursday 12 November, 2015

'To line up alongside Gordon D'Arcy and Brian O'Driscoll was unbelievable'

Brendan Macken has settled into life at Wasps after leaving home province Leinster.

# brendan-macken - Friday 22 May, 2015

Wasps could play with an Irish centre pairing next season after confirming 4 new signings Buzzing This post contains videos

Wasps could play with an Irish centre pairing next season after confirming 4 new signings

Dai Young has recruited two Dubliners with a 10-year age gap.

# brendan-macken - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Leinster's Brendan Macken joins Gloucester on loan

The centre moves to the Aviva Premiership side until the end of the season.

# brendan-macken - Monday 2 June, 2014

'We went to Zebre and played in front of three people' - Gopperth praises squad effort

The Leinster out-half believes Noel Reid and Brendan Macken have given fans a glimpse of the midfield future.

# brendan-macken - Friday 28 March, 2014

VIDEO: This is what it's like to get smashed by Leinster rugby players

A braver soul than us takes on the challenge.

# brendan-macken - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Leinster rugby stars pay Donnybrook visit as Blackrock overpower Newbridge

‘Rock had too much pace and power for the Kildare side to advance to the Leinster School Senior Cup final.

# brendan-macken - Sunday 20 October, 2013

Macken confident he walked tall in O'Driscoll's Heineken Cup shoes

Jimmy Gopperth, meanwhile, endeared himself to Castres ahead of the 2014 rematch.

# brendan-macken - Thursday 10 October, 2013

O'Driscoll 'unlikely' to feature against Ospreys

Brendan Macken is primed for his first Heineken Cup start on Saturday evening.

# brendan-macken - Monday 26 August, 2013

Next generation ready to carry the flag declares Leinster's Jordi Murphy

The back-row believes summer victories for Ireland and the Irish Lions will benefit the Pro12 champions.

# brendan-macken - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Fitzgerald and Macken ready to lighten O'Driscoll's Leinster load

Matt O’Connor may yet bring in an extra body but the current playing staff feel they are ready to step up.

# brendan-macken - Saturday 29 December, 2012

As it happened: Leinster v Connacht, RaboDirect Pro12

The Mike McCarthy signing added some spice to this interprovincial clash.

# brendan-macken - Monday 26 November, 2012

Pro12: Team of the week

Two defeats and squeaky wins for Leinster and Ulster but some players shone through the morass.

# brendan-macken - Sunday 4 November, 2012

As it happened: Ospreys v Leinster, RaboDirect PRO12

We went minute-by-minute, as a youthful Leinster side took on Ospreys.

# brendan-macken - Thursday 27 September, 2012

The YouTube Top 10: Because Ryle Nugent impressions are even better than the real thing Going Viral This post contains videos

The YouTube Top 10: Because Ryle Nugent impressions are even better than the real thing

Also featuring a hilarious parody mocking the NFL refs.

# brendan-macken - Friday 17 August, 2012

Leinster name experimental side to face Northampton

Jordan Coghlan makes his first start, as Joe Schmidt names a youthful-looking team.

# brendan-macken - Friday 24 February, 2012

Schmidt names star-stripped side for Glasgow mission

The young pairing of Brendan Macken and Colm O’Shea start again in midfield when Leinster travel to Firhill tomorrow night.

# brendan-macken - Friday 30 December, 2011

Nacewa back in starting XV for Leinster's trip west

Both Connacht and Leinster have named their sides for tomorrow’s meeting in Galway.

# brendan-macken - Monday 20 June, 2011

Defeat of Scottish lands semi-final place for Ireland U20s

Ireland beat Scotland 30-13 to record their first victory of the tournament.