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#Colin O'Riordan

# colin-oriordan - Thursday 26 March, 2020

'People are saying ‘Wake me up when it’s 2021'' - Colin O'Riordan's strange season in Sydney

The Tipperary native and his Sydney Swans team-mates have had plenty to contend with this year.

# colin-oriordan - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

'He’s gone to another level': Colin O'Riordan rewarded with new contract at Sydney Swans

Former Tipperary dual star has impressed since making his senior Swans debut.

# colin-oriordan - Friday 10 May, 2019

O'Riordan off the mark in AFL as former Tipp and Tyrone underage stars exchange big goals Belters This post contains videos

O'Riordan off the mark in AFL as former Tipp and Tyrone underage stars exchange big goals

Conor McKenna fired one home from way downtown in Essendon’s losing effort at Sydney.

# colin-oriordan - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Tipperary's O'Riordan recalled by Sydney Swans while Hanley and Tuohy return to starting sides in AFL

Irish players are back in the frame for this weekend’s AFL games.

# colin-oriordan - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Flying parents in, showing rugby stars around, making AFL debuts - Irish duo's Aussie Rules progress

Kilkenny’s Darragh Joyce and and Tipperary’s Colin O’Riordan have both hit a milestone in recent weeks.

# colin-oriordan - Sunday 15 July, 2018

Former Tipperary footballer impresses on Aussie Rules debut Potential This post contains videos

Former Tipperary footballer impresses on Aussie Rules debut

Colin O’Riordan has received praise after making his first AFL appearance earlier today.

# colin-oriordan - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Tipperary's O'Riordan set to make AFL debut on Sunday for Sydney Swans

O’Riordan first joined the Sydney Swans in October 2015.

# colin-oriordan - Thursday 22 March, 2018

'He tells it as it is and there’s no bullshit with him' - Tipp's O'Riordan aims for AFL breakthrough

Colin O’Riordan is aiming to progress this season.

# colin-oriordan - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Signed up in Sydney - Tipperary star O'Riordan secures new Aussie Rules contract

He’ll remain with the Sydney Swans until the end of 2019.

# colin-oriordan - Monday 20 February, 2017

Former Tipperary star Colin O'Riordan made his senior debut for the Sydney Swans yesterday

The 21-year-old wore number 38 in his first game for the AFL club.

# colin-oriordan - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

O’Riordan's AFL dream on hold after breaking bone in his back and puncturing lung

The Tipp native endured a gruelling four-day car journey through the Australian desert after the incident.

# colin-oriordan - Thursday 21 January, 2016

'He’s a massive competitor which fits in really well with AFL football'

Tipperary’s Colin O’Riordan is adapting well to life at Sydney Swans.

# colin-oriordan - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Tipperary's Colin O'Riordan has given his first interview since moving Down Under

“It’s a new game and I want to show everyone I can adapt to it.”

# colin-oriordan - Sunday 15 November, 2015

'To be playing in the Grand Final over there, that's the dream I have going over'

Tipperary’s Colin O’Riordan is preparing for a new life in Australia after signing a two-year international rookie contract with the Sydney Swans.

# colin-oriordan - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

'I'm convinced he'll make a serious name for himself in Australia' - Quinlivan

Michael Quinlivan has backed his former teammate Colin O’Riordan to be a smash hit Down Under.

# colin-oriordan - Thursday 15 October, 2015

'Hopefully we can find a few more Colin O'Riordans and drive on from there'

Peter Acheson is wishing his former Tipperary teammate all the best as he pursues AFL dream.

# colin-oriordan - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Tipperary lose Colin O'Riordan as dual star signs AFL contract

Darragh Joyce, meanwhile, is hopeful of securing a deal in Australia too.

# colin-oriordan - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Professional dream moves a step closer for Kilkenny and Tipperary All-Ireland winners

Colin O’Riordan and Darragh Joyce are in Melbourne for key trials.

# colin-oriordan - Saturday 12 September, 2015

'It's a massive blow for Tipp but I have no doubt that he will make it in Australia'

Tipperary football legend Declan Browne has backed Colin O’Riordan to be a smash hit Down Under.

# colin-oriordan - Saturday 18 July, 2015

Tipperary's big chance to make a huge football statement against Tyrone

The sides clash at Semple Stadium on Saturday.

# colin-oriordan - Monday 15 June, 2015

Colin O'Riordan's brother given all clear after being knocked out in action for Tipp yesterday

Alan O’Riordan is recovering from a sickening clash of heads against Kerry in yesterday’s Munster junior football semi-final.

# colin-oriordan - Saturday 13 June, 2015

6 talking points ahead of the Munster football semi-finals

It’s decision time in the last four of the provincial series.

# colin-oriordan - Friday 12 June, 2015

After landing U21 football award, Tipperary star set for U21 hurling campaign

Colin O’Riordan was voted the best U21 footballer for 2015 last year.

# colin-oriordan - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Tipperary will find out later today if Colin O'Riordan can play against Kerry

Colin O’Riordan remains an injury doubt for the Premier.

# colin-oriordan - Monday 1 June, 2015

Tipperary's 19-year-old colossus is an injury doubt ahead of Kerry showdown

Colin O’Riordan hobbled out of yesterday’s Munster senior football quarter-final victory over Waterford.

# colin-oriordan - Saturday 30 May, 2015

7 Tipperary U21s set to star on the senior stage this summer

These rising young Premier County stars look set to make their mark.

# colin-oriordan - Saturday 2 May, 2015

'Colin is a legend to me - he is a tremendous example to young people' - Tipperary's U21 leader

Manager Tommy Toomey lauds his captain before tomorrow’s All-Ireland final.

# colin-oriordan - Friday 1 May, 2015

Here's the 15 Tipperary players that will try to make All-Ireland U21 football history

Tipperary take on Tyrone in Saturday’s final in Parnell Park.

# colin-oriordan - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

An All-Ireland champion at 15, the Mayo nightmare of 2012 and concussion concerns

Colin O’Riordan captains Tipperary in next Saturday’s All-Ireland U21 football final.

# colin-oriordan - Thursday 23 April, 2015

The story behind this lovely tribute by Tipperary and Dublin players to Dave Billings

Dublin and Tipperary players gathered to remember the Dublin GAA stalwart in Tullamore last Saturday.

# colin-oriordan - Friday 10 April, 2015

'I knew I was never going to miss it' - Tipp U21 captain's determination to play after injury

Colin O’Riordan helped the Premier team to glory in last night’s final against Cork.

# colin-oriordan - Monday 30 March, 2015

Tipperary teen footballer in 'good spirits' following worrying neck injury against Sligo

Over 92 minutes were played in Tipp v Sligo yesterday.

# colin-oriordan - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Over 92 minutes needed to finish Tipp Sligo game after Colin O'Riordan suffers injury

Colin O’Riordan’s injury led to a huge delay at Semple Stadium

# colin-oriordan - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

'If you love something you don’t just pack it in' - why this Tipp player chose football over hurling

Colin O’Riordan is a highly talented dual player in the Premier County.

# colin-oriordan - Friday 1 August, 2014

9 footballers we'll miss not seeing in action for the rest of the GAA season

The All-Ireland quarter-finals start this weekend but some of the stars of 2014 will be watching on for August and September.

# colin-oriordan - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Tipp manager adamant minor footballers have proven their credentials

David Power hailed the consistently high standards that his ground-breaking side have adopted after their latest victory in last Sunday’s Munster final.