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#Dan McFarland

# dan-mcfarland - Thursday 9 April, 2020

'He said: 'Why can you sprint when I blow the whistle but you can't sprint to chase a kick when you're tired?''

Darren Cave gives Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey an insight into how Dan McFarland has transformed Ulster.

# dan-mcfarland - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Andy Farrell's Ireland training against Ulster to keep sharp for Six Nations

Dan McFarland’s side will provide opposition at today’s session.

# dan-mcfarland - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

No snow days or viral videos as McFarland revs Ulster up for Pro14

The Ulster head coach is pushing for growth rather than targets as his side ramp up a challenge in two tournaments.

# dan-mcfarland - Sunday 19 January, 2020

'A lot of countries would choose Stuart McCloskey in their Six Nations squad'

Ulster boss Dan McFarland said the centre is ‘really disappointed’ after missing out.

# dan-mcfarland - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Addison, Stockdale, and The Cat impress as 'very happy' Ulster advance to quarters

Tom O’Toole suffered a rib injury in his side’s 22-15 win over Bath.

# dan-mcfarland - Friday 17 January, 2020

Addison fit for Ulster as Ireland call-up O'Toole starts at tighthead prop

Marty Moore misses out after limping off during last weekend’s defeat to Clermont.

# dan-mcfarland - Monday 6 January, 2020

Ulster ready to forget form as they move in for pool-deciding clash with Clermont

Dan McFarland’s men could book early passage to the quarter-finals if they can raid one of the great fortresses.

# dan-mcfarland - Saturday 28 December, 2019

Dan McFarland takes home comfort as Ulster reflect on unbeaten 2019 in Belfast

The northern province have not lost a game at Kingspan Stadium since October 2018.

# dan-mcfarland - Thursday 26 December, 2019

'If I was to describe the way we want to play it’s ‘collective speed''

Ulster head coach Dan McFarland has a keen interest in psychology.

# dan-mcfarland - Friday 13 December, 2019

Classy Cooney hammers home Six Nations claim as Ulster notch win away to Quins

The scrum-half provided 19 of Ulster’s points in a stunning display in London.

# dan-mcfarland - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Kiwi flyer Faddes comes into Ulster team to visit Harlequins tomorrow

Kieran Treadwell starts in the second row in the only other change to Dan McFarland’s starting XV.

# dan-mcfarland - Sunday 8 December, 2019

Ulster boss McFarland: 'I wouldn't consider us a top-eight team. We're definitely not there yet'

The head coach doesn’t see Ulster as one of Europe’s top-eight teams despite their promising position to qualify for the quarter-finals.

# dan-mcfarland - Friday 6 December, 2019

'He understands rugby mortality more than most' - Coetzee shining for Ulster

The South African was denied his shot at the World Cup but has bounced back once again with his province.

# dan-mcfarland - Friday 29 November, 2019

Ulster fired up to shake perception they have 'a bit of a soft underbelly'

Dan McFarland’s side have upfront and honest about their mental shortcomings in recent seasons.

# dan-mcfarland - Thursday 28 November, 2019

'The biggest thing people have to remember is that Jacob is a really young fella'

The Ireland and Ulster wing is 23-years-old and still striving to find consistency in his game.

# dan-mcfarland - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

McFarland embraces diversity to forge Ulster bond

Another false dawn, or the beginning of something special in Belfast?

# dan-mcfarland - Monday 25 November, 2019

'The training is next-level': Henderson loving the hunger instilled in McFarland's Ulster

‘It was coming from the players,” says McFarland of the highly-competitive training structure, “and then I just hammer them with it.”

# dan-mcfarland - Thursday 21 November, 2019

McFarland makes changes to Ulster team for visit of Clermont

The head coach has brought in four new faces from the team that beat Bath last Saturday.

# dan-mcfarland - Sunday 17 November, 2019

'We nearly tried to beat ourselves at the end' - Relief for Ulster after dramatic win

Ulster head coach Dan McFarland praised his players after defeating Bath in their Champions Cup opener.

# dan-mcfarland - Sunday 10 November, 2019

Defeat in Thomond still leaves Ulster primed for battle in Bath

‘We go from one European fortress to another.’

# dan-mcfarland - Sunday 6 October, 2019

'We didn't represent our squad the way we should': Ulster hammered in South Africa

It was a tough night for Dan McFarland’s side.

# dan-mcfarland - Saturday 5 October, 2019

Ulster thumped by Cheetahs on the road thanks to hat-trick from Volminkas

Dan McFarland’s side fell to a 63-26 defeat on Saturday night in Bloemfontein.

# dan-mcfarland - Monday 24 June, 2019

Ulster add former Leinster academy second row to squad for next season

David O’Connor joins his older brother Alan at Kingspan Stadium.

# dan-mcfarland - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Inches mentality the 'massive positive' as McFarland takes stock after first year as a head coach

The former Scotland forwards coach helped Ulster make massive strides forward this season.

# dan-mcfarland - Saturday 18 May, 2019

'I'm not sure even our best performance would have won. That's the best I've seen Glasgow play this year'

Ulster head coach Dan McFarland admits that his charges were simply defeated by a superior side in their Pro14 semi-final.

# dan-mcfarland - Thursday 16 May, 2019

'We could be on our sun loungers, but we’re playing play-off rugby' - McFarland eager for semi-final

Ulster will travel to Scotstoun to take on Glasgow Warriors on Friday.

# dan-mcfarland - Monday 6 May, 2019

McFarland's inside info 'pretty useful' for Ulster's semi-final in Glasgow

The northern province’s head coach was formerly an assistant with the Warriors.

# dan-mcfarland - Friday 3 May, 2019

Confident Connacht back 'feared' scrum but wary of Ulster 'menace' Coetzee

The inter-provincial Pro14 quarter-final in Belfast promises to be a cracker.

# dan-mcfarland - Saturday 13 April, 2019

McFarland thrilled as Ulster produce their best when they needed it most

The province booked a home Pro14 quarter-final with a big away win over Edinburgh last night.

# dan-mcfarland - Friday 5 April, 2019

Disappointing Ulster blown away by rampant Glasgow

Dan McFarland’s side now face a must-win game against Edinburgh next weekend after a heavy defeat at Scotstoun tonight.

# dan-mcfarland - Monday 1 April, 2019

Analysis: How outstanding Ulster almost shocked reigning champions Leinster

Dan McFarland’s side were brilliant but came up just short in Dublin on Saturday night.

# dan-mcfarland - Friday 29 March, 2019

Marshall 'ready to go' despite lay-off, but McFarland refuses to take boost from Sexton absence

The Ulster centre has been out for 10 months with a knee injury suffered in qualifying for this tournament.

# dan-mcfarland - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Springbok back row Coetzee commits his future to Ulster with new three-year deal

The 27-year-old has put his injury nightmare behind him this season.

# dan-mcfarland - Thursday 31 January, 2019

Ulster confirm signing of Wallabies and Brumbies lock Carter

The 29-year-old will join Dan McFarland’s side in the summer.

# dan-mcfarland - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Ulster secure forwards coach Grant as Peel extends contract

The 31-year-old will join Dan McFarland’s coaching staff next season.

# dan-mcfarland - Saturday 26 January, 2019

'That’s definitely a draw which felt like a loss' - Dan McFarland rues performance against Italians

Ulster grabbed something from the game late on last night.

# dan-mcfarland - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Nagle in the back row as Ulster gear up for crucial Pro14 clash

The northern province face Benetton in Belfast on Friday night.

# dan-mcfarland - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Ireland international Cooney the composed catalyst in Ulster's turnaround

Iain Henderson was man of the match for Ulster on his return from a thumb injury.

# dan-mcfarland - Monday 7 January, 2019

McFarland hopes Ulster's talented prospects 'learn a lot' from RDS experience

The northern province suffered another heavy inter-pro defeat, as their young side were taught a lesson by Leinster.

# dan-mcfarland - Sunday 6 January, 2019

'They're at a different stage to where we are': Ulster endure another difficult night

Dan McFarland’s side slip down to fifth in Conference B.

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