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#Declan Kidney

# declan-kidney - Friday 31 July, 2020

Declan Kidney adds another experienced Wallaby to his London Irish squad

Rob Simmons will depart the NSW Waratahs at the end of the Super Rugby AU season to move to England.

# declan-kidney - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

'Without the Munster fans, we are nothing. Without them, we play for nothing'

Freddie Pucciariello won two Heineken Cups and a Magners League with the southern province.

# declan-kidney - Monday 15 July, 2019

Kidney's London Irish returning to Cork for pre-season friendly with Munster

The newly-promoted Premiership club are a regular feature on the southern province’s pre-season fixture list.

# declan-kidney - Monday 20 May, 2019

Kidney adds another marquee signing to London Irish squad for next season

Ruan Botha has signed for the Premiership club on a six-month contract.

# declan-kidney - Saturday 11 May, 2019

The unsung Irishman who has been at the heart of Saracens' transformation

The unsung Irishman who has been at the heart of Saracens' transformation

Philip Morrow joined the English club soon after Mark McCall was promoted to director of rugby.

# declan-kidney - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Another day, another international signed by London Irish as Wallabies lock moves to Exiles

Declan Kidney and Les Kiss are adding Test pedigree throughout their squad.

# declan-kidney - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

All Blacks wing Naholo joins SOB and Jackson in signing for London Irish

Declan Kidney welcomed the addition of a ‘top-class player.’

# declan-kidney - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

London Irish confirm signing of Paddy Jackson

The out-half will play in England after a year in France.

# declan-kidney - Friday 19 April, 2019

Ian Keatley kicks two conversions as Kidney's London Irish are promoted back to Gallagher Premiership

A bonus point victory against Richmond secured the Exiles return to the top flight on Friday.

# declan-kidney - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

'There's been a few tears shed' - O'Brien hopes to play for Ireland after move

The 32-year-old will join London Irish after this year’s World Cup.

# declan-kidney - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Back to the capital for Kidney's London Irish as new home venue plans confirmed

The Exiles will leave Reading’s Madejski Stadium to share with Brentford from the start of the 2020/21 season.

# declan-kidney - 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.

# declan-kidney - Thursday 16 August, 2018

O'Donnell leads Munster for clash with Kidney's London Irish in Cork

JJ Hanrahan is first up in Munster’s number 10 shirt tomorrow night.

# declan-kidney - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

'I look down the back of the bus and there’s Claw, fag in his mouth, puffing away!'

Australian second row John Langford had a major influence on Munster during his three years with the province.

# declan-kidney - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Declan Kidney's London Irish to meet Munster in Cork for pre-season

Johann van Graan’s men will then face Exeter Chiefs before the new campaign begins.

# declan-kidney - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Declan Kidney appointed London Irish director of rugby

The former Ireland head coach has made a big impact since arriving at the club in March.

# declan-kidney - Monday 9 April, 2018

Kidney's London Irish win, Madigan and Bristol promoted, and all the exiles action

London Irish and Bristol may still be swapping places next season.

# declan-kidney - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Kidney and Kiss suffer defeat but pick up two points in thrilling first game at Irish

Gloucester recovered a 17-0 early deficit to seal victory at the Madejski Stadium.

# declan-kidney - Thursday 22 March, 2018

'I'm just delighted to be back in the game'

Former Ireland coach Declan Kidney gave his first press conference as technical consultant at London Irish today.

Director of rugby Nick Kennedy leaves London Irish after Kidney-Kiss appointment

Kiss and Kidney had been expected to work alongside the young director of rugby.

# declan-kidney - Friday 9 March, 2018

London Irish confirm Declan Kidney as technical consultant, Les Kiss takes reins as head coach

Kidney has signed a three-year deal with the club, replacing Brendan Venter who has been released from his part-time contract with immediate effect.

'It's good to see' - O'Mahony pleased by Kidney and Kiss to London Irish reports Pom

'It's good to see' - O'Mahony pleased by Kidney and Kiss to London Irish reports

The Munster captain has worked under both coaches.

# declan-kidney - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Kidney and Kiss to join London Irish - reports

The pair previously worked together in the Irish set-up.

# declan-kidney - Thursday 2 February, 2017

'I went to my father's shed, put my foot in a vice and cut off my cast with a hacksaw to go train'

David Corkery was voted as Ireland’s Player of the Tournament at the 1995 World Cup but professional rugby proved an unforgiving environment for the Corkman.

# declan-kidney - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Murray: Playing with ROG, Wally, Hayes and Fla at Munster was huge for me

Ireland’s scrum-half recalls being flung into the international arena for the last World Cup.

# declan-kidney - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

ROG won the Senior Cup 20 years ago today and tweeted out a brilliant photo to celebrate it

O’Gara shared a photo of the ’95 cup-winning team featuring a few guys we know well.

# declan-kidney - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Declan Kidney won't be taking over as head coach of London Irish

The Premiership club have confirmed the appointment of Tom Coventry ahead of next season.

# declan-kidney - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Declan Kidney is apparently the favourite for a head coaching job in the Aviva Premiership

The former Ireland boss is reportedly in the running to take over at London Irish.

# declan-kidney - Saturday 22 November, 2014

It's been six years since one of the most depressing days Irish rugby has ever had

Ireland vs Argentina was the low point that was immediately followed by some intense highs.

# declan-kidney - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Quinlan, Galwey and Wallace remember Munster’s road to Twickenham 15 years on

Fifteen years ago, Munster started to believe.

# declan-kidney - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Does Ian Keatley have what it takes to become a top-class fly-half?

Stuart Barnes, Alan Quinlan and Paul Wallace discuss whether the Munster number 10 can step up to the next level.

# declan-kidney - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Ireland's incredible journey from Roman ruins to Six Nations champions Some Year This post contains videos

Ireland's incredible journey from Roman ruins to Six Nations champions

Joe Schmidt took over a side that had fallen to their lowest world ranking spot and turned them into Europe-beaters.

# declan-kidney - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Foley: 'If you don't have the core skills, there's no point in having an overall philosophy'

The Munster head coach-to-be discusses his coaching beliefs and the challenges that await.

# declan-kidney - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

No room for Kidney as director in Munster structure -- Fitzgerald

The Munster CEO suggested that ‘common sense’ would make Anthony Foley the favourite to replace Rob Penney.

# declan-kidney - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Here are the leading candidates to replace Rob Penney at Munster

Anthony Foley is the current front-runner but a host of familiar faces will be lining up for the top job.

# declan-kidney - Thursday 30 January, 2014

6 stats to sum up how bad Ireland were in last year's 6 Nations

This time last year, Ireland were the best at nothing and the worst at plenty.

# declan-kidney - Sunday 5 January, 2014

'If ROG has your trust, he has your back': Meet the men who put O'Gara's life on film

Four years after they began scrutinising the final chapter of Ronan O’Gara’s career, we caught up with the filmmakers who made ‘ROG’.

# declan-kidney - Thursday 2 January, 2014

17 things we learned from tonight’s Ronan O’Gara documentary

RTE One gave a fascinating insight into the legendary Munster and Ireland out-half.

# declan-kidney - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Poll: What was the biggest sports story of 2013? Showstoppers This post contains a poll

Poll: What was the biggest sports story of 2013?

From Lance Armstrong’s admissions to BOD & ROG axings and Fergie’s retirement, it has been a year jam-packed with great sporting tales.

# declan-kidney - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Interview: Paddy Jackson wouldn't change a thing about 2013

Youth is not wasted on Ulster’s out-half.

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