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#Eoin O'Malley

# eoin-omalley - Sunday 28 July, 2019

'There's no question I would have loved another few years in rugby'
# Chubbo
# Chubbo

'There's no question I would have loved another few years in rugby'

Jul 28th 2019, 8:00 AM 46,725 Views 6 Comments

Eoin O’Malley was forced to retire at 25 but has made a success of life post-rugby.

# eoin-omalley - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

'It seemed silly at the time': How a 2014 Supreme Court ruling led to record levels of spoiled votes this year
# Invalid
From TheJournal.ie
# Invalid

'It seemed silly at the time': How a 2014 Supreme Court ruling led to record levels of spoiled votes this year

May 28th 2019, 7:30 PM 34,707 Views 35 Comments

More than 4% of European election votes were deemed invalid this year.

# eoin-omalley - Friday 2 October, 2015

A clitoris and Jeremy Corbyn were mentioned on UTV Ireland's news and nobody noticed
# The Clit One News
From The Daily Edge
# The Clit One News

A clitoris and Jeremy Corbyn were mentioned on UTV Ireland's news and nobody noticed

Oct 2nd 2015, 5:44 PM 4,571 Views 1 Comment

Thorough analysis of the situation.

# eoin-omalley - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Heaslip: Emotional Eoin O'Malley speech spurred Leinster to victory
# Inspiration
# Inspiration

Heaslip: Emotional Eoin O'Malley speech spurred Leinster to victory

Jun 1st 2014, 3:17 PM 10,157 Views 3 Comments

The Blues captain says his team’s title success is down to the entire squad and academy players.

# eoin-omalley - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Farewell - 12 rugby stars who called it a day in 2013
# Retirements
# Retirements

Farewell - 12 rugby stars who called it a day in 2013

Dec 26th 2013, 11:00 AM 6,095 Views 2 Comments

Ronan O’Gara’s retirement was expected but Leinster fans were shocked when Isa Nacewa headed back to New Zealand.

# eoin-omalley - Monday 26 August, 2013

30% of Irish rugby players retiring from injury are under 30
# Hefty Blows
# Hefty Blows

30% of Irish rugby players retiring from injury are under 30

Aug 26th 2013, 3:00 PM 11,168 Views 52 Comments

Eoin O’Malley’s decision to hang up his boots has brought player welfare into focus again.

# eoin-omalley - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Column: 'Test breakthrough was definitely coming for Eoin O'Malley'
# Early Retirement
# Early Retirement

Column: 'Test breakthrough was definitely coming for Eoin O'Malley'

Aug 21st 2013, 8:00 AM 8,911 Views 6 Comments

Former Leinster and Ireland hooker Shane Byrne believes the retired rugby player would have been a quality Ireland international.

# eoin-omalley - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

‘O’Malley was about to be great, an heir to Brian O’Driscoll’s number 13 jersey’
# Reaction
# Reaction

‘O’Malley was about to be great, an heir to Brian O’Driscoll’s number 13 jersey’

Aug 20th 2013, 5:38 PM 16,948 Views 20 Comments

Leinster centre forced to retire at the age of 25 with a knee injury.

O'Driscoll reacts to 'absolutely brutal' news of O'Malley's retirement
# Diverging Paths
# Diverging Paths

O'Driscoll reacts to 'absolutely brutal' news of O'Malley's retirement

Aug 20th 2013, 1:31 PM 7,278 Views 20 Comments

Former provincial teammate Fionn Carr also paid tribute to the 25-year-old after his career was cut short through injury.

Leinster's Eoin O'Malley forced to retire after long-standing knee injury
# Big Loss
# Big Loss

Leinster's Eoin O'Malley forced to retire after long-standing knee injury

Aug 20th 2013, 12:26 PM 3,244 Views 7 Comments

The 25-year-old played 54 times for the Blues and was capped on three occasions by Ireland Wolfhounds.

# eoin-omalley - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Fianna Fáil proposes referendum to reduce government control of Dáil agenda
# Political Reform
From TheJournal.ie
# Political Reform

Fianna Fáil proposes referendum to reduce government control of Dáil agenda

Aug 4th 2013, 8:00 AM 4,204 Views 59 Comments

The opposition party released a policy discussion document this week which proposes a raft of reforms to the way the Irish parliament does business.

# eoin-omalley - Sunday 21 April, 2013

'Not fit for purpose?' Why the Dáil's party whip system may need reform
# Dáil Reform
From TheJournal.ie
# Dáil Reform

'Not fit for purpose?' Why the Dáil's party whip system may need reform

Apr 21st 2013, 8:00 AM 9,598 Views 36 Comments

The whip system – where TDs must vote with their party position or risk expulsion – is the subject of some debate in political circles but immediate reform, ahead of potentially divisive abortion debate, appears unlikely.

# eoin-omalley - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

Pro12: O'Malley happy to pass nervy test on comeback trail
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# 13

Pro12: O'Malley happy to pass nervy test on comeback trail

Feb 20th 2013, 8:30 AM 1,191 Views 1 Comment

The 24-year-old is on the way back to the top after a long injury lay-off.

# eoin-omalley - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Heineken Cup: O'Malley, Kearney back in the mix for 'must-win' Clermont clash
# Pool 5
# Pool 5

Heineken Cup: O'Malley, Kearney back in the mix for 'must-win' Clermont clash

Dec 11th 2012, 4:30 PM 1,267 Views 3 Comments

Leinster’s backline problems are easing slightly, but defeat on Saturday could end their defence of the European crown.

# eoin-omalley - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Rejigs and highlight reels for depleted Leinster backline
# Clermont Next
# Clermont Next

Rejigs and highlight reels for depleted Leinster backline

Dec 2nd 2012, 12:31 PM 1,166 Views 0 Comments

Joe Schmidt, though, reserved much of his praise for Kevin McLaughlin and Isaac Boss.

# eoin-omalley - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Schmidt plans Heineken Cup comebacks for O'Driscoll and Kearney
# On Track
# On Track

Schmidt plans Heineken Cup comebacks for O'Driscoll and Kearney

Nov 27th 2012, 1:14 PM 3,580 Views 0 Comments

The duo are on course for January returns and crucial matches against Scarlets and Exeter.

# eoin-omalley - Monday 5 November, 2012

Pro12: Leinster coach Joe Schmidt 'massively frustrated' after fourth straight loss to Ospreys
# Hoodoo
# Hoodoo

Pro12: Leinster coach Joe Schmidt 'massively frustrated' after fourth straight loss to Ospreys

Nov 5th 2012, 12:07 PM 1,182 Views 0 Comments

The New Zealander was unhappy with his side as they failed to score for 72 minutes after taking a 10-0 lead.

# eoin-omalley - Saturday 3 November, 2012

What do the children's referendum posters mean?
# Referendum
From TheJournal.ie
# Referendum

What do the children's referendum posters mean?

Nov 3rd 2012, 9:15 AM 9,826 Views 39 Comments

What messages are the children’s referendum posters trying to get across and do they work? We asked the experts…

# eoin-omalley - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Pro12: Eoin O’Malley looking to pick up where he left off with Leinster
# Pro12
# Pro12

Pro12: Eoin O’Malley looking to pick up where he left off with Leinster

Oct 30th 2012, 8:01 PM 1,100 Views 0 Comments

The huge loss of Brian O’Driscoll has been softened somewhat by the return of the young centre.

Michael Bent may start for Leinster ahead of Ireland's November Series
# New Guy
# New Guy

Michael Bent may start for Leinster ahead of Ireland's November Series

Oct 30th 2012, 4:00 PM 1,827 Views 0 Comments

The Kiwi prop looks set to feature against Ospreys in an effort to give him some crucial game-time.

# eoin-omalley - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Prolonged: Rob Kearney set to remain sidelined as D'Arcy returns for Leinster
# Team News
# Team News

Prolonged: Rob Kearney set to remain sidelined as D'Arcy returns for Leinster

Oct 18th 2012, 3:51 PM 1,005 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, there is better news for the younger of the Kearney brothers.

# eoin-omalley - Friday 3 August, 2012

Column: Why are people supporting Seán Quinn? Well, it’s an Irish tradition
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Column: Why are people supporting Seán Quinn? Well, it’s an Irish tradition

Aug 3rd 2012, 7:00 AM 510 Views 120 Comments

We might find the rallies in support of Seán Quinn shocking – but there are simple reasons for it, writes Eoin O’Malley.

# eoin-omalley - Monday 14 May, 2012

Lucky for some: O'Driscoll fit for final but O'Malley out for six months
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# 13

Lucky for some: O'Driscoll fit for final but O'Malley out for six months

May 14th 2012, 12:29 PM 1,933 Views 8 Comments

Leinster’s leading centre is fully expecting to start this Saturday, but his understudy has been dealt a major blow.

# eoin-omalley - Saturday 5 May, 2012

In pictures: Leinster Rugby hits Stephen's Green
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# Awwww

In pictures: Leinster Rugby hits Stephen's Green

May 5th 2012, 3:35 PM 4,886 Views 1 Comment

Isaac Boss, Richardt Strauss and Fergus McFadden were among the stars in attendance at this afternoon’s open training session.

# eoin-omalley - Monday 16 April, 2012

Leinster troops fit for Ulster derby
# Pro12
# Pro12

Leinster troops fit for Ulster derby

Apr 16th 2012, 4:59 PM 358 Views 0 Comments

Gordon D’Arcy, Eoin O’Malley and Jamie Hagan are all fit for selection ahead of Leinster’s trip to Ravenhill on Friday evening.

# eoin-omalley - Monday 30 January, 2012

Training Day: Wolfhounds added to Ireland's Six Nations camp
# Six Nations
# Six Nations

Training Day: Wolfhounds added to Ireland's Six Nations camp

Jan 30th 2012, 1:38 PM 753 Views 0 Comments

Declan Kidney has announced a 32-man squad for the second week of Ireland’s Six Nations training camp.

# eoin-omalley - Friday 27 January, 2012

Column: Nobody likes the party whips – but our democracy needs them
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Column: Nobody likes the party whips – but our democracy needs them

Jan 27th 2012, 7:30 AM 796 Views 36 Comments

TDs are often blamed for toeing their party line, writes Eoin O’Malley, but the alternatives would be even worse.

# eoin-omalley - Thursday 1 September, 2011

Leinster, Munster and Ulster announce teams for RaboDirect openers
# It Begins
# It Begins

Leinster, Munster and Ulster announce teams for RaboDirect openers

Sep 1st 2011, 4:25 PM 254 Views 0 Comments

The competition starts on Friday, with the Irish provinces including a number of experienced players in their line-ups.

# eoin-omalley - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

New political initiative plans citizens’ assembly to ‘renew democracy’ From TheJournal.ie
Live Apr 12th 2011, 11:03 AM

New political initiative plans citizens’ assembly to ‘renew democracy’

# eoin-omalley - Thursday 24 March, 2011

Leinster boosted by new deals for Ross, Ruddock and O'Malley
# Signed Up
# Signed Up

Leinster boosted by new deals for Ross, Ruddock and O'Malley

Mar 24th 2011, 1:47 PM 233 Views 0 Comments

Signings are a shot in the arm for the province ahead of a hectic month of Magners League and Heineken Cup action.