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#Fergus McFadden

# fergus-mcfadden - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

McFadden hit with 60 hours unpaid rugby community work over Covid-19 breach
# Punishment
# Punishment

McFadden hit with 60 hours unpaid rugby community work over Covid-19 breach

Dec 8th 2020, 5:07 PM 30,755 Views 17 Comments

13 Barbarians players in all have been suspended.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

McFadden set for last hurrah with the Barbarians against England on Sunday
# Baabaas
# Baabaas

McFadden set for last hurrah with the Barbarians against England on Sunday

Oct 21st 2020, 3:33 PM 9,448 Views 2 Comments

The 34-year-old is set for retirement but will feature this weekend in Twickenham.

# fergus-mcfadden - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Kearney and McFadden bid farewell to Leinster after superb service
# Stalwarts
# Stalwarts

Kearney and McFadden bid farewell to Leinster after superb service

Sep 22nd 2020, 4:00 PM 13,485 Views 10 Comments

The 34-year-old pair have had many great days with their native province.

# fergus-mcfadden - Saturday 12 September, 2020

'They are the best team mates you could possibly have'
# Parting Gift
# Parting Gift

'They are the best team mates you could possibly have'

Sep 12th 2020, 11:07 PM 17,685 Views 22 Comments

Man of the match Josh van der Flier explains why Leinster’s players decided to ask retiring heroes Rob Kearney and Fergus McFadden to lift the Pro14 trophy.

# fergus-mcfadden - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Leinster hopeful of McFadden return before contract expires
# Last Chapter
# Last Chapter

Leinster hopeful of McFadden return before contract expires

Aug 18th 2020, 10:47 AM 4,544 Views 3 Comments

The 34-year-old is set to retire from professional rugby in October.

# fergus-mcfadden - Monday 17 August, 2020

Big blow for Leinster's McFadden as injury rules him out for six weeks
# Cruel
# Cruel

Big blow for Leinster's McFadden as injury rules him out for six weeks

Aug 17th 2020, 3:11 PM 5,884 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, centre Conor O’Brien will be absent for several months.

# fergus-mcfadden - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Leinster announce 28 new contracts as Kearney and McFadden stay short-term
# New Deals
# New Deals

Leinster announce 28 new contracts as Kearney and McFadden stay short-term

Jun 25th 2020, 11:21 AM 10,638 Views 32 Comments

Joe Tomane’s departure has been officially confirmed.

# fergus-mcfadden - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Leinster and Ireland back Fergus McFadden to retire when the season ends
# Signing Off
# Signing Off

Leinster and Ireland back Fergus McFadden to retire when the season ends

May 3rd 2020, 3:00 PM 25,147 Views 44 Comments

As well as winning 34 Ireland caps, the versatile 33-year-old made 184 appearances for his province.

# fergus-mcfadden - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Leinster without McFadden for run-in after six-week ban for headbutt
# Sidelined
# Sidelined

Leinster without McFadden for run-in after six-week ban for headbutt

Updated May 2nd 2019, 8:20 PM 29,032 Views 98 Comments

Fergus McFadden’s hopes of working his way into a World Cup squad are also dented as the suspension will run to late August.

# fergus-mcfadden - Monday 29 April, 2019

McFadden a doubt for Leinster's run-in after citing for alleged headbutt
# Champions Cup
# Champions Cup

McFadden a doubt for Leinster's run-in after citing for alleged headbutt

Apr 29th 2019, 8:31 PM 12,531 Views 89 Comments

The wing appeared to head-butt Ulster’s Sean Reidy during the inter-pro loss in Belfast.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

McFadden focused on leaving injury woes behind him to kick on for Leinster
# Fit And Happy
# Fit And Happy

McFadden focused on leaving injury woes behind him to kick on for Leinster

Mar 20th 2019, 6:30 AM 4,839 Views 5 Comments

The 32-year-old has endured a difficult 12 months with hamstring trouble but is fit and ready to get back into Leo Cullen’s team.

# fergus-mcfadden - Thursday 7 March, 2019

Cheetahs prop handed eight-week ban for head hit on Fergus McFadden
# Banned
# Banned

Cheetahs prop handed eight-week ban for head hit on Fergus McFadden

Mar 7th 2019, 8:42 AM 7,855 Views 21 Comments

Disciplinary committee rules that Ox Nche’s reckless tackle deserved a red card.

# fergus-mcfadden - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Rob Kearney being monitored for shoulder issue as McFadden ruled out until March
# November Tests
# November Tests

Rob Kearney being monitored for shoulder issue as McFadden ruled out until March

Oct 30th 2018, 1:11 PM 7,632 Views 52 Comments

McFadden went under the knife at the weekend after suffering a serious knee injury.

# fergus-mcfadden - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

Concern for McFadden as Leinster winger suffers 'high grade' hamstring injury
# Injury Update
# Injury Update

Concern for McFadden as Leinster winger suffers 'high grade' hamstring injury

Oct 23rd 2018, 1:05 PM 7,029 Views 8 Comments

The 32-year-old is facing into a long-term layoff after sustaining the problem in training.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

'It wasn't dirty play from him... thankfully I finished the try off!'
# Cleared
# Cleared

'It wasn't dirty play from him... thankfully I finished the try off!'

Sep 5th 2018, 7:00 AM 13,513 Views 4 Comments

Fergus McFadden was unfortunate to miss Leinster’s finals last season but is fit and hungry again.

# fergus-mcfadden - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

'He's definitely got a big future ahead of him' - Leinster excited about Doris
# Talent
# Talent

'He's definitely got a big future ahead of him' - Leinster excited about Doris

Sep 4th 2018, 7:15 AM 12,551 Views 19 Comments

The 20-year-old made his first start for the province in last weekend’s win over Cardiff Blues.

# fergus-mcfadden - Monday 7 May, 2018

McFadden ruled out of Champions Cup final but McGrath and Murphy expected to be fit
# Injury Update
# Injury Update

McFadden ruled out of Champions Cup final but McGrath and Murphy expected to be fit

May 7th 2018, 1:20 PM 10,335 Views 49 Comments

The winger will miss the rest of the season with the hamstring injury he suffered in the semi-final defeat of Scarlets.

# fergus-mcfadden - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Lowe and McGrath set to miss out as Henshaw makes Leinster return
# Changes
# Changes

Lowe and McGrath set to miss out as Henshaw makes Leinster return

Apr 19th 2018, 8:21 PM 24,091 Views 40 Comments

Isa Nacewa looks likely to shift to the wing as Henshaw comes into the midfield.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

'I’d like to think someone like Jordan Larmour can learn a bit off me as well' - Fergus McFadden
# Fire In The Belly
# Fire In The Belly

'I’d like to think someone like Jordan Larmour can learn a bit off me as well' - Fergus McFadden

Apr 11th 2018, 7:00 AM 7,561 Views 15 Comments

The wing is a veteran of two European Cup wins and putting his experience to use as stars pop up around him.

# fergus-mcfadden - Saturday 17 February, 2018

'You heard the likes of Darce and Drico talking about it when you were in your mid-20s'
# Ferg
# Ferg

'You heard the likes of Darce and Drico talking about it when you were in your mid-20s'

Feb 17th 2018, 8:30 AM 17,225 Views 4 Comments

Fergus McFadden has been rejuvenated this season and has returned to the Ireland set-up.

# fergus-mcfadden - Friday 29 December, 2017

'I'm a Leinster player': McFadden keen to remain a one-club man as contract talks commence
# True Blue
# True Blue

'I'm a Leinster player': McFadden keen to remain a one-club man as contract talks commence

Dec 29th 2017, 7:45 AM 9,155 Views 17 Comments

The 31-year-old winger hopes to extend his stay with his home province but knows the years are running out.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

McFadden re-energised by young rivals after 'lost' days of injury and rehab
# Fergie Time
# Fergie Time

McFadden re-energised by young rivals after 'lost' days of injury and rehab

Apr 5th 2017, 7:00 AM 6,219 Views 3 Comments

“When you’re with the same squad for a long period of time, things can become a tiny bit stale.”

# fergus-mcfadden - Saturday 3 December, 2016

McFadden: Bonus points promise entertainment in 6 Nations, but much more work for coaches
# Bonus Time
# Bonus Time

McFadden: Bonus points promise entertainment in 6 Nations, but much more work for coaches

Dec 3rd 2016, 8:35 AM 4,743 Views 15 Comments

Fergus McFadden will be back running next week after ‘almost’ tearing his quad off the bone. Perfect timing for a new-look Six Nations.

# fergus-mcfadden - Monday 10 October, 2016

Leinster set to unleash Sean O'Brien this weekend but McFadden ruled out for months
# Injury Update
# Injury Update

Leinster set to unleash Sean O'Brien this weekend but McFadden ruled out for months

Oct 10th 2016, 3:02 PM 6,610 Views 7 Comments

Mixed news on the injury front for the eastern province.

# fergus-mcfadden - Monday 26 September, 2016

Sexton through comeback without a hitch as McFadden and Nagle resume full training
# Injury Update
# Injury Update

Sexton through comeback without a hitch as McFadden and Nagle resume full training

Sep 26th 2016, 1:44 PM 4,892 Views 20 Comments

The utility back picked up a thigh injury before the province’s sole defeat this season.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Cullen includes 7 internationals in first Leinster squad of the season
# Pre-Season
# Pre-Season

Cullen includes 7 internationals in first Leinster squad of the season

Aug 10th 2016, 7:10 PM 10,233 Views 9 Comments

The eastern province face Ulster in Navan this Saturday.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Leinster's McFadden suspended for three weeks for dangerous tackle
# Ban
# Ban

Leinster's McFadden suspended for three weeks for dangerous tackle

Apr 20th 2016, 4:03 PM 5,788 Views 19 Comments

The 29-year-old floored Damien Hoyland at the RDS last weekend.

# fergus-mcfadden - Sunday 17 April, 2016

McFadden cited for high hit in Edinburgh win
# Disciplinary Action
# Disciplinary Action

McFadden cited for high hit in Edinburgh win

Apr 17th 2016, 10:38 PM 8,814 Views 18 Comments

The Leinster winger will have a disciplinary hearing this week after the challenge on Damien Hoyland.

# fergus-mcfadden - Saturday 16 April, 2016

'It was definitely high' - McFadden escapes card for hit against Edinburgh
# Controversy
# Controversy

'It was definitely high' - McFadden escapes card for hit against Edinburgh

Apr 16th 2016, 2:11 PM 8,726 Views 25 Comments

The Leinster wing hammered into Damien Hoyland at the RDS.

# fergus-mcfadden - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

A day in the life: Leinster and Ireland rugby player Fergus McFadden
# A Day In The Life
# A Day In The Life

A day in the life: Leinster and Ireland rugby player Fergus McFadden

Jan 19th 2016, 9:30 PM 24,389 Views 11 Comments

What does it take to be a professional rugby player? We found out.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Leinster's Fergus McFadden handed three-week ban for stamp on Nathan White
# Bold Corner
# Bold Corner

Leinster's Fergus McFadden handed three-week ban for stamp on Nathan White

Jan 6th 2016, 4:39 PM 5,242 Views 17 Comments

The Ireland international accepted he committed an act of foul play.

# fergus-mcfadden - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Fergus McFadden cited for alleged stamp on former team-mate Nathan White
# Law And Order
# Law And Order

Fergus McFadden cited for alleged stamp on former team-mate Nathan White

Jan 3rd 2016, 5:30 PM 10,262 Views 14 Comments

The winger could miss out on Leinster’s trip to face Ospreys next weekend if found guilty.

# fergus-mcfadden - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Who might Ireland call up to replace Jared Payne in their World Cup squad?
# Candidates
# Candidates

Who might Ireland call up to replace Jared Payne in their World Cup squad?

Oct 10th 2015, 11:28 AM 19,223 Views 76 Comments

Andrew Trimble looks like the early favourite.

# fergus-mcfadden - Friday 9 October, 2015

'If Racing are going to say that he was cranky, maybe they need to look at themselves'
# High Standards
# High Standards

'If Racing are going to say that he was cranky, maybe they need to look at themselves'

Oct 9th 2015, 5:15 PM 9,287 Views 4 Comments

Fergus McFadden says he’s got no problems with Sexton’s on-pitch demeanour.

'It was almost like I was in a different club' - McFadden learning from Leinster's young guns
# Silver Linings
# Silver Linings

'It was almost like I was in a different club' - McFadden learning from Leinster's young guns

Oct 9th 2015, 3:00 PM 7,055 Views 4 Comments

Fergus McFadden says the World Cup has allowed Leinster’s youngsters to come out of their shell.

# fergus-mcfadden - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Schmidt: 'Some of those hours Trimble was coming to the World Cup with us'
# Back Three
# Back Three

Schmidt: 'Some of those hours Trimble was coming to the World Cup with us'

Sep 1st 2015, 2:39 PM 11,218 Views 18 Comments

The Ireland head coach said Felix Jones and Fergus McFadden also just missed out on inclusion.

Trimble, Moore and Jones among unlucky men to miss out on World Cup
# Omitted
# Omitted

Trimble, Moore and Jones among unlucky men to miss out on World Cup

Sep 1st 2015, 9:52 AM 9,650 Views 8 Comments

All of these Ireland internationals will remain on standby in the coming months.

# fergus-mcfadden - Friday 7 August, 2015

'Some guys won't make the plane, but you've got to die trying'
# Fergie Time
# Fergie Time

'Some guys won't make the plane, but you've got to die trying'

Aug 7th 2015, 8:15 PM 10,003 Views 41 Comments

Fergus McFadden won’t be dragged out of his positive mental state by speculation about squad cuts.

# fergus-mcfadden - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Fergus McFadden summed up Leinster's Champions Cup draw with one perfect tweet

Fergus McFadden summed up Leinster's Champions Cup draw with one perfect tweet

Jun 17th 2015, 3:40 PM 13,703 Views 12 Comments

Fine work from the Leinster man.

# fergus-mcfadden - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Another Leinster player needs surgery and has been ruled out for the rest of the season
# Blow
# Blow

Another Leinster player needs surgery and has been ruled out for the rest of the season

Apr 23rd 2015, 12:39 PM 7,140 Views 8 Comments

Marty Moore faces 12 weeks out, Leinster confirmed on Thursday.

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