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#Irish Abroad

# irish-abroad - Monday 18 January, 2021

Glasgow confirm signing of Ian Keatley until end of the season
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Glasgow confirm signing of Ian Keatley until end of the season

Mon 1:10 PM 8,569 Views 13 Comments

The experienced 33-year-old recently left Italian club Benetton.

# irish-abroad - Monday 4 January, 2021

Simon Zebo scores late winning try in the snow for Racing against Clermont
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Simon Zebo scores late winning try in the snow for Racing against Clermont

Jan 4th 2021, 9:08 AM 13,632 Views 7 Comments

The Cork man gathered Finn Russell’s cross-field kick to seal the victory.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 22 December, 2020

Irish lock Regan earns training contract with Super Rugby's Highlanders
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# Irish Abroad

Irish lock Regan earns training contract with Super Rugby's Highlanders

Dec 22nd 2020, 10:00 PM 12,259 Views 3 Comments

The 23-year-old was formerly part of the Ulster academy.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

US-qualified out-half Luke Carty signs for the Los Angeles Giltinis
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US-qualified out-half Luke Carty signs for the Los Angeles Giltinis

Dec 15th 2020, 11:57 AM 12,734 Views 13 Comments

The former Connacht academy man is now hoping to push his career forward in America.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 18 November, 2020

Referendum on vote in presidential elections among key priorities in new diaspora strategy
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Referendum on vote in presidential elections among key priorities in new diaspora strategy

Nov 18th 2020, 6:21 PM 17,605 Views 27 Comments

Addressing barriers facing emigrants who are returning home is another key commitment in the strategy.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 15 November, 2020

'Part of me was thinking, 'You're working in a Test match against the All Blacks''
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'Part of me was thinking, 'You're working in a Test match against the All Blacks''

Nov 15th 2020, 10:00 AM 42,571 Views 1 Comment

Cobh man Shane Lehane has joined the Wallabies set-up in recent months.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 14 November, 2020

'This is something to be grasped around the world, it could be a massive success'
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# 85s

'This is something to be grasped around the world, it could be a massive success'

Nov 14th 2020, 7:45 AM 10,702 Views 1 Comment

Irishman Declan Bannon coached the Eden Lizards to a national under 85kg rugby title in New Zealand.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Ex-Connacht men Adeolokun and McCabe secure new contracts with Bristol
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Ex-Connacht men Adeolokun and McCabe secure new contracts with Bristol

Nov 10th 2020, 11:17 AM 9,524 Views 4 Comments

The Irish pair have signed new one-year deals ahead of the 2020/21 campaign.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Exeter's Irish stalwarts victorious but Simon Zebo superb in defeat for Racing
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Exeter's Irish stalwarts victorious but Simon Zebo superb in defeat for Racing

Oct 17th 2020, 8:08 PM 14,375 Views 12 Comments

Gareth Steenson and Ian Whitten have been key men in the English club’s rise.

Adeolokun among the ex-Connacht men involved in Bristol's European success
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Adeolokun among the ex-Connacht men involved in Bristol's European success

Oct 17th 2020, 3:09 PM 13,260 Views 4 Comments

The likes of Conor McPhillips and John Muldoon have been influential behind the scenes.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 4 October, 2020

'It was tough, I would have had aspirations of staying on in Leinster'
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'It was tough, I would have had aspirations of staying on in Leinster'

Oct 4th 2020, 9:00 AM 19,678 Views 11 Comments

27-year-old hooker Bryan Byrne has found a new lease of life with Pat Lam’s Bristol.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Irishman Maguire involved against Leinster after earning short-term deal in Dragons
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Irishman Maguire involved against Leinster after earning short-term deal in Dragons

Oct 1st 2020, 4:15 PM 10,039 Views 0 Comments

The loosehead prop was part of Leinster’s training squad earlier this year.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Analysis: Limerick man Prendergast's influence getting best from Racing stars
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# Attack

Analysis: Limerick man Prendergast's influence getting best from Racing stars

Sep 30th 2020, 7:00 PM 5,868 Views 3 Comments

The 43-year-old has earned an ever-growing reputation in French rugby.

# irish-abroad - Monday 28 September, 2020

'His tactical acumen and leadership are vital to the team' - Donnacha Ryan shines
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# Donners

'His tactical acumen and leadership are vital to the team' - Donnacha Ryan shines

Updated Sep 28th 2020, 12:00 PM 43,409 Views 38 Comments

The Tipperary man came in for big praise on the latest episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Late Russell magic sees Racing past Saracens and into Champions Cup final
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# Finalists

Late Russell magic sees Racing past Saracens and into Champions Cup final

Sep 26th 2020, 3:02 PM 21,046 Views 33 Comments

Simon Zebo and Donnacha Ryan started for the French club, who won with Juan Imhoff’s 76th-minute try.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

'The break made me appreciate what we have, really re-focus and re-motivate'
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'The break made me appreciate what we have, really re-focus and re-motivate'

Sep 23rd 2020, 7:00 PM 12,134 Views 9 Comments

Simon Zebo made his return from injury last weekend as Racing secured a Champions Cup semi-final.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Irishman Prendergast plots Racing tactics to break down Saracens defence
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# Irish Abroad

Irishman Prendergast plots Racing tactics to break down Saracens defence

Sep 22nd 2020, 8:35 PM 11,677 Views 21 Comments

The French club’s attack coach is enjoying working with compatriots Simon Zebo and Donnacha Ryan.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Ryan shines for Racing, Copeland's debut, and Kidney's Exiles struggle
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# Irish Abroad

Ryan shines for Racing, Copeland's debut, and Kidney's Exiles struggle

Sep 8th 2020, 11:33 AM 14,055 Views 25 Comments

Jeremy Davidson’s Brive are leading the Top 14 after the opening round.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 6 September, 2020

'I loved coaching with Munster. I just felt the time was right to move on'
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'I loved coaching with Munster. I just felt the time was right to move on'

Sep 6th 2020, 8:00 AM 41,682 Views 11 Comments

Jerry Flannery is back in the professional game as lineout coach with Premiership club Harlequins.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Irish prop Conán O'Donnell named in same Mitre 10 Cup squad as Kieran Read
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# Irish Abroad

Irish prop Conán O'Donnell named in same Mitre 10 Cup squad as Kieran Read

Sep 1st 2020, 10:19 AM 7,877 Views 1 Comment

The 24-year-old Sligo man first moved to New Zealand last year.

# irish-abroad - Friday 28 August, 2020

O'Connor and Tuohy shine as Geelong roar back from 36 points down
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O'Connor and Tuohy shine as Geelong roar back from 36 points down

Aug 28th 2020, 2:52 PM 7,687 Views 4 Comments

The win kept the Cats at the top of the standings and in fine form for another tilt at the title.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Adeolokun and McCabe join Pat Lam's Bristol on short-term deals
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# Familiar Faces

Adeolokun and McCabe join Pat Lam's Bristol on short-term deals

Aug 27th 2020, 10:21 AM 10,949 Views 8 Comments

The wing and loosehead prop have signed on until the end of the 2019/20 season.

Ex-Ulster lock Jack Regan named in Mitre 10 Cup squad in New Zealand
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# Irish Abroad

Ex-Ulster lock Jack Regan named in Mitre 10 Cup squad in New Zealand

Aug 27th 2020, 9:39 AM 7,881 Views 5 Comments

The 23-year-old is part of the Otago set-up for the upcoming Kiwi competition.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Irish players involved as English Premiership has first midweek games
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Irish players involved as English Premiership has first midweek games

Aug 26th 2020, 10:50 AM 6,774 Views 10 Comments

36-year-old Gareth Steenson helped Rob Baxter’s Exeter to victory last night.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 23 August, 2020

'I play rugby because I love the game, not just because my brothers play'
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'I play rugby because I love the game, not just because my brothers play'

Aug 23rd 2020, 8:00 AM 41,971 Views 2 Comments

20-year-old hooker Billy Scannell is heading into his second season with Biarritz in France.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 22 August, 2020

Ex-Ulster back row Montgomery makes Premiership debut for Worcester
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Ex-Ulster back row Montgomery makes Premiership debut for Worcester

Aug 22nd 2020, 4:40 PM 6,477 Views 2 Comments

Former Ireland U20 centre Oli Morris also featured in the defeat to Wasps.

# irish-abroad - Monday 10 August, 2020

Shamrock Rovers and Bohemians drawn in Europa League against sides from Finland and Hungary
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Shamrock Rovers and Bohemians drawn in Europa League against sides from Finland and Hungary

Aug 10th 2020, 1:11 PM 5,114 Views 0 Comments

Derry City will meet Lithuanian side Riterai.

# irish-abroad - Friday 7 August, 2020

Scrum-half Stafford joins Premiership club Harlequins after leaving Munster
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# New Challenge

Scrum-half Stafford joins Premiership club Harlequins after leaving Munster

Aug 7th 2020, 3:13 PM 11,657 Views 3 Comments

The 23-year-old has signed on for the rest of the 2019/20 Premiership season.

# irish-abroad - Monday 27 July, 2020

Ex-Ireland U20 prop Trenier signs for Premiership club Harlequins
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Ex-Ireland U20 prop Trenier signs for Premiership club Harlequins

Jul 27th 2020, 12:50 PM 7,721 Views 4 Comments

The 26-year-old tighthead has spent the past three seasons in the Championship.

# irish-abroad - Monday 6 July, 2020

Irish lock O'Shea signs for French Pro D2 club after leaving Munster
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Irish lock O'Shea signs for French Pro D2 club after leaving Munster

Jul 6th 2020, 11:26 AM 9,890 Views 3 Comments

The 27-year-old has agreed to a two-year deal with Vannes.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 5 July, 2020

Four Republic of Ireland internationals start as Burnley host Sheff Utd
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# CONFIRMED

Four Republic of Ireland internationals start as Burnley host Sheff Utd

Jul 5th 2020, 11:24 AM 8,074 Views 7 Comments

Both clubs have confirmed their starting teams for the clash at Turf Moor.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 28 June, 2020

Contrasting emotions for Irish stars in Germany as Barrett's winner not enough to save Köln from relegation
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# Heartbreak Hotel

Contrasting emotions for Irish stars in Germany as Barrett's winner not enough to save Köln from relegation

Jun 28th 2020, 5:43 PM 3,021 Views 0 Comments

A win over Diane Caldwell’s SC Sand ultimately made no odds, while Claire O’Riordan’s MSV Duisburg survived the drop.

# irish-abroad - Friday 26 June, 2020

Irish hooker Bryan Byrne joins Pat Lam's Bristol on permanent basis
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# Bears

Irish hooker Bryan Byrne joins Pat Lam's Bristol on permanent basis

Jun 26th 2020, 10:21 AM 6,611 Views 17 Comments

The 26-year-old was with the Premiership club on loan from Leinster before the lockdown.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

21-year-old Daniel Brennan promoted to Montpellier's senior squad
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# Irlandais

21-year-old Daniel Brennan promoted to Montpellier's senior squad

Jun 23rd 2020, 2:16 PM 10,435 Views 20 Comments

The former France U20 international has already played in the Top 14 and Champions Cup.

# irish-abroad - Monday 15 June, 2020

'I didn't want to be in the game just for the sake of saying I'm a pro rugby player'
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'I didn't want to be in the game just for the sake of saying I'm a pro rugby player'

Updated Jun 15th 2020, 8:03 PM 23,103 Views 4 Comments

Ricky Andrew played for Ulster 21 times but now coaches and plays in Valencia in Spain.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 13 June, 2020

'This move happened at the right time but I got such a good grounding in Munster'
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'This move happened at the right time but I got such a good grounding in Munster'

Jun 13th 2020, 10:00 AM 27,199 Views 7 Comments

Back row Dave O’Callaghan is a year into his time with French club Biarritz.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

'The Championship is struggling... I've seen people get really screwed over'
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'The Championship is struggling... I've seen people get really screwed over'

May 27th 2020, 7:35 PM 19,344 Views 1 Comment

Mark Best spent two years on a development contract with Ulster but never got a senior debut.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 21 May, 2020

'I'd love to get into an academy somewhere because I want to play pro rugby'
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'I'd love to get into an academy somewhere because I want to play pro rugby'

Updated May 21st 2020, 8:00 PM 17,814 Views 9 Comments

19-year-old Dublin native Karl Keane is part of the USA U20s squad.

# irish-abroad - Monday 18 May, 2020

Connacht's Robin Copeland signs for French club on a three-year deal
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# Au Revoir

Connacht's Robin Copeland signs for French club on a three-year deal

May 18th 2020, 7:16 PM 13,825 Views 12 Comments

The 32-year-old will join Soyaux Angoulême XV Charente next season.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 17 May, 2020

'We were getting relegated, everything had gone to sh*t. I was done'
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'We were getting relegated, everything had gone to sh*t. I was done'

May 17th 2020, 7:45 AM 11,449 Views 1 Comment

Ruairí Cushion played in the Championship for six years and now coaches with Exeter.

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