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#Irish Abroad

# irish-abroad - Friday 31 August, 2018

Ex-Ireland U20 captain Annett gets first Premiership start since 2016

The former Ulster hooker has suffered greatly with injuries in the last year and a half.

# irish-abroad - 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.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Daryl Murphy scores 87th minute equaliser as Nottingham Forest fight back to claim point

The 35-year-old scored seven goals in 12 Championship games for Forest last season and bagged a dramatic late leveller on Saturday.

Ex-Leinster out-half Marsh set to sign for Rugby United New York

The 26-year-old playmaker is close to sealing a move to the US.

# irish-abroad - Friday 24 August, 2018

Irish back row Porter makes big impact in New Zealand schools rugby

The former PBC student has shown his promise for Christ’s College and the Crusaders U18s.

# irish-abroad - Monday 20 August, 2018

Ireland captain McCabe leads the way with Arsenal brace on busy day across the water

There was plenty of Irish involvement in the group stages of the Women’s Super League Continental Cup.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 19 August, 2018

'I was just lucky it ended up in the back of the net' - Horgan satisfied with dramatic 90th minute winner Irish Abroad This post contains videos

'I was just lucky it ended up in the back of the net' - Horgan satisfied with dramatic 90th minute winner

The Ireland winger put in a man-of-the-match display against Ross County on Sunday, scoring and setting up another.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 16 August, 2018

'Ireland and Quins are very supportive of me going back and forth'

Leah Lyons is aiming to help Harlequins Ladies to a Premier 15s title after her move to London.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 12 August, 2018

'The gaffer has put his trust in me and I'm grateful': Curtis seizing his chance in League One Big Impact This post contains videos

'The gaffer has put his trust in me and I'm grateful': Curtis seizing his chance in League One

The Ireland U21 international scored a match-winning brace for Portsmouth on Saturday.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Ex-Ireland U20 hooker McElroy leaves Saracens on season-long loan

The Dundalk man will link up with Championship side Bedford Blues for the 2018/19 campaign.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

O'Connell takes next coaching step as Stade Français look for return to glory

The former Munster and Ireland lock has signed a two-year contract with the Top 14 club.

# irish-abroad - Friday 3 August, 2018

Paul O'Connell takes up coaching role with Top 14 side Stade Français

The Munster and Ireland legend will link up with close friend Mike Prendergast in Paris.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 2 August, 2018

Irishman Toolan takes over as head coach of the Melbourne Rising

The Melbourne Rebels performance analyst was formerly part of Ireland’s backroom staff.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 28 July, 2018

'I could see young Irish guys coming here after missing out on the provinces' academies'

Adrian Balfour, general manager of the Seattle Seawolves, told us about their Major League Rugby-winning success.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Ireland defender commits future to Blackburn ahead of Championship return

Derrick Williams will have a big part to play for Tony Mowbray’s side this season.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

Wexford native Delaney rewarded with extended deal at League One club

The defender has penned a contract extension with Rochdale.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 1 July, 2018

From the Aran Islands to American international: Mullen helping Eagles to new heights

“Six months ago I’d only played division three rugby,” says the prop who started all three of the USA’s June Test wins.

# irish-abroad - Friday 22 June, 2018

'We all go together' - The Sydney GAA club leading the way Down Under

30 years since their foundation, Michael Cusacks are one of the top sides in Australia – and have a huge day on Sunday.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Ireland internationals set to return home as Cobh Ramblers announce friendly with Preston

A host of internationals including Sean Maguire and Daryl Horgan are set return to Ireland as Cobh prepare to take on Preston.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Ireland international becomes second Dubliner to sign for Aberdeen in recent weeks

Dubliner Stephen Gleeson has signed a two year contract with the Scottish Premiership side.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Irish coach Mike Prendergast set to join reinvigorated Stade Français

The former Munster scrum-half has a growing reputation as an excellent attack coach.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Preston announce signing of Ireland international Burke from Shamrock Rovers

The Championship club have added to their Irish contingent by securing the signature of the attacking midfielder.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Diarmuid Connolly joining host of inter-county stars at Boston club for the summer

The two-time All-Star will line out alongside Brendan Murphy, Liam Silke and Eoin McHugh at Donegal Boston.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Ex-Munster prop Mullen makes Test debut for USA in a rout against Russia

AJ MacGinty and John Quill were among the scorers in the nine-try win over Ireland’s World Cup pool opponent.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

A team including two ex-League of Ireland stars has been added to MLS for 2019

FC Cincinnati will join the top tier of US soccer, which could have an impact on Paddy Barrett and Richie Ryan.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Irishman Mark McCall extends contract as Saracens' director of rugby

The former Ulster head coach has guided the English club to major success in recent years.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Cork man Mitchell making big impression in Major League Rugby in the US

The former UCC second row tells us about life with Austin Elite in Texas.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Tighthead Heffernan moves from Leinster to grow Irish presence in Nottingham

The Clifden native advanced through the Leinster schools system and was a big presence for Ireland U20s in 2014 and 2015.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Richie Towell bags two crucial assists as Rotherham eye promotion to the Championship Irish Abroad This post contains videos

Richie Towell bags two crucial assists as Rotherham eye promotion to the Championship

Rotherham drew 2-2 with Scunthorpe in the first leg of their League One play-off semi-final on Saturday.

Kilkenny man Lydon and Ealing bid to deny Leinster's first trophy chance today

The former Stade Français fullback has enjoyed his first season with the Championship club.

# irish-abroad - Friday 11 May, 2018

'I just came over to France for a different experience and a new challenge'

The Racing man will be out to deny Leinster’s bid for a fourth Champions Cup title tomorrow.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

Ex-Munster prop Mullen and outgoing Ulster stalwart Black a step closer to Test debut with USA

Mullen moved to America to study in Texas A&M in 2011.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 5 May, 2018

'I got a notion one time and I went to a hypnotist in Limerick'

Ex-Munster hooker Duncan Casey and Grenoble are one win away from promotion into the Top 14.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Ireland international Madigan up for Championship Player of the Year

The 32-times capped out-half was instrumental as Pat Lam’s Bristol earned promotion.

Ex-Ireland hooker Clarke appointed Ospreys head coach on three-year deal

The former Ulster forwards coach has made a big impact on the Welsh region.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Sexton takes on home province Leinster for first time in B&I semi-final

The 25-year-old second row is a key player for the Jersey Reds.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 15 April, 2018

Former Ireland U21 midfielder "overwhelmed" to be named Kilmarnock player of the season

30-year-old Alan Power enjoyed a successful first season at Rugby Park this year.

# irish-abroad - 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.

# irish-abroad - Monday 2 April, 2018

Prendergast's attack helping to give Oyonnax a shot at Top 14 survival

The Irishman first moved to France in a coaching capacity in 2013 to join Grenoble.

# irish-abroad - Friday 30 March, 2018

Oyonnax coach Prendergast explains how they beat Toulon two weeks ago

The former Munster scrum-half and his side had a huge victory over Munster’s Champions Cup opponents.