# jack carty

This year
# Team news
Jack Carty returns to lead Connacht against Lions
Out-half is just six points off Eric Elwood’s points-scoring record for the province.
# Crunch time
Farrell insists Connacht aren't feeling the pressure ahead of crucial few weeks
The Dublin native will turn 30 next Tuesday and by then he will know whether their URC hopes have been re-ignited.
Last year
Pete Wilkins: Adam Byrne's omission from South Africa tour 'no big story'
Byrne will have to wait until at least the first home game against Munster next month to make his debut.
# On The Road
Wilkins says daunting South Africa trip gives Connacht chance to get house in order
The squad will be away for over two weeks, having not returned to Galway after Saturday’s loss to Ulster in Belfast.
# Squad
The Connacht depth chart: Back three boost and arrivals from Leinster
The western province had hoped to sign a new tighthead prop ahead of this season.
# Captain
ROG's criticism hurt but Carty aiming for another World Cup with Ireland
The 30-year-old Connacht skipper is close to returning from a wrist injury.
# Skipper
'It’s a huge honour' - Jack Carty takes over as Connacht's club captain
The out-half succeeds Jarrad Butler in the top leadership role.
# unfortunate
Carty ruled out of New Zealand tour after surgery on wrist
The 29-year-old said his season ‘ends here’ but vowed to come back bigger and better next term.
# Bouncing Back
Connacht wait for one more signing but Friend is 'really happy' with his squad
Captain and out-half Jack Carty is hopeful the players can cut out their habit of making consecutive errors.
# no fear
'The gap has most definitely closed' - O'Gara sees New Zealand tour as 'massive opportunity' for Ireland
The former out-half also offered his thoughts on Ireland’s current depth at 10, with some words of warning for Jack Carty.
# winning ways
Carty returns as Connacht bid for three-in-a-row on visit to Edinburgh
The Scots have lost their last three games but are capable of playing thrilling rugby.
# Jack Is Back
'I was so hell-bent on the end goal, maybe off the field I was a disaster to be around'
Jack Carty is enjoying his rugby and has returned to the Ireland squad a better player than before.
# Jack's Back
Jack Carty gets his reward for 'not giving up' on Ireland dream
Andy Farrell has been impressed with how the out-half has responded to his feedback this season.
# In form
'This is a bit of a last chance saloon for him' - Heaslip's warning for Carty
Ireland head coach Andy Farrell is due to name is squad for the Six Nations today.
# Jack of All Trades
Leicester's Steve Borthwick: 'Jack Carty was incredible. He is a fantastic player'
Eddie Jones’ former sidekick singled out Connacht’s captain for special praise in the aftermath of Saturday’s Champions Cup thriller.
# jackpot
Jack Carty captains Connacht as Friend makes three changes for Champions Cup tie
Connacht take on Leicester tomorrow in the Sportsground.
# Setback
Mack Hansen to miss Connacht's Champions Cup clash with Leicester Tigers
The winger is unavailable after aggravating a calf injury in training.
All time
# New Year's Day
Carty a doubt as Connacht and Munster push on with prep for inter-pro
Both provinces have high player availability but will undergo further testing later this week.
# leading man
In-form Jack Carty hoping to play his way back into Ireland squad
The out-half has delivered a series of impressive displays for Connacht this season.
# On the up
Carty backs Dowling and Murray to take the next step
The two Connacht locks were outstanding against Stade in Sunday’s Champions Cup game.
# A Friend in need
Friend hails new deal for 'special' Carty as a statement of Connacht's intent
The 29-year-old Ireland out-half has shunned interest from elsewhere to sign a three-year extension.
# Contract Extension
'I’m excited about what lies ahead' - Carty agrees three-year deal with Connacht
The out-half has committed his future to the province.
# 10s
'Jack Carty is playing really well but this is an opportunity to find out about people'
Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has asked why they can’t ‘dare to dream’ about the 2023 World Cup.
# jack carty
Friend backs Carty after out-half’s masterclass helps Connacht to big win
The Connacht No10 missed out on international selection yet again last week.
# pulling the strings
Connacht hoping new system can 'empower' Jack Carty
The out-half says he has held positive discussions with Ireland head coach Andy Farrell.
# Aiming high
'I don’t feel hard done by, I feel disappointed that I haven’t kicked on more'
Connacht out-half Jack Carty turned down offers from overseas in order to try play his way back into Andy Farrell’s plans.
# Eagles
Ex-Connacht out-half Luke Carty called up by USA for Ireland and England Tests
The younger brother of Ireland international Jack plays for the LA Giltinis.
# belief
'His ability to see space and put the ball there is probably the best I've seen'
Jack Carty will be hoping to catch Andy Farrell’s eye when Connacht host Cardiff Blues this weekend.
# Team news
150 not out for Carty and Bealham as Connacht set off on 'must-win' Wales mission
Andy Friend makes seven changes for Connacht’s meeting with Dragons tomorrow evening.
Will Connacht have more players in Andy Farrell's Ireland squad in 2021?
The latest episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra breaks down Connacht’s big win over Leinster.
# jack the lad
'I've never seen Jack kick like that - it was unbelievable'
Connacht’s historic win over Leinster on Saturday came down to the brilliance of Jack Carty and the resilience of a team who are now used to operating at the top of the league.
# playmaker
'I'd be really hungry to get back in the squad and be starting for Ireland'
28-year-old Jack Carty is determined to add to his 10 Ireland caps.
# Irish Abroad
US-qualified out-half Luke Carty signs for the Los Angeles Giltinis
The former Connacht academy man is now hoping to push his career forward in America.
# In The Mix
'It's one of our targets' - Friend hoping for strong Connacht crop in Ireland squad
Kieran Marmion and Jack Carty will hope to be back in the international fold.
# west is best
Friend's impressive Connacht notch deserved bonus-point win over Ulster
Bundee Aki scored a powerful try on his 100th appearance for the province.
# playmaker
Connacht's Jack Carty has the tools to break back into the Ireland mix
The 27-year-old out-half had his struggles post-World Cup but remains a classy operator.
# uncertainty
'The IRFU have done it in the most equitable way' - Carty on pay deferrals
The Connacht out-half says these are uncertain times for many rugby players.
# Tackle Your Feelings
'After the coach spoke, you'd turn into the corner and type your name into Twitter'
Connacht out-half Jack Carty speaks about his struggles to move past online criticism of his performances.
# Steady Hand
Friend hails Carty's class after 14-man Connacht come through Kings test
The Roscommon man showed astute game management and also scored eight crucial points after the Kings had pulled level.
# too good
Composed 14-man Connacht outsmart the Kings
The Irish side were a player down for more than 80% of the game.