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#John Afoa

# john-afoa - Friday 23 May, 2014

We’ll Leave It There So: Keane denies Celtic links, Harte hits back and all today’s sport

We’ve also got news on the Heineken Cup and Champions League finals, as well as a slick Class of ’92 video.

# john-afoa - Friday 28 March, 2014

Ulster sign South African Wiehahn Herbst as long-term John Afoa replacement

Director of rugby David Humphreys has tipped The Sharks prop to be a huge success at Ravenhill.

# john-afoa - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Barbarians announce star-studded cast for June encounter with England XV

The free-running invitational side have nailed down several big names for their clash at Twickenham.

# john-afoa - Monday 10 February, 2014

Winning ugly doesn't impress Mark Anscombe as Ulster climb Pro12 table

Prop John Afoa declared that any teammates patting themselves on the back after their narrow win would be deluding themselves.

# john-afoa - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Strictly business as Ulster’s Afoa plans to ‘do a job’ on Leicester

The tight-head is promising a big improvement to come from the northern province’s set-piece.

# john-afoa - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Ulster prop Afoa confirms Premiership switch

“When I finish my career, I will reflect on my time at Ravenhill with a lot of pride.”

# john-afoa - Thursday 23 May, 2013

It would be devastating if Leinster lost the Pro12 Final - Cian Healy

The prop insists all excitement of a Lions call-up has been shelved until his team wins a double this weekend.

# john-afoa - Friday 5 April, 2013

Zebo in for Munster, Tommy Bowe named on Ulster bench for Heineken Cup 1/4 final

The Irish provinces were boosted by team news this afternoon.

# john-afoa - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Heineken Cup: Marshall and Afoa ready to face Saracens at Twickenham

Ulster have been buoyed by a win in Dublin, positive fitness updates and reports of a large contingent of travelling fans.

# john-afoa - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Pro12: We wanted to use our scrum as a weapon says victorious Court

The Ulster prop feels the 27-19 win over Leinster proves his side are genuine trophy contenders.

# john-afoa - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Pro12: Ulster leave it late, but keep up perfect start to season

A late Niall O’Connor conversion sealed the 25-27 win in Parma.

# john-afoa - Friday 12 October, 2012

As it happened: Ulster v Castres Olympique, Heineken Cup

We went minute-by-minute as last year’s runners-up kicked off the new European season at Ravenhill.

# john-afoa - Monday 1 October, 2012

PRO12: Team of the Week

Each Monday we select a Starting XV featuring provincial players that went above, beyond and under (the posts).

# john-afoa - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Ulster looking serious title contenders but reasons for Munster optimism

Rob Penney’s men had plenty of time to reflect on the missed drop goal chances on the long bus ride home.

# john-afoa - Friday 31 August, 2012

As it happened: Ulster v Glasgow Warriors, RaboDirect Pro12

We went minute-by-minute as Ulster kicked off the new season against stiff opposition at Ravenhill.

# john-afoa - Saturday 19 May, 2012

Ratings: We mark the Leinster and Ulster players out of 10

The pace was frantic and there were some superb individual performances but who did we rate as the game’s top dogs?

# john-afoa - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

One last dance: Mick O'Driscoll handed Baa-Baas call-up

The Munster veteran is one of five Irish-based players in the Barbarians’ squad for their upcoming summer tour.

# john-afoa - Sunday 29 April, 2012

Analysis: South African trio make the difference for Ulster

The flawless kicking of Ruan Pienaar and ferocious tackling from Pedrie Wannenburg and Johann Muller were too much for Edinburgh.

# john-afoa - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Tipping point: Afoa banned for Heineken Cup semi Banned This post contains videos

Tipping point: Afoa banned for Heineken Cup semi

Ulster tight-head John Afoa has been handed a four week ban for his dangerous tackle on Felix Jones.

# john-afoa - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Ulster's Afoa cited for alleged 'tip tackle' on Jones

The incident, which happened early in the second half of Sunday’s quarter-final, went unpunished by referee Romain Poite.