# jordi murphy

This year
# Time to say goodbye
'Looking forward to next chapter' - Jordi Murphy announces retirement
Murphy departs after earning 30 caps for his country.
All time
# Murphy's Law
Ulster coach left bemused after red card ruins Pro14 dream
Ulster’s Andrew Warwick was dismissed in last night’s 38-19 defeat to Leinster – a defeat that ends their chances of making the final.
# signings
Madigan and Mathewson are 'two quality additions' for Ulster
The 31-year-old out-half and 34-year-old scrum-half add depth to Dan McFarland’s squad.
# New Deal
'It was tough leaving Leinster but it was definitely the right decision'
Jordi Murphy has signed a new two-contract to keep him at Ulster until 2022 at least.
# Ready to go
Stockdale and Murphy return for Ulster's trip to Munster
The starting XV sees seven changes to the side that beat Zebre last Friday.
# highs and lows
Murphy hopeful of playing bigger World Cup role after 'rollercoaster' week
The flanker is set to return to training on Thursday after suffering a rib injury against Russia.
# Injury Update
Murphy staying with Ireland in Japan while Carbery is 'in a great place'
The Ulster back row won’t be heading home after picking up a rib injury.
# Injury Update
Murphy set for scan on rib injury as Ireland count cost of Russia win
Ireland said it was always the plan to replace Johnny Sexton after 40 minutes.
# Injury Worry
Murphy forced off against Russia as Ireland's injury problems mount
Murphy lasted than half an hour against Russia after sustaining what appeared to be a rib problem.
# Change
Confirmed: Jordi Murphy replaces Jack Conan in Ireland's World Cup squad
The Ulster back row will arrive in Japan today.
# fears
Jordi Murphy on standby with Jack Conan's World Cup in doubt
The Leinster number eight is struggling with a foot injury.
# Good start
Late Murphy withdrawal fuels World Cup speculation as Ulster open season with Ospreys win
Amid rumours that Jack Conan’s invovlement in Japan is over, the flanker was stood down at short notice.
# back up
Addison and Murphy in 'pole position' among Ireland's standby list
Joe Schmidt confirmed that he definitely won’t be calling on foreign-based players in an emergency.
# Back Row Battle
'If versatility gets you a ticket to go over, then I'm happy to offer that'
Jordi Murphy starts at number eight against Italy tomorrow.
# knockout rugby
Ulster primed for Connacht clash after big strides since rare home defeat
The western province have beaten their rivals to the north twice already this season, but a knockout game in Ravenhill poses a very different problem.
# open all hours
'It's nice to be able to focus on one position': Jordi Murphy revelling in run at 7
The former Leinster man is hoping to make his presence felt ‘in the thick of things’ against his former club this weekend.
# Jordi
'This is a big opportunity and I plan on taking it with both hands'
Ulster’s Jordi Murphy gets a shot in Ireland’s number eight shirt against Italy tomorrow.
# Murphy's Law
'Joe told me he hadn't seen enough of me. I knew I needed to move'
Now very much an adopted Ulsterman, Jordi Murphy hopes his big-game performances for the province will get him into the Ireland team.
# all-ireland derby
Murphy relishing the chance to 'go home and play Leinster, my boyhood club'
The Ulster back row will face his former club in the Champions Cup quarter-final.
# Hopeful
Boost for Ulster as Murphy, Addison and Moore return to training
Dan McFarland’s side face Leicester Tigers in Belfast on Saturday.
# Setback
Murphy misses South Africa trip but Ulster say ankle injury not 'long-term'
The northern province departed Belfast for Port Elizabeth yesterday.
# Injury Update
Jordi Murphy suffers ankle ligament injury on Ulster debut
The Ireland flanker will miss the province’s clash with Southern Kings this weekend.
# first start
Jordi Murphy named to make Ulster debut as Herring captains side for Edinburgh clash
Murphy switched from Leinster to Ulster during the summer.
# pro14
Jordi Murphy set for Ulster debut against Edinburgh as Herring also returns
The Ireland pair are available for Friday’s Pro14 clash in Belfast.
# final push
Back row a tricky pick for Leinster as Cullen's key leaders passed fit
Johnny Sexton and Isa Nacewa are fit to start the Pro14 final against the Scarlets.
# brothers
Touch of class with Jordi Murphy says a whole lot about this Leinster team
Johnny Sexton challenge the province to improve their culture in 2016 and the results are clear.
# north star
JVDF taking inspiration from Jordi Murphy's post-knee injury excellence
Both back rows suffered serious ACL damage on famous days for Ireland, and Van der Flier is intent on following Murphy’s footsteps.
# homebirds
'It’s great to see players still wanting to stay in Ireland and compete for that Irish jersey'
Conor Oliver hails Jordi Murphy’s Ulster move.
# On the Move
Ulster confirm signing of Irish international Murphy from Leinster on two-year deal
The Ireland back row will join the province next summer.
# Heading north
Jordi Murphy set to end seven-year association with Leinster to join Ulster
The flanker has held discussions with the northern province.
# bolter
Barbarian days a welcome change of pace and set Jordi Murphy up for Fiji
The Leinster man is back on the international scene for the first time since Chicago.
# irish additions
O'Callaghan and Munster duo added to Barbarians squad for Thomond clash
James Cronin and Brian Scott, and Leinster’s Jordi Murphy are all linking up with the side for Friday night’s match against Tonga.
# Murphy's Law
'I was like 'I'm not leaving now, there's 15 minutes to go in the biggest game of Irish history possibly''
Jordi Murphy is making good progress on his road to recovery after suffering a horrific injury against New Zealand last November.
# Cruel Blow
ACL damage rules Jordi Murphy out for up to 9 months as 6 players join Ireland squad
The Leinster flanker injured his knee in Saturday’s historic victory over the All Blacks.
# Video
These 4 tries helped Ireland to a historic win in Chicago
Joe Schmidt’s side have established a healthy lead over the All Blacks.
# bolstered
'Anyone not on the pitch feels they can add something': Murphy fresh and ready to make history in Port Elizabeth
Jamie Heaslip will be joined by Jordi Murphy and CJ Stander again this weekend.
# Joe's Calls
New centre combo, dynamic bench and more Ireland team talking points
Jordi Murphy will be an important figure against the Springboks on Saturday.
# Pro12
Niggling injuries behind him, Jordi Murphy ready to reach for top form again
Leinster’s flanker has endured a difficult season`after years of constant improvement, but he’s fit and firing again in time for the business end.
# back to basics
Searching for form and fitness - Jordi Murphy working his way back to the top
It hasn’t been an easy couple of months for the Leinster flanker but he’s starting to move in the right direction again.
# fitness diary
One of our writers is taking on a 12-week fitness programme designed by Jordi Murphy
Ryan Bailey is taking on a new challenge this January. Here is the first instalment in his fitness diary.