# Luke Marshall

This year
# Injury blow
Ulster without Luke Marshall and Iain Henderson for must-win game with Sale Sharks
Pair were injured during narrow loss to La Rochelle last weekend.
Last year
# Luke Who Is Back
'There were times when I was frustrated and was thinking I'm done here'
Luke Marhsall has bounced back from a career-threatening knee injury and wants to make it two wins from two for Ulster today.
# Luke Who Is Back
Marshall in line for first appearance of the season as Ulster hope to take Cape Town by storm
Captain Alan O’Connor is set to make his 150th appearance for the province he joined from Leinster.
# On The Road
Irish internationals and Luke Marshall return as Ulster confirm South Africa touring squad
The squad travelled to Cape Town yesterday ahead of the upcoming URC games.
All time
# talisman
'He understands rugby mortality more than most' - Coetzee shining for Ulster
The South African was denied his shot at the World Cup but has bounced back once again with his province.
# Mental Edge
Ulster fired up to shake perception they have 'a bit of a soft underbelly'
Dan McFarland’s side have upfront and honest about their mental shortcomings in recent seasons.
# jacob's ladder
'The biggest thing people have to remember is that Jacob is a really young fella'
The Ireland and Ulster wing is 23-years-old and still striving to find consistency in his game.
# pro14
Faddes finds a rhythm as six-try Ulster beat Kings
John Cooney’s 22-point haul helped Ulster coast to victory over the Kngs.
# playmaker
'I felt when I came back my skills were probably better than when I got injured'
Luke Marshall hit the ground running after his long injury lay-off and is intent on helping Ulster get back to Glasgow in a week’s time.
# Fit and Firing
Marshall ready to make big impact for Ulster after enduring 'tough times'
The centre makes his first start in 10 months tonight against Glasgow Warriors.
# Champions Cup
Marshall 'ready to go' despite lay-off, but McFarland refuses to take boost from Sexton absence
The Ulster centre has been out for 10 months with a knee injury suffered in qualifying for this tournament.
# marshall law
'You’ve got to be realistic. When you play rugby, your career can end at any time'
Ulster and Ireland centre Luke Marshall is philosophical about the injury that will keep him out of action until the spring.
# Forward Thinking
Ulster tie Ireland international trio down to new three-year contracts
Luke Marshall, Kieran Treadwell and Rob Herring have put pen to paper on new deals at Kingspan Stadium.
# Northern Sound
Luke Marshall's focus solely on starting with Ulster as opposed to the green jersey
As his side face Scarlets on Friday, this week marks the fifth anniversary of the tragic death of Nevin Spence, his father and brother.
# pro14
Irish international trio return to Ulster squad for Saturday's trip to Treviso
Jacob Stockdale and Kieran Treadwell both start, while Luke Marshall is among the replacements.
# Pienaar
'As players, we’re annoyed. We don’t understand the decision'
Luke Marshall said Ulster’s squad have frustrations over Ruan Pienaar being forced to leave by the IRFU.
# Centurion
100 up for Luke Marshall after being frustratingly close to Six Nations
‘You can end up missing two games and you don’t play at all.’
# Backline Quality
Ulster boosted by released Ireland internationals and fit-again Pienaar
Craig Gilroy is back after scoring a hat-trick last weekend in Rome.
# Basics
Marshall runs clever lines for Ulster after disappointment of November Tests
The 25-year-old Ulster centre explains some of his effective contributions in recent games.
# European Champions Cup
Alleged gouging incident involving Ulster's Luke Marshall earns Clermont prop a 7-week ban
Etienne Falgoux will not be available for their remaining Pool games.
# Northern Sound
Luke Marshall returns to Ulster midfield for Pro12 visit of Zebre
Les Kiss’s side host the struggling Italians on Friday evening.
# Champions Cup
Ulster expect to have Trimble, Olding and Marshall fit in time for European opener
This week’s trip to face the Pro12 champions will come a week too soon for the homegrown backs.
# suftum
Ireland's Jackson confident with Ulster centres Olding and Marshall alongside
Joe Schmidt’s midfield triumvirate lacks experience but has huge potential.
# Team news
O'Halloran replaces injured Payne with Healy included on Ireland bench
The Connacht wing could make his debut off the bench for Ireland.
# marshall law
'I felt a long way from here' - Marshall emerges from wilderness to sparkle against the Boks
The Ulster centre grasped his opportunity on Saturday during Ireland’s historic win in Cape Town.
# Positive Beginning
Analysis: Ireland's 15-man opening quarter shows Schmidt's attacking intent
Jared Payne’s try was a fine example of Ireland exploiting space in the Boks’ defence.
# Ash Dash
Chris Ashton to serve full 10-week ban after 'gouging' suspension upheld
Flashy wing will play no part in England’s Six Nations campaign.
# too late to say sarries
10-week ban for gouging Luke Marshall keeps Chris Ashton out of the Six Nations
The winger pleaded not guilty to the offence.
# eye-watering
Chris Ashton cited for alleged gouge on Luke Marshall, Glasgow flanker pulled up for testicle grab
Neither are very nice.
# Bangor Bulldozer
McCloskey and Marshall among Ulstermen called into Ireland camp
11 of Les Kiss’ players are heading to Ireland camp tomorrow.
# rough night
Henderson stretchered off as Ulster injuries mount during win over Edinburgh
Two first half tries were enough for Ulster to take four points against a side who started the night a place above them in the table.
# Milestone
Dan Tuohy starts for Ulster after missing out on World Cup call
Meanwhile,Paul Marshall has reached a milestone.
# Strong XV
Here's Joe Schmidt's Ireland team to face the Barbarians tomorrow
Colm O’Shea gets a shot at the 13 shirt, while Ian Madigan is given the nod at out-half.
# Discipline
Blow for Ulster as Luke Marshall given five-week suspension, one for Wilson
The centre will miss an away trip to Connacht, but will return in late April to face Leinster at home.
# fightback
Dominant second half drives Ulster to important win over Scarlets
Neil Doak’s side had to recover from a half-time deficit at Kingspan Stadium.
# Blow
Luke Marshall set for another spell on the sidelines following fifth concussion
Ulster also confirmed that Dan Tuohy is to miss the Six Nations.
# dream team’s Irish XV of the fourth Champions Cup weekend
It was a decidedly mixed weekend for the provinces in Champions Cup action.
# On The Road
Marshall back in midfield as Ulster try to keep European dream alive
Ulster head for Parc y Scarlets without big Nick Williams in the back row.
# walking wounded
Here's how Ireland's injured XV could line up
And when you can expect to see them back on a rugby field.
# inside line
Luke Marshall getting his groove back as competition for centre spots heat up
“The last couple of seasons I’ve been a bit more one-dimensional,” but the 23-year-old is hoping to let his instinctive skills loose again.