# matt o'connor

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# Up and Running
Geordan Murphy makes winning start as Leicester interim boss with dramatic Premiership win
The former Ireland full-back was appointed on an interim basis after the departure of Matt O’Connor.
# Murphy's Law
Murphy takes interim charge of Leicester Tigers after O'Connor dismissal
The former Ireland fullback is promoted from his assistant coach role.
# Old Foes
Van Graan dismisses O'Connor's claim that Munster were 'cynical' at the breakdown
The English side slipped to another heavy defeat at Thomond Park as their head coach lamented ‘inaccuracy.’
# Easy Tiger
Ex-Leinster boss seeking better fortunes on return to 'special' Thomond Park
Matt O’Connor takes his Leicester Tigers side to Limerick for Saturday’s Champions Cup encounter.
# Appointment
Ex-Leinster head coach Matt O'Connor returns to take over at Leicester Tigers
The Australian returns to Welford Road after spells with Queensland Reds and Tonga.
# stiles over substance
Matt O'Connor misses out on head coach role with the Reds
Former international prop Nick Stiles was promoted to his first head coaching role ahead of the ex-Leinster boss.
# belief
Madigan has the confidence and quality to deliver for Ireland tomorrow
The 26-year-old will feel this moment has always been coming.
# Matt Attack
Former Leinster boss Matt O'Connor has an interesting new job
But it’s not the one he wanted.
# Top man
Leinster confirm Leo Cullen as permanent head coach on two-year deal
Defence coach Kurt McQuilkin has also extended his contract to two years.
# Leo Cullen
Reports: Leinster offer Leo Cullen two-to-three-year deal as head coach
Leinster are waiting on the IRFU to give the go ahead on the appointment.
# Looking Back
'Fifth isn't a disgrace but fans need clarity in what's acceptable and what's realistic'
Matt O’Connor has spoken for the first time since his departure from Leinster.
# job search
One for the Leinster shortlist? All Blacks legend Kirwan resigns as Blues coach
Former Italy and Japan coach has previously been linked to both Ulster and Munster.
# cullen's crew
Leinster surprised by lack of high-profile interest in head coaching position
It’s looking increasingly likely that Leo Cullen will lead the province into the 2015/16 season.
# New Deal
Gibbes extends Clermont contract to end Leinster head coach speculation
The former Leinster forwards coach has signed a new deal that runs until 2018.
# standards
The Schmidt effect: Ireland coach's shadow looms over Leinster job
Leinster say they’re in ‘no immediate rush’ to replace Matt O’Connor.
# dude
Gopperth plans to go out in style after 'tough' last months with Leinster
The Kiwi out-half will line up against his Leinster friends with the Barbarians this evening.
# Power
Schmidt: O'Connor's departure from Leinster was not my decision
The Ireland head coach distanced himself from any involvement in O’Connor’s exit.
# job search
Leinster make indirect contact but Robbie Deans says 'it won't be me'
Leinster job is very attractive, admitted Deans, but he claims to be happy in Japan.
# one for all
Leinster squad feel they could have done more to help MOC -- Eoin Reddan
‘You don’t come off the pitch thinking you let the whole team down – you win and lose together.’
# Candidate
Former All Black Deans emerges as early front-runner for Leinster job
The ex-Australia coach is understood to be interested in relocating to Europe.
# Mutual Consent
Best for both parties as O'Connor heads for the Leinster exit door
The Australian is likely to head back to his native land for his next job.
# Parting ways
From Treviso to ... Treviso: 5 games that proved pivotal in Matt O'Connor's downfall
The Leinster boss left by mutual consent this morning and there will hardly be too much outcry from Leinster supporters.
# blue out
Matt O'Connor to leave Leinster after two years in charge
The Australian had a year remaining on his contract.
# moc out
O'Connor leaves 'disappointed and frustrated' with Leinster form
The Australian says the European exploits under his watch was a journey to be proud of.
# Work to be done
Leinster players disappointed with their 'rollercoaster' season
Jamie Heaslip spoke after yesterday’s win about being disappointed with the season but being glad to have Champions Cup qualification sorted.
# dour affair
Leinster ensure Champions Cup qualification with drab win over Treviso
A miserable evening in Dublin was not conducive to exciting attacking rugby.
# lauralynn
'It brings you down to earth and makes you feel quite real'
The province are promoting LauraLynn Children’s Hospice this season.
# italian visit
Five changes for Leinster as O'Connor's men look to salvage season
Ian Madigan is back at inside centre, while Ireland wing Dave Kearney returns in the back three.
# blue order
Inconsistency the big issue Leinster need to address -- Matt O'Connor
The Australian believes the performance against Toulon is evidence that Leinster can compete with the best.
# Friday
We'll Leave It There So: Irish Rugby rubbish criticisms, Pep's going home & all today's sport
Also, AP McCoy prepares to say farewell and one Irish pundit wants Jack Grealish to feature against Scotland.
# Inaccuracies
Schmidt and IRFU answer 'grossly inaccurate' O'Connor criticisms of player management
David Nucifora and Joe Schmidt have underlined the value of Ireland’s player management system.
# Team news
200 not out for Heaslip - Here are the Ulster and Leinster teams for tomorrow's inter-pro
Ulster unchanged while Leinster make four changes from defeat against Toulon.
# Isa Kinda Magic
Matt O'Connor: Nacewa's experience and ability was 'too good not to pursue'
Leinster’s head coach expects the deal to be announced in the coming days.
'A lot of people had written us off' - O'Connor proud of Leinster effort
The head coach says Leinster ‘would back ourselves to go anywhere and beat anybody with our best lads.’
# narrow margins
Yellow for Ali and more talking points after Leinster lose to Toulon
Leinster’s concession of 10 points when Toulon were down to 14 men was costly.
# litmus test
'You couldn't have scripted it better' - Leinster ready for Toulon test
Head coach Matt O’Connor is backing his blokes to get the job done in Marseille.
# opportunities
'It's increasingly difficult for a coach to defend poor performances' - Shaggy on Leinster's big weekend
Shane Horgan on how the Blues can win in France.
# Fun in the sun
'Leinster preparing for as big a battle as we've ever had'
The Australian says the champions are capable of stepping their game up by 40% for the arrival of Leinster.
# Luuuuuuke
Fitzgerald: Toulon game will be best indicator of what Leinster are about
The Ireland wing explains why Matt O’Connor’s game plan has not clicked for the province yet.