# richie murphy

This month
June 2024
'We showed great character, kept fighting right to the end'
'The bags are packed' - Leinster set for South Africa trip in URC semis
Murphy: Quarter-final meeting with Leinster a 'free shot' for Ulster
'We're in the play-offs and finished the league at the top. I'm immensely proud'
Last month
May 2024
'To go away to Thomond Park is a huge challenge to see where we are at'
Praise for Cooney: 'His goalkicking has been incredible for a number of years'
'It's going to test me and it's going to push me... it was a no-brainer'
Richie Murphy appointed Ulster head coach on 2-year deal
Ulster set to appoint Murphy as head coach on permanent basis
It’s understood a two-year deal is on the cards.
This year
'We are a little bit Jekyll and Hyde, some really good stuff and some ugly stuff'
'We weren’t good enough - and there’s a lot of stuff we need to look at'
'We've a lot of work to do': Murphy targets Ulster improvement for Clermont quarter-final
Murphy hails Ulster hunger but rues lack of accuracy after loss to Stormers
Murphy proud that Ulster 'stayed in the fight' in humid South Africa
'I'm very interested in staying' - Murphy keen to land Ulster job on permanent basis
Richie Murphy names first Ulster squad as he takes charge for double-header in South Africa
'He can bring the best out of people' - Why Richie Murphy can lift Ulster in interim role
'It’s a really interesting role' - Murphy on Ulster opportunity as Ireland U20s impress
Edogbo and Walker impress in Ireland's bonus-point win over Wales
Richie Murphy completed a landmark week on and off the field
Ulster part company with head coach Dan McFarland
Ulster part company with head coach Dan McFarland
Richie Murphy has been confirmed to take over until the end of this season.
Last year
Ireland boss Richie Murphy laments try decision that 'turned' final
Regardless of what happens today, the future is bright for these U20s
'He has a massive future... he reminds me of a Furlong-type of player'
How the inspired Ireland U20s marched into a World Cup final
'We’re bringing something home for Jack' - Ireland U20s dedicate win to memory of Greig Oliver
'They're probably getting a little bit excited in relation to what we can do'
'The guys showed great character' - Murphy proud of his Ireland U20s
Ireland U20s to face South Africa in World Cup semi-finals
Ireland U20s deliver on a day overshadowed by devastating loss
'It’s an incredibly tough time' - Ireland U20s show guts to pull through in spite of tragedy
'They’re hungry to get better' - Much-changed Ireland U20s look to topple Fiji
Ireland U20s squad 'devastated' by death of two St Michael's students in Greece
Ireland U20s have the talent to achieve something special at World Cup
'We don’t look back, we look forward' - Ireland out to build on Grand Slam at U20s World Cup
Ireland U20s find World Cup preparations disrupted by poor weather conditions
Murphy: Prendergast can shine at 20s World Cup
Murphy backs Ireland U20s to build on Grand Slam success at World Championship
Murphy names strong Ireland U20s squad for World Championship in South Africa
'Irish rugby no longer has underdog status... the players are more confident'