# sean-obrien - Monday 19 November, 2018
Leinster head coach Leo Cullen provided an injury update ahead of Friday’s Pro14 clash against Ospreys.
# sean-obrien - Saturday 10 November, 2018
O’Brien’s first-half broken arm opened the door for his Leinster team-mate to shine.
# sean-obrien - Friday 9 November, 2018
O’Brien’s stubborn streak was key in his return to fitness, says Joe Schmidt.
# sean-obrien - Wednesday 7 November, 2018
The Kiwis have become more and more curious about Irish rugby in the past few years.
# sean-obrien - Wednesday 24 October, 2018
The Leinster flanker is set to feature in his fifth straight game this weekend, as he continues to build up his fitness.
# sean-obrien - Tuesday 2 October, 2018
After making his long-awaited comeback in Galway, Sean O’Brien is relishing the prospect of a first start in five months against Munster.
# sean-obrien - Monday 1 October, 2018
“The work in contact areas is huge, ultimately it decides the game more often than not.”
# sean-obrien - Friday 28 September, 2018
Johnny Sexton leads a Leinster line-up selected with revenge in mind.
# sean-obrien - Tuesday 25 September, 2018
The Carlow man has been sidelined for five months after picking up a shoulder injury in a home loss to Benetton.
# sean-obrien - Monday 17 September, 2018
Sean O’Brien and Ciarán Frawley are still unavailable for selection.
# sean-obrien - Tuesday 14 August, 2018
Dan Leavy is also due back in time for the Champions Cup after a bruising campaign in which he won everything on offer.
# sean-obrien - Tuesday 29 May, 2018
'I'm going to get very greedy next year': World Cup and everything in between the target for Sean O'Brien
The back row is having to busy himself with rehab and racing before approaching a comeback in the new season.
# sean-obrien - Monday 23 April, 2018
The flanker has turned his attention to getting fit for the 2018/19 season.
# sean-obrien - Friday 20 April, 2018
Leinster head coach Leo Cullen revealed that the flanker required a procedure on the issue this morning.
# sean-obrien - Thursday 19 April, 2018
Isa Nacewa looks likely to shift to the wing as Henshaw comes into the midfield.
# sean-obrien - Tuesday 17 April, 2018
The back row may even require surgery on his shoulder injury.
# sean-obrien - Monday 16 April, 2018
Luke McGrath also remains a major doubt for Leinster and so Leo Cullen and Stuart Lancaster could be forced to drop James Lowe or Scott Fardy.
# sean-obrien - Saturday 14 April, 2018
The flanker was replaced at half-time of Leinster’s shock defeat to Benetton this evening.
# sean-obrien - Friday 13 April, 2018
Leo Cullen has again rotated his squad for tomorrow’s visit of Benetton with all eyes on the Champions Cup semi-final.
Leo Cullen’s side face Benetton Treviso at the RDS tomorrow evening.
# sean-obrien - Friday 6 April, 2018
There is also continued uncertainty over Sean O’Brien’s return.
# sean-obrien - Thursday 5 April, 2018
The 31-year-old expects to return for Leinster next week against Benetton.
# sean-obrien - Wednesday 4 April, 2018
'Last week he did everything he could': O'Brien came close to facing Saracens, Henshaw beating a path to Scarlets
Both Ireland internationals are making their way back from shoulder injuries.
# sean-obrien - Tuesday 3 April, 2018
However, the number eight isn’t expected to take a full part in training until the week of the European fixture.
# sean-obrien - Friday 23 March, 2018
Luke McGrath, Rhys Ruddock and Sean O’Brien are all nearing returns.
# sean-obrien - Friday 9 March, 2018
‘Bang on the shoulder’ forced Sean O’Brien off after just 27 minutes of his comeback.
Tadhg Beirne wins vital penalty at the death to allow hosts escape with a draw.
# sean-obrien - Thursday 8 March, 2018
O’Brien will win his 115th cap for the province.
# sean-obrien - Friday 2 March, 2018
Connacht’s Sean O’Brien says the squad are acclimatising well to conditions ahead of Saturday’s game in South Africa.
# sean-obrien - Monday 26 February, 2018
The flanker has not played since December, but is back in non-contact training with Leinster.
# sean-obrien - Tuesday 6 February, 2018
The flanker hasn’t played since early December but Leinster say he is nearing a return.
# sean-obrien - Thursday 1 February, 2018
Both Premier sides are at home this weekend.
Luke McGrath and Fergus McFadden have benefitted from Leinster’s imperious form to earn a place among the replacements.
# sean-obrien - Friday 12 January, 2018
The Leinster flanker has suffered a setback in his comeback from the injury.
# sean-obrien - Wednesday 3 January, 2018
Sean O’Brien continues to rehab a ‘funny’ hip problem but is looking forward to a big couple of weeks with Leinster.
# sean-obrien - Thursday 30 November, 2017
The powerful, versatile Galwegian is currently sidelined with a shoulder problem.
# sean-obrien - Sunday 12 November, 2017
The former inter-county hurler gave a glimpse of his international quality on his Test debut against South Africa.
# sean-obrien - Saturday 11 November, 2017
The Kiwi stresses that Ireland would be naive to think themselves 35 points better than the Springboks.
Joe Schmidt’s side opened their November campaign with a comfortable four-try win over the ‘Boks.
# sean-obrien - Thursday 9 November, 2017
Tuculet, O’Brien, Woodman and Aprasidze will do battle for this year’s award.