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# seanie - Friday 20 November, 2020

Sean O'Brien returns from his latest injury setback for London Irish opener

The 33-year-old has recovered from hip and hamstring injuries in the last year and insists he feels better than ever.

# seanie - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Ireland's Sean O'Brien has been ruled out of the World Cup

The 32-year-old will undergo hip surgery and miss six months of action.

# seanie - Saturday 25 May, 2019

'His last memory now with Leinster will be lifting the trophy'

Leinster captain Johnny Sexton handed the Pro14 trophy to Sean O’Brien in Glasgow.

# seanie - Sunday 21 April, 2019

Emotional O'Brien returning to his best as sun begins to set on Leinster career

Leo Cullen hailed the flanker’s ‘exceptional’ contribution against Toulouse.

# seanie - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Sean Maguire scores 95th-minute winner for Preston to break Birmingham hearts

The Ireland striker notched a late header on Saturday with important Euro qualifiers on the horizon next week.

# seanie - Saturday 10 November, 2018

'Tough dude' Sean O'Brien set to bring an edge to Ireland's pack

The 31-year-old Tullow man is back in Ireland’s seven shirt after a year-long absence.

# seanie - Thursday 8 November, 2018

'He's been through a tough time, but it's great to see him back out there'

Seán O’Brien is back and ready to win his 52nd cap for Ireland this weekend, 12 months after his last.

# seanie - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

'Of course I would be pissed off': O'Brien eyes return to Ireland squad

The Leinster flanker is set to feature in his fifth straight game this weekend, as he continues to build up his fitness.

# seanie - Thursday 5 April, 2018

'I need those games' - SOB keen on Australia tour after missing Grand Slam

The 31-year-old expects to return for Leinster next week against Benetton.

# seanie - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Irish charm on St Patrick's Day as Sean Maguire scores seventh goal in as many games

The 23-year-old has nine goals and three assists in his last 14 games for Preston North End.

# seanie - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Can't stop scoring! Sean Maguire has bagged his fourth goal in three games for Preston

The former Cork City striker has scored four goals since returning from a four month injury lay-off last weekend.

# seanie - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Sean Maguire scored a brilliant solo goal as Preston fell at home to Brentford this afternoon Seanie Watch This post contains videos

Sean Maguire scored a brilliant solo goal as Preston fell at home to Brentford this afternoon

Maguire was named in Martin O’Neill’s provisional squad for Ireland’s World Cup play-off against Denmark in a fortnight.

# seanie - Saturday 9 September, 2017

On fire! Sean Maguire just scored his first Championship goal for Preston

The striker has earned plaudits since moving to the Championship during the summer as he continues to wait for a first international appearance for Ireland.

# seanie - Thursday 6 July, 2017

'We're seeing the best of him' - O'Brien making his mark in New Zealand

All Blacks openside Sam Cane has big respect for the Irishman.

# seanie - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Sean O'Brien cited for a swinging arm against the All Blacks

The Lions openside could now miss the third and decisive Test in Auckland.

# seanie - Saturday 10 June, 2017

Warren Gatland was impressed with the 'outstanding' Sean O'Brien

Peter O’Mahony also made a big impression in the back row.

# seanie - Monday 27 February, 2017

O'Brien praises Italy's 'smart' tactics but says he would have known the rules

The flanker sat out today’s open training session after suffering a head injury on Saturday.

# seanie - Friday 11 December, 2015

Sean O'Brien to miss Toulon return leg as Triggs faces six weeks out

The Ireland back row remains ‘a couple of weeks’ away with his inner ear issue.

# seanie - Friday 30 January, 2015

Wolfhounds relieved to have 'X-factor' of returning O'Brien on their side

The back row’s Leinster teammates came up with an unkind nickname during the early stages of his injury.

# seanie - Monday 20 May, 2013

Back row blow: Sean O'Brien ruled out of Pro12 final clash with Ulster

Warren Gatland revealed that the openside’s knee is badly bruised, but Brian O’Driscoll is set to return this week.

# seanie - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

From A nice tan but no cheeky grin from Seánie on his day in court Seánie In Court

A nice tan but no cheeky grin from Seánie on his day in court

There were more than a few interested spectators as the former chairman and chief executive of the now defunct Anglo Irish Bank appeared in a criminal court in Dublin.

# seanie - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge In pictures: The cheeky grins of Seán FitzPatrick Seánie This post contains images

In pictures: The cheeky grins of Seán FitzPatrick

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