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#Tommy O'Donnell

# tommy-odonnell - Friday 29 November, 2019

'It makes you realise how special it is what Munster has. It's very hard to replicate'

Tommy O’Donnell explains how his family have helped him to develop resilience.

# tommy-odonnell - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Murphy set for scan on rib injury as Ireland count cost of Russia win

Ireland said it was always the plan to replace Johnny Sexton after 40 minutes.

# tommy-odonnell - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

After 'freak accident' in 2015, TOD targets spot in Schmidt's World Cup plan

The 32-year-old Munster man was injured in a warm-up game four years ago.

# tommy-odonnell - Monday 21 January, 2019

Concern for luckless O'Donnell as Munster fear another injury setback

The flanker suffered a shoulder injury at the weekend.

# tommy-odonnell - Monday 22 October, 2018

Anxious wait for Munster and O'Donnell as luckless flanker goes for scan

The extent of injuries to Rhys Marshall, Dan Goggin and Arno Botha will also be known in the next 24 hours.

# tommy-odonnell - Thursday 6 September, 2018

O'Donnell leaves injury frustration behind him as he bids to get back to his best

The flanker has been endured his fair share of setbacks and lay-offs, but is fit and ready to kick on again.

# tommy-odonnell - Monday 20 August, 2018

O'Donnell gets timing right to return to Munster jersey and Ireland camp

The 31-year-old captained his province to a win against London Irish on Friday.

# tommy-odonnell - Thursday 16 August, 2018

O'Donnell leads Munster for clash with Kidney's London Irish in Cork

JJ Hanrahan is first up in Munster’s number 10 shirt tomorrow night.

# tommy-odonnell - Sunday 1 April, 2018

O'Donnell ruled out for rest of season, but Zebo on the plane to South Africa

Munster have confirmed their squad for the Pro14 trip to South Africa.

# tommy-odonnell - Monday 26 March, 2018

'It's not an excuse for us' - Munster face up to serious injury issues

Toulon will arrive in Limerick on the back of a 49-0 hammering of Clermont.

# tommy-odonnell - Saturday 24 March, 2018

O'Donnell 'another big blow,' Scannell a doubt as Munster move into European mode

The openside looks set for another long stint on the sidelines, while the centre left the field for a HIA.

# tommy-odonnell - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

O'Donnell looking to take a leaf out of Scarlets' book on how to tackle Toulon

“We’ll get a good idea of what it takes to beat Toulon if we play well against Scarlets,” says the Munster flanker.

# tommy-odonnell - Monday 19 February, 2018

Boost for Munster as Bleyendaal comes through long-awaited return unscathed

Tommy O’Donnell is also very close to making his comeback.

# tommy-odonnell - Friday 22 December, 2017

'If you are focusing on "I have to get back to Ireland," you’re not going to play your best rugby'

Tommy O’Donnell is licking his lips at the prospect of three straight interpros.

# tommy-odonnell - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Good news for Munster as O'Donnell gets game time following injury lay-off

The Ireland flanker will start for the Munster ‘A’ side in the British & Irish Cup tomorrow night.

# tommy-odonnell - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Tommy O'Donnell back in full training as Munster prepare for hit-out against Connacht

JJ Hanrahan has stepped up his recovery from a shoulder injury and Peter O’Mahony has begun his pre-season prep.

# tommy-odonnell - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Irish camp talk up US after first workout in New Jersey

The sides face off on Saturday night.

# tommy-odonnell - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Tommy O'Donnell ruled out injured as Ruddock appointed Ireland captain for summer tour Tod

Tommy O'Donnell ruled out injured as Ruddock appointed Ireland captain for summer tour

Ulster’s Sean Reidy will replace the Munster man once the squad get to Japan for the second and third matches of their tour.

# tommy-odonnell - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Munster in a happy place after transformation under Rassie Erasmus

Saracens provide their greatest test yet this weekend in Dublin.

# tommy-odonnell - Friday 20 January, 2017

Tommy O'Donnell returns as Munster target win and home quarter-final

TOD, Cronin and O’Mahony all named to start Munster’s final pool game.

# tommy-odonnell - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

POM undergoing return-to-play protocols, with TOD back in Munster training

Fullback Simon Zebo suffered a dead leg against Glasgow last weekend.

# tommy-odonnell - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Quarter-final return beckons for Munster ahead of demanding Glasgow clash

The southern province can secure a knock-out place this weekend in Glasgow.

# tommy-odonnell - Monday 9 January, 2017

O'Donnell a doubt for Glasgow trip after new ankle injury against Racing

The Munster openside damaged his right ankle a week after hurting his left.

# tommy-odonnell - Thursday 29 September, 2016

We've waited 12 months to see Peter O'Mahony - but the wait is nearly over

“Good chance” that flanker will face Zebre on Saturday evening.

# tommy-odonnell - Friday 9 September, 2016

Munster concerned over injuries as Rassie rues poor exit kicks against Cardiff

However, Keith Earls and Conor Murray are set to return next weekend.

# tommy-odonnell - Monday 30 May, 2016

'I've to report in with my mum after the tour': Schmidt focus on 'Boks before new contract

Ireland’s head coach explains why he called on Connacht’s Quinn Roux and omitted Munster’s Tommy O’Donnell for the tour to South Africa.

# tommy-odonnell - Thursday 28 April, 2016

O'Donnell predicts bright future if Munster can attack huge Edinburgh tie

The Ireland international feels tomorrow’s Pro12 meeting is like a European Cup fixture.

# tommy-odonnell - Monday 21 March, 2016

'It was a nice surprise to get the call from Joe considering how well Josh had gone'

Tommy O’Donnell was determined to grasp his chance against Scotland with both hands.

# tommy-odonnell - Monday 7 March, 2016

Tommy O'Donnell only absentee from 34-strong Ireland training

Jared Payne is fit and available to face Italy this weekend.

# tommy-odonnell - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Big boost for Ireland as O'Donnell winning England fitness race

Stomach illness forced the Munster flanker off against Glasgow Warriors on Friday night.

# tommy-odonnell - Saturday 13 February, 2016

'We’re not going to look for excuses' - Ireland face up to failure in Paris

Joe Schmidt’s men aren’t giving up on the Six Nations just yet.

# tommy-odonnell - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Earls a doubt for France, but Schmidt confident SOB and Kearney will return

Johnny Sexton was ‘sore’ after an intensely physical battle with the Welsh.

# tommy-odonnell - Friday 5 February, 2016

'Lying on the turf in the Millennium Stadium, I didn't think this was possible'

Tommy O’Donnell is ready to seize an opportunity he thought was beyond him.

# tommy-odonnell - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

'Dwell on the past, you're going to be stuck there': O'Donnell at peace with World Cup woe

The flanker’s healthy mind has helped his body to follow suit after a horrible dislocated hip injury in August.

# tommy-odonnell - Monday 4 January, 2016

Analysis: O'Donoghue and O'Donnell shine in Munster's back row

Anthony Foley has finally been able to get his best back row on the pitch.

# tommy-odonnell - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

'It wouldn’t happen again in 1,000 tries': O'Donnell on the freak injury that ruined his World Cup

Back-row returned to action against Leinster, a couple of months ahead of schedule.

# tommy-odonnell - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Speedy recovery puts O'Donnell in contention to face Leinster

Munster flanker was expected to be out until February after dislocating his hip on international duty.

# tommy-odonnell - Friday 4 December, 2015

Tommy O'Donnell commits long-term future to Munster

The 28-year old will remain with the province until at least June 2019.

# tommy-odonnell - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

O'Donnell working towards Munster return early in New Year

Foley in buoyant mood with relatively clean bill of health ahead of Champions Cup opener against Treviso.

# tommy-odonnell - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

'A great example to any young player' - O'Connell says O'Donnell will bounce back

“He’s a special type of athlete.”

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