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# versatile - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Adama Traore approached by NFL teams, says Wolves team-mate Saiss

The pacy attacker is having the best season of his career.

# versatile - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Kildare man O'Brien benefits from stint in 7s as he pushes on with Leinster

The 23-year-old has shone at outside centre and fullback early on this season.

# versatile - Friday 15 November, 2019

'I’d love to be more advanced and scoring goals, but wherever he puts me, I’m happy'

Alan Browne helped Ireland claim a deserved win over New Zealand last night.

# versatile - Friday 8 November, 2019

Deegan slips into his favourite position as Leinster face toughest test of young season

The back row has had to divide his time across three positions, but starts at 8 for the second time this season.

# versatile - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

Jack of all trades Carbery covering scrum-half for Ireland against Russia

The 23-year-old Munster man will be wearing the number 21 shirt tomorrow in Kobe.

# versatile - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

Carbery comes through 'nervous days' of injury to make the World Cup

The 23-year-old had a real scare when he injured his ankle in Ireland’s first warm-up game.

# versatile - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Matt Doherty open to playing unfamiliar right-wing role for Ireland

The Wolves wing-back may be pressed into a new position against Gibraltar.

# versatile - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Leinster's Deegan benefits from starting opportunities in a 'seven-and-a-half role'

The 22-year-old was excellent during the province’s Pro14 victory over the Cheetahs last weekend.

# versatile - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Fabinho prepared to fill in at centre-back after becoming a regular for Liverpool

The Brazilian was deployed at the heart of the Reds defence in last weekend’s win over Brighton due to injuries.

# versatile - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Ulsterman Addison hungry for more after Ireland debut in Chicago

The 26-year-old is pleased his move to Ulster is paying off.

# versatile - Friday 5 October, 2018

Cullen 'looking at the broader picture' as O'Brien slots in at number eight

The 31-year-old is named in an exciting back row unit alongside Rhys Ruddock and Dan Leavy for Saturday’s clash with Munster.

# versatile - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

From The Daily Edge 'Whether you find the Dublin hip hop duo funny or not, there's no excuse for Versatile's racist lyrics' Versatile

'Whether you find the Dublin hip hop duo funny or not, there's no excuse for Versatile's racist lyrics'

If you think Versatile’s work is satirical, you probably don’t understand satire.

# versatile - Friday 22 June, 2018

From The Daily Edge Reddit doesn't know what to make of Lifestyle Sports' new ad with Dublin rap duo Versatile Versatile

# versatile - Saturday 19 May, 2018

'He's got all the attributes -- his leap, his athleticism, great right and left feet, going forward and defensively'

Dundalk defender Brian Gartland was singing the praises of Sean Hoare after last night’s man-of-the-match display against Bohemians.

# versatile - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Carbery happy to take charge in backline, even when it means over-ruling Sexton

A year on from his famous debut, the Athy man is doing more than operating as understudy.

# versatile - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

10 or 15? Leinster just happy to see Carbery continuing to improve

The Ireland international is learning with every game as he manages two positions.

# versatile - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Niggling injuries behind him, Jordi Murphy ready to reach for top form again

Leinster’s flanker has endured a difficult season`after years of constant improvement, but he’s fit and firing again in time for the business end.

# versatile - Monday 28 March, 2016

Ireland set to turn to McClean with just one fit striker for Slovakia

Martin O’Neill hinted that the West Brom winger could be in line for a different role tomorrow evening.

# versatile - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Ireland international Olding eyeing Ulster's 12 shirt on return from ACL injury

The 22-year-old has been through tough times in the last two seasons.

# versatile - Sunday 24 January, 2016

'You could play him at 10 and he'd do a job' - Payne shows class for Ulster

The 30-year-old Ireland international was in superb form in yesterday’s win over Oyonnax.

# versatile - Friday 25 September, 2015

Ian Madigan may get a run at scrum-half against Romania - Schmidt

The Leinster man starts at out-half, but may move inside for the closing stages at Wembley.

# versatile - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Zebo at fullback and more talking points from Schmidt's Ireland XV

Jack Conan makes his debut, Madigan steers the ship and D’Arcy returns.

# versatile - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Ruddock ready for Georgian power after starring in Boks beating

The Leinster flanker turned 24 today and now feels a settled part of Joe Schmidt’s group.

# versatile - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Higgins happy to be back in the corner as the Green and Red seek fourth straight title

The versatile Ballyhaunis man had no complaints when moved into the forward line, but is taking back his familiar jersey.

# versatile - Saturday 9 March, 2013

5 hurling goalkeepers who can play a bit outfield

They can stop scores at one end and strike them at the other.

# versatile - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Guinness Series: Ryan hoping to knock the stuffing from the Springboks

The Munster forward believes he has been bred for rugby challenges that sides like South Africa are sure to pose.