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# westerners - Saturday 23 November, 2019

Heartbreak for Connacht, as they fall just short of repeating 2013 Toulouse shock

Andy Friend’s men were full of bravery against a home side who started with 13 full internationals.

# westerners - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

'He's going to be a great coach for Connacht' - Chiefs laud departing Keane

The Kiwi is taking over from Pat Lam in the west of Ireland.

# westerners - Friday 5 February, 2016

Proud day for Sligo rugby as Ireland U20s take on Wales in Donnybrook

Conan O’Donnell, Cillian Gallagher and Stephen Kerins are part of the 23.

# westerners - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Henshaw at fullback as AJ MacGinty prepares to make Connacht debut from the bench

All aboard. This is Connacht’s last stop before the 12,000 KM round trip to Krasnoyarsk.

# westerners - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Connacht desperate to underline inter-pro progress against Munster

Pat Lam’s men are coming off the back of defeats to Leinster and Ulster.

# westerners - Monday 29 December, 2014

Half-term report: Connacht keen to make further progress under Lam

The western province have been the story of the season so far in Ireland.

# westerners - Friday 26 September, 2014

Connacht's winning start to the season comes to an end in Glasgow

Pat Lam’s side leave town without a bonus point.

# westerners - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Dan Parks begins his coaching career with Connacht

The Australian-born outhalf has been named as Under-18 backs coach as part of the shake-up under new boss Pat Lam.

# westerners - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Marmion puts hero-worship to one side as he trumps Yachvili

The 20-year-old scrum-half was instrumental in Connacht’s 22-14 win over Biarritz.

# westerners - Friday 7 December, 2012

As it happened: Connacht v Biarritz, Heineken Cup

We were in Galway for the crucial pool three clash between the westerners and two-time European finalists.