A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The Ulster website offered a taster of how the other province lives on Monday, with the club about to send out a welcome update to their fans ahead of a huge week of European rugby.
Fri, 10 Jan, 2020
There was no mention of the injury to Carbery in a medical update issued by Munster at 6.14pm last night, but confirmation was forthcoming an hour and a half later after news of the problem emerged online.
Tue, 07 Jan, 2020
Jonathan Sexton will go cold into the Six Nations after confirmation on Monday that the out-half will play no part in Leinster's last two Heineken Champions Cup fixtures.
Mon, 06 Jan, 2020
Sometimes it helps to take all the guesswork out of who should be playing for Ireland by actually going hard at each other.
Fri, 03 Jan, 2020
For Leinster this week it will be a case of out with the new and in with the old. More or less, anyway.
Tue, 03 Dec, 2019
The World Cup may be long over, but the ripple effect is set to spill into the upcoming bout of festive PRO14 fixtures with a larger-than-usual
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019
There are three changes to the team that defeated Ospreys.
Fri, 22 Nov, 2019
It wouldn't be like an Irish mammy to wish illness on her son but you wouldn't have blamed Robbie Henshaw's if she had regarded it as the lesser of two evils when it forced the Leinster centre to miss out on the visit to the Sportsground two weekends ago.
Wed, 20 Nov, 2019
At the risk of redefining the delusional practice of clutching at straws, perhaps there is something to be said after all for making an early exit from the World Cup.
Mon, 18 Nov, 2019
The IRFU’s World Cup post-mortem will go on for some time yet but the evidence of the weekend just passed would suggest that many of the players involved have turned the page.
Sun, 17 Nov, 2019
Leinster head coach Leo Cullen hailed his returning international contingent after their 33-19 bonus point victory over Benetton Rugby in their Heineken Champions Cup Pool One opener.
Sat, 16 Nov, 2019
Mark McCall’s public confession that Saracens may have to sacrifice the Champions’ Cup in order to preserve their domestic status will have fallen on stony ground all over Europe.
Thu, 14 Nov, 2019
As the last week of August approaches I’m not giving up on summer just yet.
Sat, 24 Aug, 2019
The importance of Munster getting a good start to their Champions Cup campaign was underlined by the release of the pool fixtures this morning.
Fri, 23 Aug, 2019
An Irish referee will make history this month as she joins a team of female officials at this month’s UEFA Super Cup clash between Chelsea and Liverpool.
Fri, 02 Aug, 2019
There are few enough human activities that breathe by facilitating a cheek-by-jowl proximity of euphoria and despair. Sport is one — as myriad examples will show this weekend.
Sat, 06 Jul, 2019
So that’s Friday nearly wrapped up. Here’s some of the stories we published on irishexaminer.com today which we hope will help you make sense of it all this evening.
Fri, 24 May, 2019
It’s been interesting to see the way Barca have managed their Champions League away fixtures this season because not all their matches have proved to be end-to-end goal feasts.
Wed, 01 May, 2019
Pope Francis has declined to accept the resignation of French Cardinal Philippe Barbarin as archbishop of Lyon after he was convicted of failing to report a known predator priest to police, the Vatican said.
Tue, 19 Mar, 2019
Cork-based Enterprise System Partners (ESP), which provides consulting and manufacturing services to life sciences firms around the world, has been bought by the international giant Accenture.
Wed, 06 Mar, 2019
Pep Guardiola claims some critics will write his Manchester City side off as a failure if they do not win the Champions League.
Tue, 27 Nov, 2018
Toulouse have held on to secure a one point one against reigning Champions Cup holders Leinster.
Sun, 21 Oct, 2018
A scintillating goal from Neymar drew him level with Romario in Brazil’s all-time top scorers list as they cruised to a 3-0 win against Austria yesterday.
Mon, 11 Jun, 2018
At least we know that the Aviva crowd will definitely have something to cheer about tonight. With the friendly against the USA doubling as a John O’Shea tribute gig, the feelgood factor is already in place.
Sat, 02 Jun, 2018
Ireland return to the familiar surroundings of the Stade de France this evening, caught between feelings of what might have been and what they hope is to come.
Mon, 28 May, 2018
Diego Simeone has played down the significance of Atletico Madrid’s big-game experience ahead of the Europa League final against Marseille.
Wed, 16 May, 2018
Fri, 04 May, 2018
Racing 92 co-head coach Laurent Labit believes his side’s 40-minute powerplay that destroyed Munster’s European dream will not be good enough to defeat Champions Cup final opponents Leinster in Bilbao in three weeks.
Mon, 23 Apr, 2018
Sic Transit Gloria Mundi. So it would appear that swathes of empty seats and the prospect of the financial pain of a desolate prawn circle, after the installation of more Club Level seats this summer, has finally forced a response to the interminable outcry for change at the Arsenal, signalling the end of a glorious era.
Sun, 22 Apr, 2018
In a week where European football has been dominated by dramatic comebacks and shocks, Arsenal were given an almighty scare by CSKA Moscow as they booked a place in the Europa League semi-final.
Fri, 13 Apr, 2018
Arsenal edged into the semi-finals of the Europa League, but only after surviving a major scare as CSKA Moscow threatened a memorable comeback.
Thu, 12 Apr, 2018
Arsene Wenger is expecting to see the best of Alexandre Lacazette as the striker returns from a knee injury in time to lead the line in Arsenal’s Europa League quarter-final clash with CSKA Moscow.
Thu, 05 Apr, 2018
Jonathan Sexton has been eager for a crack at Saracens for a while.
Tue, 27 Mar, 2018
Racing’s vast resources are best illustrated by the options available to their management in the second row alone compared to Johann van Graan, writes
Wed, 10 Jan, 2018
Irish riders netted three-star Grand Prix victories on both sides of the Atlantic at the weekend, with Paul O’Shea scoring in Tryon, North Carolina, and Darragh Kenny coming out on top at Montpellier in France.
Wed, 01 Nov, 2017
Everton Under-23s manager David Unsworth has been placed in temporary charge of the first team following Ronald Koeman's sacking.
Tue, 24 Oct, 2017
If you drive up from Spain the first three towns you hit in France along the A9 are three big rugby strongholds … Perpignan, Narbonne and Beziers.
Sat, 14 Oct, 2017
The joys of Cardiff on a Monday night in October.
Tue, 10 Oct, 2017
Latest: A man who stabbed two women to death at Marseille's main railway station had been arrested and released the day before the attack, French officials have said.
Mon, 02 Oct, 2017
A 35-year-old man who had been in a vegetative state for 15 years is showing signs of consciousness after receiving a pioneering treatment based on nerve stimulation.
Wed, 27 Sep, 2017
A man has been charged in connection with the disappearance of a nine-year-old girl who went missing during a wedding celebration in France.
Mon, 04 Sep, 2017