Person: Conor McPhillips
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Pat Lam said an effort to bring his own son in for three weeks to help offset an injury crisis in Connacht was shot down by the IRFU because he is a foreign player.
Wed, 04 Jan, 2017
Wed, 28 Dec, 2016
Connacht will divvy up the role of skills coach Dave Ellis among the existing management until a replacement is found.
Tue, 27 Dec, 2016
It is believed that an escape clause which required Pat Lam to give six months notice was the primary reason why the Connacht coach made the announcement yesterday that he was departing the Sportsground at the end of the season.
Tue, 06 Dec, 2016
Tue, 04 Oct, 2016
Ulster Bank All-Ireland League Division 1A
Mon, 02 Nov, 2015
ANYONE who doubted Michael Swift’s ability to last the pace and stay the course with Connacht would be red-faced as the big lock forward gets ready to square up to European heavyweights Toulouse at the Sportsgrounds on Saturday.
Thu, 17 Nov, 2011
WITH only their second try bonus point this season, Connacht produced a five-try blitz to dispose of the Glasgow Warriors at the Galway Sportsground last night.
Sat, 19 Feb, 2011
CONNACHT could be set for a showdown with IRFU bosses just weeks after it emerged that four first-team players have been targeted by Leinster and Munster.
Thu, 16 Dec, 2010
THE SENSE of expectation and confidence in the Connacht camp was palpable last night as coach Eric Elwood and his new backroom team were unveiled at a press conference at the Galway Sportsground.
Tue, 10 Aug, 2010
CONNACHT look set to complete their biggest coup of the season by signing Queensland Reds back-row player Ezra Taylor.
Fri, 25 Jun, 2010
Connacht Rugby has appointed Australian Brian Melrose as their backs coach.
Thu, 20 May, 2010
Ireland U20 wing Simon Zebo will start at full-back for Cork Constitution in the AIL Division One final against St Mary's College at Dubarry Park tomorrow.
Fri, 07 May, 2010
St. Mary's College 18 Blackrock College 8, Templeville Road
Sat, 21 Feb, 2009
Division One top scorer Tadhg Bennett took his season's tally to 109 points as Shannon edged out St. Mary's College at Coonagh.
Sun, 14 Dec, 2008
St. Mary's College 31 Ballymena 20, Templeville Road
Sat, 11 Oct, 2008
Michael Bradley has named a 26-man squad ahead of Connacht's final match of the season at the Sportsground against the Ospreys on Friday (kick off: 6.30pm).
Wed, 07 May, 2008
Connacht have announced a 27-man squad ahead of their Magners League clash against the Cardiff Blues on Friday (kick off: 6.30pm).
Wed, 30 Apr, 2008
Connacht coach Michael Bradley is looking at Friday's Magners League clash with Cardiff as being a prime opportunity to gain some ground on Ulster and still qualify for next seasons Heineken Cup.
Mon, 28 Apr, 2008
Michael Bradley must know that qualification for the Heineken Cup is gone now and the Magner's League tie against The Dragons will test his motivational skills of the 26-man squad he has named for Rodney Parade on Friday (kick off: 7.10pm).
Wed, 16 Apr, 2008
Michael Bradley has announced a 27-man squad ahead of his side's Magners League clash with Ulster at Ravenhill on Friday (kick off: 6.30pm).
Wed, 09 Apr, 2008
Conor McPhillips will start for the first time since November on the Connacht side to play The Ospreys in the Magners League at The Liberty Stadium on Saturday, kick-off at 5.30pm.
Fri, 15 Feb, 2008
Connacht have announced a 26-man squad ahead of their vital European Challenge Cup Pool Three clash with Brive at the Sportsground on Friday (kick off 6.30pm).
Wed, 16 Jan, 2008
Connacht coach Michael Bradley has announced a 24-man squad ahead of Friday night's Magners League encounter with the Llanelli Scarlets at the Sportsground (kick off 6.30pm).
Thu, 03 Jan, 2008
Michael Bradley has named the same 22 which beat Newcastle last Friday night at the Sportsground for his sides return clash with the English Premiership outfit at Kingston Park on Sunday, kick-off at 3pm.
Wed, 12 Dec, 2007
CONNACHT kept their European hopes alive with a last-gasp victory over the Newcastle Falcons at the Galway Sportsground last night.
Sat, 08 Dec, 2007
Connacht have announced a 23-man squad ahead of their European Challenge Cup round three clash with Newcastle Falcons at the Sportsground on Friday (kick off 6.30pm).
Wed, 05 Dec, 2007
John Fogarty and David Gannon will undergo fitness tests before Michael Bradley announces his team for Connacht's Warriors clash on Friday (kick off 6.30pm).
Wed, 28 Nov, 2007
Michael Bradley has made three changes to his side from that which produced a record win last week in the European Challenge Cup, for the visit of Ulster to the Sportsground on Friday (kick off: 7.30pm).
Thu, 22 Nov, 2007
Connacht coach Michael Bradley has been able to select Andrew Dunne, Matt Mostyn and Mel Deane in his 27-man squad ahead of the Magners League match against Ulster at the Sportsground on Friday (kick off 7.30pm).
Wed, 21 Nov, 2007
Connacht have made four changes to their 22-man squad for their European Challenge Cup second round clash with Cetransa El Salvador at the Sportsground on Friday (kick off 6.30pm).
Wed, 14 Nov, 2007
Connacht coach Michael Bradley wants his side to get their European Challenge Cup campaign back on track when they take on Spanish side Cetransa El Salvador on Friday.
Mon, 12 Nov, 2007