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# irfu - Saturday 20 February, 2016

From The42 'The IRFU have done some sterling work to keep them in euros' - Schmidt Contract Season

'The IRFU have done some sterling work to keep them in euros' - Schmidt

The Ireland head coach is relieved to see the back of the re-contracting period of the season.

# irfu - Thursday 11 February, 2016

From The42 The42 Six Nations Show: Trevor Hogan joins Murray Kinsella to talk Paulie, Paris and more Engage

The42 Six Nations Show: Trevor Hogan joins Murray Kinsella to talk Paulie, Paris and more

Watch the first of our new video series.

# irfu - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Paul O’Connell will have an autobiography out for Christmas

Alan English is working with former Ireland star.

# irfu - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

From The42 Boost for Ireland as Schmidt says Sexton is 'ready to go' for Wales opener Six Nations

Boost for Ireland as Schmidt says Sexton is 'ready to go' for Wales opener

Sexton was taken off in last Saturday’s game for Leinster against Wasps.

# irfu - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

From The42 Former England coach Andy Farrell to take up role with Munster Drafted In

Former England coach Andy Farrell to take up role with Munster

The Englishman is set to link up with Anthony Foley’s side for the remainder of the season.

# irfu - Friday 8 January, 2016

From The42 Dublin footballers' highly-rated physical trainer has new role with the IRFU Switching Codes

# irfu - Monday 28 December, 2015

From The42 Here's the full transcript from David Nucifora's Aviva Stadium media briefing The Boss

Here's the full transcript from David Nucifora's Aviva Stadium media briefing

The Australian performance director answered questions about NIQ signings, Robbie Henshaw and more.

# irfu - Thursday 24 December, 2015

From The42 'In the creation of Brian O'Driscoll, I was the butterfly' No Borders

'In the creation of Brian O'Driscoll, I was the butterfly'

In his excellent new oral history, Tom English recalls a famous win in Paris for Irish rugby.

# irfu - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

From The42 Nucifora addresses foreign signings as World Cup disappointment lingers Big Plans

Nucifora addresses foreign signings as World Cup disappointment lingers

The IRFU’s performance director says he has no doubt the provinces can remain competitive in Europe.

From The42 'Connacht are putting their best foot forward to be able to keep Robbie' Player Movement

'Connacht are putting their best foot forward to be able to keep Robbie'

David Nucifora says that Ian Madigan would be at a disadvantage by moving to France.

From The42 IRFU chief David Nucifora says he didn't block Munster's move for Moore Imports

IRFU chief David Nucifora says he didn't block Munster's move for Moore

The Australian performance director suggested the IRFU and Munster’s valuations of the hooker were some way apart.

# irfu - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

From The42 Balance between Ireland and the provinces is an important battle for IRFU Primary Focus

Balance between Ireland and the provinces is an important battle for IRFU

Should national team success come at a cost for the provinces?

# irfu - Thursday 3 December, 2015

From The42 Healy excited about Leinster’s future as IRFU prepare new deal Contract Season

Healy excited about Leinster’s future as IRFU prepare new deal

The 28-year-old loosehead’s current deal expires in the summer of 2016.

# irfu - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

From The42 Contract boost for Connacht as Irish international signs new two-year deal Staying Put

Contract boost for Connacht as Irish international signs new two-year deal

Kieran Marmion has extended his stay.

# irfu - Monday 23 November, 2015

From The42 'I'll have to see what's best for my career' - Henshaw addresses talk of Connacht exit Centre Stage

'I'll have to see what's best for my career' - Henshaw addresses talk of Connacht exit

The Ireland centre is ‘not ruling out’ a move to Leinster.

# irfu - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

From The42 IRFU block Munster’s move to sign Australia captain Stephen Moore No Go

IRFU block Munster’s move to sign Australia captain Stephen Moore

The southern province were close to finalising a deal with the 102-times capped Australian.

# irfu - Friday 13 November, 2015

From The42 The Wallabies are coming to Dublin next year as part of their ‘Grand Slam’ tour November Reign

The Wallabies are coming to Dublin next year as part of their ‘Grand Slam’ tour

Plus there are reports of two Tests against the All Blacks…

# irfu - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

From The42 Spectacular drone video shows just how much the National Sports Campus has come along Aerial View This post contains videos

Spectacular drone video shows just how much the National Sports Campus has come along

The facility will be impressive when it’s finished.

# irfu - Monday 19 October, 2015

From The42 The IRFU have paid tribute to retiring kitman 'Rala' with this great video Goodbye Rala This post contains videos

The IRFU have paid tribute to retiring kitman 'Rala' with this great video

Paddy “Rala” O’Reilly retires after 21 years with the team.

# irfu - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

'A quiet presence that takes up a lot of space' - Schmidt speaks about O'Connell loss

Schmidt speaks about the loss of O’Connell, O’Mahony and Payne.

# irfu - Monday 12 October, 2015

From The42 In pics: Luke Fitzgerald seriously embarrassed himself in front of Rory McIlroy this morning Masterclass This post contains videos

In pics: Luke Fitzgerald seriously embarrassed himself in front of Rory McIlroy this morning

Fitzgerald sent his driver further than the ball.

# irfu - Friday 9 October, 2015

From The42 'It's a huge thing for us and women's rugby' Spence hoping for more women's tests Stepping Stone

'It's a huge thing for us and women's rugby' Spence hoping for more women's tests

The World Player of the Year nominee says Donnybrook move is huge for the game.

# irfu - Sunday 4 October, 2015

From The42 9 of our favourite images from another busy week of sport Say Cheese This post contains images

9 of our favourite images from another busy week of sport

All the action from a different angle.

# irfu - Thursday 1 October, 2015

From The42 It's thumbs up from the Irish rugby squad during a day off today Fast And Furious

It's thumbs up from the Irish rugby squad during a day off today

The players were enjoying themselves at Mercedes-Benz World in Surrey.

# irfu - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

From The42 Leinster have already sold a huge amount of tickets for their December clash with Toulon Anticipation

Leinster have already sold a huge amount of tickets for their December clash with Toulon

The Champions Cup game is already set to be a sell-out.

# irfu - Friday 25 September, 2015

From The42 Chris Henry: 'You have to prepare for getting smashed and do some damage yourself' Staking A Claim

Chris Henry: 'You have to prepare for getting smashed and do some damage yourself'

Ulster star will line out at openside flanker for Ireland against Romania on Sunday.

# irfu - Thursday 24 September, 2015

From The42 'The Galway Sportsground is a place teams don't like coming to' Bright Future

'The Galway Sportsground is a place teams don't like coming to'

Connacht scrum-half Kieran Marmion was speaking at the launch of the province’s new European jersey.

# irfu - Monday 21 September, 2015

Sinn Féin councillor defends calling people who run Irish rugby 'West Brits'

Micheál Mac Donncha made the remarks on Facebook at the weekend.

# irfu - Saturday 5 September, 2015

From The42 Brian Cody's speech to sixth class pupils? It's the comments of the week Below The Line

Brian Cody's speech to sixth class pupils? It's the comments of the week

What are we gonna do with you lot?

# irfu - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

'One of the best': Joe Schmidt becomes an Irish citizen Céad Míle Fáilte This post contains images

'One of the best': Joe Schmidt becomes an Irish citizen

Richardt Strauss and Olly Hodges were also granted citizenship today.

# irfu - Friday 21 August, 2015

From The42 'I love what Munster stands for... the spirit, culture, never-say-die attitude' Interpros

'I love what Munster stands for... the spirit, culture, never-say-die attitude'

Niamh Briggs and her squad are preparing to defend their interprovincial title in the coming weeks.

# irfu - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

From The42 Leinster confirm Leo Cullen as permanent head coach on two-year deal Top Man

Leinster confirm Leo Cullen as permanent head coach on two-year deal

Defence coach Kurt McQuilkin has also extended his contract to two years.

# irfu - Saturday 15 August, 2015

From The42 'The reality is that we are not going to be able to match France' Spending Power

'The reality is that we are not going to be able to match France'

IRFU chief executive Philip Browne is aware of the ever-growing threat from the Top 14.

From The42 Reports of €50m Vodafone deal 'totally off the wall,' says IRFU chief Finances

Reports of €50m Vodafone deal 'totally off the wall,' says IRFU chief

However, Philip Browne did say the IRFU has a new lead sponsor lined up for 2016.

# irfu - Friday 14 August, 2015

From The42 Provinces get financial top-up as IRFU reports €8.7 million surplus Money

Provinces get financial top-up as IRFU reports €8.7 million surplus

The union says the club game will benefit from an encouraging financial season.

# irfu - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Reports: Ireland lined up to face the All Blacks in Chicago in 2016

New Zealand are hoping to play two games in Chicago in 2016.

# irfu - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

From The42 Ireland handed favourable draw for Dublin-hosted sevens tournament 7s Fever

Ireland handed favourable draw for Dublin-hosted sevens tournament

An absolutely crucial sevens event takes place in the UCD Bowl next month.

# irfu - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

From The42 Another new contract on the eve of a Rugby World Cup, but Schmidt deal is excellent business Opinion

Another new contract on the eve of a Rugby World Cup, but Schmidt deal is excellent business

The IRFU have made a habit of handing out rewards before the big show, but The Joe Show is a different beast.

From The42 Joe Schmidt has signed a new contract with the IRFU Great News

Joe Schmidt has signed a new contract with the IRFU

The New Zealand native will stay on as Ireland head coach until 2017.

# irfu - Monday 13 July, 2015

From The42 IRFU remain tight-lipped on reported €50m Vodafone deal Money Money Money

IRFU remain tight-lipped on reported €50m Vodafone deal

The IRFU won’t comment on record-breaking sponsorship deal.

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