# irfu - Yesterday’s News
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# irfu - Thursday 16 October, 2014
‘There’s probably not a lot of guys out there who can drive that sort of external financial interest,’ says David Nucifora.
A group of academy, sub-academy and club players will represent Ireland at the European Championships in 2015.
# irfu - Friday 10 October, 2014
The Grand Slam-winning Welshman plans to focus his full attention on his job with Lansdowne.
TheScore.ie has learned that plans are in place to launch a men’s sevens team from 2015 onwards.
‘The strength of our academy is that they actually get game time at the top level,’ says manager Tim Allnutt
# irfu - Wednesday 1 October, 2014
The 34-year-old’s contract expires at the end of the current season, but he is keen to stay with the province.
# irfu - Tuesday 23 September, 2014
The Ulster wing outlines what work Ireland carried out during their two-day camp at Carton House.
# irfu - Monday 22 September, 2014
The IRFU and Canterbury have unveiled the playing kit, including the ‘bosphorus’ green home jersey.
# irfu - Thursday 4 September, 2014
The former Ireland out-half is now part of the coaching set-up at Racing Métro.
The return of the Ireland out-half follows up on last season’s new deals for Sean O’Brien and Jamie Heaslip.
The Parisian club’s president says the pressure on Sexton has been an unwelcome feature of the start of the season.
# irfu - Sunday 17 August, 2014
The Ireland head coach has brought about major improvements since first taking the job in 2003.
# irfu - Friday 18 July, 2014
The Bective Rangers clubman continues a long-standing tradition by taking over from Pat Fitzgerald.
Irish rugby’s governing body has urged caution in the long-term despite this success.
# irfu - Friday 13 June, 2014
That’s according to a report by two leading economists.
# irfu - Monday 9 June, 2014
Probably best you don’t eat that, RG3.
# irfu - Saturday 7 June, 2014
This is for anyone who ever wished to see Paul O’Connell going for a run in grainy, celluloid glory.
# irfu - Monday 2 June, 2014
We caught up with IRFU nutritionist Dr Ruth Wood-Martin before she headed off to South America ahead of the squad.
# irfu - Monday 19 May, 2014
The western province are set to improve their strength and conditioning facilities and have appointed Paul Bunce as their new head of fitness.
The Ireland coach has opted to rest four key players while aiming to increase competition for places.
Tommy Bowe and Sean O’Brien also miss out as Schmidt calls upon Felix Jones, Robbie Diack, James Cronin, Rob Herring and Kieran Marmion.
# irfu - Sunday 18 May, 2014
‘It’s very important that the clubs remain at the very heart of everything we do.’
# irfu - Monday 5 May, 2014
The 33-year-old will become the first ever All Black to play for the province.
# irfu - Friday 18 April, 2014
The Australian’s newly-created position was born in a post-2011 Rugby World Cup review by the IRFU.
# irfu - Thursday 17 April, 2014
The IRFU’s newly-appointed Performance Director wants to see more young Irish players in first-team action.
‘The best deal is a deal where nobody is entirely happy’ – The IRFU’s take on Europe’s new rugby deal
The European Rugby Champions Cup comes into being next season.
# irfu - Wednesday 16 April, 2014
Irish Sports Council funding aims to encourage and create opportunities for young people.
# irfu - Tuesday 15 April, 2014
The Australian won a Super Rugby title as head coach of the Brumbies, while Joe Schmidt worked under him at the Blues.
# irfu - Monday 3 March, 2014
‘I think everyone is in agreement that we didn’t want to see him go’.
# irfu - Monday 17 February, 2014
The Munster winger hasn’t made the extended panel for this weekend’s Six Nations clash at Twickenham.
# irfu - Monday 27 January, 2014
Canterbury’s deal will commence on September 1st next.
# irfu - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
Director General, Páraic Duffy, says six of the organisation’s grounds are likely to be used in the bid.
# irfu - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
Hooker Niall Annett tells TheScore.ie that 16 senior players are all chasing their coaching qualifications.
# irfu - Monday 20 January, 2014
The former Munster flanker is hopeful that Keith Earls will follow suit and pen a new deal.
# irfu - Thursday 16 January, 2014
The Leinster flanker is the man around whom Joe Schmidt’s Ireland plans will revolve.
Great news for Irish rugby fans.
# irfu - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
Ireland take on Italy in an Aviva Stadium double-header on 8 March.
# irfu - Wednesday 8 January, 2014
The International Rugby Board says it ‘supports the commitment’ of the Six Nations member unions.
# irfu - Saturday 4 January, 2014
‘It is yet to be explained why bringing an additional £12m into the game is not in the best interests of Welsh rugby.’
# irfu - Monday 30 December, 2013
Another stray tweet caused an online stir at the weekend but Leinster are determined to keep their No.8.