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#Leinster

# leinster - Sunday 12 January, 2020

From The42 Cullen pleased with Leinster's half-time problem-solving Reaction

Cullen pleased with Leinster's half-time problem-solving

Leinster head into the final round as top seeds after keeping Lyon scoreless in the second half.

From The42 Kearney double helps Leinster sweep aside Lyon Dangerous Dave

Kearney double helps Leinster sweep aside Lyon

Leo Cullen’s side scored six tries as they moved one step closer to securing top seed for the quarter-finals.

From The42 As it happened: Leinster v Lyon, European Rugby Champions Cup Liveblog

As it happened: Leinster v Lyon, European Rugby Champions Cup

Kick-off at the RDS is at 1pm.

From The42 Cullen’s Leinster are turning into rugby’s version of the Dubs Copy Cats

Cullen’s Leinster are turning into rugby’s version of the Dubs

The manner of Leinster’s performances have set them apart this season. Lyon are facing a tough afternoon.

# leinster - Saturday 11 January, 2020

From The42 Bleak midweek wins, Bridgend embarrassment and how Leinster's streak was undone in '02 Trend-Setters

Bleak midweek wins, Bridgend embarrassment and how Leinster's streak was undone in '02

Champagne rugby, served with unappetising sides.

From The42 'Players are pi**ed off not to be in the squad' Depth

'Players are pi**ed off not to be in the squad'

Leo Cullen is building a legacy not just a squad at Leinster.

# leinster - Friday 10 January, 2020

Ryan and Sexton on the mend - Cullen aiming for top seed

The Leinster coach has set his players a target to secure home quarter-final.

From The42 Fardy to lead Leinster as Cullen names side to face Lyon Team News

Fardy to lead Leinster as Cullen names side to face Lyon

A raft of Leinster’s front-line internationals return as they seek to secure a home quarter-final.

# leinster - Thursday 9 January, 2020

From The42 Never mind the Champions Cup, Leinster could win the Six Nations World Class

Never mind the Champions Cup, Leinster could win the Six Nations

Alan Quinlan believes Leinster are good enough to beat top international teams.

From The42 Cian Healy happy to meet challengers in competitive Leinster squad Wolf On The Rock

Cian Healy happy to meet challengers in competitive Leinster squad

‘They want to knock the old boy off the top’.

# leinster - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

From The42 Larmour stepping up to take more responsibility in Leinster attack Growth

Larmour stepping up to take more responsibility in Leinster attack

‘I want to step up and more of a ball player.’

# leinster - Monday 6 January, 2020

From The42 Leinster medics to monitor Ryan calf issue, Sexton stepping up return Key Men

Leinster medics to monitor Ryan calf issue, Sexton stepping up return

The second row has not been ruled out of the weekend clash with Lyon, while Sexton remains on course for the Six Nations.

# leinster - Sunday 5 January, 2020

From The42 'We don't need four young fellas doing it, we need 23 blokes doing it' Destruction Derby

'We don't need four young fellas doing it, we need 23 blokes doing it'

The effort from unheralded prospects was one of very few positives Andy Friend could take from last night’s loss to Leinster.

# leinster - Saturday 4 January, 2020

From The42 Inter-pro woe for Connacht as Deegan drives Leinster to victory

Inter-pro woe for Connacht as Deegan drives Leinster to victory

Connacht were forced to dig deep just to avoid a shut-out and it took 71 minutes for them to post their opening score against a rampant Leinster.

From The42 Connacht go to RDS believing they can break Leinster streak Inter-pro

Connacht go to RDS believing they can break Leinster streak

‘Generally when results go against us it’s…us shooting ourselves in the foot.’

From The42 Competition breeds contentment for Leinster Inter-pro

Competition breeds contentment for Leinster

The eastern province’s winning streak is based on intense competition for places.

# leinster - Friday 3 January, 2020

From The42 Sexton 'progressing well' on return from knee injury Kicking On

Sexton 'progressing well' on return from knee injury

The out-half went for a second visit to his specialist over the Christmas period and appears on course to feature for Ireland in February.

From The42 Ex-Roscommon minor handed first Connacht start for Leinster showdown And The Team Is...

Ex-Roscommon minor handed first Connacht start for Leinster showdown

Niall Murray will partner up with Gavin Thornbury in the second row.

# leinster - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

From The42 Don't bet against Rob Kearney adding to 95 Ireland caps, insists brother Dave Mixed Emotions

Don't bet against Rob Kearney adding to 95 Ireland caps, insists brother Dave

The younger of the brothers was included in Andy Farrell’s first get-together.

# leinster - Monday 30 December, 2019

From The42 Hard-hitting Will Connors ready for 'that next step' Magnificent 7

Hard-hitting Will Connors ready for 'that next step'

The Kildare openside has yet to feature in Europe for Leinster, but has already caught they eye of Andy Farrell.

From The42 From measurable momentum with Leinster to shaping the future of the Lionesses High Performance

From measurable momentum with Leinster to shaping the future of the Lionesses

Wickow man Peter Tierney moved away from the heavyweights in his native province to work with the English FA.

# leinster - Saturday 28 December, 2019

From The42 Leinster's winning streak rumbles on thanks to dominant defence against Munster Winter Classic

Leinster's winning streak rumbles on thanks to dominant defence against Munster

Ross Byrne was instrumental as Leinster opened up a 13-0 lead which Munster could not reel in.

From The42 Recap: Munster v Leinster, Pro14 Liveblog

Recap: Munster v Leinster, Pro14

Follow all the action live as Munster welcome Leinster to Thomond Park.

From The42 Keenan ready to test his mettle with first taste of Thomond Inter-pro

Keenan ready to test his mettle with first taste of Thomond

Leinster’s footballing fullback is intent on shutting out the pressure from the crowd in Limerick.

# leinster - Friday 27 December, 2019

From The42 'Everyone's path is different, I wouldn't do it any other way... it makes me the person I am' Fards

'Everyone's path is different, I wouldn't do it any other way... it makes me the person I am'

Leinster man Scott Fardy on what drew him to the province and why he enjoys life in Dublin.

# leinster - Monday 23 December, 2019

From The42 'If you start giving away things cheaply in Thomond it can be a pretty tough day' Sumo Season

'If you start giving away things cheaply in Thomond it can be a pretty tough day'

Leo Cullen won’t be caught complaining about the players available to him for Saturday’s clash with Munster.

From The42 Carbery poised to return for Munster if he can sustain progress through Christmas week Comeback Kid

Carbery poised to return for Munster if he can sustain progress through Christmas week

The out-half has not played for his province this season due to the ankle injury sustained on international duty.

# leinster - Saturday 21 December, 2019

From The42 McFarland gutted for Curtis, but sees progress in high-scoring loss to Leinster Grey Area

McFarland gutted for Curtis, but sees progress in high-scoring loss to Leinster

Ulster’s strong finish left Leo Cullen disappointed with how the 14-try match ended.

# leinster - Friday 20 December, 2019

From The42 Bonus points all round as Leinster and Ulster share 14 tries Season Of Goodwill

Bonus points all round as Leinster and Ulster share 14 tries

Eight of them belonged to Leinster as they extended their winning run and their lead at the top of Pro14 Conference B.

From The42 All eyes on Rob Kearney and Leinster's production line as they welcome Ulster to RDS Inter-pro

All eyes on Rob Kearney and Leinster's production line as they welcome Ulster to RDS

Ulster will have to deliver a major shock to upset the pace-setters in Europe and the Pro14 this evening.

# leinster - Thursday 19 December, 2019

From The42 Cullen backs Kearney to begin road back to Ireland setup against Ulster Inter-pros

Cullen backs Kearney to begin road back to Ireland setup against Ulster

The head coach doesn’t have to look beyond his own squad for proof a 33-year-old can play his way back in.

From The42 O'Connor brothers fill Ulster's second row for RDS clash with Leinster Winter-pros

O'Connor brothers fill Ulster's second row for RDS clash with Leinster

Alan will make his 100th appearance for his adopted province while younger brother David earns his first start.

# leinster - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

From The42 Leinster keep finding motivating factors as they mount mighty winning run Spurred On

Leinster keep finding motivating factors as they mount mighty winning run

The eastern province turn their attentions to Ulster after sealing an early qualification for the Champions Cup quarters.

# leinster - Monday 16 December, 2019

From The42 Sexton due another visit to specialist, Kelleher out for up to six weeks Hooked

Sexton due another visit to specialist, Kelleher out for up to six weeks

The in-form 21-year-old is due to be fit in time for Ireland’s Six Nations opener.

From The42 Munster's World Cup players to miss Leinster clash at Thomond Park Rested

Munster's World Cup players to miss Leinster clash at Thomond Park

Johann van Graan’s squad will be tested in the next three Pro14 inter-pro derbies.

# leinster - Sunday 15 December, 2019

From The42 Dublin and Laois claim Walsh Cup victories as Longford win O'Byrne Cup clash Leinster

Dublin and Laois claim Walsh Cup victories as Longford win O'Byrne Cup clash

Mattie Kenny’s side triumphed in Mullingar this afternoon.

# leinster - Saturday 14 December, 2019

From The42 As it happened: Leinster v Northampton Saints, Champions Cup Liveblog

As it happened: Leinster v Northampton Saints, Champions Cup

Kick-off at the Aviva Stadium is at 17:15.

# leinster - Thursday 12 December, 2019

From The42 Unfazed, in-form Doris ready for full run-out at the Aviva Champions Cup

Unfazed, in-form Doris ready for full run-out at the Aviva

The Leinster 8 is hoping to force his way into an Ireland jersey at the venue before the season is out.

# leinster - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

From The42 Strongman days behind him, sword sheathed as McBryde settles in at Leinster The Man The Myth

Strongman days behind him, sword sheathed as McBryde settles in at Leinster

Warren Gatland’s long-term scrum coach is adapting to his new surroundings, but old tales continue to follow him.

# leinster - Monday 9 December, 2019

From The42 'Dev has been fantastic... you can see that he wants back into the national squad' Pillars Of Success

'Dev has been fantastic... you can see that he wants back into the national squad'

Leo Cullen’s side are thriving thanks to the presence of in-form men all over the pitch.