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#Signing

# signing - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

From The42 IRFU confirm Jack McGrath will join Ulster from Leinster next season Heading North

IRFU confirm Jack McGrath will join Ulster from Leinster next season

The 29-year-old has struggled for form and fitness this season with his native province.

# signing - Monday 28 January, 2019

From The42 Ulster set to pounce for Wallabies and Brumbies lock Sam Carter Experience

Ulster set to pounce for Wallabies and Brumbies lock Sam Carter

The 29-year-old second row has won 14 caps for Australia.

# signing - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

From The42 Another good signing for Shelbourne as former Rovers defender Luke Byrne joins PROMOTION PUSH

Another good signing for Shelbourne as former Rovers defender Luke Byrne joins

The Reds are putting together a promising squad ahead of their 2019 First Division campaign.

# signing - Sunday 16 December, 2018

From The42 Former Liverpool midfielder Alex O'Hanlon agrees deal to join Shelbourne The Reds

Former Liverpool midfielder Alex O'Hanlon agrees deal to join Shelbourne

The promising 22-year-old has spent time with St Patrick’s Athletic and Glentoran since returning to Ireland.

# signing - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Statement of intent as Bray snap up Waterford captain and ex-Leeds midfielder Keegan

The 34-year-old Dubliner joins the Seagulls having spent two seasons at the RSC.

# signing - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Hopes that Irish children's TV will follow UK and feature Lámh signing after viral video

Lámh is Ireland’s version of Makaton.

# signing - Saturday 14 July, 2018

From The42 Chelsea complete €65 million signing of Napoli star following appointment of Sarri Transfer

Chelsea complete €65 million signing of Napoli star following appointment of Sarri

Italy international Jorginho has penned a five-year deal with the Blues, becoming Maurizio Sarri’s first signing for the club.

# signing - Saturday 2 June, 2018

From The42 'One thing's for sure - we are desperately keen for Ulster to be strong' Concertina

'One thing's for sure - we are desperately keen for Ulster to be strong'

Joe Schmidt and the IRFU understand that Ulster need an out-half

# signing - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

From The42 Leinster close in on Wallabies international Joe Tomane Transfer

Leinster close in on Wallabies international Joe Tomane

The Montpellier man has been primarily used as a centre in the last two seasons.

# signing - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

From The42 Munster set to sign Irish-qualified fullback Mike Haley from Sale Sharks IQ

Munster set to sign Irish-qualified fullback Mike Haley from Sale Sharks

It’s understood that the IRFU’s IQ Rugby branch has played a central role in the move.

# signing - Thursday 15 February, 2018

From The42 Bohs beat Shamrock Rovers to Leeds United youngster Signing

Bohs beat Shamrock Rovers to Leeds United youngster

The two clubs play each other tomorrow night and both were chasing Eoghan Stokes.

# signing - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

From The42 Shamrock Rovers snap up former Sheffield Utd and Ireland underage winger for 2018 Shooting Hoops

Shamrock Rovers snap up former Sheffield Utd and Ireland underage winger for 2018

‘He’s exactly what we need and the right fit for us.’

# signing - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

From The42 Celtic snap up experienced German defender from RB Leipzig Signing

Celtic snap up experienced German defender from RB Leipzig

Marvin Compper has swapped the RB Leipzig bench for Scottish champions Celtic and will join his new team-mates in January.

# signing - Thursday 9 November, 2017

From The42 Promising Ireland U21 and former Aston Villa midfielder links up with Derry City Candystripes

Promising Ireland U21 and former Aston Villa midfielder links up with Derry City

Rory Hale has signed on a one-year deal from Galway United.

# signing - Monday 31 July, 2017

From The42 Manchester United confirm Nemanja Matic signing Done Deal

Manchester United confirm Nemanja Matic signing

The 28-year old signs from Chelsea.

# signing - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

From The42 Cork City announce signing of highly-rated local defender Signing

Cork City announce signing of highly-rated local defender

John Caulfield makes preparations as Kevin O’Connor and Ryan Delaney could depart Turners Cross this season.

# signing - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

From The42 The child that inspired THAT Bebeto celebration has joined Portuguese club Sporting Sporting Memories

The child that inspired THAT Bebeto celebration has joined Portuguese club Sporting

Mattheus Oliveira was the inspiration for the iconic Brazilian celebration at the 1994 World Cup.

# signing - Monday 8 May, 2017

From The42 Sale Sharks add Springbok scrum-half Faf de Klerk Fafing About

Sale Sharks add Springbok scrum-half Faf de Klerk

De Klerk will replace the retiring Mike Phillips and departing Peter Stringer.

# signing - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

From The42 Ulster add beef to pack with signing of South African prop for next season Front Man

Ulster add beef to pack with signing of South African prop for next season

Schalk van der Merwe joins the province as a project player.

# signing - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

From The42 21-year-old Irish tighthead Jager joins Crusaders for 2017 Super Rugby Irish Abroad

21-year-old Irish tighthead Jager joins Crusaders for 2017 Super Rugby

The former Blackrock College student has taken another step up the New Zealand ladder.

# signing - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

From The42 Connacht confirm signing of Fiji international back row Dawai New Face

Connacht confirm signing of Fiji international back row Dawai

The 29-year-old has agreed a two-year contract in Ireland.

# signing - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

From The42 Jackman's Grenoble confirm capture of Connacht lock Muldowney Transfer

Jackman's Grenoble confirm capture of Connacht lock Muldowney

The 32-year-old is heading for the Top 14 next season.

# signing - Thursday 11 February, 2016

From The42 Ulster announce the signing of South African flanker Marcell Coetzee NIQuality Signing

Ulster announce the signing of South African flanker Marcell Coetzee

The 28-time capped Springbok will join later this summer.

# signing - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

From The42 Munster close in on Irish tighthead Andress ahead of next season Experience

Munster close in on Irish tighthead Andress ahead of next season

The 32-year-old has spent the vast majority of his professional career in England.

# signing - Monday 27 July, 2015

From The42 Leinster close to signing South African scrum-half as World Cup cover Transfer

Leinster close to signing South African scrum-half as World Cup cover

Conrad Hoffmann is set to join from the Sharks on a three-month contract.

# signing - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

From The42 London Irish have made another exciting signing for next season Transfer

London Irish have made another exciting signing for next season

Bob Casey has managed to get another deal over the line as Asaeli Tikoirotuma signs on.

# signing - Friday 10 April, 2015

From The42 Leinster announcement on Nacewa signing expected early next week Isa Isa Isa

Leinster announcement on Nacewa signing expected early next week

The 32-year-old is set for a comeback after two seasons out of the game.

# signing - Thursday 2 April, 2015

From The42 Ulster have signed an Australian out-half who previously trained with Leinster Import

Ulster have signed an Australian out-half who previously trained with Leinster

Sam Windsor will join up with the northern province from the Worcester Warriors in England.

# signing - Thursday 18 September, 2014

From The42 Toulon beat off Racing Métro offer to secure Matt Giteau's future Gits

Toulon beat off Racing Métro offer to secure Matt Giteau's future

The Parisian club had hoped the Australian would replace Johnny Sexton next season.

# signing - Sunday 27 July, 2014

From The42 Arsenal confirm signing of Colombian 'keeper Ospina from Nice Transfer

Arsenal confirm signing of Colombian 'keeper Ospina from Nice

The 25-year-old will compete with Wojciech Szczęsny for a place in the Gunners’ first team.

# signing - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Opinion: The rights of the Deaf community have just been spectacularly undermined

Recent claims by the Government that it would support the development of key services through Irish Sign Language have been seriously undermined by the news that one national Deaf advocacy organisation has been forced to closed down.

# signing - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

From The42 Simon Hick column: Humphreys vision has Ulster within reach of greatness Suftum

Simon Hick column: Humphreys vision has Ulster within reach of greatness

Along with the signing of talented Springboks, the Director of Rugby had a pivotal role to play in Ulster’s success.

# signing - Saturday 6 July, 2013

From The42 Tottenham confirm signing of Brazil international Paulinho Done Deal

Tottenham confirm signing of Brazil international Paulinho

The 24-year-old was a regular for his national side during their Confederations Cup campaign.

# signing - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

From The42 'If circumstances arise, and you might be forced to leave, then who knows' - Sean O'Brien Tempting

'If circumstances arise, and you might be forced to leave, then who knows' - Sean O'Brien

The Leinster flanker has backed Jonathan Sexton’s decision to make the switch to play rugby in France.

# signing - Friday 25 January, 2013

From The42 New signing Zaha needs time, Ferguson says Warning

New signing Zaha needs time, Ferguson says

The club will pay £10m (11.7 million euros) up front for the player, with the fee potentially rising to £15m based on his success.

# signing - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

From The42 So much for secrecy: Morne Steyn is off to Stade Francais says agent Morne Morne

So much for secrecy: Morne Steyn is off to Stade Francais says agent

French clubs have a proud tradition of not discussing summer signings. Guess no-one told Johan van Greune.

From The42 'There was a meeting Sunday between Sexton and Racing Metro chairman' Gotcha

'There was a meeting Sunday between Sexton and Racing Metro chairman'

We spoke to the French journalist that broke the ‘Sexton expected at Racing Metro’ story yesterday.

# signing - Sunday 6 January, 2013

From The42 Poll: Would James McCarthy be a good signing for Arsenal? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would James McCarthy be a good signing for Arsenal?

Reports suggest the Gunners are ready to make an £8million bid for the Irish international.

# signing - Saturday 29 December, 2012

From The42 Peace offering: Elwood and Schmidt make up over sandwiches Friendly Foes

Peace offering: Elwood and Schmidt make up over sandwiches

The Leinster and Connacht coaches chatted amiably post-match in the press room.

From The42 As it happened: Leinster v Connacht, RaboDirect Pro12 Liveblog

As it happened: Leinster v Connacht, RaboDirect Pro12

The Mike McCarthy signing added some spice to this interprovincial clash.

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