Ireland Rugby Crowned FIRA-AER Under-18 European Champions!!! Ulster Players Do Well – Congrats To The Team

Ireland were crowned FIRA-AER Under-18 European champions for the first time following an excellent 17-8 victory for Terry McMaster’s well-drilled Schools team over England. The Ireland side, sponsored by PwC, got on top in the opening half of Saturday’s final in Tarbes, with Blackrock College winger Conor McEllin crossing for a 26th minute try. Talismanic […]

Barney McGonigle Reports: France Rugby U19 I XV v Ireland Rugby U19 I XV 21st April 2011 Besancon, France

Pictured: Jordan Coghlan No 8 waits for scrum to engage The Ireland U19/U20 development squad continued to enhance the reputation of IRFU age grade teams playing recently in France with a hard fought, but well deserved, 7-7 draw against a much vaunted French U19 team. The game, played in Besancon in front of 8,000 supporters, […]