Joe McCarthy rugby player
Joe McCarthy rugby player

Joe McCarthy

26th Mar 2001 1.98m/119kg No 4 Lock

Key Moments: Springboks v Ireland

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland trained once between the loss at Loftus and then win at Kings Park. While that may be a good recipe here are some of the key moments in the game that saw Ireland level the series.   3' Eben...

Farrell Names Ireland Team To Face South Africa In Pretoria

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head Coach Andy Farrell has named the Ireland Match Day Squad to face South Africa in Saturday’s first Test at Loftus Versfeld Stadium (Kick-off 5pm local time/4pm Irish time, live on Sky Sports...

Easterby To Lead Emerging Ireland Tour To South Africa

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

An Emerging Ireland squad will travel to South Africa this Autumn to play three matches against Currie Cup and Super Rugby opposition, providing high potential players with an opportunity to connect...

Leinster brush aside rivals Ulster to claim semi-final spot

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster brushed aside Ulster 43-20 at the Aviva Stadium to book a BKT United Rugby Championship semi-final clash against the Vodacom Bulls in Pretoria next weekend. Converted tries from Robbie Henshaw...

Leinster v Ulster: Standout Players

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster welcomed fellow Irish rivals Ulster at the Aviva stadium for the third URC quarterfinal match of the weekend. Leinster outplayed and outclassed a relentless Ulster side to win the game 43-20. Let...

Ryan returns to lead Leinster

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The matchday squad contains over 2,400 Leinster capsThe Leinster Rugby team, proudly sponsored by Bank of Ireland, to take on Ulster in the Quarter-Final of the BKT United Rugby Championship tomorrow evening...

United Rugby Championship Quarter-Finals Team Announcements

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams for this weekend's Quarter-Finals of the BKT United Rugby Championship have been named with all details of match officials and broadcast information below. #MUNvOSP Three changes from...

Leinster team named for 2024 Investec Champions Cup Final

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Leinster Rugby team, proudly sponsored by Bank of Ireland, to take on Toulouse in the 2024 Investec Champions Cup Final tomorrow afternoon in Tottenham Hotspur Stadium has been named by Head Coach...

Aki And Wafer Win Player Of The Year

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bundee Aki and Aoife Wafer were voted the Players’ Players of the Year at the annual Rugby Player Ireland Awards ceremony in Dublin tonight. Following a fine campaign,...

Leinster team named for La Rochelle match

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Leinster Rugby team to take on La Rochelle in the Investec Champions Cup Quarter-Final tomorrow evening at the Aviva Stadium has been named by Head Coach Leo Cullen. Caelan Doris captains the team...