Donnacha Ryan set to team up with O'Gara

Donnacha Ryan set to team up with O'Gara

After five years at Racing 92, indications are that Ireland international second-row Donnacha Ryan will not be returning to the French Top 14 club, however, the 37 year-old seems set to join up with Ronan O’Gara’s coaching team at La Rochelle, according to a report in 


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Racing’s owner, Jacky Lorenzetti, recently told RMC Sport:  


"François Trinh-Duc will play in Bordeaux for a year, Donnacha Ryan is joining La Rochelle as a coach, Antonie Claassen will be a player-coach at Suresnes, Dominici Bird has unfortunately returned to New Zealand for personal reasons." 


O’Gara and Ryan were teammates at Munster for a number of years. Their combination in the coaching roles will be followed with interest. 

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