Leo Cullen rugby player
Leo Cullen rugby player

Leo Cullen

9th Jan 1978 1.98m/111kg Head Coach

Hogan to leave Leinster for Scarlets

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Skills coach Hugh Hogan will depart Leinster Rugby after eight and a half years to take up a role with Welsh outfit Scarlets.     Hogan, who has most recently worked as the contact skills...

Leinster's Academy Manager McNamara heads to South Africa

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby Academy manager Noel McNamara has been appointed to a senior coaching role with a South African URC franchise.   Noel was head coach of the Ireland U-20s from 2018 to 2020 winning...

Profiles of the 16 teams in the United Rugby Championship

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

In the wake of the exciting announcement of the brand new United Rugby Championship, scheduled to kick off in September this year, here follows the particulars of the 16 participating teams:     South...

The Connacht Team That Beat A Powerful Leinster Side In The 2016 PRO12 Final

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Five years ago today, Connacht claimed their first Pro12 title at Murrayfield.   The side coached by Pat Lam scored three tries through Tiernan O’Halloran, Niyi Adeolokun and Matt Healy.   Leinster...

Leo Cullen post-match reaction | Leinster 21 Ulster 17 | PRO14 Rainbow Cup

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hear from the head coach after Leinster's win over Ulster Rugby in Round 3 of the Guinness PRO14 Rainbow Cup.  

Michael Bent to hang up his boots

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After over 150 appearances for the men in blue, burly Leinster prop Michael Bent has announced his retirement at the conclusion of the current season.    Bent, a native of New Zealand, joined...

Leinster field three 2021 British and Irish Lions against Connacht

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Leinster Rugby team to face Connacht Rugby tomorrow in Round 2 of the PRO14 Rainbow Cup in the Sportsground has been announced.   Leo Cullen has made a number of changes from the 23 that...

Leinster Injury Update

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Head coach Leo Cullen has issued an injury update ahead of the Guinness PRO14 Rainbow Cup game against Connacht Rugby on Saturday in the Sportsground.       "Rowan Osborne (hand)...

100 up for Ross Byrne

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster flyhalf Ross Byrne will win his 100th cap for Leinster when the men in blue tackle La Rochelle in the second Champions Cup semi-final today.    The 26 year-old has been...

Electric battle at Stade Marcel Deflandre: La Rochelle vs Leinster

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Interest will be piqued around the rugby world on Sunday as two giants of the domestic scene face off for the first time in European competition.    Leo Cullen’s Leinster travel to the...