Paul O'Connell rugby player
Paul O'Connell rugby player

Paul O'Connell

20th Oct 1979 1.98m/112kg Coach

RWC Preview: Ireland v Samoa

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Joe Schmidt vowed Ireland will leave nothing to chance when they take on Samoa in their final Rugby World Cup pool match.     Saturday's encounter in Fukuoka was in doubt due to Typhoon Hagibis,...

Devoid of ideas, devoid of energy - O'Driscoll stunned by Ireland defeat

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brian O'Driscoll believes Ireland have a huge amount of work to do if they are to challenge at the Rugby World Cup after a stunning defeat to Japan.     Joe Schmidt's Ireland came into the...

A look back at the Lions best moments

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the head coach being announced shortly we take a look back at some of the greatest Lions moments   Here is a look at some of the best tries scored:       Paul O'Connell...

Ireland legend O'Connell to leave Stade

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former British and Irish Lions captain Paul O'Connell will leave Stade Francais at the end of the season.   The ex-Ireland skipper took over as forwards coach of the Top 14 club in August but...

Paul O'Connell to leave Stade Francais - reports

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Ireland and Munster lock Paul O'Connell is set to leave Stade Francais at the end of the season according to French broadcaster RMC Sport.     O'Connell joined Stade Francais last...

Most Capped Test Side Of All-Time

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales captain Alun-Wyn Jones will reach an impressive milestone in the Grand Slam decider against Ireland this weekend when he makes his 134th appearance for Wales equalling Gethin Jenkins record.     With...

Paul O'Connell joins Stade Francrais coaching staff

1 year ago by Stade Francais Rugby

Stade Francrais have added a boost to their coaching staff with the addition of Paul O'Connell, who joins the French club as forwards coach. ✍☘ Le @SFParisRugby est fier d’annoncer l'arrivée...

Jacob Stockdale named Six Nations Player of the Championship

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

A memorable 6 Nations campaign for record-breaking winger Jacob Stockdale has got even better after he was named the 2018 Player of the Championship.   The Irish flyer bagged seven tries...

Six Nations U23 XV To Watch Out For

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2018 Six Nations kicks off in less than a month when Wales host Scotland at the Principality Stadium. Reigning champions England will begin the tournament as short-priced favourites to capture a historic...

Wednesday Evening Round Up

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Manu Tuilagi citing dismissed Following his citing for a dangerous tackle in Leicester's European defeat by Munster on Sunday, England centre Manu Tuilagi has had the citing complaint...