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

Paul O'Connell

20th Oct 1979 1.98m/112kg Coach

Paul O'Connell Joins Ireland U20 Coaching Staff

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Munster and Ireland captain Paul O'Connell has taken up an Assistant Coaching role with the Ireland U20's for the upcoming season. Following his retirement from professional rugby in 2015, the...

Test Centurion XV

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Tony Woodcock (New Zealand)   Mr. Consistent Toby Woodcock was the cornerstone of a powerful All Black scrum that won two Rugby World Cups. A true All Black legend, Woodcock made 118 test...

Paul O'Connell comes up with one of the greatest ever sports quiz show answers

3 years ago by Rugby Dump

Former Ireland legend Paul O'Connell came up with an unbelievable answer to a question on BBC's long running quiz show, A Question of Sport. From just two letters out of 23, O'Connell and his team were...

Top 5 players in the modern era: Ireland

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Brian O'Driscoll     The second most capped international player and higest capped Irish international, O'Driscoll is a household name in world rugby and is regarded as one of the best...

O’Connell Returns in Academy Advisory Role

3 years ago by Munster Rugby

Munster Rugby can today confirm that Paul O’Connell will join the Munster Rugby Academy in an advisory role with immediate effect.   “Every club in the world would love to have an iconic...

Paul O'Connell Retirement Tributes from the British & Irish Lions

4 years ago by Rugby Dump

Paul O'Connell: Lions legend "Live up to the jersey" #ThanksPaulie Posted by Official Lions Rugby on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 This week's announcement of Paul O'Connell's retirement from all forms...

Paul O'Connell Retires

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Paul O'Connell has retired from all forms of rugby with immediate effect. After 14 years of professional rugby the Irish legend bows out after sustaining a hamstring injury during the 2015 Rugby World...

Thursday Round-Up

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

'England lost their identity' - Nick EasterNick Easter has said that England lost their identity during a disastrous Rugby World Cup campaign on home soil.The veteran number eight has described how England's...

If the 2017 Lions was named tomorrow

4 years ago

1. Jack McGrath - We expect McGrath to wear the no.1 jersey come 2017 but we feel he may have a fight on his hands for the red jersey along with the green jersey against team mate Cian Healy. Two...

Who will be Ireland's next captain?

4 years ago

After Ireland's disappointing 43-20 to Argentina in last Sunday's Rugby World Cup quarter final, a lot of questions have been asked about Ireland's playing style and their plans going forward. Joe...