It has been a season of firsts for Fergus McFadden in the Heineken Cup. He scored his first Heineken Cup try against Racing Metro 92 and last Sunday's defeat to Clermont Auvergne was his first start in the competition
Pool 2 leaders Leinster are hoping to return to winning ways when they host Clermont Auvergne in a heavyweight encounter at the Aviva Stadium this Saturday. Check out our photos from the province's latest training session.
Click here to view photos of the Leinster squad training ahead of the 'Fever in the Aviva' clash with Clermont Auvergne.
Previewing Ireland's crunch RBS 6 Nations clash with France, Fergus McFadden told Irish Rugby TV: "People are talking about 42 years and only winning over there once. But it's really about us this week and if we can get our own performance right I think we'll be in a good place."
After playing in his final home international for Ireland and winning the man-of-the-match award in the 46-7 win over Italy, Brian O'Driscoll spoke to reporters at a press conference in the Aviva Stadium.
The Ireland squad are in Belfast this week for a training camp and took time out to visit the famous 'Titanic Belfast' exhibition where Paddy Jackson and Iain Henderson had their own Leo & Kate moment.
Ireland coaches Joe Schmidt, Les Kiss and John Plumtree gave an update on the squad, their reaction to the game against England and a preview of the upcoming clash with Italy at the Aviva Stadium today.
A mini camp in Clonmel last week ended with a visit to the world famous Coolmore Stud and a chance to meet champion racehorse Galileo. Rob Kearney was so impressed he nearly sang 'My Lovely Horse' in our latest #BehindTheGreen video
The Ireland squad and management went to Clonmel RFC this week for a two-day training camp. The prevailing bad weather made for some interesting conditions over the two days. Check it out in our latest #BehindTheGreen video.