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#Irish Abroad

# irish-abroad - Today’s News

Son of former Leinster captain Pim thriving in Australian club rugby

Sam Pim is part of a small Irish contingent at University of Queensland.

# irish-abroad - Friday 26 May, 2017

Irishman Shane O'Leary gets call-up to Canada trials before June Tests

The 24-year-old left Connacht at the end of the season.

Ex-Ireland Schools prop Jager to face Lions in New Zealand tour opener

The tighthead will be among those who get the first shot at the Lions next week.

# irish-abroad - Monday 22 May, 2017

Irish duo help Exeter into Prem final as Ryan returns to Top 14 with Agen

Marty Moore was part of a Wasps squad that also reached the English league decider.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 13 May, 2017

The IRFU is serious about bringing in Irish-qualified talent from around the world

Joe Lydon explains what he’ll be doing as head of the union’s new IQ Rugby programme.

# irish-abroad - Friday 12 May, 2017

Quiet build-up as quiet man McCall looks for Saracens to get job done

The English side defend their Champions Cup title against Clermont tomorrow in Murrayfield.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 11 May, 2017

From 'I set up the first Irish bar in Jakarta. It took 18 months just to get Guinness on tap' Irish Abroad

'I set up the first Irish bar in Jakarta. It took 18 months just to get Guinness on tap'

This former IT worker and salesman wound up as a pub owner in Asia.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Scarlets delighted with impact of 'absolutely outstanding' Irishman Beirne

The former Leinster lock has been in superb form since his move to the Welsh region.

Ex-Ireland centre Maggs joins as IRFU launch new IQ programme in UK

The highly-regarded Joe Lydon, formerly of the RFU and WRU, will oversee the new branch.

# irish-abroad - Monday 8 May, 2017

O'Connell on the scoresheet, Schmidt into the semis and all the exiles action

There was plenty of Irish involvement in England, France, Wales and Italy over the weekend.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 4 May, 2017

From The Daily Edge This Irish woman living in Dubai had a 'Mayo for Sam' themed hen party Up Mayo Wherever You Go

Ulster lock Treadwell's path points to Ireland caps under Schmidt

The 21-year-old has made a positive impression since his move from Harlequins last summer.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Former Leinster and Ireland U20 out-half McKinley called into Italy squad

The Treviso playmaker’s remarkable story in rugby continues.

Hanrahan's try, Scholes getting chances in Edinburgh, and all the exiles' action

We round up the Irish players’ involvements in England and France last weekend.

# irish-abroad - Friday 28 April, 2017

'I just hope I left the odd mark along the way' - ex-Munster player Coughlan set to retire

The former Munster number eight has called time on his playing career.

Ex-Ireland U20s prop Betts playing in Australia but will return to Leicester

The 20-year-old prop is gaining experience on the other side of the world.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 22 April, 2017

McCall believes Saracens can be better and sees brighter future for Munster

The Sarries director of rugby was impressed with Munster’s work rate.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

From Australia to axe the 457 temporary work visa Irish Abroad

Australia to axe the 457 temporary work visa

Thousands of Irish people apply for this visa each year.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Irish tighthead Oli Jager in line for second Super Rugby cap for Crusaders

The 21-year-old made his debut last month against the Reds.

# irish-abroad - Friday 17 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge 14 essential facts of life for Irish people abroad on Paddy's Day AWAY FROM HOME

# irish-abroad - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Irishman Prendergast appointed attack coach at French club Oyonnax

The former Munster scrum-half will hope to be working in the Top 14 again next season.

From Michael D Higgins: 'St Patrick's own life story was one of hardship and migration' Irish Abroad

Michael D Higgins: 'St Patrick's own life story was one of hardship and migration'

President Higgins described the Irish as a migrant people in his St Patrick’s Day message to those at home and abroad.

# irish-abroad - Monday 13 March, 2017

Irish out-half McKinley extends contract with Italian club Treviso

The 27-year-old has been in fine form since joining the Italians last summer.

From Online voting could be introduced as part of Irish diaspora vote Irish Abroad

Online voting could be introduced as part of Irish diaspora vote

Enda Kenny announced yesterday that a referendum will be held to let Irish people living abroad vote in presidential elections.

# irish-abroad - Monday 6 March, 2017

Connacht set to bring Coulson back to Ireland after three years with Grenoble

The 22-year-old loosehead prop is set for a move to the western province this summer.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 26 February, 2017

'Knocking on the door all the time, someone has to answer at some stage'

Irishmen Ged McNamara and John Farrell are part of the backroom set-up with Georgia.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

'You want this guy to come through again for Ireland, he's a class act'

Eddie O’Sullivan believes a move to England would work well for Ian Madigan.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Donncha O'Callaghan's Worcester shock Saracens

It’s just a third defeat of the season for the reigning English and European champions.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 5 February, 2017

'Apart from missing family, there's no real desire to move back home'

Former Ulster wing Conor Gaston is a key part of the set-up at Jeremy Davidson’s Aurillac.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

From The Daily Edge A new subscription box service for emigrants promises you tasty Irish treats every month Irish Abroad

# irish-abroad - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Schmidt welcomes Munster signings of Farrell, Hanrahan and Hart IQ

Schmidt welcomes Munster signings of Farrell, Hanrahan and Hart

The Ireland head coach has been in contact with the three Irishmen.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Ireland U21 international Keown switches Reading for Partick Thistle on loan

The son of former England international Martin Keown is set for a stint at Firhill.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 22 January, 2017

21-year-old Tim Schmidt chasing the professional dream with Toulouse

Joe Schmidt’s son is having a fine season with the French club’s espoirs team.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 21 January, 2017

What started as a backpacking trip turned into wearing Jim Stynes' number at Melbourne FC

Cavan-born Laura Corrigan Duryea is flying the tricolour in the Women’s AFL.

Madigan returns to Ireland under pressure to perform against Ulster

The 27-year-old out-half is still recovering full fitness after a recent injury.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 15 January, 2017

'They like to pick boys playing at home' - Ulsterman Whitten happy in Exeter

The 29-year-old centre has been an important part of the Chiefs squad in the last five years.

Irishman Tadhg Beirne thriving with new lease of life at the Scarlets

The 25-year-old has been impressing in the second row and at blindside.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Former Dundalk star bags a brace to close in on Wembley final

Mansfield Town are two wins away from the EFL Trophy decider thanks to Pat Hoban’s double.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

From Irishman in Canada charged with breaking into bank by driving car through front door Regina

Irishman in Canada charged with breaking into bank by driving car through front door

Police say Patrick Shannon assaulted police officers.

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