# playmaker - Thursday 12 January, 2017
The 23-year-old centre was involved during the November Tests and is hungry for more.
# playmaker - Thursday 5 January, 2017
The Munster out-half backed his skill-set on a tough night in Galway.
# playmaker - Saturday 15 October, 2016
The 26-year-old New Zealander is enjoying linking up with Conor Murray.
# playmaker - Thursday 6 October, 2016
Pat Lam’s side are hoping to build on last week’s win over Edinburgh.
# playmaker - Saturday 17 September, 2016
Keith Earls is at 13 in an exciting backline, while Munster have picked a muscular pack for the Dragons.
# playmaker - Sunday 21 August, 2016
The Toulon star fractured his ankle in as the Wallabies were trounced in Sydney.
# playmaker - Thursday 16 June, 2016
Conor Murray and Robbie Henshaw are the only non-Ulster backs named for Ireland this weekend.
# playmaker - Tuesday 14 June, 2016
The former-Shelbourne-player-turned-Ireland-hero has spent a large portion of his career in the lower leagues
# playmaker - Thursday 2 June, 2016
The Ulster out-half is now favourite to wear Ireland’s 10 shirt in South Africa.
# playmaker - Thursday 5 May, 2016
The 20-year-old is hoping for further playing opportunities under Leo Cullen next season.
# playmaker - Friday 15 April, 2016
Barrett is up against Aaron Cruden and Lima Sopoaga for the Kiwis’ 10 shirt.
# playmaker - Tuesday 8 March, 2016
It’s been another frustrating tournament for Jackson, but Joe Schmidt might just feel the need to test an alternative to his starting 10 before bigger Tests come back around.
# playmaker - Thursday 11 February, 2016
‘I probably felt the way front-rowers feel every day, but as a soft out-half I just didn’t hide it as well.’
# playmaker - Thursday 21 January, 2016
Toulon have granted the 27-year-old permission to pursue his Olympic ambition.
# playmaker - Saturday 26 September, 2015
The Leinster man starts in the 10 shirt against Romania, fulfilling a World Cup dream.
# playmaker - Tuesday 25 August, 2015
The New Zealander may pressure Ian Keatley at 10, while also offering an interesting option at inside centre.
# playmaker - Saturday 1 August, 2015
The Ulster out-half says the game is slowing down more for him as he gains experience.
# playmaker - Wednesday 17 June, 2015
The German showed his quality, creating space for a precise finish, for his country tonight.
# playmaker - Tuesday 16 June, 2015
“Anyone who thinks we don’t have the players should look at the teamsheet of Northern Ireland.”
# playmaker - Wednesday 3 June, 2015
This is Pirlo’s game face. He’s THAT cool.
# playmaker - Saturday 30 May, 2015
The scored two tries on his return from injury for the Reds this morning.
# playmaker - Saturday 16 May, 2015
He kicked well, he sniped shrewdly and he put team-mates into space.
# playmaker - Tuesday 10 February, 2015
There was also a valuable win for Hull City that put Aston Villa into the relegation zone.
# playmaker - Tuesday 3 February, 2015
The 25-year-old says he is ‘feeling good again’ and is ‘fit to play’ against Italy on Saturday.
# playmaker - Thursday 22 January, 2015
The 22-year-old tells The42 about the many factors that led to him signing for Northampton Saints.
# playmaker - Saturday 20 December, 2014
The 24-year-old centre was named man of the match after the inter-pro clash at the RDS.
# playmaker - Monday 15 December, 2014
The 22-year-old was lively at Stade Marcel-Michelin, bringing his teammates into the game with clever passing.
# playmaker - Saturday 25 October, 2014
The 21-year-old has played a variety of positions throughout his young career.
# playmaker - Friday 19 September, 2014
June’s tour to Argentina saw the scrum-half getting up to speed with Joe Schmidt’s heavy demands.
# playmaker - Tuesday 9 September, 2014
# playmaker - Thursday 4 September, 2014
The 27-year-old has an ongoing issue with osteitis pubis, but says it did not hinder his pre-season training.
# playmaker - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
Leinster fans, Matt O’Connor and Joe Schmidt will be hoping to see a strong performance from the out-half on Saturday.
# playmaker - Saturday 19 April, 2014
The 23-year-old delivered an excellent attacking display in the nine-try hammering of Treviso yesterday.
# playmaker - Friday 4 April, 2014
The Ireland international will play a key role in sweeping defensively, as well as directing attacking play at Thomond Park.
# playmaker - Sunday 16 February, 2014
The midfielder set up a goal for the visitors, but Sheffield United powered home thanks to three second half strikes.
# playmaker - Sunday 12 January, 2014
The Kiwi scored 21 points for the three-time European Cup champions as they fought back to beat Castres.
# playmaker - Thursday 9 January, 2014
The midfielder took to Twitter to gloat about the extension.
# playmaker - Sunday 29 December, 2013
The Irish out-half kicked nine points for the Parisians in their home win over the European champions.
# playmaker - Saturday 23 November, 2013
“As a footballer all you ever want is the chance to play, and show people how well you can play,” says the Anfield favourite.
# playmaker - Thursday 7 November, 2013
Paddy Jackson is the man entrusted with the 10 jersey as Sexton sits out the Samoa game with a hip problem.