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Diageo Ends Sponsorship Deal With London Irish Over Jackson Signing

Paddy Jackson

Diageo, the parent company of Guinness, have chosen to end their sponsorship deal with London Irish following their signing of Paddy Jackson. The former Irish international was acquitted of rape following a court case last year and subsequently joined French side, Perpignan. Following one season with them, it was announced that Jackson had signed for London Irish, coached by Declan …

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London Irish Confirm Signing Of Paddy Jackson

Paddy Jackson

London Irish have confirmed that they have signed Paddy Jackson from Top 14 side Perpignan ahead of the 2019/20 season.  Jackson has been plying his trade with the French club for the 2018/19 campaign but due to the club’s impending relegation to the PRO D2, there has been plenty of speculation surrounding the future of the Irish out-half. Jackson will …

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Leinster Confirm Sean O’Brien Will Join London Irish After World Cup

Sean O'Brien Ireland abroad

Leinster Rugby have confirmed this afternoon that Sean O’Brien will join London Irish after the 2019 World Cup.  Leinster have released the following statement: The 31-year-old back row, who turns 32 this Thursday, is one of Leinster’s most decorated players, having come through the Leinster Academy system and having played 122 times for Leinster since his debut in September 20008 …

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Report: Paddy Jackson Edging Closer To London Irish Move

Former Ulster out-half Paddy Jackson is edging closer to a move to Championship side London Irish as his time in France looks to be coming to an end. Reports had emerged in December outlining that Jackson was in discussion with London Irish and according to the Irish Independent, a deal to bring the out-half to England is “virtually a done …

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Paddy Jackson Linked To A Move In England Next Season [Report]

Paddy Jackson

Paddy Jackson has been linked to a move in England next season according to a report in the French publication, Le Progres.  After 11 games of the current Top 14 season, Perpignan currently lie at the bottom of the table with no wins and just four points to their name. Their most recent loss came to Connacht at the Sportsground …

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Munster Get Preseason Off To A Good Start With Narrow Win

Munster got their preseason fixtures off to a good start with a 32-28 win over London Irish at Musgrave Park in Cork.  There were some familiar faces as former Ireland and Munster head coach, Declan Kidney returned to Cork as Technical Consultant of London Irish along with former Ulster Director of Rugby and Ireland coach, Les Kiss. Despite dominating the …

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Munster And Leinster Name Teams For Friday Night Preseason Friendlies

Munster and Leinster both face into preseason action on Friday with the kick-off of the 2018/19 Guinness PRO14 campaign just around the corner.  Munster will play their first preseason game (Friday 7.30 pm) of the summer against recently relegated outfit London Irish. The Exiles are now under the tutelage of former Ireland and Munster head coach Declan Kidney and former …

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