Josh van der Flier rugby player
Josh van der Flier rugby player

Josh van der Flier

25th Apr 1993 1.80m/106kg Openside Flanker

Leo Cullen throws a curveball with Ross Byrne's positional switch

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having slipped to their first defeat of the PRO14 campaign against Connacht last week, Leinster have made an intriguing change ahead of their clash against Ulster this weekend with flyhalf Ross Byrne selected...

Three Week ban for Tom Wood

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saints flanker Tom Wood has been banned for three weeks for a dangerous clear-out on Leinster's Josh van der Flier. Wood had a hearing online on Wednesday, and he was subsequently suspended.   EPCR...

'Accidental collision' - Pierre Brousset's decision not to punish Tom Wood leaves fans puzzled

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster marched to a 35-19 victory over Northampton Saints in their second Champions Cup game of the 2020/21 season.   Leo Cullen's men were made to work hard for their win by a largely changed...

Match Report: Leinster cruise in Champons Cup opener

1 month ago by UltimateRugby

FT - Montpellier 14 Leinster 35   Leinster comfortably crusied to an bonus point victory in round 1 of the Champions Cup against Montpellier in France.   Leinster scored five tries to Montpellier's...

Ireland Team Named For Third Place Playoff

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has named his Match Day squad as Scotland come to the Aviva Stadium for Saturday’s final Autumn Nations Cup clash to decide third place. The uncapped Ulster...

No Sexton or Henshaw: How Ireland could line up against England

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having secured a comfortable victory over Wales in their Autumn Nations Cup opener on Friday, Andy Farrell's Ireland head to Twickenham to face Eddie Jones' England and will do so without two key...

Test Team of the Week

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A thrilling weekend of test rugby saw the Pumas notch up a first win over the All Blacks before the second day of action in the Autumn Nations Cup kicked off up north.   The Pumas were brutal and...

Ireland Name Autumn Nations Cup Squad

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland coaching group will reassemble the squad today at the IRFU High Performance Centre at the Sport Ireland Campus in west Dublin as preparations begin for the Autumn Nations Cup.   Ireland...

Six Uncapped Players Included In Ireland Squad

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland Coaching Team have named a 35 player squad to complete the final two rounds of the 2020 Guinness Six Nations Championships.   The squad which will be captained by Johnny Sexton contains...

Pro14 Stats Leaders: Most metres gained, turnovers & more

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

 Round 1 of the new Pro14 season kicked off this past weekend with some good displays from players who have had precious little time to rest after the conclusion of the 2019-20 instalment. The Irish...