Bryan Byrne rugby player
Bryan Byrne rugby player

Bryan Byrne

9th Sep 1993 1.78m/103kg Hooker

Carlow hooker Bryan attended Clongowes Wood College winning a Senior Cup during his time at the school.

Bryan plays as a hooker and has represented Ireland U18, U19 and at U20 level. He is a strong runner and reliable at set pieces.

He won the AIL with Clontarf in the 2013/2014 season and made his debut for Leinster in 2014.

April 2015 saw him being awarded a senior contract with Leinster following completion of his time in the academy, having previously played with the Leinster senior team in September 2014.

In April 2017, Leinster Rugby confirmed Byrne had signed a new contract with the province for 2017/18 and beyond.

He entered the 2019/20 season with 42 Leinster caps.

February 2020 saw the hooker join Premiership club Bristol Bears on loan for the remainder of the season.

Career

Clongowes-Logo Clongowes Wood College
Hooker
image (2) Clontarf FC
Hooker
image Bristol Bears
Hooker
2020 - present
leinster Leinster Rugby
Hooker
2014 - 2020