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

Josh van der Flier

25th Apr 1993 1.85m/105kg Openside Flanker

Henshaw returns for Ireland as Schmidt rings the changes

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Robbie Henshaw will make his first appearance of the Rugby World Cup after the centre was named in Joe Schmidt's Ireland side for the crucial Pool A clash with Samoa.   Henshaw has missed Ireland's...

Ireland player ratings vs Japan

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Cian Healy - 5   Conditions tough for the loose head.   2. Rory Best - 4   Ireland captain Rory Best pays tribute to Japan and says his team made unforced errors and fell on...

Carty to feature for Ireland against Japan with Sexton out

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jack Carty will replace Johnny Sexton at fly-half in one of four changes made by Ireland coach Joe Schmidt for the encounter with Rugby World Cup hosts Japan.   Reigning World Rugby Player of the...

Ireland player ratings vs Scotland

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland player ratings from their comprehensive win over Scotland.   1. Cian Healy - 7 Strong in the scrum as Ireland's front row all looked on point. Some big carries too.   😳 #IREvSCO...

Ireland Name Team For Rugby World Cup Opener

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt has named his team for the Pool A match against Scotland at International Stadium Yokohama on Sunday, 22 September.   Four players in the matchday 23 featured in the quarterfinal...

Predicting Ireland's team to face Scotland

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Joe Schmidt heads into his opening 2019 Rugby World Cup match with Scotland with a number of his front line backs under an injury cloud.     However, the New Zealander does have a full stocked...

Five individual performances that will keep Joe Schmidt on his toes

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland claimed a solid victory over Wales in their final home game before the Rugby World Cup which doubled up as Rory Best and Joe Schmidt's final test on Irish soil.     Ireland final run...

Rory Best captains Ireland In Home Farewell

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland captain Rory Best will win his 120th cap on his last appearance in the Aviva Stadium on Saturday afternoon.   The game also marks the final match for Joe Schmidt on Irish soil.   Best,...

Ireland Name Rugby World Cup Squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland coaching group have named the 31 man squad that will travel to Japan on the 11th September to compete at Rugby World Cup 2019.     The squad is captained by Rory Best who will...

Ireland Name Team For Twickenham Test

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland team to play England at Twickenham on Saturday has been named with Rory Best returning to captain the side which includes several players making their season start.   Hooker Best is...