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

Josh van der Flier

25th Apr 1993 1.80m/106kg Openside Flanker

Squad Update: Leinster confirm 28 new contracts and 7 departures

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby has confirmed 28 new contracts for the 2020/21 season, while also confirming their list of departees.   With Covid-19 still impacting on the 2019/20 season, two players have been...

Rated: Ireland's Player Depth Per Position

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland may have failed to reach the semi-finals of the Rugby World Cup in Japan but there is a lot to look forward to under new head coach Andy Farrell after a promising start to his tenure during the...

Ireland Squad Update: Uncapped Leinster Sensational Called Up

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Andy Farrell has named 35 man Ireland squad that will train this week at the IRFU’s High-Performance Centre at the Sport Ireland Campus in preparation for their 2020 Six Nations Round 5 fixture...

Ireland Team Named For Twickenham Test

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has named the match day 23 to travel to London to take on England at Twickenham on Sunday 23rd February.   The starting XV remains unchanged from the win against...

Andy Farrell names a 36-man squad to prepare for England

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has named a 36-man Ireland squad to prepare for next Sunday’s Six Nations trip to England.   Garry Ringrose is the sole big name missing from the squad following...

Six Nations' Stats Leaders

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first two rounds of the Six Nations have produced rugby worthy of the tradition and excellence for which the competition is known. We now take a look at the stats so far and highlight the names of...

Recap of how the Irish teams fared in the Six Nations

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Senior Men   Ireland dashed Wales’ goal of a second consecutive grand slam yesterday at the Aviva Stadium as they emerged as victors with a score of 24-14 in a superb game of rugby.   Irish...

Ireland 'in a great place' ahead of England clash, says Farrell

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland's all-round performance hugely impressed coach Andy Farrell, who then warned England his side have plenty more in the tank.     Andy Farrell feels two battling wins to open the Six...

Ireland controlled the game against Wales, says Van der Flier

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland recorded a bonus-point win over Wales in the Six Nations, which try-scorer Josh van der Flier believes was fully deserved.       Josh van der Flier felt Ireland were in...

Ireland whip up Dublin storm to deny Wales record-equalling win

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With fierce winds and rain on the way, Ireland whipped up a storm of their own to beat defending champions Wales.     There were winds of change in Dublin on Saturday as ferocious Ireland...