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The abrasive backrow forward hangs up his boots this summer knowing he has blazed a trail on and off the field

Garry Doyle
10 May, 5:02

London Irish back-row Sean O'Brien is to retire from professional rugby at the end of the current season.

Kim Ekin
08 Apr, 5:11

Former Ireland flanker Sean O'Brien has expressed fears that Ireland are once again headed towards Rugby World Cup 'trouble' if t…

Ian Cameron
10 Mar, 6:49

Exeter have a habit of signing non-frontline players and unheralded Connacht centre Sean O'Brien has become the latest Rob Baxter …

Liam Heagney
03 Jun, 6:04

Despite joining London Irish last summer from Leinster, a serious hip injury prevented him from making his Premiership debut until…

Josh Raisey
08 Apr, 13:08

Ex-Wales midfielder Jamie Roberts earned kudos a few weeks ago by giving his flat in Cardiff up to the health service... now ex-I…

Liam Heagney
03 Apr, 5:32

Sean O'Brien made an impressive and long-awaited debut for London Irish despite his side being on the wrong end of a 39 - 0 drubbi…

Online Editors
07 Mar, 6:09

The ex-Ireland back row last played when chosen for Leinster to start in their Heineken Champions Cup final defeat to Saracens las…

Online Editors
05 Mar, 7:47

London Irish backrow Sean O'Brien is back in 'full contact' training following a hip injury that has meant he is yet to feature fo…

Ian Cameron
14 Feb, 6:44

There were fears Sean O'Brien's latest injury would mark the end of his rugby career, but he claims he is on the road to recovery …

Josh Raisey
19 Jul, 13:14

Question marks have been raised about Sean O’Brien's future after it was revealed on Sunday that the Ireland flanker will miss t…

Josh Raisey
27 May, 9:52

Leinster Rugby Head Coach Leo Cullen has issued the final injury update of the season and it has come with a sting in the tail for…

Ian Cameron
26 May, 10:26

A little under three years ago, Stuart Lancaster was an unemployed rugby coach with the ugly feat of overseeing England’s worst-…

Jamie Lyall
26 May, 4:36

Sean O'Brien would have stayed at Leinster for just £112k a year, the Irish flanker has suggested.

Ian Cameron
05 May, 6:18

Ireland and Leinster full-back Rob Kearney's playing future has been subject of plenty of speculation with his IRFU contract due t…

Online Editors
29 Apr, 13:33

As reported by RugbyPass last week, Leinster Rugby have confirmed that Seán O’Brien has agreed to join London Irish af…

Online Editors
11 Feb, 11:18