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Return of Dillane and Aki gives boost to Connacht for Champions Cup opening

Ultan Dillane has returned to the Connacht starting team to face Montpellier in the opening round of the Heineken Champions Cup in the Sportsground...

Jarrad Butler commits to another two seasons with Connacht

Connacht Captain Jarrad Butler has become the latest player to sign a contract extension with the province, committing to the end of the 2022...

Connacht gearing up to face the Cheetahs this month

Connacht are gearing up for a showdown with the Conference A leaders The Cheetahs from South Africa in the Sportsground towards the end of...

Connacht make three changes for opening home game against Benetton

Connacht Head Coach Andy Friend has made three changes to the starting lineup for their first home game against Benetton this weekend. The Italian team...

Mcallister makes competitive debut at Guinness PRO14 opening

Paddy Mcallister is making his first competitive start for Connacht this evening as they meet the Scarlets for their opening match of the Guinness...

Connacht buckling down ahead of Guinness PRO14 opener

The Connacht Rugby side have been hard at work at the Sportground this week training for the opening match of the Guinness PRO14. Connacht's first...

Connacht’s Heineken Champions Cup fixtures confirmed

Connacht will be starting their 2019/20 Heineken Champions Cup season on home ground against Montpellier on November 17. Full fixtures for the pool stages of...

Connacht Rugby pays tribute to the late Tony Browne

Tributes have been paid to the late Dr. Tony Browne who passed away this week for his lifetime of contributions to rugby in Connacht. Tony...

Connacht Rugby head to France for pre-season friendly

A squad of 30 Connacht players arrived in France yesterday afternoon ahead of Friday’s pre-season friendly against Oyonnax Rugby at the Stade Charles-Mathon. The game...

Connacht Rugby confirms Celtic Cup fixtures

Connacht Rugby have confirmed the dates and times for fixtures in their upcoming Celtic Cup campaign. The Celtic Cup kicks off with a home game...

Meet the Galway lads at the heart of Boston’s first professional rugby team

The greater Boston area in the US has just gotten its first ever profession rugby team in the New England Free Jacks, complete with...

Connacht to host neighbours Munster in pre-season friendly

Connacht will taking on inter-provincial neighbours Munster in a pre-season friendly, it’s been confirmed today. The game will take place at The Sportsground on Saturday,...
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