IRFU appoints former Galway United player as new coach development chief

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The IRFU has announced the appointment of Darragh Sheridan as the Head of High Performance Coach Development.

Sheridan will be responsible for the education and development of rugby coaches at all levels within Ireland with a particular focus on IRFU High Performance coaches.

The former professional footballer represented Galway United and Longford Town as well as Aston Villa, and was a research lead at the University of Stirling delivering the GAA’s Play to Stay Research Programme.