Leinster Issue Injury Updates On Some Key Internationals Named In Andy Farrell’s Six Nations Squad
Latest posts by Will Matthews (see all)
- Munster hit with huge double injury blow ahead of Champions Cup opener - December 4, 2023
- George North signs two-year deal to leave Welsh Rugby in surprise move - December 4, 2023
- Referee forced to step away following Rugby World Cup final TMO abuse - December 4, 2023
Leinster Rugby Head Coach Leo Cullen has issued an injury update ahead of the Guinness PRO14 game away to Scarlets on Saturday evening with some key notes on a number of Ireland internationals ahead of the Six Nations.
Injury Update – Available for Selection:
Garry Ringrose: came through the game against Munster Rugby with no issues after his recovery from a jaw injury and will link up with the IRFU squad accordingly.
Dave Kearney: is due to return to full training this week after a minor hamstring strain ruled him out of the Munster Rugby game.
Dan Leavy: is due to return to full training this week after a minor calf issue ruled him out of the Munster Rugby game.
Injury Update – Further Assessment Required:
Johnny Sexton: will require further assessment this week by the IRFU medical team after picking up a minor muscle injury against Munster Rugby
Michael Bent: will require further assessment this week after picking up a neck strain in training
Tadhg Furlong: will look to increase his training involvement this week after recovering from a calf issue
James Lowe: will require further assessment this week by the IRFU medical team as he continues to recover from his groin injury
Injury Update – Not Available for Selection:
Jimmy O’Brien: will be unavailable for selection this week after injuring his hamstring against Munster Rugby at the weekend
No New Injury Update – Unavailable for Selection:
Rory O’Loughlin (shoulder), Scott Penny (neck), Conor O’Brien (knee), Tommy O’Brien (ankle), Max Deegan (knee), Vakh Abdaladze (back) and Adam Byrne (hamstring)