# sean-obrien - Today’s News
Joe Schmidt is frustrated not to have key men available, but points to chances for the ‘next tier.’
# sean-obrien - Yesterday’s News
And when you can expect to see them back on a rugby field.
# sean-obrien - Monday 13 October, 2014
First-choice 10, ball carriers, Conor O’Shea’s exciting ‘Quins, Luke Fitzgerald and Castres’ interest levels.
# sean-obrien - Wednesday 8 October, 2014
Head coach Matt O’Connor says the province ‘have to work out a different way to win.’
# sean-obrien - Friday 3 October, 2014
Walsh needed surgery in June to reattach three ligaments to his shoulder.
# sean-obrien - Thursday 2 October, 2014
We’ll Leave It There So: Seanie’s out, McGregor might have a new opponent and the rest of the day’s sport
Also, Joe Brolly needs to ‘examine his conscience’.
He will be a big loss, but Ireland have coped with his absence since 2012.
Leinster will look to the likes of Rhys Ruddock to fill the potential ball-carrying deficit created by injuries to O’Brien and Cian Healy.
Leinster coach Matt O’Connor has confirmed that O’Brien will be missing long-term.
# sean-obrien - Tuesday 30 September, 2014
The Leinster openside is seeking further counsel on the injury that keep him out for so much of last season.
# sean-obrien - Monday 29 September, 2014
Also, the latest on Sean O’Brien’s injury, Paul McGinley suggests his Ryder Cup involvement is at an end and much more.
Coach Richie Murphy took time to give a few more details on the injuries to Cian Healy and Sean O’Brien.
# sean-obrien - Thursday 25 September, 2014
The prop is facing a long layoff but the prognosis is better for Jack McGrath and Sean O’Brien.
# sean-obrien - Friday 29 August, 2014
This high school football player is an even bigger wrecking ball than the Leinster flanker.
# sean-obrien - Thursday 28 August, 2014
The flanker is raring to go in a new season after playing only three times in 2014.
# sean-obrien - Thursday 7 August, 2014
The Ireland international feels that he becomes a better athlete with each passing summer.
# sean-obrien - Monday 4 August, 2014
Intense competition in the blood for 17-year-old O’Brien, but she’s missing one ingredient for Rio 2016
‘You have to teach your brain to keep going when your brain says stop’.
# sean-obrien - Monday 28 July, 2014
Joan Burton, Peter O’Mahony, Derval O’Rourke, Liam Brady and John Hayes also feature in a star-studded video.
# sean-obrien - Friday 11 July, 2014
The 27-year-old is fit, fresh and motivated ahead of a new season with Leinster and Ireland.
# sean-obrien - Friday 27 June, 2014
The likes of Sean O’Brien, Peter Robb, Rory Moloney and Ciaran Gaffney will be pressing for senior squad inclusion next season.
# sean-obrien - Friday 30 May, 2014
Matt O’Connor has placed Zane Kirchner on the left wing after Dave Kearney’s season-ending injury.
# sean-obrien - Friday 16 May, 2014
Matt O’Connor has made eight changes, while there are surprises in both starting XVs.
# sean-obrien - Thursday 15 May, 2014
Everything you need to know before Friday comes.
The Connacht lock will lead Mike Ruddock’s squad during next month’s tournament in New Zealand.
# sean-obrien - Tuesday 13 May, 2014
The Leinster back row admits to some trepidation on his comeback last weekend, but is nonetheless raring for action.
# sean-obrien - Monday 12 May, 2014
The province will be without Richardt Strauss for their Pro12 semi-final against Ulster, but Eoin Reddan should return.
# sean-obrien - Saturday 10 May, 2014
SOB’s comeback, Ulster’s prospects in the backs and Connacht ending their season on a high all feature.
# sean-obrien - Friday 9 May, 2014
The back-row is desperate to help his team with their league run-in and prove his fitness to Ireland coach Joe Schmidt.
# sean-obrien - Thursday 1 May, 2014
One team heading for the south coast Sevens tournament has been attracting more than its fair share of attention
# sean-obrien - Monday 28 April, 2014
Coach Mike Ruddock has selected four players that featured in last year’s JWC, including captain Sean O’Brien.
Meanwhile, the province should be able to call upon Luke Fitzgerald and Eoin Reddan for the clash with Ulster.
# sean-obrien - Tuesday 11 March, 2014
The Leinster and Ireland rugby star has been working with Anthony Rainbow’s panel while he’s out injured.
Ireland no longer satisfied with “just competing,” says injured flanker ahead of Six Nations decider.
# sean-obrien - Friday 14 February, 2014
The Tullow Tank is 27 today and there’s a whole lot we can learn from him.
# sean-obrien - Sunday 26 January, 2014
In the end, the Heineken Cup champions got Ben Mowen and Leigh Halfpenny. Handy consolation prizes.
The under 20 lock has a big name, but is building a big reputation of his own.
# sean-obrien - Monday 20 January, 2014
The Ireland coach issued this missive before welcoming his squad to Carton House.
Midi Olympique is claiming, however, that Leigh Halfpenny has signed up with the European champions.
# sean-obrien - Thursday 16 January, 2014
The Leinster flanker is the man around whom Joe Schmidt’s Ireland plans will revolve.
The Leinster flanker says he had a ‘difficult decision’ to make but is looking forward to winning more trophies.