leinsterfans.com: Supporting Leinster Rugby
skip to content
Subscribe to the RSS Feed for this page


Match Report: Llanelli Scarlets vs Leinster Rugby

by Sarah Lennon, 2008-03-31

A tough task awaited Leinster as the League's top two clashed in South Wales. The Welsh region had inflicted Leinster's last league defeat at the RDS, and on that day Leinster had defended poorly. On this visit Leinster knew that they couldn't afford to repeat that performance or else their lead at the top would be eroded. The weatherman predicted a wet and windy evening, not suited to either teams expansive style and the weather lived up to its billing.
 > more

Match Preview: Llanelli Scarlets vs Leinster Rugby

by Jim O'Connor, 2008-03-28

It's a massive game for Leinster tomorrow evening against second placed Scarlets. Games between Leinster and Llanelli are generally great for the neutrals, with a remarkable 26 tries scored in the last three meetings between the sides. Whether we'll see such a free-scoring game this time is debatable, given the harsh weather forecast, but either way it'll be a vital game for both teams.
 > more

Match Report: Leinster Rugby vs Glasgow Warriors

by Sarah Lennon, 2008-03-25

It was back to the bread and butter for Leinster, in particular their international players. Leinster knew that their eight point gap at the top was not enough with crunch games ahead and that an emphatic was needed. Shane Horgan in particular was looking to mark the signing of his new two-year contract with a big performance.
 > more

Match Preview: Leinster Rugby vs Glasgow Warriors

by Jim O'Connor, 2008-03-20

Once again Leinster fans return to the Magners League looking for some cheer after another disappointing international campaign from Ireland. The Magners is the only show in town from here on in and Leinster have six games in which to secure the title for the first time since the inaugural season. First up is Glasgow in the RDS tomorrow evening.
 > more

Match Report: Connacht Rugby vs Leinster Rugby

by Sarah Lennon, 2008-03-03

The Sportsground in Galway was the setting for a wind and rain lashed match. Both sides had a lot to play for, Leinster knew that a win would help extend their lead at the top of the Magners League and Connacht had to pick up points to maintain a chance of reaching next year's Heineken Cup.
 > more