Johnny Sexton

Ireland skipper Johnny Sexton sets sight on Triple Crown

Ireland captain Johnny Sexton said his side is determined to claim the Triple Crown as they face Scotland in the final round of the Six Nations at Aviva Stadium on 19th March.
16 March 2022

From the challengers to the champions – The Champions Cup returns

Ahead of the Champions Cup’s return this weekend, TRU’s Joe Harvey heard what some of the competition’s familiar faces had to say ahead of the big kick-off on Friday evening in Northampton.
9 December 2021

Ireland skipper Johnny Sexton sidelined for four to six weeks

Ireland skipper Johnny Sexton will miss his side's final autumn international game against Argentina to be played on Sunday following an injury.
16 November 2021

Johnny Sexton urges Ireland to be ready for New Zealand's 'intensity'

Ireland skipper Johnny Sexton has urged his side to be prepared for the physicality as they line up to face New Zealand in Dublin on Saturday.
11 November 2021

Johnny Sexton to decide on his future after Six Nations next year

Ireland captain Johnny Sexton said he will decide on his future at the end of the Six Nations tournament next year.
4 November 2021

‘World Cup on the radar’ – Johnny Sexton on Ireland’s mentality shift

Ahead of his team’s Autumn Nations Series opener against Japan on Saturday, Johnny Sexton spoke about building towards the Rugby World Cup in 2023 and looking over his shoulder at the talent emerging at fly-half.
1 November 2021

Andy Farrell lavishes praise on 'once-in-a-generation type of player' Johnny Sexton

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell heaped praises on skipper Johnny Sexton ahead of the upcoming autumn international campaign where they face Japan, New Zealand and Argentina.
29 October 2021

Massive disappointment to miss Lions selection - Johnny Sexton

Ireland skipper Johnny Sexton admitted that he was massively disappointed on missing out on the selection for the recently concluded British and Irish Lions tour of South Africa.
1 September 2021

"Durability” was a prime factor in leaving Johnny Sexton out - Warren Gatland

British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland has stated that Johnny Sexton’s “durability” was a key factor in leaving him out of the 37-man squad for the upcoming tour of South Africa.
7 May 2021

Leinster to be without Johnny Sexton for Champions Cup semi-final against La Rochelle

Leinster have been dealt a major blow ahead of their Heineken Champions Cup semi-final against La Rochelle on Sunday after skipper Johnny Sexton ruled out of the encounter.
28 April 2021

Johnny Sexton: Ireland will need their ‘best performance of the season’ to get past England

Ireland skipper Johnny Sexton is hoping his side can end their recent losing streak against England in their final Six Nations fixture.
19 March 2021

Johnny Sexton signs one-year contract extension with IRFU

Ireland skipper Johnny Sexton becomes the latest player to commit his immediate future with Irish Rugby Football Union after signing a one-year contract extension.
2 March 2021

Johnny Sexton to be assessed in Irish training camp next week

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen played down concerns about over Johnny Sexton's withdrawal during the recently concluded Pro14 game against Munster.
24 January 2021

Johnny Sexton determined to continue playing for Ireland

Ireland captain Johnny Sexton has confirmed that he has no immediate plants of a retirement following criticisms from former players and members of media.
2 December 2020

Johnny Sexton and Robbie Henshaw ruled out of Ireland's game against England

Ireland will be without their skipper Johnny Sexton and centre Robbie Henshaw for the second round of the Autumn Nations Cup game against England to be played at Twickenham Stadium.
16 November 2020

Sexton urges Ireland to show cutting edge in crucial Six Nations clash

Johnny Sexton has called on Ireland to be ‘clinical’ against France this weekend as Andy Farrell’s side target the Six Nations crown.
27 October 2020

O'Brien: Farrell is 'absolutely the right man' to lead Ireland forward

Sean O’Brien believes Andy Farrell is the ideal person to lead Ireland forward as they prepare for the upcoming Six Nations.
30 January 2020