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Dave Kearney secures new Leinster Rugby contract

Dave Kearney secures new Leinster Rugby contract

Dave Kearney was among 21 Leinster Rugby players who had a new contract confirmed by the province this afternoon.

The Willville man joined names such as Scott Fardy, Cian Healy, Robbie Henshaw and Johnny Sexton in committing their futures to Leo Cullen’s side.

Kearney, younger brother of Rob, has 136 Leinster caps and has scored 29 tries. He also has 17 caps for Ireland.

Older brother Rob is already under contract for the 2019/20 season.

The full list of additions and departees is as follows:

Leinster Rugby – New Senior Contracts 2019/20:

1. Bryan Byrne, 41 Leinster Caps (LC), 12 Leinster Tries (T)
2. Jack Conan, 14 Ireland Caps (IC), 88 LC, 21 T
3. Max Deegan, 45 LC, 11 T 
4. Scott Fardy, 39 Australia Caps, 43 LC, 9 T 
5. Ciarán Frawley, 14 LC, 1 T 
6. Jamison Gibson-Park, 70 LC, 15 T
7. Cian Healy, 2 British & Irish Lions Caps (BIL), 88 IC, 2017 LC, 22 T
8. Robbie Henshaw, 4 BIL, 37 IC, 36 LC, 7 T
9. Dave Kearney, 17 IC, 136 LC, 29 T 
10. Hugo Keenan, 5 LC, 1 T 
11. Cian Kelleher, 7 LC, 1 T 
12. Rónan Kelleher, 2 LC 
13. Dan Leavy, 11 IC, 63 LC, 16 T
14. Fergus McFadden, 34 IC, 178 LC, 27 T
15. Luke McGrath, 10 IC, 112 LC, 29 T 
16. Josh Murphy, 21 LC, 1 T 
17. Conor O’Brien, 17 LC, 6 T 
18. Jimmy O’Brien, 7 LC, 3 T 
19. Hugh O’Sullivan, 14 LC 
20. Scott Penny, 6 LC, 2 T 
21. Johnny Sexton, 14 BIL, 83 IC, 159 LC, 25 T

Academy Players Promoted to Senior Squad;

1. Ciarán Frawley 
2. Hugo Keenan
3. Rónan Kelleher
4. Conor O’Brien
5. Jimmy O’Brien
6. Hugh O’Sullivan
7. Scott Penny

Leinster Rugby – Departees 2018/19:

1. Tom Daly, 12 LC, 2 T 
2. Mick Kearney, 51 LC, 1 T 
3. Nick McCarthy, 35 LC, 4 T 
4. Jack McGrath, 7 BIL, 54 IC, 145 LC, 12 T 
5. Ian Nagle, 19 LC
6. Seán O’Brien, 11 BIL, 56 IC, 126 LC, 20 T 
7. Noel Reid, 1 IC, 121 LC, 17 Tries

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