Ireland

Paul
O'Connell

"WHEN YOU ARE COMING TOWARDS THE END YOU APPRECIATE THAT THERE WON’T BE MANY MORE OF THEM. YOU WANT THEM ALL TO BE GOOD DAYS."

Caps for Ireland

0

Date Capped

04.06.2014

Nation

Ireland

Position

Lock (5)

100 Test Cap Stadium

Estadio Centenario, Resistencia, Argentina

Against

Argentina

Paul O'Connell

Paul O’Connell won 108 caps for Ireland and 7 for the British & Irish Lions after making his international debut in 2002.
O’Connell was a pivotal player for Ireland during an era in which they won four Triple Crowns, a Grand Slam and three Six Nations titles. He was also an integral member of the victorious British & Irish Lions squad which beat Australia 2-1 in the 2013 series.
In a glittering club career with Munster, O’Connell also won the European Rugby Champions Cup twice, a Celtic Cup title and the Pro14 three times.