Jordan Coghlan will start at inside centre for Leinster in their opening pre-season game against the Northampton Saints at Franklin’s Gardens on Saturday. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Leinster coach Matt O’Connor has named a youthful selection for the opening game of the pre-season away to Northampton Saints at Franklin’s Gardens on(...)

As Leinster applied the finishing touches to their playing roster for next season without disclosing how long each player has signed for, Johnny Sexto(...)

 Gordon D’Arcy is one of a number of senior players who have signed new contracts with Leinster. Donall Farmer/Inpho

Leinster have confirmed that 21 players have signed new contracts to continue playing with the province next season and beyond and that Dudley born, (...)

Leinster’s Darragh Fanning tries to escape the clutches of Rob Harley of Glasgow: Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Leinster 28 Glasgow Warriors 25 Leinster went top of the Pro 12 leag(...)

Luke Fitzgerald had been named on the left wing for Leinster’s Pro12 clash away to the Cardiff Blues. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Luke Fitzgerald has been named in the Leinster starting XV for Thursday night’s Pro12 trip to play Cardiff Blues at the Arms Park (8.05pm). Fit(...)

Zebre’s George Biagi is tackled by  Leinster’s Shane Jennings. Photograph: Nando Vescusio/Inpho

Zebre 8 Leinster 31 Leinster rounded off a largely positive weekend for Irish rugby in Parma yesterday where they saw off Zebre to commandeer second p(...)

 Sam Coghlan-Murray (left) gets an outing with  Leinster tomorrow on the left wing against Zebre in their Rabo  Direct Pro 12 game at Stadio XXV Aprile in Parma. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

A stripped down Leinster team travel to Italy, probably to add to Zebre’s woes. With 13 players involved in today’s match in Lansdowne Road, coach Mat(...)

 Leinster’s Luke McGrath: crossed for a try in the 65th minute at Donnybrook. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Leinster A 23 Moseley 13 Holders Leinster made it five wins from five at Donnybrook on Friday night with second-half tries from Bryan Byrne, Lu(...)