Brendan Foley

9 results

Anthony Foley at Munster training  at UL on October 13th of last year. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

The boys have incorporated Axel into a lot of things we do. It’s not something we talk every now and then about, and it’s not something I’m saying to (...)

Billy Holland: “I grew up with my father being involved with Munster, I love Munster and  Irish rugby and everything it represents.” Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Who doesn’t love a good family story on Test week? Particularly about a son finally following in his father’s controversial footsteps. The Hollands a(...)

Anthony Foley: October 30th, 1973-October 16th, 2016. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Anthony Foley, who has died aged 42, will command a prominent place in the pantheon of Munster and Irish rugby, having served his club, Shannon, provi(...)

People wait in line to pay respects to the family of Anthony Foley who lay   in repose in St. Flannan’s Church, Killaloe in Co Clare on Thursday. Photograph: PA

There are some things you take for granted. Things that are just a good part of everyday life, sometimes you don’t notice them, but they make life w(...)

Anthony Foley of Munster is tackled by Victor Costello of the rest of Ireland during a friendly in 2001. Photo: Andrew Paton/Inpho

It began with a rumour out of St Munchin’s College in Limerick. Brendan Foley’s son. Shannon had him for their glory years – the four-in-a-row. And th(...)

Munster Rugby fans place tributes outside Thomond Park in Limerick after the death of head coach Anthony Foley. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Anthony “Axel” Foley’s sudden passing in France sent shockwaves through Limerick, the home of Munster rugby, where fans built a shrine to the Reds’ h(...)

Terry Kennedy, son of former Ireland wing Terry. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

On February 2nd, 1991, Rob Saunders, made his debut for Ireland, the first of 12 tests, captaining the team against France in a Five Nations Champions(...)

D2 Private owner Deirdre Foley: her firm’s debts declined from €859,653 to €449,438

D2 Private, a company owned by property investor Deirdre Foley, who led the Natrium consortium instrumental in the winding-up of Clerys department sto(...)

Munster coach Anthony Foley will remain at the province until the end of the 2016-17 season at least. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

In a striking statement of faith in their head coach at a time of difficulty after three defeats in a row, including a damaging loss to Leicester in t(...)