Derek Mcgrath

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It’s not dubbed the managerial merry-go-round for nothing: Kieran McGeeney is leaving Kildare and returning to his native county Armagh. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

So it’s not dubbed the managerial merry-go-round for nothing: on the same night Jason Ryan went before the Kildare county board to be ratified as thei(...)

Despite admitting the future of the ERC’s flagship tournaments has never been so imperilled, chief executive Derek McGrath maintains the rewards for resolving the current logjam have also never been greater. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The dark clouds gathered on a grim and wet day in Dublin which, seemed apt for ERC’s Irish launch of this season’s Heineken and Amlin Cups in Sky’s Du(...)

Leinster’s Leo Cullen, Munster’s Peter O’Mahony, Connacht’s Michael Swift and Ulster’s Johann Muller at today’s Heineken Cup launch in Dublin. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

As the European Rugby Cup (ERC) officially launched the Heineken Cup in Dublin earlier today, chief executive Derek McGrath reiterated that there is s(...)

An ERC graphic at the Welsh and English Heineken & Amlin Cup launch in Cardiff. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inphjo

Despite repeated assertions from English and French clubs that their Premiership Rugby and Ligue Nationale de Rugby representatives will not be atten(...)

ERC chief executive Derek McGrath during a press briefing for  the English and Welsh Heineken Cup launch at the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

Derek McGrath has insisted that “the door is still open” regarding negotiations over the future of European rugby’s prestige club competition the Hein(...)

The Heineken Cup trophy. Photograph: Getty Images

ERC has issued invitations to all signatories to the current European club rugby accord to attend a meeting in Dublin on Wednesday October 23rd in a (...)

Jonathan Sexton lifts the Heineken Cup trophy after Leinster’s win over Northampton at the Millennium Stadium in 2011

The Millennium Stadium in Cardiff — where Irish clubs have won three of their six Heineken Cup titles — has been confirmed as the venue for next seaso(...)

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